Shuttle XPC X100: The Half-Sized Mini PC

SHUTTLE, the company which popularized the toaster-sized PC, is trying something a little smaller product —The XPC X100, a flat black slab the size of a large book. Inside is a 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo CPU, slot-loading DVD burner, and a 3.5-inch hard disk drive. The power supply is an external 120W adapter — bulky 3.5-inch […]

SHUTTLE, the company which popularized the toaster-sized PC, is trying something a little smaller product —The XPC X100, a flat black slab the size of a large book. Inside is a 1.83GHz Intel Core Duo CPU, slot-loading DVD burner, and a 3.5-inch hard disk drive. The power supply is an external 120W adapter — bulky 3.5-inch disk drive stuffed inside this extremely compact PC —"The ability to store a lot of video and digital media is essential today. But we only have space for a single drive inside, and only 3.5-inch drives are going to give the 500GB or more storage that many people need", says Ken Huang.

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