Today, we look at what it takes to build a low-cost, low-power BitTorrent machine. To build this BitTorrent box, we use a recently released Zotac ZBOX Nano palm-sized mini-PC which features a VIA Nano X2 (U4025) processor and one of the most popular BitTorrent clients – Vuze. We have created a step-by-step guide to help you configure your PC and optimize your home network for BitTorrent P2P data transfer.
The BitTorrent client we built was centered around the Zotac ZBOX Nano PC and we found this platform to be rock solid in everything that we did for this project. From the Windows 7-64-bit install, to the various software associated with security and torrenting, the VIA Nano X2 processor was more than enough to support this project. For those looking to buy a Home Theater PC that does more than just surf the net, you really should look at Zotac's catalog of mini-PCs. Most of Zotac's mini-PCs start around $240 for fully outfitted palm-PC which make it quite tempting - even for those who like to...
Article Title: Building a BitTorrent Rig with the Zotac ZBOX Nano Plus
Article URL: http://www.legitreviews.com/article/1774/1/
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