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Old 12-04-09, 03:55 AM   #9
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Default Re: Improved ION IGP w/better VDPAU support?

Originally Posted by jalyst View Post
Also, I think I recall seeing an ITX mobo that actually used Core2 CPU's and the same sort of IGP, guess it'd have much more of a premium though...
One of the most compelling part of ION chipset is that it's a low power, low heat device, that can be connected to a low power, low heat CPU (Atom(s)). Use an integrated chipset like nvidia 9300 with a Core2 and you loose half of the compelling, in my humble opinion.
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