[mythtv-users] 2 Q: PSU for atom MB? Bluetooth remote?

Christopher Kerr mythtv at theseekerr.com
Fri Feb 19 10:21:37 UTC 2010


On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 9:18 PM, Christopher Kerr <mythtv at theseekerr.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 1:53 PM, Emmanuel <eallaud at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Well its not too late I have not bought it yet.
>> But I need a MB with a PCI Slot because I plan to put a good sound card in
>> that (good means almost hifi). This is the only one I found having a PCI
>> slot.
>> Thx
>> Bye
>> Manu
>
> Since you (probably) don't need high quality analogue inputs, just a
> high quality (I presume analogue, or you'd just be using the SPDIF)
> output, why not use a USB DAC?
>
> - Chris

To clarify, I do mean a good one (of the $100 to DIY, several times
that to buy, variety), not a Soundblaster.

Or, if you're an audiophile type who's heard somewhere that USB is
evil, any old DAC driven from the SPDIF output.

- Chris


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