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iBUYPOWER Unveils M8 Mini-ITX Gaming PCs

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Sometimes it's not a matter of what you have, but what you do with it. The ideal situation is when you can do what you want in style. Introducing a new line of iBUYPOWER gaming systems designed with performance, aggressiveness, and an all-around dash of awesome.

Designed by BMW Group Designworks USA and manufactured by Asrock, the new M8 Chassis at iBUYPOWER brings aggressive yet sophisticated design to PC gaming enthusiasts. Best of all, it comes equipped with nearly all necessary parts on tow. Each M8 system built by iBUYPOWER is ready for the CPU, GPU and storage options of your choosing. Everything else is built into the system. This means that quality and consistency are maintained from the factory. Every component is thoroughly tested and validated - all you have to do is determine how fast you want to go!

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Every component is thoroughly tested and validated - all you have to do is determine how fast you want to go!
..just like all the other manufacturers.

I think it's worth quoting the entry level PC here just to show how much extra the "BMW" name costs:
ASRock M8 Gaming Case
Intel Core i3 4130 Processor
ASRock Z87-M8 Motherboard
8GB DDR3-1600 Memory
Intel HD Integrated Video
1TB HDD
Slot Load DVDRW
Windows 8.1 64-Bit

$999
 
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How on bloody Earth "gaming" and "Intel HD Integrated Video" go together in one sentence?
 
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How on bloody Earth "gaming" and "Intel HD Integrated Video" go together in one sentence?
I suspect there's a lot of pain involved.
 

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How on bloody Earth "gaming" and "Intel HD Integrated Video" go together in one sentence?
The top end Iris Pro is faster than AMD APU's. Not exactly gaming, but they're not that slow..
 
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How on bloody Earth "gaming" and "Intel HD Integrated Video" go together in one sentence?
the M8 is a barebone system, you are expected to buy your own graphics card, supposedly.
 
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Link doesn't even work here, I can't find this machine on their website.
 
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