|General Hardware Any tech topic that can't be fit into another category belongs here.|
|12-13-2010, 02:58 AM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Atlantic Canada
AC Ryan Prepping UI Update for Playon!HD Models
Over the course of the past couple of months, we've taken a look at a fair number of set-top media players, including two similar models from AC Ryan, called the Playon!HD. I took a look at the "mini" variant in September, while Brett took the non-mini for a spin just a couple of weeks ago. Overall, our sentiments weren't too far apart from one another, and one thing we both agreed on was that the device could really use a graphical overhaul.
Read the rest of our post and then discuss it here!
Intel Core i7-3960X, GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2, Kingston 16GB DDR3-2133, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 2GB
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB SSD (OS, Apps), WD VR 1TB (Games), Corsair 1000HX, Corsair H70 Cooler
Corsair 800D, Dell 2408WFP 24", ASUS Xonar Essence STX, Gentoo (KDE 4.11. 3.12 Kernel)
"Take care to get what you like, or you will be forced to like what you get!" - H.P. Baxxter
<Toad772> I don't always drink alcohol, but when I do, I take it too far.
|12-13-2010, 08:06 AM||#2|
I just kinda show up...
Join Date: Jul 2005
This is a very slick looking interface. My only concern is performance. There seems to be a lot of pretties on the screens they provided and my hopes are that the interface doesn't become sluggish as a result.
I'm anxious to hear your thoughts on this once the new firmware/UI goes GA.
"It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring."
- Carl Sagan
Intel i7-5960X | ASUS X99-Deluxe | 16GB Crucial DDR4 | Intel 730 240GB SSD | Crucial M4 256GB SSD
WD 1TB Black x1 | 2 x EVGA 770 GTX Superclocked SLI | Corsair H110 Water Cooler
Corsair 750D | Windows 8.1 x64 | Dell 2410 x 3 @ 5760x1200
Intel i5 3570 | ASRock Pro4-M | 24GB Patriot DDR3 | WD 250GB | QNAP NAS iSCSI Shared Storage
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|AC Ryan's X-Men contest||Rob Williams||Contests||2||10-23-2011 09:44 AM|
|AC Ryan Playon!HD Mini 2 Review||Rob Williams||Reviews and Articles||7||08-02-2011 02:49 AM|
|AC Ryan Playon!HD Media Player||Rob Williams||Reviews and Articles||3||11-15-2010 04:08 PM|
|AC Ryan Playon!HD mini Media Player||Rob Williams||Reviews and Articles||0||09-12-2010 11:58 PM|
|Discuss: AC Ryan Backy||Rob Williams||Reviews and Articles||4||04-06-2005 07:57 AM|