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Installing WHS on Shuttle KPC K-4500 RRS feed

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  • Hi,

    Im trying to find low-end hardware to install WHS and thind KPC might be an ideal candidate.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16856101065

    General
    Brand     Shuttle
    Series     KPC
    Model     K-4500-RS
    Color     Black
    Processor     Intel Celeron 430
    Memory     512MB DDR2
    Hard Drive     80GB
    Ethernet     10MB/s,100MB/s,1GB/s
    CPU Type     Intel Celeron 430
    CPU Socket     LGA775
    FSB     1333/1066MHz
    CPU Speed     1.8 GHz
    CPU L2 Cache     512K

    Motherboard
    North Bridge     Intel 945GC
    South Bridge     Intel ICH7
    PCI     1

    Memory
    Memory slot     2 x 240Pin
    Memory Capacity     512MB
    Memory Type     DDR2 677/533
    Max Memory Supported     2GB

    Hard Drive
    HD Capacity     80GB
    HD Interface     SATA

    Communications
    First LAN     Marvell 88E8056
    Wireless LAN     WiFi (Optional Shuttle PN20 802.11a/g)
    Max LAN Speed     10/100/1000Mbps

    Power Supply
    Input     110~240V AC
    Power Supply     100W

    Physical Spec
    Dimensions     11.0" x 7.5" x 6.7"

    Has anyone tried to install WHS on this PC!? what issues might show-up!? Driver compatibility!?

    Thanks
    Sri.
    Thursday, April 17, 2008 1:13 AM

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  • I've had WHS installed on my KPC for about 3 months now, have not had ONE issue with the hardware or software.

     

    I got

    1gb 667 DDR2 kingston value ram

    Intel Celeron 420 1.6 Ghz 35w

    Two WD 500gb HDD's, one is their 5400-7200 green drives

     

     

    Works perfect, quite, fast and very little power is used.

     

    I did buy a 92mm vantec fan for the back, the loudest fan is still probably the PSU.

     

     

    Tuesday, July 1, 2008 10:14 PM