[mythtv-users] minimum (motherboard and AMD CPU) frontend

Jason umproko5 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 01:38:49 UTC 2011

What would anyone say the minimum (motherboard and AMD CPU) that could 
be used to play HD programs with an nvidia GPU (430 or 520)?

On 09/12/2011 11:00 AM, Jarod Wilson wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 10:30 PM, linux guy<linuxguy123 at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> The "P" variants of the Eee Box have the ION2 video processor, which does
>> What more does one need, other than an IR receiver?
>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ASUS_EeeBox_PC
>> If there is something better, I want to know about it as I'm about to buy a
>> few FEs.
> Note: there are Eee Box PCs that do have onboard IR.
> http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16883220050
> You can even suspend/resume that box via its onboard IR (its driven by
> ite-cir, I had one of these sent to me so that I could fix s&r).
> But its still an Atom CPU. I prefer either a Mac mini or a very long
> HDMI cable and some sort of no-LoS-required remote, hooked to
> something more powerful.

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