Summary: I upgraded the video with a 512 MB low profile Radeon 4650 PCI-E 16 card and took out the modem an installed a PCI-E X-1 USB card, giving me 3 more USB 2.0 ports. I could have used the slot for a TV tuner card, but use USB for that.
Summary: A DVI and/or HDMI port would have been nice. If it had HDMI port or DVI and SPDIF output (there is internal SPDIF out, but no external port. One can easilly add one. ) it would been great for HTPC. Removing dial-up modem and lowering cost would be also a good idea.
Pros: Small, Resonable price. 4GB RAM. It has PCI-Ex 16x slot. (Video card can be upgraded.)
Cons: Being small, it lacks in upgrade capability. There are 1 PCI-Ex 16x, 2 PCI-Ex 1x, and 1 PCI slots. However, PCI slot and one of PCI-Ex 1x slot is covered with power supply. This leaves with only 1 PCI-Ex 16x and 1 PCI-Ex 1x slot and this PCI-Ex 1x slot is already in use by dial up modem. Also the...