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Compact and comfortable

Your MediaBuddy PC is designed to be sleek and space-saving enough to fit anywhere in your home. It's a full-featured Home Theater PC that's portable enough to move from room to room as your family's needs change -- or be tucked away in a closet out of sight if you prefer, thanks to a modern RF remote control. The brushed metal motif complements any decor.

Powerful Media Center Engine

No other Entertainment PC on the market provides more connectivity than MediaBuddy PC.  With instant remote control access to YouTube, Google Video, Netflix, Hulu, and dozens of other popular video, audio and photo catalogs, its compact design belies access to an entire world of media. It features VISION Technology from AMD which allows you to experience vivid web and video content, sharp photos and crystal clear music. 

Processor

Fast quad-core processor for incredible performance with games, applications and multimedia.

Graphics

Experience smooth HD viewing with up to 1 GB ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5450 discrete graphics.

Storage

Starting with a capacity of 500GB and expandable to 2TB and more, your TV shows, videos, and photos are easy to manage and view with touch of a remote. Plus, the 2 eSATA ports make connecting an external hard drive quick and easy.  USB 3.0 ports and a built-in 6-in-1 multimedia card reader bring together all of your family’s portable electronics.

Home entertainment hub

MediaBuddy PC will provide endless hours of multimedia fun for everyone in the family without paying for cable channels. Most of this media is free except Netflix and Hulu plus. 

Stream movies and more

Hook up the Zino HD to your TV and transform your media center with streaming movies from the comfort of your couch. Enjoy crisp, full resolution video with the built-in Blu-ray™ player.

Get connected

With 4 USB 2.0 ports, a 4-in-1 media card reader, an HDMI 1.3 connection and optional 802.11n wireless connectivity, you're set to connect to your digital world (wireless network required).

Loud and clear

Immerse yourself in crystal clear sound with integrated 2.1 Hi-def audio and options up to THX 7.1 audio.

Simple and smart services

Dell DataSafe™ Online Backup

Our online backup service offers data protection by enabling customers to back up data to a safe, remote storage site using a broadband connection. Dell DataSafe Online Backup is easy, flexible and secure. After setup, it will automatically back up data to help protect your data from software, hardware and catastrophic failure.

Dell Support Center

Our centrally located, easy-to-use application provides personalized support resources. Conveniently located on your PC's desktop with quick links to service, support and system resources. Helps keep your system up-to-date and running efficiently through automated fixes for common configuration issues.

MediaBuddy PC is the easiest-to-use BlueRay Home Theater PC on the market.  The entire family can now enjoy the world of digital content in the comfort of their living room with one box and one simple remote control.  Slash your cable and satellite bills with free and low-cost over-the-air HDTV and Internet TV stations like Netflix, Hulu, XBMC video podcasts, Youtube, Boxee and many more apps to watch free online media.  MediaBuddy PC allows simplified access to online media, Live Digital TV, and your collection of photos, movies, music and games on your television with the touch of a remote control. You'll never have to leave the comfort of your couch to control your media center again.

MediaBuddy PC is location independent Even if your MediaBuddy pc is in the next room or the closet, you can control it from your living room, outside on your patio, or anywhere else in your house.  The only component required in your living room is your TV and the only connection required to your living room TV is a single HDMI cable.A remote control with 33 foot range, Compact and attractive design, Blu-Ray, simultaneous PVR/DVR with TV viewing, network-ready capabilities, and focus on out-of-the-box experience sets this device apart from other Media interface devices in the market.

MediaBuddy PC is a true digital convergence device, combining functionality of several set-top-box into one, eliminating cable clutter, and allowing freedom of placement in the house to reduce clutter in the living room and avoid accidents by guests or children.  Additional functionality such as home security cameras and digital telephone can be integrated.

