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Lifehacker $500 Dream Media Center

Compatibility: See notes below.

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CPU AMD A4-5300 3.4 GHz Dual-Core Processor
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$100.32
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$100.32
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Motherboard ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+ Mini ITX FM2+ Motherboard
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Memory Corsair XMS3 4 GB (2 x 2 GB) DDR3-1600 Memory
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$114.59
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Storage Western Digital WD Green 2 TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive
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Case Apex MI-008 Mini ITX Tower Case w/250 W Power Supply
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$50.99
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$56.98
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Optical Drive LG UH12NS30 Blu-Ray Reader, DVD/CD Writer
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Operating System Microsoft Windows 8.1 OEM 64-bit
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Base Total: $265.90
Shipping: $5.99
Total: $271.89
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Compatibility Notes

  • Note:ASRock FM2A88X-ITX+ Mini ITX FM2+ Motherboard has an onboard USB 3.0 header, but the Apex MI-008 Mini ITX Tower Case w/250 W Power Supply does not have front panel USB 3.0 ports.
  • Note:Some physical dimension restrictions cannot (yet) be automatically checked, such as cpu cooler / RAM clearance with modules using tall heat spreaders.

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