Desktop Systems Guide
All Desktop Systems News
Monday, 10 Mar 2014
MSI is ready to present its lineup of new gaming hardware, including (but not limited to) notebooks, AIO PCs, motherboards, and graphics cards at the CeBIT 2014. We first take a look at some of the latest gaming AIOs and the MSI Nightblade gaming barebone.
Thursday, 27 Feb 2014
AMD and BlueStacks have announced the new “Android on Windows” software that is optimized for Windows devices, powered by select AMD APUs. This new software solution is slated for launch later this year, with a suggested retail price of US$39.95.
Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014
According to leaked Intel roadmaps, the company’s NUCs (Next Unit of Computing) will be refreshed with Broadwell processors, as early as the fourth quarter of this year.
Monday, 24 Feb 2014
At Mobile World Congress, Microsoft has revealed that an update to Windows 8.1 will arrive this spring. And Windows Phone has gained several new hardware partners.
Friday, 14 Feb 2014
Utilizing the Intel H81 chipset while supporting Intel Haswell processors and the Windows 8.1 OS, the Hetis H81 comes with two COM ports to support use in business environments with POS systems, such as hotel registration desks, 24-hour convenience stores, mass merchandisers, and filling stations.
Thursday, 6 Feb 2014
ASUS has just launched its Chromebox for US$179. It is powered by an Intel Haswell-based processor, and bears a strong resemblance to Intel’s Next Unit of Computing (NUC) device.
Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014
Dell is finally shipping the Wyse Cloud Connect, an ultra-compact device that is shaped like a thumb drive. It features an ARM Cortex-A9 processor, and is powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. It is targeted at enterprise users looking for a cost-effective and secure computing platform.
Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014
According to Facebook, its Open Compute project has saved it over US$1 billion in infrastructure and energy costs over the last three years.
Monday, 27 Jan 2014
Powering on an AMD A8-5557M APU with the AMD Radeon R9 M275X discrete graphics processor, the Gigabyte Brix Gaming supports both mSATA SSD and standard 2.5-inch SATA hard drive installations, and features both Mini DisplayPort and HDMI ports on the rear panel, enabling simultaneous dual display connectivity.
Friday, 24 Jan 2014
Powered by Intel Haswell i5 and i7 processors with Intel Turbo Boost Technology, the new Mini-PCs come with USB 3.0 ports, eSATA for storage expansion, DisplayPort and HDMI outputs and high-amperage charging front USB 2.0 ports.