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    Are E3iO Custom Car PC's Any Good?

    im looking at getting a custom built E3iO Car PC. the reason im looking at them is they are fully tested before leaving shop. they also have built in audio amps 4x 50w and radio tuners that uses the car antenna. im looking at there biggest baddest car pc called the 2DIN CAR PC MINI ITX V2 GEN4. below are the specks ill be getting just because i like power pc's and im putting in a mini van for high end entertainment. down the road i hope to build in a 24" computer monitor in the back so people can game lol. there some things i want get from mp3car as well like the sirius usb interface. but my question is this a good way to do it buy it built with internal radio tuner and audio amp?

    2DIN Car PC Mini ITX V2 GEN4
    Specifications
    Case 7" Double DIN
    Form Factor Mini ITX
    Processor Intel Core i3
    CPU Microarchitecture Haswell
    Memory Architecture Dual-Channel
    Storage Devices Interface SATA III (6 Gb/s)
    USB Technology USB 3.0 Backward Compatibility
    eSATA (External SATA) Yes
    WiFi Yes
    Bluetooth Yes
    Estimated Construction Time 2-3 Weeks
    $2270.00

    PC Case
    2DIN Car PC includes:

    2DIN Car PC is designed, assembled and optimized to enjoy many of the features of a car stereo in a computer.
    Double DIN 7" Touch Screen LCD.
    Audio Amplifier 4 Ch 50W per channel.
    Microphone.
    USB GPS Receiver.
    FM Radio.
    Bluetooth.
    Wi-Fi.
    USB 2.0, USB 3.0.
    Screen Remote Control.
    Harness Cable.

    2DIN Car PC Case optimized by E3iO / 7" Samsung Touch Screen with Customizable buttons

    Motherboard
    ASRock H81M-ITX LGA 1150 Intel® H81 Support 4th GEN Intel CPUs - Mini ITX Motherboard

    Processor
    Intel Core i7-4770S Haswell 3.1GHz LGA 1150 Quad-Core Intel HD Graphics 4000

    Memory
    16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 1600MHz (E3iO Certified Memory)

    Hard Drive (OS)
    IMPORTANT: Select SSD as primary boot option to get ultimate performance of your custom gaming computer.
    SSD Samsung 840 EVO Series 1TB 2.5" SATA III (Internal SSD)

    Navigation System
    CoPilot Live, North America Maps

    Car PC Accesories
    Steering Wheel Control PC Interface

    OBD II Scan Tool
    OBDLink SX OBD-II Scan Tool USB Interface + DashCommand™ Software

    Operating System
    Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-bit - Free Upgrade form Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit

    Warranty
    Lifetime Customer Support with 1 Year Parts and Labor Warranty

    Free Shipping
    FREE UPS Ground Service Shipping for United States Only.

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    The hardware is good but be aware that 9" deep is very deep and don't include the extra 2" you will need for wires, plugs, and connectors.

    I built one using the same case and screen, and had to do serious dash cutting to fit it in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rray View Post
    The hardware is good but be aware that 9" deep is very deep and don't include the extra 2" you will need for wires, plugs, and connectors.

    I built one using the same case and screen, and had to do serious dash cutting to fit it in.

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    acording to crutchfield.com Usable space behind your dash for a new stereo:9.845" in a 05 buick Terraza. ther is a shorter version too but specks nmot as good maxed out but it is only 6 3/4" deep its called the 2DIN CAR PC M-ITX V2 SMALL EDITION
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    but will this still be able to gam,e via hdmi on a 24" tv in back i wonder

    2DIN Car PC Mini ITX V2 Small Edition
    $2225.00
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    2DIN Car PC includes:

    2DIN Car PC is designed, assembled and optimized to enjoy many of the features of a car stereo in a computer.
    Double DIN 7" Touch Screen LCD.
    Just 6 3/4" deep.
    Audio Amplifier 4 Ch 50W per channel.
    Microphone.
    USB GPS Receiver.
    FM Radio.
    Bluetooth.
    Wi-Fi.
    USB 2.0.
    Screen Remote Control.
    Harness Cable.

    Motherboard
    Ultrathin Mini-ITX Motherboard Intel® HM67 Express Chipset [Details] Details of Ultrathin Mini-ITX Motherboard Intel® HM67 Express Chipset

    Processor
    Intel® Core™ i7-2637M 4M Cache, 1.7GHz up to 2.8GHz Intel® HD Graphics 3000 [+$89.00] [Details] Details of Intel® Core™ i7-2637M 4M Cache, 1.7GHz up to 2.8GHz Intel® HD Graphics 3000

    Memory
    8GB 204-Pin DDR3 SO-DIMM 1333 (E3iO Certified Memory) [+$32.00] [Details] Details of 8GB 204-Pin DDR3 SO-DIMM 1333 (E3iO Certified Memory)

    Hard Drive (OS)
    SSD Samsung 840 EVO Series 1TB 2.5" SATA III (Internal SSD) [+$559.00] [Details] Details of SSD Samsung 840 EVO Series 1TB 2.5" SATA III (Internal SSD)

    Navigation System
    CoPilot Live, North America Maps [+$109.00] [Details] Details of CoPilot Live, North America Maps

    Car PC Accesories
    Steering Wheel Control PC Interface [+$49.00] [Details] Details of Steering Wheel Control PC Interface

    OBD II Scan Tool
    OBDLink SX OBD-II Scan Tool USB Interface + DashCommand™ Software [+$99.00] [Details] Details of OBDLink SX OBD-II Scan Tool USB Interface + DashCommand™ Software

    Car PC with Digital Optical Output
    FREE installation of a Digital Optical Output

    Operating System
    FREE Upgrade from Microsoft Windows 8 to Microsoft Windows 8.1
    Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit - Free Upgrade from Microsoft Windows 8 Pro 64-bit [+$149.00]

    Warranty
    Lifetime Customer Support with 1 Year Parts and Labor Warranty

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    Use a 90 degree HDMI adapter.

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