In today’s economy everybody is trying to get by with the cheapest and most versatile components they can. Toward this drive for lower cost there has been a rise in the desire for small low power multi-function machines to serve as home servers and media centers. Jetway a Taiwanese company has recently paired one of Intel’s powerful and energy efficient Atom D510 chip with their Mini-ITX board in an attempt to provide a versatile machine which can be used as a media center or home server it could also pull off a very light gaming rig with its included PCI-e X16 slot. The question is will the NC94-510LF be the perfect marriage of functionality and efficiency or will it be a disappointment.
- JetWay NC94-510-LF motherboard.
- Chenbro ES30086 Case
- 4GBram Corsair XMS2 ram
- 2x 250GB Seagate SATA drives
- Microsoft Windows Home Server ( a derivative of Server 2003 )