I would like to share my experiences of connecting my HTPC to my projector. The following are my specs:
HTPC - Gigabyte EG45M UD2H motherboard with HDMI, optical SPDIF, DVI-D and VGA, ATI HD5850 card with HDMI
AV Receiver - Onkyo TX SR 605
Projector - Infocus IN72 (480p)
When I set...
I have just put together a HTPC with the following config :-
Case :- CoolerMaster HAF X
Power Supply :- Thermaltake EVO 650W
Motherboard :- Gigabyte GA-H55M-D2H
Processor :- Intel i3 540 3.06 GHz
CPU Cooler :- CoolerMaster V8
RAM :- 4GB, Kingston DDR3 1333 (KVR1333D3N9/2G) 2GB x 2...
another unreasonable order from the high command - now that you have an xtreamer Pro, get rid of at least 1 HTPC
so here goes
Blu-ray+HD-DVD+DVD playback HTPC
Intel dual core 45nm E5200 2.5GHZ oc'd to 3.33 ghz
4 GB RAM
750 GB HDD
iball 308 case
GA-EG43M-S2H (rev. 1.1)motherboard
I was just wondering whether anyone here use Mac mini as a HTPC to drive a FullHD HDTV?
If yes, can you let me know the pitfalls you have so far encountered?
Or any limitation that I must be aware of?
Did you had to buy a Streamer or Win HTPC as a supplement to Mac?
Did you had a need to...
After a month of laziness, I finally managed to upload my pictures to HFV. Very minor changes have happened in the 2 channel setup after the pics were taken, but the pics will be updated after some major changes I am planning :).
I started my journey with lot of questions...
Fellow HFV members,
It would be very helpful if we could all share what configurations we have for our HTPC's and Music PC's. I hope this thread would serve as a quick and good reference for anyone wanting to build such a PC.
Please list out the components. Also if you could, at the end of...
Sorry for the noob question, but what is the best way to connect a computer to a oldish tv that has only composite input ?
I have a lot of divx files that I normally run on my laptop - and I have been thinking of connecting it to my tv. The laptop only has a vga and a svideo port. From what I...