Category: Computer Audio

  • The 2012 ‘Stealth Mini’

    Goodbye Dell Mini; hello Cedar Trail. Despite all manner of pratfalls getting Cedar Trail Mini ITX boards to market, at least we’re now seeing 32nm Atom netbooks in the supermarkets in reasonable variety, and at very reasonable prices: add up the cost of a dual core Atom motherboard, battery, monitor, memory, operating system licence, 320Gb […]

  • Atom for audio: this week, we’re mainly Asus

    Despite continual revision of every aspect of the hard/software of our audio computers, an Intel Atom processor has been a constant in our computer audio recipe. Despite interesting competition from Via and AMD, a dual core Hyperthreading Atom CPU still provides the best power/weight ratio for this application.