Summary: Any problems with the Acer Aspire Revo come down to the Atom chip tucked away inside. It's measly at most things. But it's also what brings the cost down, and when it still handles video so well, you've got a bargain that David Dickinson would give up fake tan for. Blag yourself the £150 model for your living room. Then buy another.
Excerpt: Nettops are relatively the new type of products that fill a niche up to now remaining, rather left unoccupied. They are something like barebone systems that are small and are mostly based on the intel Atom processors. Net tops have not enjoyed the same level of publicity as the netbooks because most of the nettops [...
Summary: From the Asus Eee 701 to the Samsung NC10, via the Eee Box and the MSI Wind Top, we've seen enough netbooks, nettops and touch screen all-in-ones powered by the tiny Intel Atom processor over the last 18 months to know its capabilities inside out. Performance-wise, one of these cheap, low power computers acts much like another.
Excerpt: Acer Revo R3600 er en stasjonær pc som går inn i samme segmentet som Asus Eee Box. Acer leverer imidlertid en rimeligere løsning. Billigste utgave, som riktignok leveres med Linux, koster 2 000 kroner. Levert med Windows XP blir prisen tett opp under 3 000 kroner.
Pros: Liten. Rimelig. På det jevne stille. eSATA. HDMI.
Cons: Flash på websider og til video kan gi problemer. HD-videoavspilling avhengig av videoformat og avspiller.