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Old 02-18-2010, 01:06 AM   #1
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Default What do you thing would be better

a HTPC or a Sling Media Slingbox Pro HD
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Old 02-18-2010, 01:28 AM   #2
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HTPC. By a large margin. Especially if you get things such as netflix, blu-ray, DVR, etc.

I have one. Its also epic for gaming. 50 inch 1080p plasma monitor = win
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so what are the specs on your htpc?
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HAHAHA Mine is an epic gaming PC as well.

Mobo:ECS A70GM-A black series
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RAM:4 GB crucial DDR2 1066
Graphics: ATI HD 4850 x2
HDD: 1.5 TB seagate barracuda
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Old 02-19-2010, 12:56 AM   #5
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What would i need for a great running htpc
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Old 02-19-2010, 01:52 AM   #6
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What do you intend to use it for?

Also, do you have a 1080p TV or less?
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normal tv going to upgrade in the future......how hard is a htpc to put together for a beginner...I have never put together my own pc yet...how much trouble do you think i would have?
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