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X58 in a Pocket - Shuttle SX58H7

X58 in a Pocket - Shuttle SX58H7

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Shuttle, the popular barebones manufacturer, has just released the SX587H Pro Station, a barebones system featuring the latest Intel X58 chipset supporting the fastest Core i7 processors. We check it out to see if Shuttle has missed out on anything in this attempt to shrink an X58 machine.

The Ion Arrives - Acer AspireRevo

The Ion Arrives - Acer AspireRevo

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NVIDIA has done a great job selling its Ion platform to the media. But there had been doubts over whether vendors would support it. This uncertainty has been dispelled with the first Ion based system to hit the streets, the Acer AspireRevo.

Lenovo's New Entertainment Platforms Revealed

Lenovo's New Entertainment Platforms Revealed

If you've been stalking Lenovo's new offerings at CES earlier this year, then wait no more. Freshly launched are two IdeaPad notebooks and the much anticipated IdeaCenter AIO desktop PC. Here are the latest brass tacks from what we've harvested. Read on!

A Workstation to Remember - HP Z Launch

A Workstation to Remember - HP Z Launch

What happens when you take some of the best ideas that enthusiasts have always been working on and stick them into a product that is usually reserved for mission critical workloads and business productivity? HP's latest Z Series redefines the workstation and we give you our first hand insights straight from Beverly Hills.

A Peek at Lenovo's Shiny New All-in-One IdeaCentre A600 Desktop

A Peek at Lenovo's Shiny New All-in-One IdeaCentre A600 Desktop

Join us for a preview of Lenovo's latest All-in-One desktop, the sleek and shiny IdeaCentre A600. While it may be missing a touch screen, Lenovo has added some magic sauce to its A600 in the form of its 4-in-1 remote control. Fun? You bet!

ASUS Eee Top ET1602 - Touching your Eee

ASUS Eee Top ET1602 - Touching your Eee

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Diluting the Eee brand name even further is the latest Intel Atom based product from ASUS, the touch friendly ASUS Eee Top ET1602. Oh baby, it's time to get our fingers stroking!

Extreme Performance: Dell XPS 730 Desktop

Extreme Performance: Dell XPS 730 Desktop

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Are you an extremist? A person who wants the very best products and find that extreme (and exorbitant) prices don't matter to the wallet? If that's you, then check out this review of an extreme gaming machine from Dell.

ASUS Eee Box Nettop - Hands On!

ASUS Eee Box Nettop - Hands On!

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Check out our hands on of the ASUS Eee Box, the first nettop to have made its way to our labs. Stay with us as we get our hands on action with this Intel Atom based nettop that may change the world of cheap miniature computing.

HP TouchSmart IQ506 PC - The Full Review

HP TouchSmart IQ506 PC - The Full Review

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We promised you a review back when we did our preview of HP's TouchSmart IQ500 PC series. Well, it's finally here in our labs, so join us as we take on the HP TouchSmart IQ506 PC, fresh from its tour of duty in Berlin, where it was first unveiled.

Acer Aspire X3600 Desktop PC

Acer Aspire X3600 Desktop PC

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The small form factor desktop PC market heats up with Acer's introduction of the Acer Aspire X3600. Capable of Blu-ray and HD-DVD playback and bundled with an appropriate large screen and other supporting accessories, the X3600 looks to be worth its weight in gold. Find out what we thought about it.

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