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HP Omni 27 Quad All-In-One Review
     Fri, Jul 13 2012 | 9:01A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Omni 27 is HP's latest all-in-one that shares many aesthetic characteristics with the TouchSmart 520 we recently reviewed, despite being in a different class. Inside we find a third-generation Intel Core i5-3550S Ivy Bridge processor clocked at 3.0GHz, 8GB of DDR3 memory, a 2TB Hitachi hard drive spinning at 7,200 RPM, Radeon HD 6550A graphics and Beats Audio. There's also an HDMI-in port so you could use this display as an HDTV to watch cable programming from a set-top box or play console games. There's a 27-inch display tucked behind the edge-to-edge glass that admittedly looks much cleaner than what we saw on the 520. The difference here is that the Omni's 27-inch display isn't touch-sensitive, something a lot of people won't really miss in a pre-Windows 8 desktop system, or a desktop in general.
  FULL STORY @ TECHSPOT

Buying advice: High-End Workstation/Gaming-PC @ Ocaholic
     Sun, Jul 08 2012 | 9:16A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The following purchase advice is targeted at users who are looking for a High-End Gaming PC. You should be aware that this recommendation results in quite an expensive system. All the products we mention we would buy ourselves."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

AVADirect Quiet Gaming PC
     Fri, Jul 06 2012 | 9:01A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The first SPCR Quiet Certified PC from AVADirect Custom Computers features a GTX560 Ti graphics card along with an Ivy Bridge i7-3770k CPU in a system that's quiet doing ordinary tasks and ramps up only moderately at full GPU/CPU load.
  FULL STORY @ SILENTPCREVIEW

COMPULAB FIT-PC3 REVIEW
     Tue, Jul 03 2012 | 2:19P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
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Compulab's fit-PC3 is a small and silent fanless PC. Destined to both industrial and home usage, this very versatile machine is housed in an impressive (and heavy!) rugged cased (19cm x 16cm x 4cm).

  FULL STORY @ FANLESSTECH

Buying advice: High-Performance Desktop PC @ ocaholic
     Sat, Jun 30 2012 | 4:08P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The following buying advice is targeted at consumer who are looking for a high-performance desktop PC. All the products we mention we would buy ourselves. This buyers advice will be updated on a regular basis."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

Dell XPS 14
     Wed, Jun 27 2012 | 2:08P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"The Dell XPS 14 is one of the newest Ultrabooks on the market today. It has a new, Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 500GB hard drive jammed into a compact body. It has a nice-looking display and extra long battery life, but the screen's viewing angles could be better."
  FULL STORY @ NOTEBOOK

Dell Inspiron 14z (Mid-2012) Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Mon, Jun 25 2012 | 2:08P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The recently updated Dell Inspiron 14z is an ultrabook laptop that is conservatively priced yet includes a 3rd-gen Intel Ivy Bridge CPU, discrete graphics and impressive performance. It does lack in terms of battery life and has some design flaws, but other than that, it`s a new contender to the market that`s well worth a look."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

 
Review: HP Envy 14 Spectre @ ocaholic
     Mon, Jun 18 2012 | 9:55A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Already at the beginning of this year, or more precisely during CES 2012, HP presented the first pictures and specs regarding their Envy 14 Spectre ultra portable notebook. Meanwhile we`ve received a review sample from HP and we`re curious wether this exquisite piece of hardware can also convince from a performance and battery life point of view."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

HP Pavilion p7-1225 Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Thu, Jun 07 2012 | 3:55P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The HP Pavilion p7-1225 is one of those desktop systems that`s just a bit over the $500 entry-level price point, but also gives you a little more for your money. It has DX11-compatible 3D graphics on its AMD A8-3820 APU (accelerated processing unit, or a CPU with integrated graphics in AMD-speak). It`s basic, but capable of playing light to moderate 3D games right out of the box."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

Dell XPS One 2700 Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Wed, Jun 06 2012 | 9:10A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
There are more 27-inch all-in-one desktops on the market these days, but very few are worth big bucks. The Dell XPS One 2710 manages to put almost every technology and feature we`re looking for in a compact and stylish chassis. And it has excellent performance, thanks to its new Core i7 (Ivy Bridge) processor and Nvidia GeForce (Kepler) graphics. If you`re a media enthusiast, this is the desktop you`re looking for."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

Guru3D Rig of the Month - May 2012
     Sun, Jun 03 2012 | 9:04A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Rig of the Month May 2012 is unique for the reason that it is a woody :) Yep - a wooden cabinet was revamped into a stylish desktop. The build is not extreme with flashing lights, liquid cooling and extravaganza at all -- the build has simple yet very clean looks and serves the owners needs really well. Have a peek at the build from Petar from France. Check out the build right here"
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

Dell XPS One 27 All-in-One Desktop Review
     Sat, Jun 02 2012 | 9:00A | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
There's a transformation taking place in the PC market, and despite what the doomsayers might tell you, it has nothing to do with tablets, smartphones, tweener devices like the Galaxy Note, or increasingly media-centric game consoles. No, the transformation we're observing is one where people are trading in their towers and monitors for space-saving all-in-one (AIO) desktops. The AIO form factor isn't new by any means, but for a number of reasons, it's finally starting to gain momentum. And as they become more popular, companies like Dell have begun paying more attention to ways they can improve upon the design. To wit, Dell's new XPS One 27, reviewed here, introduces a spacious and vibrant 27-inch display with a Wide Quad HD (WQHD) 2560x1440 resolution and Samsung Plane to Line Switching (PLS) panel...
  FULL STORY @ HOTHARDWARE

Interview with Raspberry's Founder Eben Upton
     Fri, May 25 2012 | 4:01P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Eben Upton has had an interesting trajectory both as an entrepreneur and academic, founding a couple of startups over the last decade and a half, as well as acting as the Director of Studies in Computer Science at the University of Cambridge. Now employed at Broadcom as an SoC architect, his latest “on-the-side” venture combines a little bit of each facet and is perhaps its most ambitious yet: reignite programming in schools with a cheap ($25-$35), compact computing platform that kids could buy themselves. But despite targeting students, his foundation's tiny computer has already captured the imaginations of tinkers worldwide.
  FULL STORY @ TECHSPOT

Dell XPS 8500 Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Fri, May 25 2012 | 1:26P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Positioned between Dell`s Inspiron value desktops and Alienware gaming rigs, the XPS 8500 targets digital content creators, game players, and power users who`d probably never buy a Digital Storm, Velocity Micro, or other boutique brand, but who crave more performance than generic retail PCs provide. It gets that performance from one of Intel`s new Ivy Bridge quad-core processors and AMD`s speedy Radeon HD 7870 graphics card, along with a 256GB Samsung mSATA solid-state drive plus a 3TB hard drive."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

VIA Initiates APC: The $49 Android PC
     Wed, May 23 2012 | 4:01P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
today unveiled the $49 APC Android PC system. Powered by a WonderMedia ARM processor, APC integrates memory, storage, and a full set of consumer I/O features in a small footprint Neo-ITX motherboard that can be connected to a TV or monitor. The system also features a custom build of Android that has been optimized for keyboard and mouse input, and comes with a browser and a selection of preinstalled apps.
  FULL STORY @ APC

Cubitek Mini-ICE CB-ICI-B104
     Sat, May 19 2012 | 12:00P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Designed with two pieces of aluminum for a sleek look, the Cubitek Mini ICE is a case for mini ITX boards. Unlike other mini ITX cases, it is aimed for gamers and enthusiasts who plan to watercool and use high-end GPUs.
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D

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