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PostPosted: Mon Sep 08, 2008 5:00 pm    Post subject: Review: Dell Studio Hybrid PC Goes Green.... Reply with quote

Review: Dell Studio Hybrid PC Goes Green To Tangle With The Mac Mini
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Wired - "Despite what your gut mat tell you, the Dell Studio Hybrid doesn’t actually run on a combination of ethanol and D-cells. It does, however, consume about 70 percent less electricity than those hulking desktop towers, meaning you can green up your digs and improve the décor in the process. This uber-cute little media-cruncher comes in your choice of rich automotive colors (or bamboo, for Pier 1-themed abodes), and you can swap colors on demand with interchangeable sleeves."

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I won't be buying one, but its appearance might signal to Apple that mini PCs are in demand - and raise the bar on the standard of hardware that consumers expect to be included.
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Looks rigged for silent running, but actually runs a little noisy.

You can't say that about the Mac mini. Smile
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