This isn't flashy but gets the job done. No bells, whistles or led's. This was my old HTPC before I built " Awww how cute " ( http://pcpartpicker.com/b/bRD8TW ). I decided to clean her up and rebuild it. Went to the AMD 5350 because of size, low heat and power, in " Awww how cute " I'm pretty much just using it to stream and has two web cams hooked to it for security, so this old pc was overkill and eating up more power. Anyway, this started off with a i5-4570 that i worked out a deal with a friend for $75. I went with Asus B85M-G Micro because it had hdmi, usb 3 and was micro ATX to fit a smaller case. I used a Cougar spike case because it was cheap. I like the case overall, but the cable management is well, there isn't any. So if you use this case, a modular power supply would be best. I didn't get a modular power supply, I used the Corsair CX430, on sale and rebates I think it was $20 bucks. Now, before I start getting the " O those are horrible, unreliable junk" I have used at least 6 of these in the past with ZERO failures. This one was used in this build originally and ran 24/7 for well over two years, so it will continue life in this rebuild. I had two used drives to use a 128Gb Samsung SSD for the OS and apps and 500GB Seagate for mass storage. I threw in a old dvd/cd drive in case I needed it watch/install something that isn't online. The ram was pieced together from pc upgrades and what not. The Gigabyte HD6570 isn't anything special but I bought it a while ago off ebay and its gets the job done, considering I don't know what I'm going to be using this pc for other than some basic desktop functions. I used Windows 10 home because, well its about the cheapest version of Windows you can get.