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Last response: in Systems
February 2, 2013 4:17:29 PM

well im pretty much a noob at this and i had the idea to make a server on the cheap side to just store things like movies,music etc for friends and family and was wondering is this list of products i have are good for such a thing or just suggestions in general on parts to get and things like that

Gigabyte GA-H61MA-D3V Intel H61 Micro ATX Intel N/A Micro ATX DDR3 1333 Intel LGA 1155 Motherboard

Intel Pentium G645 Dual-Core Processor 2.9 Ghz 3 MB Cache LGA 1155 - BX80623G645

Antec VP-450 450 Watt Energy Star Certified Power Supply

Seagate ST2000DM001 Barracuda 7200RPM 2 TB SATA 6 GB/s NCQ 64 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Bare Drive

Crucial m4 64GB 2.5-Inch Solid State Drive SATA 6Gb/s CT064M4SSD2

Corsair Vengeance Blue 8 GB (2X4 GB) PC3-12800 1600mHz DDR3 240-Pin SDRAM Dual Channel Memory Kit CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B

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February 4, 2013 2:01:09 PM

I'll move this over to the Systems section. You'll get more responses there.
February 4, 2013 2:01:40 PM

This topic has been moved from the section Opinions and Experiences to section Systems by Buwish
February 4, 2013 3:23:23 PM

The parts list seems to be ok, but it would be way easier to buy a one- or two-bay NAS box with a 2TB disk. They are designed for exactly what you want to do.