Asus Eee Box EB1036 is a Celeron J1900-powered mini PC


Earlier this year Asus introduced a tiny desktop computer called the Eee Box EB1037, featuring a low-power Intel Celeron J1900 processor, NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics, support for up to 8GB of RAM, and up to 1TB of storage. That system still isn’t available for purchase yet, but its little sibling is. You can now buy the […]

Asus Eee Box EB1037 is a mini-desktop with Bay Trail power

Asus Eee Box EB1037

Asus is launching a new mini-desktop with an Intel Trail processor, NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics, 802.11ac WiFi, and support for up to 8GB of RAM. The Eee Box EB1037 is the latest in a long line of small form-factor PCs from Asus, but it’s also one of the most impressive to date. Update: This model […]

Zotac beefs up ZBOX mini-desktops with Core i3, Core i5 options

Zotac ZBOX ID88

Zotac has been selling small form-factor desktop computers under its ZBOX line for the past few years. While early models featured low-power Intel Atom processors, the company has gradually added faster and faster chips. Earlier this year Zotac introduced the first model with an Intel Core i3 chip. Now Zotac has two more ZBOX mini-desktops, […]

MSI Wind Box DC110 mini-PC packs Windows 8, Celeron power

msi wind box dc110

MSI’s newest mini-desktop is a PC that’s not much bigger than a DVD drive. But it’s a full-fledged Windows 8 computer with an Intel Sandy Bridge processor, a 2.5 inch drive bay, and support for up to 4GB of RAM. The MSI Wind Box DC110 is already available in Germany for about 400 Euros. It’s […]

Arctic releases a tiny $229 Linux PC designed for XBMC

Arctic MC001-XBMC

Arctic is now selling a small form-factor desktop computer with an Intel Atom processor, AMD Radeon HD graphics, and a Linux-based operating system designed to support the XBMC Media Center application. In other words, for $229 you can pick up a low-power computer with an open source media center, the hardware to handle high-definition video, […]

Asus updates its Eee Box mini-desktops with Windows 8, Celeron processors

Asus Eee Box EB1505

Asus has introduced a few new tiny desktop computers as part of its Eee Box family. But while earlier Eee Box computers basically featured netbook guts in a desktop case, the latest models feature faster processors and are expected to be available with Windows 8. Asus Eee Box EB1505 The EB1505 is one of those […]

Lenovo IdeaCentre Q190 mini desktop coming in January for $349 and up

Lenovo IdeaCentre Q190

Lenovo is updating its line of small form factor IdeaCentre desktops by replacing the Intel Atom processors of yesteryear with more powerful desktop-class chips. The Lenovo IdeaCentre Q190 will launch in January, 2013 for $349 and up, and Lenovo says the new computer will have up to 80 percent faster processing power than the IdeaCentre […]

Foxconn introduces small, fanless desktop with AMD C-70 CPU

Foxconn AT-5570

Manufacturer Foxconn is best known for building devices for Apple and other PC makers. But the company also sells a few computers, motherboards, and other products under its own name. One of the latest is the Foxconn AT-5570, a  small form-factor PC with an AMD C-70 low power processor. This tiny desktop features a fanless […]

Giada launches i35V nettop with mSATA storage for $160

Giada i35V

Giada has introduced yet another tiny desktop computer. The Giada i35V is the third model we’ve seen this month, and it’s just as little as Giada’s other small-form-factor computers. But what makes the Giada i35V Mini PC stand out isn’t the 1 inch-thick case. It’s what’s under the hood. The computer features a 1.86 GHz […]

Giada launches A51 mini PC with AMD T56N processor

Giada A51

Small form-factor PC maker Giada has introduced its latest tiny desktop computer. The Giada A51 is a $300-ish PC that’s probably thinner than some books you have on your shelf, at about 1 inch thick. Giada says the US suggested retail price for the A51 is $273, but the handful of US retailers that are […]

Foxconn AT-5300 mini PC shows up in Russia

Foxconn AT-5300

Foxconn is expected to launch an inexpensive, small form-factor desktop PC called the AT-5300 soon. The little computer features a 2.13 GHz Intel Atom D2700 dual core processor, a decent array of ports, and a tiny, fanless case design. The Foxconn AT-5300 isn’t available in the US yet, but the folks at in Russia […]

J&W M001 fanless mini-desktop PC coming in September

J&W M001

J&W is preparing to launch a new line of nettop or mini-desktop PCs in September, with prices starting at $260. The J&W M001 is based has a low power Intel Atom processor and passive cooling — so you shouldn’t hear any fan noise while operating the system. The little PC will be available with an […]

Giada launches i35G mini-PC: Cedar Trail CPU, NVIDIA graphics

Giada i35g

Small form-factor PC maker Giada’s latest pint-sized desktop PC bundles a low power Intel Atom D2500 Cedar Trail processor with NVIDIA GT610 graphics. While that might not pack enough punch to make the Giada i35G a hard-core gaming machine, this little PC could serve as a media center PC or digital signage device capable of […]

Zotac ZBOX ID84 mini PC combines Intel Cedar Trail, NVIDIA graphics

zotac zbox id84

Zotac’s latest mini-desktop PC is a small box that packs an Intel atom Cedar trail processor and NVIDIA graphics to create a mini-desktop that can be used for HD video playback, light-weight computing tasks, or even some gaming. The Zotac ZBOX ID84 features a 1.86 GHz Intel Atom D2550 dual core processor, NVIDIA Geforce GT […]

Giada i53 is a 35W Mini PC with Ivy Bridge

Giada i53

Mini PCs are getting a lot of attention these days. But while cheap little computers like the $35 Raspberry Pi and $74 MK802 are interesting platforms for running Android or other Linux-based operating systems, they’re not exactly high performance systems. But Chinese company Giada has been making tiny PCs for years. The company’s Intel Atom-powered […]

Asus Eee Box EB1030 Cedar Trail nettop on the way

Asus Eee Box EB1030

Asus introduced its next-generation of small form-factor PCs at CES in January. Now it looks like the company is almost ready to start shipping new Eee Box mini-desktops with Intel Atom Cedar Trail processors soon. The folks at Notebook Italia spotted a listing for the Eee Box EB1030 on the Asus website. The nettop features a […]