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ViewSonic VPT125 PC Mini
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May 21, 2010
Boasting 90% less materials than your average desktop PC or NetTop, the Viewsonic VOT125 PC Mini
could be exactly what you hook up to your HDTV. Also using much less energythan what you’d expect
from a PC like this, the VOT125 deploys 2GB of RAM with 250GB hard drive, four USB 2.0 ports,
and DVI / HDMI inputs.
Putting standard media set-top boxes to shame, the Viewsonic VP125 PC Mini puts real, and actually
pretty powerful computing power right on your tube. Pricing is set at $500.
Here's Viewsonic's press release:
ViewSonic® Leads the Way to Smarter, Greener Computing with New PC Mini
ViewSonic’s VOT125 PC Mini provides compact, energy saving solution for business and
WALNUT, Calif. – May 18, 2010
ViewSonic® Corp., a leading global provider of computing, consumer electronics and
communications solutions, today announced that the VOT125 PC Mini – the latest compact
and energy efficient computing solutions – is now available for order.
Providing an ideal compact and space-saving solution for home and business, the VOT125
provides the ultimate in smarter, greener computing. With a green-centric design, this
compact and sleek PC mini uses up to 90% less plastic and consumes up to 90% less
energy than traditional tower PCs. With an Intel® ULV processor and 0.6L form factor
specifically designed for less power usage, less plastic and less cables, the VOT125 allows
green-conscious users to reduce their carbon footprint. And with Windows® 7 installed, the
VOT125 presents an ideal product for businesses looking to transition from Windows XP®
With a compact design and trim 1.5″ x 5.1″ x 4.5″ specifications, the VOT125 helps create
an efficient and clutter-free workspace. Whether placed on the desktop or mounted to the
back of an LCD monitor with the included VESA® mount kit, this petite device is an ideal
space-saving solution for an organized home or business space.
Powered by ultra low voltage, Intel® ULV processors, the VOT125 offers high
performance and flexible computing in a compact package. Including 2GB internal
memory, 250GB hard drive, four USB 2.0 ports, DVI/HDMI outputs and Ethernet/wireless
Internet connections, this model provides powerful and adaptable computing solutions with
a green conscience.
“Saving space and reducing energy spending are key priorities for our customers” said
Sally Wang, senior director product marketing, ViewSonic. “We’re proud to help achieve
both goals with the VOT125 PC Mini, and truly deliver a smarter, greener solution for your
The VOT125 PC Mini is available with a choice of Intel® Celeron® M Processor ULV
743, Intel® Celeron® Processor SU2300, Intel® Pentium® Processor SU4100 and Intel®
Core 2 Duo Processor SU7300, and is currently available for order at an ESP starting at
For further information on ViewSonic products, please visit ViewSonic.com or follow
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