Acer's Aspire Revo RL 100 is a $569 desktop that's designed as a media streamer for your living room. With a Blu-Ray player, wireless keyboard, ample RAM, and a roomy hard drive, it's very good for that specific use.

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At a Glance
  • This desktop home-theater PC isn't a multimedia powerhouse, but it looks sexy and plays videos well.

    Pros

    • Impressive slide-out keyboard/touchpad
    • Spacious hard drive

    Cons

    • Notebook hardware limits performance potential
  
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