Pros

  • 802.11n Wi-Fi
  • Very strong performance for its size

Cons

  • Competing systems deliver more for less
  • Keyboard and mouse not included

At A Glance

If your budget is as locked-in as your space is limited, you’ll enjoy what the VOT530 has to offer.

Manufacturer’s Description

VOT530 Nettop is an outstanding solution for downloading and managing digital content. Its powerful Intel Core 2 Duo processor is just right for creating your own media and entertainment hub. This streamlined, space saving device is also eco-friendly ? made with less plastic and saves up to 45% in energy usage.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.viewsonic.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor speed 2.2 MHz
General Information
UPC Code 766907416114
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces eSATA
Memory
Memory size 2048.0 MB
Memory type DDR2

Performance

Overall Rating
WorldBench 6 Score 90.0
Office Productivity
Web Browsing 299.0   seconds (lower is better)
Office Suite Use 385.0   seconds (lower is better)
File Compression 235.0   seconds (lower is better)
Multitasking 357.0
Content Creation
Image Editing 473.0   seconds (lower is better)
GPU Graphics Rendering 546.0   seconds (lower is better)
CPU Graphics Rendering 697.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Encoding 236.0   seconds (lower is better)
DVD Burning 452.0   seconds (lower is better)
Video Editing 230.0   seconds (lower is better)
Gaming
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1024x768 9.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1680x1050 4.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Medium 1920x1200 3.9   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1024x768 7.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1680x1050 3.8   Frames per second (higher is better)
Unreal Tournament 3 Highest 1920x1200 3.1   Frames per second (higher is better)