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LilSnoop40    6

besides the apple tv 2 is there a comparable box that you can install XBMC on?

thanks

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Detection    2,256

Raspberry Pi runs a version called XBian

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LilSnoop40    6

is this does wifi and cant handle the streaming of navi-x or others?

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Detection    2,256

is this does wifi and cant handle the streaming of navi-x or others?

thanks

You can add a wifi USB dongle - I haven't tried navi-x so not sure about that -

This is the Raspberry Pi, its a small Linux board for ?25

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LilSnoop40    6

if you were to get one that has wifi or can support it and handles the likes of navi-x for crisp playback what would you suggest. i have used appletv 2 and that runs smooth wondering what would be a comparable choice if you couldn't get an appletv 2?

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BobSlob    103

I use a Pivos Xios (which has a custom linux build of xbmc) that is actively supported by the XBMC team itself.

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LilSnoop40    6

Bob, have u tried navi-x or similar and it runs smooth with the playback.

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BobSlob    103

I havent, but I will. They just recently release new firmware that'll I'll update to and post back the results.

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LilSnoop40    6

Detection, the Raspberry Pi board you speak of can you get one fully loaded already to go in a case or must you program it and all.

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cybertimber2008    43

You must put raspbian or xbian (I recommend raspbian, just my 2c) onto an SD card.

You can order a raspberry pi + case + SD card + wifi together...

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Detection, the Raspberry Pi board you speak of can you get one fully loaded already to go in a case or must you program it and all.

thanks

The Pi comes without an OS, but creating one is very easy, just download the OS you want, use DiskImager to copy it to the SDCard and then put the SDCard in the Pi and turn it on, done :)

This is the best XBMC for the Pi, I use it to watch a film most nights on my Pi

http://www.xbian.org/

And other OS's too

http://www.raspberrypi.org/downloads

http://www.raspberry...wforum.php?f=18

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