Setting up the MediaBuddy PC is simple, easy and quick with HDMI or DVI cable, which can be plugged directly into your TV, making it a natural addition to your home entertainment center. With a standard Ethernet cable or Wireless capabilities, MediaBuddy PC plugs directly into your existing home network, sharing your media content and distributing it throughout your home. Each network media player also adheres to the Universal Plug-&-Play (UPnP) specification, allowing it to connect to other UPnP media devices seamlessly. This means easier and faster access to all your digital media content. Experience your digital media like never before with the MediaBuddy PC.

  • Listen---Integrated Radio and MP3 player
  • TV & DVR---With Integrated Dual TV tuner card you are able to watch and record 2 TV channels; with Cable TV tuner card 4 simultaneous channels are available
  • Watch---DVD , Blu-Ray, HULU, Windows Media Center, XBMC, Boxee and Local audio &Video Content
  • Record--Personal digital video recorder
  • Share---Supports wired & WiFi wireless 802.11N
  • Store----500GB standard HDD

Ultimate Multimedia Technology
The revolutionary MediaBuddy PC is the core of your digital home entertainment center, providing the ultimate in intelligent multimedia technology.

Wireless Control
The wireless Media Center RF remote control allow you absolute control of your entire media experience from the comfort of your favorite chair with amazing 33 feet wireless range.

Complete Control
This component sized powerhouse combines premium desktop performance and consumer electronics ease-of-use and instant on/off to deliver complete control over all your media!

The Entertainment PC uses one of the most advanced OS available ~ Microsoft Windows 7 with Media Center.

Designed especially for today's multimedia PCs, Microsoft MCE blends computing with broad digital media and entertainment capabilities. In addition, it delivers a consistent user experience and makes navigation of digital entertainment quick and simple, providing new ways to enjoy entertainment whenever and however it is wanted.

Entertainment Server
Accessing and sharing your digital media files from anywhere in your home, through a variety of media devices, have never been easier! MediaBuddy PC seamlessly merges digital home entertainment with a wireless server, and is versatile enough to tap into the internet, play the latest next-generation games, or connect to external devices!

Unlimited Media Enjoyment
Listen to the radio & digital MP3 files, watch TV or DVD's on your existing television, record your favorite TV shows with the integrated PVR, surf the internet, and even share and stream your files with the integrated wireless LAN 802.11x!

Home Media Center
Audio/Video Playback
Schedule Recording
Editing & Archive 

Broadband Gateway
IP Sharing
Wireless Access Point
On-line Gaming  

Media Adapter
Content Sharing
Media Organizer
Media Broadcasting

Spectra SP-P4M915GD1 Specifications:
Model Name SP-P4M915GD1
Operation System Microsoft XP + Media Center Edition
CPU Support Intel Pentium 4 Prescott LGA775 w/HT 800MHz FSB FSB
Chipset Intel 915G+ICH6
Graphics Chipset Embedded Graphics or Low Profile PCIe x16
Audio 7.1 Channel HD Audio
Memory 2 x DIMM slots / DDR 400/333 SDRAM support / 2GB Max.
Hard Drive SATA HDD 500GB
Optical Drive 1 x 5.25" ODD support
Wireless LAN PCI WLAN card, 802.11x supports
Media Reader 8-in-1 Card Reader
Remote Control IR MCE Remote Control
Panel/Display LED Status Display on Front Panel
TV Tuner PAL TV + FM and A/V Inputs (*PAL isn't for US & CANADA TV standard, you will need converter)
Wired Connectivity 10/100 LAN
Expansion Low Profile X16 PCIe x1, X1 PCIe x 1, Full Height PCI x 2
Front I/O USB 2.0 x2, Mic-in x1/Headsetx1/SPDIF-Inx1, 1394x1, Headphone and Mic-in
Rear I/O SPDIF-out x2, Audio Line-in x1, Audio Line-out x1, IEEE 1394 x1, VGA x 1, USB 2.0 x4, RJ45 x1, Line-in/Surround/Cen/Lfe/ SurrBack/Front/Mic-in for 7.1 Channel HD Audio
Power Supply 250W with PFC option
Dimension 86(H) x 430(W) x 390(D)mm
Form Factor Micro ATX in CE Form Factor

