The 27-inch Asus ET2700I Video
The 27-inch Asus ET2700I Video Transcript
I'm rich brown senior editor for CNET veteran tech Olympic -- eighteen point 700 -- Sosa thirteen and nine on line comes the large 27 inch display that's relatively new screen size for PC on once. This is not quite as high resolution is displayed to get with the twins and Apple iMac that resolution is pt by about 141019. By ten AK 1080. That's the resolution screen is so high and if he can play -- Blu-ray movie or any other high definition content and haven't looked pretty great. So it's important to note this is not a touch screen would have heard from a number of vendors touch screens in the 27 inch size -- prohibitively expensive in the consumer market. So as a non touch display and a feeling a lot of you -- -- the touch him. -- at thirteen 99 this is a pretty expensive windows PC it's fair and Asus might charge a premium for such a large display. We also get a dedicated subwoofer which you get over here puzzles the core I seven CPU -- dedicated Nvidia graphics card. That makes the system more powerful than HP omni point seven which you've -- is also points and management as long one. -- still it's a little bit pricey for performance and -- and noble on one actually is 23 inch display that's much faster and actually has 3-D display capability. So what you might wanna buy from -- -- and all -- kind of depends on what you're needs. Almost three -- mentioned Asus is most expensive bristles the most well -- given its high end specs as chancellor screen. -- look I didn't mention the subwoofer is a benefit and Asus and among those other systems because it's not quite powerful enough to really make -- -- over the harbor you can see this -- clean design here's little webcam up top. Into this supports the -- here here's of the subwoofer connects. -- a couple of audio ports -- B three -- those are very common now and SD card reader and an eSATA port. Those look of the ports in the back of the system. Couple used the tunes. VGA input as well as each nine of the video inputs are great in the system a lot more -- and you can effectively use it as a second monitor. In -- rounding out the unit over here in the right side is a Blu-ray. Now it's certainly fair to ask the touch oriented windows eight coming around the corner why you'd be initiative and non touch on and the large twice and your screen pretty much speaks for itself. Creates a nice big space for productivity and also lets eases system and -- the long rumored office for -- moment. Farmers around the space is easy 2700.
You can find more-cost-effective large-screen all-in-ones for general productivity, but Sony's Vaio LV250B is our favorite for home entertainment. Loaded with unique features geared toward digital media convenience, this system will meet the needs of anyone looking for a PC to use as an entertainment hub.
You can find a faster all-in-one from Lenovo for just a few more dollars, but as a general-purpose system with a strong home entertainment bend, the Dell Inspiron One 2320 is hard to beat.
By offering many connection options, built-in sound, and a large screen, the BenQ M2700HD earns its price tag.
Apple has elected to keep its iMac firmly grounded as a productivity device. You'll find few home entertainment conveniences in the new entry-level iMac, and you can find larger screens in other all-in-ones systems for less. Few will offer performance like this iMac, though, and none look as pretty, making it easy to recommend for general purpose computing and for the design conscious.
This large-screened touchscreen Windows 8 laptop's coming this October.
A great general-purpose dSLR, the Olympus E-30 offers an attractive alternative for advanced shooters not yet wedded to a system.
If you're looking for a general-purpose desktop or a small, affordable PC to send media files to your TV, the HP Pavilion Slimline s7600e should be your pick.
If you must have a large-screen LCD, this one's a decent choice, although plasma does offer better value.
The HP Omni 200 5380qd lacks some of the flashier features of other all-in-one PCs, but it makes up the difference with surprisingly fast performance, making it easy to recommend to anyone in need of a reasonably priced home desktop.
The Dell XPS 18 combines an all-in-one PC with a lightweight 18-inch tablet, making it a flexible system for at-home entertainment and productivity.
Asus All-in-One PC ET2700INKS Review
The good: The Asus ET2700INKS is unique for its 27-inch display, a fast Core i7 GPU, and a discrete Nvidia graphics chip.
The bad: Like other 27-inch Windows all-in-ones, the Asus' 1080p resolution hurts its appeal next to the higher-resolution 27-inch iMac.
The bottom line: The Asus ET2700INKS will meet the needs of anyone searching for a fast, large-screen all-in-one for mainstream home entertainment and general-purpose productivity.
Asus All-in-One PC ET2700INKS Specs
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