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Only $399.99 for Alienware Alpha System (Normal Reg price starting $500+) with Free Shipping!
$399.99 = $549.99 - $50(Promo Discount) - $100 OFF Coupon | GMZWLHJ8V7K10$ (Exp 6/16),Tax in most states. 

This is the box both Dewain and Dave talked about on Home Server Show 284(Plex in an RV via Synology and the HP Stream Mini Desktop)
 
It is a Intel Core i3-4130T Dual-Core Haswell Gaming Console/PC bundled with Microsoft Xbox 360 Wireless Controller.
Featuring Steam games with or without mods on a TV and can also transform into a Windows 8 PC with keyboard & mouse.
 
- Intel Core i3-4130T 2.9GHz Dual-Core
- 4GB RAM; 500GB HDD
- 802.11AC + bluetooth
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M+ Class 2GB GDDR5 GPU
- HDMI; 2x USB 3.0 2x USB 2.0
- includes Xbox 360 wireless controller w/ USB adapter
- 1 Year Warranty

Here is the Product Page on Dell.com
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Jason

How would this do for a HTPC?

 

 

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Drashna Jaelre

Depends on what the HTPC app is doing (eg, is it transcoding), and what OS the device is running. Since it's running Windows 8.1 by default (not surprised due to the inclusion of the controller), then it should work rather well.

 

The Core i3 4130T is a low power CPU. It's good for direct or network share access, but may not due great at transcoding.

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