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    Lightbulb Please recommend an Micro-ATX FM2+ (Kaveri) Motherboard for Media Centre

    Could you guys recommend a decent Motherboard for an Micro ATX Kaveri build.

    I wouldn't be adverse to having some luxury features, such as decent audio!

    Don't really have a max budget, I would however like good value for the number of features!

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    Re: Please recommend an Micro-ATX FM2+ (Kaveri) Motherboard for Media Centre

    This motherboard looks decent:

    http://www.scan.co.uk/products/asus-...-dvi-hdmi-matx

    The ones with enhanced audio tend to be ATX ones.


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    Re: Please recommend an Micro-ATX FM2+ (Kaveri) Motherboard for Media Centre

    Thanks CAT. It looks pretty good. I've also had my eye on this:

    http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Compo...roductId=58986

    How does that compare, is the quality / longevity with Asrock good?

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    Re: Please recommend an Micro-ATX FM2+ (Kaveri) Motherboard for Media Centre

    It looks OK but lacks VRM cooling which might limit overclocking.


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