Systems

MINIX NEO X8 Plus Media Hub Review

MINIX has just released the next evolution of their NEO Series products with introduction of a new mid-range model, the MINIX NEO X8 Plus.

Similar to it's predecessor the X8, this Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition), supporting 4K2K UHD video playback and Full 1080p HD video streaming.


MINIX NEO X8-H Plus Media Hub Review

MINIX has just released the next evolution of their NEO Series products with introduction of a new high-end model, the MINIX NEO X8-H Plus.

This Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition) supporting 4K H.265/HEVC Hardware Decoding.


MINIX Neo X6 Media Hub Review

MINIX has released a new addition into their NEO series product line with introduction of a low-end model, the MINIX NEO X6.

Similar to it's predecessors, this Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition) supporting full hardware decoding.


MINIX Neo X8-H Media Hub Review

MINIX has refreshed their NEO series Media Hub by introducing two new models, the MINIX NEO X8 and MINIX NEO X8-H.

These Android-powered devices transform any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a SMART TV / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with XBMC Media Center (MINIX Edition) supporting full hardware decoding.

Let take a look at what the MINIX NEO X8-H Media Hub has to offer.


CompuLab Utilite Pro Review

As described by CompuLab, the Utilite is a fanless ARM Cortex-A9 computer delivering high performance and rich I/O in a tiny form-factor. Utilite is offered with fully featured, desktop-grade Ubuntu Linux or Android operating systems delivering rich multimedia and PC-like user experience.

But this device is so inexpensive, surely it cannot really replace my Linux Desktop PC you ask? Let's find out!


Rikomagic MK802IIIS Android Mini PC Review

The Rikomagic MK802IIIS is a Mini PC running Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). Slightly larger than a USB stick, this device transforms any monitor or television with an HDMI port into a fully functional computing platform. Nearly identical to what you'd see on an Android smart-phone or tablet computer, the MK802IIIs provides access to applications, games, video, web browsing and Google Play store front.


LinuxCertified LC2430 Linux Laptop Review

The system I tested was powerful. It has a 3.06GHz processor (with Hyper Threading support), 1 Gigabyte of RAM, and an ATI Radeon Mobility 9000 with 64Mb VGA ram.


Dell Dimension 4550 Review

One day I was surfing Dell's website to help a friend purchase a new computer and I stumbled across this baby. I know that I did not need a new computer. I had just built myself an Athlon 1700+ XP based system earlier this year.