Xtreamer Ultra’s 249€ Package Deal is ‘Ultra’ Special (Ends 4/30/2011)

Xtreamer Ultra April 2011 SpecialThe folks at Xtreamer are getting really good at marketing and building buzz around their products. They're now announcing a new special that will provide customers with their Xtreamer Ultra along with some added goodies and upgrades. For 249€ customers will get the Intel Atom D525 / ION 2 powered Xtreamer Ultra with 4GB of DDR3 [...]

Which Mini HTPC Platform to Buy? AMD E-350 APU vs. Intel Atom D525 with ION 2

ZOTAC ZBOX AD03 vs. ASUS EB1501PIf you're in the market for a mini HTPC that won't break the bank and will provide performance on par to high-end entertainment PCs from just a few years back, you're probably scratching your head wondering which platform should I buy? On the one hand, you have the proven and popular Intel Atom D525 with [...]

Giada Ultra MiniPC DN2301 Brings the Power of Intel Core i5 to the Living Room

Giada Ultra MiniPC DN2301If you haven't been satisfied with the current crop of Intel Atom-based nettop HTPCs, have a look at the $675 Giada Ultra MiniPC DN2301. It sports an Intel Core i5 dual-core (4 threads) CULV processor, 2GB of RAM, 500GB of storage, NVIDIA ION graphics, Dual-Layer DVD+/-RW (Blu-ray option available), Wi-Fi, HDMI, eSATA, USB 3.0, and [...]

Veho / Cideko Mimi Wireless Gaming Keyboard

Cideko Air Keyboard ConquerorThe guys at Cideko have done it again. Remember the MSI / Cideko Air Keyboard? Well, Cideko has taken that concept and enhanced it with analog and digital game controls — it actually kind of reminds me of the Sony Internet TV Keypad. The Veho / Cideko Mimi Wireless Gaming Keyboard (aka Cideko Air Keyboard Conqueror) [...]

Unofficial Ceton InfiniTV Status Media Center Add-in Released

InfiniTV Status Add-in ScreenshotIf you're interested in keeping tabs on the status of your quad-tuner Ceton InfinitTV 4 card, you may want to download this nifty add-in created by Josh Pollard at DMZ called InfiniTV Status [ZIP]. It essentially provides all the data Ceton's InfiniTV diagnostic web page offers, but through Windows Media Center's UI. The add-in details [...]

New Xtreamer Ultra Media Streamer / HTPC Set to Debut at CeBIT 2011

Xtreamer UltraWhy settle for a high-powered media streamer like the Boxee Box when you can get one that can double as an HTPC as well? Well, that's what Xtreamer is looking to offer with its new mini-ITX Xtreamer Ultra product, set to debut at CeBIT next month. The Xtreamer Ultra is an "aggressively priced" media streamer [...]

EFO Google TV Mini Wireless Keyboard Now Available

EFO Google TV Mini Wireless Keyboard with Logitech Revue KeyboardRemember the Rii Wireless Mini Keyboard we gushed over? Well, EFO now has a model optimized for Google TV. In fact, they've made it in two flavors, Bluetooth or RF, to suit your needs. MSRP is $65, but they have a $45.50 pre-order special going until February 15th. If you're wondering what the difference between this [...]

ZOTAC Rolls Out the AMD E-350 ‘APU’ Toting ZBOX Blu-ray AD03 HTPC

ZOTAC ZBOX Blu-ray AD03ZOTAC is announcing a new AMD-powered version of their popular ZBOX HTPC. The ADO3 features AMD's latest dual-core 1.6Ghz + 500Mhz Radeon HD 6310 graphics "APU" SoC processor, which supports DirectX 11 3D, 1080p video, Blu-ray playback, and Dolby TrueHD / DTS-HD Master Audio over HDMI. As you can see it's no slouch. Like the [...]