From the monthly archives:

January 2012

Shuttle XPC Barebone SZ68R5

by Johan on January 31, 2012

Shuttle XPC Barebone SZ68R5

Shuttle has unveiled its new barebone PC namely the SZ68R5. Based on the Intel Z68 chipset, the computer supports up to 32GB of DDR3 memory, Intel Core i3/i5/i7 processors and up to four add-on cards (PCIe-x16-2.0, PCIe-x4-2.0, Mini-PCIe-x1-2.0 and mSATA). Measuring 33cm x 21.5cm x 19cm, the Shuttle XPC Barebone SZ68R5 can accommodate a maximum of two 3.5-inch drives and one 5.35-inch drive. Other specs include four DIMM slots, two SATA 6Gbps ports, two SATA 3Gbps ports, a 500W 80-PLUS certified power supply unit, HDMI and DVI-I graphics outputs. The Shuttle XPC SZ68R5 Barebone is priced at around $397 a pop. [Shuttle]

Lexar-64GB-JumpDrive-TwistTurn-USB-Flash-Drive

Here’s another affordable 64GB USB flash drive for you to grab from Lexar, the JumpDrive TwistTurn. Priced at just $49.99 via TigerDirect, this capless flash drive comes with a rotating case to protect the drive and its contents, a USB 2.0 connection interface and a key chain hole. [Product Page]

Window N12 GPS Navigator

by Isaiah on January 31, 2012

Window-N12-GPS-Navigator

If you’re in the market for a new GPS navigator, be sure to check out the N12 from Window. Priced at just $159.99, this budget-friendly device packs a 7.0-inch 800 x 480 capacitive multi-touch display, a 1GHz RK2918 ARM Cortex-A8 processor, a GC800 GPU, a 512MB RAM, an 8GB of storage, a microSD card slot, a 0.3MP front-facing camera, GPS, WiFi, a 4500mAh battery and runs on Android 2.3 OS. [Product Page]

Emotiva Airmotiv 4 Speaker

by Johan on January 31, 2012

Emotiva Airmotiv 4 Speaker

Emotiva has proudly released a pair of new desktop speakers namely the Airmotiv 4. Measuring 9.4mm x 6.1mm x 7.3mm and weighing 10 pounds, the speaker consists of a 4.5-inch woofer, a pair of 25 watt amplifiers, RCA and XLR inputs. You can connect the Airmotiv 4 to a portable CD player or an iPod to make a mini-system. The Emotiva Airmotiv 4 speaker is priced at $399. [Emotiva]

Kobee Jin Yong e-book Reader

by Johan on January 31, 2012

Kobee Jin Yong e-book Reader

Qualcomm has introduced the Kobee Jin Yong e-book reader at the Taipei International Book Fair. Powered by a customized Google Android 2.3 operating system, the Kobee Jin Yong e-book reader comes jam packed with a 1GHz SnapDragon S2 processor and a 5.7-inch Mirasol display with a 1024 x 768 pixel resolution. Sadly, there is no info on pricing or availability at this time. [Press Release]