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Preview: HP TouchSmart IQ500 Series PC

Preview: HP TouchSmart IQ500 Series PC

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As sneak previews go, this one was pretty much hush hush, cloak and dagger style. HP was kind enough to let us in on their latest TouchSmart product that's now being revealed at HP's Connecting Your World Event in Berlin. Here's a quick look at the HP TouchSmart IQ500.

ASUS Nova P20 Mini PC

ASUS Nova P20 Mini PC

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The ASUS Nova P20 is a mini console-like desktop PC that looks poised to deliver a multimedia experience for your senses. Clad in a glossy piano black finish and featuring a sleek design, the Nova P20 is definitely eye candy all around. But will it deliver? Details after the jump.

Shuttle XPC Prima SX38P2 Pro (Intel X38)

Shuttle XPC Prima SX38P2 Pro (Intel X38)

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It was only a matter of time before Shuttle updated its flagship small form factor PC to the newest chipset and the XPC Prima SX38P2 Pro is its attempt to port Intel's enthusiast class X38 chipset.

HP Pavilion Elite m9090a Desktop PC

HP Pavilion Elite m9090a Desktop PC

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Representing the cream of the crop from HP's desktop PC division, we have the HP Pavilion Elite m9000 desktop series. Equipped with the latest multi-core processor and technologies designed for the HD digital entertainment scene, this is an ambitious high-end offering from the PC vendor. Does it deliver on its promises?

Shuttle Glamor XPC SG33G5 (Intel G33)

Shuttle Glamor XPC SG33G5 (Intel G33)

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Showcased at this year's Computex in Taipei in a suitably glamorous booth with spotlights and classy decor, the Shuttle Glamor XPC SG33G5 aims to be the perfect media entertainment center for the modern living room, blending its style with state of the art multimedia prowess. Does it truly dazzle?

Shuttle XPC X200

Shuttle XPC X200

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The Shuttle XPC X100 was unique in its appearance and appealed to a niche segment of the market. That same group of enthusiasts may be delighted to know that Shuttle has planned another version. Geared for the media age, we have the new Shuttle XPC X200.

Lenovo Introduces Consumer PCs and Notebooks

Lenovo Introduces Consumer PCs and Notebooks

In a total turn around from its tradition of business-centric products, Lenovo has today introduced consumer oriented desktops and notebooks. Join us as we dish out the latest Lenovo scoop.

Shuttle XPC X100 (Core Duo)

Shuttle XPC X100 (Core Duo)

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The lines between a console and a full fledged system are blurring with the powerful processors of the next generation consoles. Shuttle took a different approach, by shrinking its PC-based SFF to the dimensions of a console. Here's what we thought of the world's smallest SFF - the Shuttle XPC X100.

Shuttle XPC SN27P2 (Socket AM2)

Shuttle XPC SN27P2 (Socket AM2)

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Officially launched at Computex recently, the Shuttle XPC SN27P2 is one of the first, if not the only SFF for AM2 in the market now. Besides supporting the new platform, the chassis has also undergone a minor facelift and some internal modifications. Read on as we assess if the world's leading SFF manufacturer still has the mojo.

NEC Water-Cooled Desktop PC Launch Event

NEC Water-Cooled Desktop PC Launch Event

Bringing Asia Pacific's first ever water-cooled PC into the consumer market, NEC launched their new PowerMate DL T8000 w in a cold room fit for this icy king. How do you silence a performance PC into a mere whisper? NEC seems to have the answer.

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