VIAHardware looks at the Arprotek
E-Cube P4 system. Very cool, this thing even has an AGP port!
In Shuttle's SS50 review, we said that we showed you the Shuttle SV24 last
October. We then told you about the SS50, and the different uses for this system.
Though the SV24/SS50 did some tasks very well, there was one arena which left
you wanting more. This would be the realm of 3D games. With the fastest card
available for these systems probably being the Voodoo5 5500 PCI, it's obvious
that the SS24/SS50 would not be the greatest choice for a small LAN box. Today
we are going to show you a product from Arprotek which is attempting to fill
this gap. I attend many LAN's myself, usually local ones but other times larger
ones. I know what it is like to cart around your computer to a LAN, and it can
be a drag sometimes. However, the e-Cube barebone system from Arprotek (a.k.a.
the CF-S868) seems to be aimed at fixing this. The CF-S868 is a small system
which is easy to transport and comes with an AGP slot, allowing for excellent