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Upgrading my HTPC

posted under category: General on July 15, 2008 at 1:00 am by Nathan

With my old MCE experiences blogged, now it is time to discuss my upgraded Media Center PC. No, we're not going Tivo, that would be ridiculous. We are, however going completely off-the-shelf this time. For not much more than the price of a nice Blu-Ray player, we purchased a PC with one included, from woot. Here are the key PC stats:

Additionally, we made 2 changes in the home network:

Overall, this will be a good, much needed upgrade. We've been enjoying having an XP media center so much, I think that with a faster CPU, it can only get better.