[mythtv-users] please bless this system
bertrandmuscle at yahoo.com
Mon Dec 12 07:23:12 EST 2005
ND-3550A is really loud and doesnt seem to fit very well into the case.
(It works, but not without some alterations)
> We recently bought a new Home Entertainment cabinet and of course my
> Devine 5 case won't fit into it so it gives me a good excuse to "need"
> a whole new system. I've had my share of buying hardware that wasn't
> compatible with each other and I'd like to be fairly sure this time
> around. This is what I'm thinking of getting, i'd love it if someone
> could point out any obvious problems they may see with it.
> Some questions in particular are:
> 1) does the mobo need an IDE hard drive as the boot device or can I
> use sata?
> 2) does the mobo support the vfd and ir from the LC11m?
> 3) does the cd/dvd drive fit in the LC11m case and is it easy to
> detatch the drive door face? (wouldn't think I had to worry about this
> but I found out the hard way)
> 4) Is there anything else I need?
> 5) do all these components play nice with one another?
> 6) Have people had good luck with using a micro atx motherboard?
> case: Silverstone LC11m w/pcie expansion riser.
> mobo: Foxconn 6150K8MA-8EKRS Socket 939 NVIDIA GeForce 6150 Micro ATX
> AMD Motherboard
> processor: AMD Athlon 64 3700+ San Diego 1GHz FSB Socket 939 Processor
> Model ADA3700BNBOX (2.2GHz)
> memory: Patriot "Extreme Performance" 512MB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400
> (PC 3200) Unbuffered System Memory Model PEP5123200LL
> hard drive: Western Digital Caviar SE WD2500JS 250GB 7200 RPM SATA
> 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive
> CD/DVD: NEC Silver IDE DVD Burner Model ND-3550A
> Graphics card: Albatron trinity NVidia GeForce 6600 PCIExpress
> Tuner Cards: two HD5000 OTA HDTV cards
> Thanks for anything you may pick out.
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