 

Package Contents
1 x FIC SPECTRA SP-P4M915GD1 MCE Entertainment Barebone System
1 x Window XP Media Center Edition 2005 COA + Recovery OS CD
1 x Microsoft Window MCE Remote Controller
1 x WiFi Antenna
1 x TV-Tuner Antenna
1 x Manual
1 x Drivers CD
1 x ATA IDE Cable
1 x 6' UL/CSA Power Cord Cable
2 x AA Battery for Remote Control
Pretested prior Shipping: (Not Included)
*INTEL P4 3.2GHz 800FSB LGA775 processor
*512MB DDR-400 Memory
*EUROSOFT PCCheck V.6.05 testing utility software

Shipping Policies
1. Because this is my side business, so I won’t be able to ship orders as fast as the regular business; therefore, orders can only guarantee to ship within 3 business days after payment is confirmed and secured.
2. We can only guarantee when to ship your orders, but we can’t guarantee how fast the shipment will deliver for UPS and US Postal Service; unless, you choose specific shipping services (Second-Day or Next-Day services). For shipping lead time, please refer to either UPS or USPS web sites for detail information. We are not responsible for any shipping delay once the package is sent.
3. We use the shipping services provided by EBAY, and we have already applied the shipping rate as low as possible. Unfortunately, the rate is not as cheap as the high-volume shippers. Please understand! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to message us.
4. We purchased shipping insurance for all shipments; therefore, we are not responsible for any shipping damages during the transit. If you received the shipment in bad shape or damaged, please contact appropriate shipping carrier for claims and details.
5. When we print shipping label for your package in PAYPAL, you shall automatically receive a notification of tracking number by e-mail from PAYPAL. If not, please let us know. We will send your tracking number again.
6. For international customers, please try to provide your contact phone number after you purchase. Both UPS and USPS (US Postal Service) requires phone number of recipient on the exporting documents.

Feedback and Contact Policy
1. Please be aware that we only accept and review messages through EBAY messaging center. If you need to contact us for any products problems, technical questions, or other information, please make sure you send us message only through EBAY messaging center.
2. We believed all issues and problems can be resolved, and customer’s satisfaction is always our main goal. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please contact us through EBAY messaging center to resolve any issues before you rate us. We highly appreciated your interest on our listed items and your business.
3. Please remember to rate us after you received and satisfied with your purchase, we won’t give out rating until you do so.
4. Any comments to help us improving our performance and service is highly welcome and appreciated!

Technical Information
1. We will try to answer any of your technical questions as much as we can. Unfortunately, we did not design the products; therefore, we can’t answer all the compatible issues for you. For product compatibilities, please refer to factory’s web site for more information. We don’t guarantee and accept return if you found your purchase is not compatible with what you need.
2. We will test all the used and refurbished items with computer testing software for general tests before we ship it out. To know more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us through EBAY messaging center.
3. We will clearly state what accessories may come with the product when we describe the product in the listing. Please read the product descriptions carefully. If you have any confusion, please feel free to check with us through EBAY messaging center.

Return Policies
1. Please return any defective item(s) within 14-Days after you received it, unless further stated in the listing or policies; otherwise, we will not honor the warranty and your package will be rejected.
2. Before you return any defective items, please obtain Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number with us through EBAY messaging center. Please mark this RMA number on the outside of your package. Any return packages without RMA number will be rejected.
3. When you return any item(s), please enclose information such as your EBAY ID, item's listing number, your original ship-to address, problems of the item, what components you tried to use with it, and what you prefer to do (Refund or Exchange) along with the returned item(s). So, I can be easier and faster to process the return item(s) after I received it.
4. If your returned item(s) tested to be in working condition accordingly to your provided information, then you will be charged a 20% re-stocking fee when I process your refund or you will be charged shipping fee to return the item(s) back to you. We will not accept any wrongful purchase!
5. All shipping charges will not get refunded.
6. Please make sure all bundled accessories are returned with item; otherwise, further charges may occur!