Okay, I've been racking my brain on which way to go with a new HTPC. I want to be able to stream HD from Netflix and also view media from my NAS on my wired home network. I've built an intel and an AMD version using newegg's wishlist feature, which is pretty handy by the way, and cannot decide which will be better. AMD is cheaper but cheaper is not always better and I don't want to have regrets after building because I chose to save 50 bucks by going the AMD route. Can anyone who has built recently please weigh in and share your thoughts with me?
This is my current proposed Intel based system (subtotal $559.93):