Build me a Media PC 2010 Tags: Build Movies Hard Drives Systems Last response: July 6, 2010 11:23 AM in Systems Share tock90 July 6, 2010 6:52:27 AM Hey im after a fairly budget media PC (storing and watching movies mainly) Want to run 6 1TB HDD in RAID5 Array. (this is my main stipulation) I use mainly Umart as my buying site Im in Aus, if that makes any difference. Dont need all the extra bits and bobs just the box and its contents. Cheers Troy More about : build media 2010 Mark Heath July 6, 2010 7:58:59 AM G'day (evening anyway) mate! (from a fellow aussie) What sort of budget are you looking at? m 0 l tock90 July 6, 2010 8:08:20 AM including the $500 on storage, around $1000 The main issue im having atm is find a board that has 8 SATA ports and will run Raid 5 on 6 Drives, while still only using a cheaper intel Duel core with a 755 socket. Cheers m 0 l Related resources [Help] Nov 9, 2010 $750-800 Gaming pc! Help me Build it! - Forum Help me build a budget Media PC under $500 - Forum Can you recommend a HD media PC build for me? - Forum Build me a cheap media PC - Forum Media Center PC build. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mark Heath July 6, 2010 8:20:17 AM I'm no expert at media pcs etc, but maybe look at an i3 530 with its integrated graphics or AMD Athlon x3 4xx (440/445) m 0 l Mark Heath July 6, 2010 11:23:02 AM err...... do you want me to post in the new thread? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI want to build a small media pc Forum Plz suggest me best pc games of 2010 Forum Solved$650 PC for mainly Gaming, Home Media/Streaming, and Light Adobe work. First Build. Forum SolvedHow do I build a PC media hub for use with my 1920x1080 55 inch tv? Forum Mini Media PC Build, HTPC, ITX, HDMI, USB 3 Forum Solved1st $1100 PC build, any suggestions for a multi-task/multi-media setup? Forum Solved1st PC Build (Gaming/Mutli-Media Editing) Forum SolvedNew Build, Media PC with ability to do basic office needs Forum SolvedBuild me a gaming PC (Budget £2,500) Forum SolvedHelp me build a gaming pc. Forum SolvedSomeone help me build a custom pc for 600-700$ Forum SolvedBuild me a PC plez Forum SolvedBuild me a gaming PC (Budget £1800) Forum SolvedNeed advice to build a Workstation + media PC Forum Solved900 pound ($1470 dollar) Gaming PC Build - Check for me? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !