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Wanted 4k and atmos capable HTPC

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being a tech noob i would prefer to buy a prebuilt htpc with 4k and atmos playing capabilities with good graphic hardware for moderate gaming... budget 10-20k... please pm with offers... not looking for junk android boxes...
 

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being a tech noob i would prefer to buy a prebuilt htpc with 4k and atmos playing capabilities with good graphic hardware for moderate gaming... budget 10-20k... please pm with offers... not looking for junk android boxes...

Do they come in that budget? You'd spend half or more of that budget in just the graphics card and then a PC with basic hardware to support that card.

I would suggest an android box that can bitstream content to your receiver.

MaSh
 

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lol i am. totally aware of the pricing sir hence the used / pre owned route... i di have a apple tv 4k for streaming but since i download loads of torrents and blue ray movies i wanted a htpc to play/ download them
Do they come in that budget? You'd spend half or more of that budget in just the graphics card and then a PC with basic hardware to support that card.

I would suggest an android box that can bitstream content to your receiver.

MaSh
 

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lol i am. totally aware of the pricing sir hence the used / pre owned route... i di have a apple tv 4k for streaming but since i download loads of torrents and blue ray movies i wanted a htpc to play/ download them
Hmm alright. I have a Dell optiplex with a Corsair SMPS, Nvidia gt730 graphics card. I think this card can play anything upto h264. You can check the specs online and let me know if you would be interested.

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lol i am. totally aware of the pricing sir hence the used / pre owned route... i di have a apple tv 4k for streaming but since i download loads of torrents and blue ray movies i wanted a htpc to play/ download them
Even all the movies and the tv show I watch are from torrents only and shield plays them all with ease. Nd I noticed in HTPC the video is not smooth. So IMO go for sheild
 

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Even all the movies and the tv show I watch are from torrents only and shield plays them all with ease. Nd I noticed in HTPC the video is not smooth. So IMO go for sheild
is it possible to download directly on the shield? damn someone was selling and i just let it pass... but i was lookin more at bare bones pc yar sells on Amazon etc
 

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Hmm alright. I have a Dell optiplex with a Corsair SMPS, Nvidia gt730 graphics card. I think this card can play anything upto h264. You can check the specs online and let me know if you would be interested.

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is it completely built like a htpc i mean like the case etc... can you WhatsApp me or something the details, snaps etc? 9884143330
 

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My htpc is in the signature. Plays everything except hevc or h.265. Didn't see it stutter for files upto 50 gb in size.
 

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is it completely built like a htpc i mean like the case etc... can you WhatsApp me or something the details, snaps etc? 9884143330

No, its a Dell Optiplex Dell Optiplex 780. Mine is the left most one. I have set it up to work like an HTPC with an upgraded SMPS and Graphics card.

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Do they come in that budget? You'd spend half or more of that budget in just the graphics card and then a PC with basic hardware to support that card.

I would suggest an android box that can bitstream content to your receiver.

MaSh
The cheap Android boxes are a pain in the a** to use. I bought one with 3gb ram a year back. Went back to my old laptop as the damn things ui, is unbelievably old age. Except Amazon Fire TV, shield and mi box every other box is a typical cheap and local user experience despite the config. Despite configuring with better launcher, the thing had hell lot of bugs which was frustrating, made me sell it off. Someone else is suffering with it, but at the half price what I paid for it.
 

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The cheap Android boxes are a pain in the a** to use. I bought one with 3gb ram a year back. Went back to my old laptop as the damn things ui, is unbelievably old age. Except Amazon Fire TV, shield and mi box every other box is a typical cheap and local user experience despite the config. Despite configuring with better launcher, the thing had hell lot of bugs which was frustrating, made me sell it off. Someone else is suffering with it, but at the half price what I paid for it.
Ah okay. I guess the cheap Chinese ones should be avoided. The better ones I guess are still okay. However yes, nothing beats a computer with a decent processor and a graphics card. I use both a pc and Amazon stick. No complaints.

MaSh
 
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