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multimedia PC

An earlier term for a Windows PC that included stereo sound and a CD-ROM or DVD drive. Although many lightweight laptops no longer include optical drives, personal computers of all types (Windows, Mac, Linux) support multimedia content. See MPC and multimedia upgrade kit.
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The all-in-one 24" VAIO L Series family multimedia PC by Sony is available from the end of March 2011.
SRS WOW XT and TruSurround XT are ideal solutions for the multimedia PC environment, combining to create a true home theater experience over a computer.
POWERFUL: The stylish Dell Dimension 4550 is a very businesslike machine; EXCELLENT: This Philips multimedia PC from Iqon Technology is easily set up and well supplied with software; GOOD VALUE: PC Superstore's Apollo; GOOD DEAL: The Scaleo 600, left; STUNNING: The Apple iMac G4
The Foundry School in Winson Green benefited from the gift with a computer desk and Multimedia PC worth pounds 1,600 for the class of four and five-year-olds.
The TFT1520m features the same qualities as the TFT1520, but also includes the new multimedia PC CommStation module.
In keeping with its "freshest technology" mission, Acer Latin America has launched two products with great appeal for the business market: The TravelMate 600, the world's first notebook with a built-in rewritable CD-RW, and the Veriton FP, a flat-panel screen multimedia PC whose tiny footprint is ideal for banks, hospitals or other cramped work environments.
Multimedia PC, Windows 95 or higher, Pentium 133 or higher, 16MB RAM, 25MB free hard drive space, SVGA with 256 color display, 4x CD-ROM drive.
The service allows people browsing a web site to ask for an instant callback from a representative of the company whose site they have been browsing, with two-way conversations held either via a telephone or by voice over the Internet using the facilities of a multimedia PC. Click4Call can be integrated on to any web page irrespective of the Internet service provider used by the customer.
Currently, Net2Phone offers PC-to-phone/fax calling from any Internet-ready multimedia PC to any telephone or fax machine in the world at reduced rates.
It requires no additional infrastructure beyond that typically in place for ERP software, such as a Web browser and multimedia PC over a LAN, 28.8 modern or Internet connection.
Audio files created on Quest are converted into standard Microsoft(R) WAV files, which can be played back using a multimedia PC equipped with a sound card and speakers.

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