[mythtv-users] Looking for a Mini Mac/AOpen mini PC replacement

Craig Treleaven ctreleaven at cogeco.ca
Sat Oct 20 00:35:03 UTC 2007

At 4:15 PM -0400 10/19/07, Chris Ribe wrote:
>Just a nit to pick here, but I see this myth floated out there a lot.  A mac mini is not silent.  It is extremely quiet under light load, but it sounds like a jet aircraft when its fan starts going. 

I have two Intel Minis and they most definitely do not make any jet aircraft sounds.  Even while transcoding and playing back HD material simultaneously.  Maybe the old G4's did.  The optical drive does make some sound...but I don't find it distracting during normal use.


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