Acer Rolls Out the Revo 100 Slim, Set-top HTPC with Windows 7

I'm shaking my head a little over this one. My first reaction to this new product is... Oh, it's the Windows Media Center Embedded device, dubbed Revo 2 with RevoPad, we all got a glimpse of at IDF 2010. Well, no. It's actually a full-on Windows 7 HTPC powered by an AMD Athlon II Neo [...]

Get Ready for the ION 2 Generation of Nettops, Netbooks, and All-in-One PCs

NVIDIA, in conjunction with channel partners, are showing off some of their upcoming nettops, netbooks, and all-in-ones at CeBIT 2010. According to NVIDIA's press release (attached below), next-generation ION (GeForce 9400) powered devices will make use of a new power saving technology called "Optimus", which automagically routes high intensitity graphic application needs to the ION [...]

System76 Meerkat ION Nettop

I just stumbled on this little beauty while looking for an Ubuntu ultra-thin laptop. What you're seeing here is System76's answer to all the other Intel Atom N330 / NVIDIA ION powered nettops like the ASRock ION 330HT, ASUS EeeBox PC, Acer Aspire REVO, etc. However, what's sets the Meerkat ION Nettop apart from the [...]

Myka ION HD Player – Features Hulu, Boxee, XBMC

Wow, I think we might have a winner here. The folks at Myka have created a hybrid HD media player / HTPC that's based on Ubuntu. The Myka ION provides a custom media dashboard that one boots straight into on top of a fully configured and optimized PC that supports Hulu, Boxee, XBMC, and other [...]

ASUS EeeBox PC Now Sporting An Intel Atom N330 Processor and NVIDIA ION Graphics

ASUS is really taking things up a notch. We just learned about the company's new Intel Atom N330 + NVIDIA ION mini-ITX board designed to compete with the Zotac IONITX-A-U called the ASUS AT3N7A-1. Well, folks... it appears that ASUS has quietly upgraded their ultra compact EeeBox PC with specs ready to challenge the barebones [...]

ASRock, ASUS, Zotac Intel Atom N330 + NVIDIA ION Head-to-Head

AnandTech has a battle royal of reviews up pitting the ASRock ION 330 vs. ASUS AT3N7A-1 vs. Zotac IONITX-A-U. So, if you're enamoured by the Intel Atom N330 + NVIDIA ION combo, you're going to want to read up. But, I've got to tell you... my head feels like it's going to burst with the data [...]

Lenovo Unveils the Trifecta of Digital Home PC Products

We got an early glimpse of the Lenovo IdeaCentre Q700 Home Theater PC ($499 - Intel 2.5Ghz dual-core processor / Intel X4500 graphics), now the company is officially announcing that product along side their new IdeaCentre Q100 Nettop ($299 - Intel Atom N230 / NVIDIA ION), and the IdeaCentre D400 Home Server ($499 - 4-bay [...]

Viako ML 55-Leap N330 WiFi Mini HTPC

Could this be a start of a trend? Recently we were blown away by the ASRock ION 330 Nettop that could play 1080p video and Blu-ray movies with ease. Now a Korean company called Viako is announcing the ML 55-Leap N330 WiFi Mini HTPC based on what appears to be the ZOTAC IONITX-A-U mini-ITX board [...]