thanks tiny voices, i was planning to have the local content on a NAS (as stated in op). do you think this would not be a good idea and i should add storage to the htpc? was planning to use it only to run the plex server/client and nothing else. thanks and cheers!
thanks smorizio. would you pair the Pentium G2020 with a dedicated graphic card? i would loose the hd4000 included w my proposed cpu...will def replace power supply with your recommendation (seems cheaper and better