Laptop manufacturer with attitude Rock has launched a new PC that thinks it·s a TV and may well end up pride of place in your living room. The Meivo (which stands for multimedia entertainment integrating video on-demand) is a new LCD TV with an integrated computer, which, said the vendor, is perfect for the kitchen, bedroom or study as a compliment to the main household TV. The Meivo offers PVR functionality and it said provides a platform for IPTV. It has a22" screen and will come HD ready, Vista enabled and supporting an Intel core 2 duo desktop class processor. Here are some of the specs for the computer.
• Intel Core 2 Duo desktop class processor • 22" wide screen display at 1680 x 1050 resolution supports 720p HD res • Two desktop hard drive bays • 7.1 sound output to external speakers is supported • WiFi and Bluetooth built in along with memory card reader • side mounted USB for mp3 players • RF keyboard and mouse • TV Tuner - Digital and Digital/Analogue Hybrid options, UGA upgradable by MXM
The vendor said it will be available from this April priced at £1,00 plus the dreaded VAT. And it doesn·t look half bad either!