Editors Liked

  • Compact design makes it easy to place anywhere, Nvidia Ion makes the difference for video playback, Easily connected to HDTV using HDMI output, Plenty of ports and connections, Windows 7 runs smoothly, Windows 7 Media Center makes it easier for DVR-functi
  • Compact. Quiet. Dual-core Atom. HDMI port. Includes wireless keyboard and mouse. Compact USB speakers. 802.11b/g/n WiFi. Nvidia ION graphics. VESA mountable. Nice price. eSATA port
  • Ion graphics/accelerated Flash 10.1 video, HDMI output
  • Affordable; compact, stylish design; smooth HD-video playback; energy-efficient

Editors Didn't Like

  • Atom processor shows strain when multiple apps are open, Gaming is a non-starter under these specs, Too much pre-installed bloatware, Lacks a built-in TV tuner, No optical drive
  • Other Atom-powered nettops are smaller. Bloatware. Love-it-or-leave-it styling (which if you don't like, you can hide this nettop). Only 60-day subscription to McAfee AntiVirus
  • No optical drive, 2GB extra RAM is your only upgrade possibility
  • Lacks display; sluggish performance; limited upgrade potential