While the PC stuffed into an Xbox One S was fairly spectacular, we expect we’ve discovered one other customized console-based PC construct that tops it. Redditor Cityle shared pics of his new rig, an old Gamecube repurposed to pack an total PC succesful of operating the best PC games.

It’d be unattainable to suit the best gaming motherboard inside a case this small, so Cityle went for a mainboard out of an Asus PN50 mini PC with a Ryzen 5 4500U, together with an ultra-short Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 to push the pixels, 16GB of HyperX DDR4 RAM, in addition to a 2TB Samsung 860 QVO SSD. Due to measurement constraints, an exterior Dell energy brick was used to energy the entire rig. Oh, and the unique energy button, LED indicator, and controller ports are nonetheless absolutely functioning.

This is the best mini gaming PC construct we’ve seen shortly. If you need to make one thing comparable nonetheless, be sure to’ve bought the persistence and experience. A look at Cityle’s build log reveals that making an attempt to stuff an total PC right into a 19-year-old console isn’t any straightforward process.

It wasn’t a straight swap into the Gamecube’s shell. He produced customized mounts for the mini motherboard, whereas sandwiching the GPU above. The now inoperative disc drive opens to provide the graphics card’s cooling answer recent air.

Credit: Cityle

Despite its cramped inside, Cityle says temperatures aren’t an issue. The rig stays round 30°C at idle, whereas underneath full load the GPU and CPU hit temps of round 80°C and 60°C respectively.

Credit: Cityle

Just look how clear these rear IO ports are, too. At first look, you’d be laborious pressed to inform this other than some other Gamecube.

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