Blueado Mini m5e Video
Though a tad pricier than we would have liked, the Optoma MovieTime DV10 does a good job delivering an all-in-one home-theater experience.
The clone that comes closest to the nearly flawless Mac Mini, AOpen's MiniPC Duo MP945-V would be easier to recommend if it hit the same price point as Apple's pocket-size box.
The pocket-size Sony VAIO UX390 makes solid improvements over the first generation of UMPCs, but its target audience is unclear.
Attention home-theater fans: Apple has updated its Mac Mini computer for the holidays. Molly Wood unboxes the 2012 model and gives her take on what she likes and what's missing from the device.
A pocket-sized Jeep to leave the Kia Soul in the mud.
Designed to look rugged and masculine, the G-Drive mini Triple is the first pocket-size external hard drive we've run into that spins at 7,200rpm (as opposed to 5,400rpm of others). It's also compact and features all three types of data connection: USB 2.0, FireWire 400, and FireWire 800.
KEF's stunningly styled egg-shaped speaker package, the KHT-3005, boasts audiophile-quality sound for music and impressive home-theater performance and has earned it an Editors' Choice award.
Onkyo's affordable, full-featured CS-V720 is a great do-it-all option for bedrooms and dens that are too small for full-size home-theater systems.
The Polywell MiniBox2 939NP Media Center PC earns points for its dual-core processor and capacious storage, but home-theater enthusiasts will require more A/V input and output choices.
The Sharp LC-37D40U delivers some of the deepest blacks and very good overall image quality for an LCD, making it worth the extra dough for home-theater fans.