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Old January 25, 2011, 11:58 AM
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Default MSI Introduces AMD E350IA-E45 Mini-ITX Motherboard

MSI today officially announces the first mainboard Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) powered platform, the MSI E350IA-E45. Powered by an E350 APU with 1.6 GHz dual-core CPU and DirectX 11 Radeon HD6310 graphics, the E350IA-E45 offers all the features you could expect in the ultimate Home Entertainment Platform: excellent Thermal Design and stabilit... [ Read full article ]
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Old January 25, 2011, 12:29 PM
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Been waiting for this. I'm interested to see the BIOS on one of these things and this particular boards looks very simple with its design, 4 SATA ports is nice too. Gotta wonder about that tiny fan though...
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Old January 25, 2011, 12:35 PM
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Interesting, wondering what its price point is going to be. Could make an excellent HTPC.

INurHome, most of those small itx boards that have such big ass heat sinks are designed to run without a fan, some of them include them anyways. That said i dont trust the little dinky fan and on my previous D230 i'd run it either fanless or with a nice 120mm sitting on it, got amazing temps that way.
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Old January 25, 2011, 01:04 PM
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sweet im curious about price aswell, could make for a deadly htpc setup for sure. wonder how that combo will handle games too
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