Re: My first blue ray experence.
HTPC PQ is not much different from stand-alone with purevideo or that ati alternative, there is difference, but not much.
nothing that you will notice.
plus HTPC can do just so much more. BD playback, XBMC, other media playback, shoutcast, emus, tv recording, all in same box.
Windows 8 the next big failure, right after Windows ME