Could the Rii Mini Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad Be the Ultimate HTPC Remote?

Rii Mini Wireless Keyboard In-handIf you own an HTPC, keeping an eye out the perfect wireless remote is just about an everyday affair. However, folks, I think this may be the one to hold the HTPC remote crown for some time. The Rii Mini Wireless Keyboard is designed to work with all versions of Windows and is compatible with [...]

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

Acer Revo 100I'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 [...]

ZOTAC Intros the ZBOX HD-ID40 Series Line of Mini HTPCs

ZOTAC ZBOX HD-ID40Looking for the most current, cutting-edge, budget mini HTPC on the market? Check out ZOTAC's latest ZBOX featuring Intel's D525 1.8Ghz Atom processor, NVIDIA ION graphics (w/ 512MB of video memory), Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11n Wi-Fi, 6-in-1 card reader, USB 2.0 / eSATA connectivity, and HD video via HDMI with 7.1 channel digital audio. Overall, it's [...]

VidaBox CubeCase Server / Media Center Mini-ITX Enclosure

VidaBox CubeCase Front ViewIf you're on the lookout for a compact enclosure with plenty of storage space and good ventilation for your next Windows Home Server, NAS, or HTPC project, have a look at VidaBox's latest enclosure addition. The VidaBox CubeCase is a Mini-ITX aluminum and steel chassis that provides room for a 5.25-inch optical drive, 3 x [...]

HABEY USA Demos Its New HD-capable ENT-6564 Nettop Running Windows Embedded Standard 7

HABEY ENT-6564 DemoHere's a new one. We know nettops are great as low-budget, HD-capable HTPCs running Windows XP/7 or Linux-based OSes. Now the HABEY USA guys are showing off that its MITX-6564 mini-ITX based nettop can also run Windows Embedded Standard 7 as the main OS for an even snappier, less resource intensive experience. A quick check [...]

Dell Updates Its Inspiron Zino HD Mini HTPC with AMD Phenom II X4 Processor, ATI HD5450 Graphic Options

Dell Inspiron Zino HD 410Looking for a economical mini HTPC that packs a punch? Have a look at Dell's refreshed Inspiron Zino HD (410 series) small form factor PC that's ready to handle your HD and gaming needs. The new Zino HD offers a quad-core processor, THX 7.1 surround sound, Blu-ray, a copy of 64-bit Windows 7 with Windows [...]

ZOTAC Unveils the Ultra Sexy ZBOX HD-ID Blu-ray Series Mini-PCs

ZOTAC ZBOX HD-ID34Wow, talk about a stunner! This Blu-ray packing, mini-PC you're looking at here will be sold by ZOTAC in two configurations. The HD-ID33 is the barebones unit that leaves 2 x 200-pin DDR2-800 memory slots and a 2.5-inch SATA drive connection open for your configuration. The HD-ID34 comes loaded with 2GB of RAM and a [...]

New Acer Aspire Revo 3700 Takes Things Up a Notch

Acer Aspire Revo 3700Many folks were fans of the 1080p capable Acer Aspire Revo 3610 nettop powered by an Intel Atom 1.6Ghz processor, 2GB RAM, and NVIDIA ION graphics — it made for nice low power, low budget HTPC. Now the company has a new version coming out that takes things up notch... or two. The new 3700 [...]