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Sapphire Announces the EDGE HD4 Mini PC

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Building on the success of its EDGE HD series, hailed as the smallest fully featured PC in the world, SAPPHIRE Technology, a world leading manufacturer and supplier of PC graphics cards, mainboards and professional graphics solutions has just introduced a new model, the SAPPHIRE EDGE HD4 mini-PC, based on the latest mobile processor technology from Intel.

The SAPPHIRE EDGE HD4 shares the same slim, stylish outline as the earlier models but delivers increased performance as a result of incorporating the latest Celeron 847 processor from Intel. Like the earlier models, it is slimmer and smaller than most wireless access points, in fact around the size of a paperback book! Its stylish design and simple pedestal mount make it equally at home next to a TV or a business monitor whilst occupying the minimum of desk or shelf space.

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Why does it look like it's sitting in a pile of shit?
 
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Why do they make cases like that? Small and thin, yet unstable, pointed up-end like that. And with thick heavy cable connectors (VGA) at the top! etc. etc. It is impractical nonsense. And the "foot" takes up all the deskspace "gained" by being so small/thin. Build a small cube with grippy rubber feet.
 
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Why do they insist on making these look like a wireless router?
 

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Why do they make cases like that? Small and thin, yet unstable, pointed up-end like that. And with thick heavy cable connectors (VGA) at the top! etc. etc. It is impractical nonsense. And the "foot" takes up all the deskspace "gained" by being so small/thin. Build a small cube with grippy rubber feet.
Why do they insist on making these look like a wireless router?
I think they look quite nice, BUT when you start to connect things it gets ugly. All systems that has this form factor should come with VESA mounts as standard.