Vizio has come out with new Ivy Bridge powered all-in-one PC’s. These models have a 24 and 27 inch display, which is the main talking point along with the availability of Intel’s Ivy Bridge processors These PC’s support 1080p screens and HDMI pass-through, and hence even if PC system is turned off, you can make use of them as HDTV. The power supply comes integrated with the subwoofer. The two PC’s have the most state of the art specifications in terms of processor and GPU’s.
Users can choose among Ivy Bridge Core i3, i5, and i7 processors for these models. NVIDIA Kepler GeForce GPUs manage the graphics performance which is again a top end specification available in the market now. The Intel HD Graphics 4000 which comes integrated with the Ivy Bridge processors adds splendour to the models.
SRS Premium Sound HD along with 2.1 surround sound audio enables users to have a high quality audio experience. Listening to music and watching videos are will no longer same on these PC’s with the most advanced processors and GPU’s.
The lower end Vizio PC has 500GB of space whereas the high end model will be featuring a 32GB SSD which gets paired with 1TB hard drive. They come up with dual HDMI inputs and include a remote control for operating the HDTV. You can easily make use of the TV feature with a set-top box or a console. Users can see a "V key" with the wireless keyboard which offers short cuts to various media services like I Netflix, Hulu Plus and Vudu. The basic multi touch gestures are also enabled in this wireless keypad adding to the inputting efficiency.
The design of these Vizio systems seems solid but polished giving users comfort and ease of use. The starting price of the 24 inch all-in-ones model from Vizio is around RS. 45,000/-. The price of 27 inch all in base model can even up to around Rs. 60,000/-.
As of now these models have been launched for US market only. The availability of these impressive models in other markets is yet to be confirmed by the company.