Raspberry Pi gets enhanced audio with a Wolfson card (that costs as much as the PC itself)

The Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive computer board which features a processor, SD card slot for storage, HDMI output, and USB ports. But what the basic Raspberry Pi doesn’t included dedicated audio hardware — you can add a headset or digital audio convert with a USB peripheral or by using some of the GPIO connectors […]

Zotac launches ZBOX E-Series gaming mini-PCs with Intel IRIS Pro graphics

Zotac is adding two new gaming machines to its line of mini-desktop computers. The new Zotac ZBOX EI730 and EI750 made their first appearances at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, but they’re getting an official coming out party two months later at the CeBIT trade show in Germany. Each computer is a small desktop PC that’s […]

Gigabyte Brix mini-PCs with AMD now available for $260 and up

The Gigabyte Brix line of computers are mini-desktops that aren’t much bigger than a small stack of DVDs. They’re a lot like Intel’s NUC mini computers, but since Gigabyte doesn’t make its own chips, the company uses processors from Intel or rival AMD. Two of the first AMD-powered Brix systems are now available in the […]

Compulab launches fit-PC4 fanless mini PC for $299 and up

Compulab’s latest small form-factor desktop computer is a tiny, fanless system powered by an AMD processor. The Compulab fit-PC4 sports an AMD quad-core processor, Radeon HD graphics, and support for Windows or Linux software. An entry-level, barebones system runs $299, but for $380 you can get a barebones system with higher performance specs. The fit-PC4 […]