Sharp BD-HP22H Landing on Shelves Later This Month

Looking for a reasonably priced Blu-Ray player that does everything you need? Look no further. This little eco-friendly beauty should be out later this month priced at a mere £199.99, available in you guessed it……… Black!! 7.1 Surround 1080p Picture DTS-HD Master Audio & Dolby TrueHD BD-Live Profile 2.0 Eco-Friendly (20W when on , 0.7W … Read more

AspireRevo Launches. First NVIDIA Ion-based nettop

The Acer Aspire Revo is available via Amazon for £316.23, £263.98 and £149.99 respectively.

 

Oh yes it looks like the much anticipated Ion-based computers are starting to be launched. Acer is launching what amounts to NVIDIA's first Ion-based nettop.

The AspireRevo will have a 1.6GHz Intel Atom 230 processor, up to 4GB of RAM, up to 250GB of HDD space, a 4-in-1 card reader, HDMI / VGA outputs, gigabit Ethernet, six USB 2.0 sockets, audio in / out, Windows Vista Home Premium / Basic and a svelte black and white enclosure that measures just 7.1- x 7.1- x 1.2-inches.

Thanks to the Ion based GPU the AspireRevo will play nicely with 1080p content such as Blu-Ray, DirectX 10 and some less demanding games.

No actual wording on the release date or pricing but it should be within Q2.

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Acer Hornet nettop: 1080p HDMI playback Wii-like gaming, $299

The Acer Hornet nettop has had quite a bit of press attention recently as it is one of the first machines that is claimed to use NVIDIA’s Ion Platform and will offer Wii like motion sensitive gaming. Some specifications have been leaked confirming some of the features along with some other interesting details. It will … Read more

HABEY BIS-6540HD is a 1080p capable Atom N270 mini HTPC

Habey is putting a smile on HTPC fans with the release of 2 new mini HTPCs the BIS-6540HD and the BIS-6550HD.

The BIS-6540HD is capable of running an impressive 1080p signal with a 1.6GHz Intel Atom N270 processor thanks to a special HD Hardware decoder.

The unit is completely fanless and supports SSD for 100% silent computing. It also features 2GB of DDR2 RAM, eight USB ports, a built-in CF socket DVI and VGA outputs, ethernet, and options for wireless and HD TV tuner.

Unfortunately there is no word on pricing or availability yet but it will happily play Planet Earth on Blu-ray.

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