Arctic MC001-XBMC Media Center now ships for 199EUR

Posted on Wednesday, Feb 06 2013 @ 19:28 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Arctic Cooling introduced its MC001-XBMC at an introduction price of 199EUR (including shipping in the EU). This offer is only valid on the company's website and until they run out of stock, after that the price will jump to 399EUR.

The system features an Intel Atom D525 processor, AMD Radeon HD 5430 graphics card, 2GB DDR3 clocked at 1333MHz, a 1TB 5400RPM 2.5" HDD and a DVD drive. The operating system is OpenELEC 3.0 (XMBC 12 - Frodo). Full details in the PR below:
This full-system media centre fulfils all your home entertainment needs, based on the award-winning platform XBMC 12 (OpenELEC 3.0). For the past months, ARCTIC worked in partnership with OpenELEC, together we combined a media centre which has integrated with the most desirable features, equipped with the latest XMBC 12 (OpenELEC 3.0) platform that made the most perfect and user-friendly media centre to have.

The MC001-XBMC is easy and ready-to-use, it plays all popular audio and video formats and supports full HD 1080p. Pack all your videos, songs and photos into the massive 1TB storage. Control freely from your Smartphone or tablet using one of the many excellent remote control apps available for both Android and iOS or with the bundled Infrared remote. Watch TV directly on MC001-XBMC and, thanks to OpenELEC 3.0 PVR functionality, you can even record your favourite shows. A multitude of Add-ons will let you extend MC001-XBMC's capabilities beyond your imagination: Listen to radio, Watch online video (YouTube, Vimeo, Netflix and others), Access your favourite Music on Demand service, show your latest pictures and Use a 1TB Network Storage.

AVAILABLE FOR ORDER NOW! Be the first to own the MC001-XBMC Limited Edition Media Centre as long as stock lasts!

The MC101-XBMC is available directly from ARCTIC GmbH ( for EUR 199 instead of EUR 399 as long as stock lasts. Price includes VAT and shipping within EU.

  • CPU Dual Core Intel Atom D525 (1.8GHz)
  • Graphics ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430, 512MB GDDR3
  • Chipset Intel NM10
  • Memory (RAM) 2GB DDR3 1333MHz
  • Storage 1TB 5400rpm Harddisk Drive
  • OS OpenELEC 3.0 (XBMC 12.0 - Frodo)
  • Supported Streaming Protocols AirPlay, UPnP/DLNA
  • Languages English, German, Spanish, French, Czech, Portuguese(brazil), Portuguese(Portugal), Hungarian, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Slovak, Russian, Dutch, Bulgarian, Danish, Romanian, Ukrainian, Norwegian, Arabic, Hebrew, Croatian, Japanese, Chinese(simplified), Chinese(traditional Hong-Kong), Chinese (traditional Taiwan)
  • ODD DVD-RW 24x
  • Wireless IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
  • LAN 10/100/1000 Ethernet
  • TV Tuner DVB-T or ATSC
  • Audio On-board analog stereo high-definition audio (ALC892)/ 7.1- Dolby True HD or DTS HD Master Audio (HDMI) / Optical Digital S/PDIF audio output / Back Panel 3.5mm audio I/O jack x 6 (7.1 OUT x 4, LINE IN x 1, Mic x 1) /
  • SPDIF port/optical x 1
  • VGA port x 1
  • HDTV interface x 1 (HDTV cable included)
  • Ethernet RJ45 port x 1
  • USB 2.0 port x 5
  • DC power jack x 1
  • Front Panel IR receiver x 1
  • USB 3.0 port x 2
  • 3.5mm stereo I/O jack x 2 (Headphone, Mic)
  • 4-in-1 memory card reader x 1
  • Power Supply 19V DC 60W
  • Supported Formats MP3, M4A, AAC, WAV, WMA, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, RM/RMVB, DiVX, H264, ALAC, FLAC, OGG
  • Bundled Remote Control ARCTIC MCR2
  • Volume 1.5L
  • Dimensions (Product) w/o stand: 143 L x 40 W x 266 H mm
  • w/ stand: 161 L x 65 W x 275 H mm
  • Dimensions (Packaging) 205 L x 130 W x 329 H mm
  • Limited Warranty 2 years
  • Gross Weight 3.1 kg
  • Arctic MC001 XBMC

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