Quote Originally Posted by crispy View Post
I thought of that possibiblity also, but was worried that passive cooling would require a big case and some ventilation etc. How hot does it run while playing HD?

Another nice thing about the ION platform though is some of the boards have their own PSU's and being micro itx you can have a tiny tiny case
Never more than 35, with only 2 x 12cm case fan (almost inaudible).
The case is an Antec New Solution NSK2480 -EC with an integrated 380W PSU.