Latest in Ion

Image credit:

Microsoft places stamp of approval on Vista-based Ion SFF PCs

Darren Murph
February 11, 2009
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links



Not that NVIDIA really needs Microsoft to give the ole thumbs-up here, but having that seal of approval may convince some currently wary manufacturers to jump in and support the Ion platform over one of those perfectly fine alternatives. As with so many other devices in the world, NVIDIA's Ion platform is now Certified for Windows Vista, meaning that PC users could one day experience all the joys of the aforesaid OS on Ion-based rigs as low as $299. We're told that such machines could be on the market by summer, and they'll be positively ready to deliver smooth Blu-ray playback while supporting DirectX 10, Aero Glass, Flip3D and GPU acceleration. Bring it, we say.

In this article: Ion, microsoft, netbook, nettop, NVIDIA, SFF
All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

'Sekiro' GOTY Edition trailer offers a peek at fresh challenges

'Sekiro' GOTY Edition trailer offers a peek at fresh challenges

View
Redbox's Free Live TV comes to Xbox One consoles

Redbox's Free Live TV comes to Xbox One consoles

View
YouTube mobile app now lets you search with your voice while casting

YouTube mobile app now lets you search with your voice while casting

View
What we bought: Our favorite USB-C chargers

What we bought: Our favorite USB-C chargers

View
GitHub takes down YouTube video download tools after an RIAA notice

GitHub takes down YouTube video download tools after an RIAA notice

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr