For those of you that took a look at the AC Ryan Playon!HD2 1TB and thought to yourself, well that looks great, but I already have a PC full of movies, why do I need one in my lounge too? Well, that’s a good question and here to answer it is the Mini 2, the storage free, networking content hub that you’ll soon want in your living room setup.
To find out why, the quickest thing to do would be to skip to the last page and read the conclusion; but we put a lot of work into our reviews here at XSR. Go on, give the whole thing a read, please?Features and Specifications
A/V OutHDMI 1.3 interface up to 1080p Composite Audio / Video Y/Pb/Pr [...]
There are some designs in the case world that are iconic, the original Coolermaster Stacker, NZXT’s original Lexa Blackline and certainly Antec’s P183. Today we look at the latest revision of this classic design, the v3. It comes with the same USB 3.0 and SSD mount features as the P193, Nine Hundred and Twelve Hundred, but is this design modern enough to hold its own?
Lets see.Features and Specifications Dual chamber design isolates heat and noise Power supply option: Comes with a power supply mounting adapter to mount either a standard size power supply or Antecs exclusive CP series power supply 11 drive [...]
Today we’re looking at some DDR3 memory from Patriot. An offering from their Gamer series, the G2 enhanced latency kit is aimed towards gamers seeking the best performance at the best price. Let’s take a closer look and find out if it’s as good as they say it is.Features and Specifications
• Extreme Performance PC3-12800 (1600MHz)
• Enhanced Latency (9-9-9-24)
• Voltage: 1.65V
• XMP Ready
• Equipped with an extruded aluminum shield to provide improved cooling
• 100% Tested and Verified
• RoHS Compliant
• Tested on Intel® P67 platform
Continuing our spate of Antec case revamp reviews, today we have the baby of the bunch, the Nine Hundred two v3. Sure it’s a few hundred Antec numbers below the Twelve Hundred we reviewed recently, but it’s a lot more than the P193 right? In numbers anyway.
Still, featuring a new SSD slot, and a USB 3.0 port, what could go wrong?Specifications
10 drive bays – External 3 x 5.25″; Internal 6 x 3.5″ for HDD, or – External 6 x 5.25″; Internal 3 x 3.5″ for HDD, or – External 9 x 5.25″ – Internal 1 x bottom-mounted 2.5” SSD drive • CPU cutout allows for easy installation of CPU coolers • [...]
It’s no secret that I was pretty pleased with how the original Playon!HD media player performed, so I was quite excited to check out the revamped 1TB version. This 2.0 iteration has an improved GUI, a new Gigabit ethernet port, USB 3.0, an “EZ” drive slot and some extra formats in the official supported list. On top of this we also have the ability to access youtube, twitter, facebook and more.
Should be interesting.SpecificationsA/V OutHDMI 1.3 interface up to 1080p Composite Audio / Video Y/ Pb / Pr Video SPDIF coaxial (digital audio) SPDIF Optical TOSLink (digital audio)Storage SupportedEZ-Drive slot – 3.5” [...]
The supply of RAM reviews continues! Today Kingston wants us to show off their high-end HyperX T1-series to the public. We are looking at the Kingston HyperX T1 DDR3-2133 CL9 2x2GB kit which fits a budget enthusiast role but hopefully delivers solid Kingston performance.What does Kingston tell us about the HyperX-series?
“Now equipped with the next-generation heat sink, HyperX T1 memory kit is Kingston’s latest offering for the most exquisite overclocking memory product one could ask for. Featuring an all new heat sink construction, the HyperX T1 is capable of challenging the limits to deliver a new overclocking experience like never [...]