Summary: I love the concept of this computer but I find the internet connection incredibly slow and overall performance lacking for what you need to display streaming 1080p video. The only way I could get it to work was to use ethernet instead of wifi (even after I replaced the included usb wifi with a...
Summary: I bought the Q180 as a HTPC and was supper excited about the form and size of it. Unfortunately it fails at its most basic purpose: video streaming. Whether it is from the web or from the HDD/memory stick, video streaming is choppy, cuts off, and is off from the sound track.
Summary: Short version: Get something else! It does not do well what it is supposed to do. Long Version: I bought the Q180 as a HTPC and was supper excited about the form and size of it. Unfortunately it fails at its most basic purpose: video streaming.
Summary: This product works great with our television. It came with Windows 7 (which was a must for us) and has Windows Media Center on it. Since we do not have cable tv, it gives us a way to have a menue of the tv programs that are available so we can look ahead and see what we want to watch.
Summary: Bought this to stream netflix and the like. Video quality was poor and choppy. I had it on a wireless network, it may have been better with a wired connection. Also, I could have upgraded the RAM, which may have solved the issue.
Summary: Ideal for an htpc which isn't going to be used for gaming, haven't had any issues playing 1080p mkv, using it as a my media library server/htpc with win7 32bit and 4Gb of ram... why on the earth I am not able to turn on my TV through HDMI when waking up though have no idea...
Summary: First, what I love (not in an particular order): - The hand held keyboard / mouse combo tool -- even has the "Windows flag key" and scroll wheel for the mouse! - Small form factor and even has a disc drive!