Zotac has come up with even smaller media center the ZOTAC ZBOX nano AD10.

Its a palm size full fledged computer which can be used for computing or can be tucked behind your TV and be a media center. It has limited expandability unlike a PC but still every possible port that you may need.

Here is the config:

  • AMD Fusion processor: Dual Core 1.6 GHz
  • DDR3 Expandable memory (1 slot)
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • 2.5″ hard rive bay (laptop hard drives)
  • USB IR receiver  and remote control

Ports:

  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • 2 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0
  • HDMI
  • Display port
  • eSATA
  • IR for remote control

Ships with USB IR receiver  and remote control to build your media center as well as WiFi Antenna and VESA mount so it can be mounted behind Monitors or TVs.  The Nano doesn’t ship with memory or hard drive, you need to add that on your own. If you don’t want the hassle of installing it yourself, go for the Nano Plus. It doesn’t come with an OS, you can install Ubuntu  + XBMC and build your media center.