There is even a dodgy hack of retro-pi you can install to let it play emulated games, though they have some preliminary plans for something a bit safer and official for retro-gaming needs so I'm holding off for that.
Most win compatible IR remotes work out of the box now with it and you can run either the official Kodi mobile remote app or something third-party like Yatse (http://yatse.tv/redmine/projects/yatse).
Overall for the price of a Raspberry Pi (£29.99 - http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00T2U7R7I) you get something that easily knocks the Chromecast on it's arse IMO.
I'm sure firms Microsoft reps will say different though.
Any ideas what component is likely to cause this? Memory? CPU? Motherboard? Can't afford to replace the whole thing but might be able to replace a component if I know which one might be at fault. Running Memtest86 to see if it throws up any faults.
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