The Latest in Luxury Gear
Review: It's officially summer vacation season, the time for taking tiring and often stressful trips afar. But if you're lucky you'll also get a chance to recharge the old batteries with your feet up on the couch.Now that the lazy days of summer are upon us, hopefully youve found a little more free time. If so, this is the perfect opportunity to trick out your abode with the latest in luxury PC gearor at least daydream about it. Heres a list of new products that I personally wish I could install in my very own home. Ranging from supremely media centric computers to slick digital audio receivers, theres plenty here to enjoy and lust after.
Starting with the living room,
Currently the ultimate union of PC and consumer electronics technology, the VAIO XL2 stores up to 200 physical CD or DVD discs and runs Microsofts Media Center to play, rip, or burn your digital content.
The wildly designed XPS M2010 is perhaps the ideal computer for a high-style office or den. This Media Center boasts a slick slot-loading DVD burner, huge 20.1-inch LCD display, and detachable wireless keyboard, plus folds shut like a notebook.
One of the most innovative Media Center laptops on the market, the Qosmio has all the AV connections you could ever want along with the companys long anticipated high-definition HD DVD drive.
No ordinary CD player, the Musica is a robust Linux-powered device that can rip tracks directly to its 160GB hard drive, burn CDs on command, and access your PCs music library via Wi-Fi connection. Read the full story on PCMag.com: