Falcon Northwest Announces Powerful Tiki Compact Gaming PC
Falcon Northwest has announce the Tiki "micro tower" compact/small form factor (SFF) gaming PC. About the size of an Xbox 360 gaming console at 4 inches wide and 13 inches tall, it nevertheless packs the fastest Intel 3rd Generation Core-i7 "Ivy Bridge" quad-core CPUs, 16 gigabytes of memory, and up to four terabytes of storage. It's even got a liquid cooling system.
Making a desktop PC this thin presented a new design challenge: it's fairly easy to knock over with a stray elbow or by a pet. So Falcon custom cut Tiki's base out of solid granite. Tiki is the first PC ever to ship with 6 pounds of natural stone as standard equipment. The polished granite base gives Tiki both stability and a uniquely high-end style. For all this performance and quality however, it will set you back between $1900 and $5000, so a deep wallet or a sacrificial credit card are a must. More pictures at the link below.
Available today, Tikis will be custom built to order and begin shipping in early July. Pricing starts at under $1,900 for basic configurations and ranges to almost $5,000 for custom painted, fully-loaded builds.
Posted by | Tue, Jun 26, 2012 - 06:50 PM