Here’s another tiny PC with an appetite of just 14 Watts. The ECOPC N.1A from Evo Technologies is fanless and silent and ideal for lots of home automation server duties. Best of all the bare bones unit is available direct from the manufacturers for $241 (around £150). Full specs and PR after the jump.
Measuring just 17.8 x 19.5 x 4.0cm, small and silent the N.1 is mountable behind a monitor, on a wall or under a table to save the space. The N.1 incorporates Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950 (Intel GMA 950) on-board graphics, 1GB of RAM which is expandable up to 2GB, S-ATA 3.0Gb/s, P-ATA, Mini PCIe slot, internal USB Header for bulit-in flash disk module. It also comes with plenty of connectivity, including 3 USB 2.0 Host, Gb Ethernet, D-SUB, DVI, Audio Out on the rear side and 2 USB 2.0 Host, headphone and microphone jacks on the front side.
The N.1 is delivered with great, ready-to-use and free open source OS. It is ready-to-go straight out of the box, pre-installed with your choice of Ubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu and Amahi Home Server
The N.1 is perfect for use as a standard desktop PC in home, office, classroom, library. The N.1 is also perfect for use as a specialized appliances such as 24/7 home or small business server, Internet kiosk, point-of-sale (POS) systems, in-vehicle computers, thin client, digital signage systems and HTPC (full 1080p HD capable with Broadcom Crystal HD Decoder Mini PCIe card).
- Model: ECOPC N.1A
- Processor: Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz (533MHz FSB, 512KB L2 Cache)
- Chipset: Intel 945GSE Express Chipset
- Memory: 1GB or 2GB DDR2 SODIMM 667MHz or 800MHz RAM. Single RAM Slot
- Storage: 2 x SATA-2, 1 x IDE(44 pin). Single 2.5″ Storage bay
- Front I/O: Audio In/Out, 2 x USB 2.0 Ports
- Rear I/O: Audio Out, Ethernet(RJ-45), 3 x USB 2.0 Ports, DVI(1600 x 1200 max/UXGA), VGA(2048×1536 max/QXGA), 12V DC Input. (Optional: 1 x Antenna hole for internal WLAN)
- Network: Realtek 10/100/1000 Mbps Controller
- Audio: RealtekALC622, Intel HD Audio
- Expansion: Mini PCI Express Slot
- Optional: internal WLAN or Broadcom Crystal HD Decoder Mini PCIe card
- Power: < 16W(w/SSD), < 18W(w/HDD) / 12V – 3.33A AC adapter 100-240V~ 50/60Hz euro plug
- Size: W178 x D195 x H40 mm
- Case: Strong aluminum case
- International Warranty: 1 Year RTB Warranty (2 or 3 Years Extended Warranty Available at Additional Cost.)
- Price: from $241 USD”
ECOPC N.1A is available for direct purchase at http://www.evot.biz