[QUOTE=SciFer;2752133]Now if itÂ only had 3 ATSC turners with DVR capabilities.(or the ability to add)…Â wouldn’t that be something? Â :)[/QUOTE]
If you need that much probably yes, but then you would also need also much better hardware. For my needs the way that the unit is currently is just fine
[QUOTE=tmc8080;2751787]Check out the windows 8.1 streaming media boxes too on Geekbuying.com
there’s a whole bunch… some even boot up in under 30 seconds!
Probably around the next holiday or great sale, I might buy one… it beats keeping the pc alive chewing 150watts of power just to do menial streaming and downloading/streaming content along with web browsing when you could be using 10-15 watts instead. some windows based
**NUC (next unit of computing… intel’s branded micro PC’s) consume close to most laptops 40watts - 65 watts and it makes you wonder why not just get a laptop at which point as the price points are similar.[/QUOTE]
The Intel NUC’s are very impressive, but way to expensive for what I want them to do. I will agree that an laptop would have been a much better option for me.
My main concern is not how much power a PC requires but the noise that i makes, and since I am mainly watching movies late at night I want it to be dead silent.
Things have move a long since the time that my old xtreamer was the device tou have