New AVA Media NVT Windows Media Center Add-in Transcodes WHS Stored DVD Rips to Popular Formats Automatically

AVA Media NVT LogoThe folks at Tranquil PC have just introduced a new, FREE Windows Media Center Add-in called AVA Media NVT which does something brilliant. You know how typical Home Servers are usually underpowered for doing any kind of DVD rip transcoding? Well, Tranquil PC figures that if your HTPC has the processing power to handle HD [...]

Tranquil PC’s New AVA RS5 Media Server May Be the Best Product of Its Kind for Consumers Yet

Tranquil PC AVA RS5This product has so much going for it I don't even know where to start! Lets begin with the hardware. The AVA RS5 is equipped with a 64-bit ready Intel Dual Core 1.6Ghz Atom 330 processor, 1GB of memory, 5 hot-swap drive bays, Gigabit Ethernet, an eSATA expansion port, 4 x USB 2.0 ports, and [...]

Tranquil PC Unveils the SQA-5H 5 Hot-Swap Bay Windows Home Server

Tranquil PC SQA-5HWe've all seen Windows Home Server systems in all shapes and sizes, but few form factors are as efficient as a simple small-form-factor NAS box with tool less hot-swap bays for easy hard drive management and extendability. With that in mind, Tranquil PC presents the hassle-free, energy efficient SQA-5H Home Server to users looking to [...]

Tranquil PC Rolling Out Atom2 Windows Home Server and Media Center PC

Tranquil PC T7-HSG Atom2According the company's blog post, Tranquil PC has just announced the LIMITED availability of the fanless T7-HSG Atom2 powered Windows Home Server and, soon, a power-sipping Media Center PC. Both devices will leverage the Atom2 (Z330) processor, which offers two Atom wafers on a single chip, thus providing 4 active CPUs. The guys at Tranquil [...]