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    Boxee

    http://www.dlink.com/boxeebox

    Interesting they managed to get a hardware supplier that big!

    I can really find a spec list yet, but probably gonna be a good product.

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    Re: Boxee

    Is that basically an HTPC in an (admittly funky) box?

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    Re: Boxee

    I'm guessing it runs this?
    http://www.boxee.tv/

    A mate of mine has had a play with it and really rated it.
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    Re: Boxee

    ^ Yup

    Quote Originally Posted by D-Link
    So get comfortable on that big old couch, grab your remote and see what it's all about.
    Shame it (the hardware) looks so ugly.
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    Re: Boxee

    I actually like the look of the software.

    Shame there is no 64-bit version or I'd be getting Carl to download it for me in a flash

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    Re: Boxee

    yes it's there
    http://www.boxee.tv/box

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    Re: Boxee

    Isn't this basically what the old XBMC developers are doing these days?

    From all accounts it's a top bit of software, just not sure what the hardware will be like.

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    Re: Boxee

    what a strange bit of design ,i guess it stands out from the crowd

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    Re: Boxee

    I'd go with XMBC on a Zbox. http://www.zotacusa.com/products/mini-pcs/zbox?p=2

    Much more customisable and can play full hd content. Many of these devices like the Boxee or Appletv struggle with the high bitrate 1080p mkv or wmv movies.

    I have the ZOTAC ZBOX Intel Celeron SU2300 1.2 GHz Dual-Core

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    Re: Boxee

    Holy resurrection Batman

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