Games PC Console Piston opened the era of Steam Box




Games PC Console Piston opened the era of Steam Box March 11, 2013


While you decide which console cooler, Xbox 720 or PlayStation 4 , Xi3 company began taking pre-orders for the PC Piston form factor gaming console. Deliveries 1,000 dollar PC planned for Christmas holiday season.

Gaming computer is an integral part of the initiative Steam Box by Valve, which designs computer games. Piston was introduced earlier this year as part of the CES in Las Vegas, where he managed to win a number of awards for best design.

Built on Linux, Piston has a 4-core AMD A10 3.2 GHz, RAM 8 GB, SSD-drive capacity of 128 GB (can be increased up to 512 GB) and a Radeon 7000 graphics card with 384-series programmable cores. The console supports up to three monitors, has one HDMI-out port, and twelve input-output (I / O), including eight USB-slots. Xi3 promises that will Piston modular motherboard with the possibility of ArtCAM.

Quite a good option as a cheap gaming computer, what do you think?

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