Motherboard Incoming AM4 Mini-ITX boards

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The layout is not great, but I'd say SATA ports blocking airflow is a non-issue (because SATA cable airflow blockage is miniscule, I doubt it even has a measurable effect), and while the power connectors are oddly positioned, I don't think it's an actual deal breaker unless it's physically impossible to connect cables to them (e.g. because of cpu cooler blockage). Power cables should also only cause a miniscule airflow blockage.



Though it doesn't really matter to me personally, I agree it's an odd omission.

I think LTT tested it a few years ago and found cables do nothing to block air flow, even just cramming stupid numbers of crap in a case did nothing.

Better late than never....
 
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