The Ultimate HTPC from $2445

The Ultimate HTPC from $2445 from The Home Theatre Professionals

By: The Home Theatre Professionals  23-Feb-2011
Keywords: Theatre, Tv, Home Theatre

We have been using MediaPortal for many years and we are glad to be able to offer you a full install and setup of MediaPortal to suit your needs.
MediaPortal is a superior choice for your HTPC for many reasons, most of all its the customisations that are available.
We have spent a large amount of time choosing the right base components for the optimal experience.
Listen to music and radio
Play videos, movies and DVDs
View pictures or create a slideshow
Watch, schedule and record live TV - like a TiVo, but more, and for free!
Stream media, radio and TV to any HTPC / PC connected to your network
Use a remote to control your HTPC from your couch
Check weather, news, or information on the web, even play games!
More of the features from all our HTPCs

Windows 7
Far superior to previous versions of windows, Windows 7 has been met with praise from people from all walks of life.
Included Free when you purchase Windows 7 is a 26 Page User Manual & Quick Start Guide with Step by Step Graphical Guides.
When ordering a computer with Windows 7, it will be fully installed and ready to go & includes Certificate of Authenticity & Disc.

Keyboard & Mouse
With Logitech Advanced 2.4 GHz connectivity; batteries that last; and a full-size keyboard with softly rounded keys, this sleek set puts convenience and control comfortably at your fingertips.
Easy keyboard storage
You can store your keyboard standing up to store behind your TV or wherever is convenient for you.

IR Remote Control
Fully customisable Remote Control.
Comes fully configured for MediaPortal, You can even turn your HTPC on and off with it.
If you want a particular button to do something different, thats no problem- All buttons can be configured to emulate any keyboard combination or even start Applications.
Most navigation is done simply by pressing directional buttons, OK and Back.
There is all the usual Play/Pause/FF/RW etc as well as seperate Volume Up and Down/Channel Up/Down. As well as lots of other buttons we can configure to do pretty much anything you want.

Video Acceleration
The Perfect Graphics Card for the Latest Cutting Edge PCs
- Gigantic 1GB GDDR5 delivers incredible gaming performance
- ASUS exclusive Dust-Proof Fan: dissipate heat efficiently while expending lifespan by 25%.
- GPU Guard: Doubles structural reinforcement. Cracks free!
- Fuse Protection technology: Delivers double the over-current protection for risk-free computing
- HDMI 1.3 with Deep Color and 7.1 High Bitrate Audio support

Quad HDTV Tuners
Enjoy 4 of your favorite digital TV shows at the same time with built-in Quad professional tuners Recording 4 HD digital channels while watching any of them.
EPG (Electronic Programs Guide) for easily gather daily or weekly TV program information. You can schedule your digital TV recordings on a daily, weekly or once only according to info from the EPG.
With Time-Shifting support, users can pause, rewind and fast-forward live television. Take your breaks during a TV show or movie and never have to miss a scene again.
Optical Drive

CD/DVD/Blu-Ray Writer
Included in this system is a Blu-Ray Writer, allowing you to not only play all your CDs, DVDs and Blu-Rays but also; Record your own Blu-Ray Discs, DVD videos, CD Audio, and Data discs.

Intel Core i5-2300 2.8Ghz Quad Core
A powerful CPU is very important in any performance computing and this is no exception, The i5-2300 supports throttling, so it only uses the amount of power it needs, saving power and reducing heat output. With 4 Cores processing 4 threads simultaniously the I5-2300 is perfect for all your computing needs.

DDR3 1333 8G Kit (4GBx2)
The amount of RAM you have determines how many programs can be executed at one time and how much data can be readily available to a program. It also determines how quickly your applications perform and how many applications you can easily toggle between at one time.
Simply put, the more RAM you have, the more programs you can run smoothly and simultaneously.

Hard Disk
This system comes with a 64GB Solid State Drive for the Operating System and 8TB RAID Hard Disk for Data.
The capacity of your Hard Disk determines how much things you can save on your computer, eg; Movies, Pictures, Music, Games, etc.
A Solid State drive is much smaller, but also much faster than a conventional Hard Disk. A combination of both is possible in all systems.

Front Ports
On the front of the HTPC is a selection of ports.
USB 2.0 (x2)
Headphone Jack
Microphone Jack
This makes it possible for you to plug in your devices without fumbling around the back.

Rear Ports
1 x PS/2 Keyboard (Purple)
1 x PS/2 mouse port (Green)
1 x Optical S/PDIF Output
1 x IEEE1394a
2 x USB 3.0/2.0 ports (blue)
6 x USB 2.0/1.1 ports
8-channel Audio I/O
1 x eSATA port
1 x RJ45 port
2 x RF Aerial
2 x IR Remote
1 x HDMI
1 x D-SUB
1 x DVI

Lian-Li PC-C32B
Lian Li has more than 20 years experience, and continued to develop the new technology, the product quality and design is outstanding. Lian Li persisted to make product in Taiwan, and uses the most outstanding material as well as the most advanced technical manufacture in order to provide modern art high-quality goods.
Lian Li put a lot of effort on the external finishing, all the external parts in hair-line brush anodized aluminum to create the metallic look, with special joining detail to give it a finishing touch.

There are four high quality aluminum case stands, it not only looks good, it also has rubber pads to absorb the vibration, and prevent any scratches to the equipment underneath.
Model PC-C32
Dimensions 426 x 167 x 530 ( W, H, D)
Front bezel Material Aluminum
Side Panel Aluminum
Body Material Aluminum
Color Black

Fully assembled & tested - All Driver Disks & Manuals Inc.

Windows 7 (if ordered) is FULLY INSTALLED on the system & ready to go (COA & Disc included)
OpenOffice, Firefox & Avast Free Anti-Virus also installed.
Should you need assistance, we provide you with telephone & email support along with a minimum 12 month warranty on all parts.

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