MusicXPC Offers New Portable Music Workstation

MusicXPC''s Professional M2 is the company''s next step in its quest to create the best and fastest mobile workstation for musicians.
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The M2 features two 7200rpm HDs; 1GB of DDR400 RAM; a peace-of-mind recovery utility that reverts the computer to yesterday's, last week's or factory state merely with a few keystrokes; a 17" WSXGA+ wide angle screen and the DVI out that lets you hook up a second monitor; a numeric keypad so you don't have to shift click to control the sequencer; a full Intel Pentium 4 desktop processor that puts performance ahead of battery life; Gigabit LAN to improve workflow and play projects stored on other computers via Ethernet; built in DVD+RW burner for archiving and more. The processor used in the M2 is Intel's Pentium 4 HT 3.2GHz with 512K cache.

The Professional M2 is now available at music retailers such as SamAsh Music, Sweetwater Sound, Long& Mcquade, Korg SoundTree, CEV, ProSound Stage & Lightning and West L.A. Music.

Detailed Specifications:


  • Intel Pentium 4 HT processor 3.2 GHz 512K cache
  • Intel 865PE + ICH5 Chipset
  • 800MHz Front Side Bus
  • 1GB DDR400 RAM [Expandable to 2GB]
  • 1 PCMCIA 3.3V/5V Socket supporting CardBus


  • 17" WSXGA+ TFT LCD display
  • ATI Mobility Radeon 9700
  • 128-bit 2D/3D Graphics accelerator
  • 256MB DDR SGRAM On Board
  • Dual-view display monitor
  • External Display Resolution up to 1680 x 1050
  • HDTV Support


  • Slim DVD+/-RW
  • ATA100 7200rpm 60GB System Drive
  • ATA100 7200rpm 60GB System Drive
  • Supports master Mode IDE, PIO Mode 5, ATA-33/66/100/133 (Ultra DMA)
  • 7-In-1 Card Reader


  • AC'97 support for 5.1 channel surround
  • 3D Stereo Enhanced Sound System
  • Virtual 6-channel Audio Output
  • 1 SPDIF output
  • 1 Microphone input
  • 4 Speakers built-in
  • 1 Line output/Headphone output

Keyboard, Pointing Device, and Buttons

  • Full size WinKey Keyboard with Numeric Keypad
  • Built-in Touchpad
  • 3 Hot Keys (Default Internet browser / Email program / application)

Ports and Communication

  • 3 USB 2.0 ports
  • 1 mini IEEE1394 [FireWire] ports
  • 1 S-Video Jack for TV Output
  • 1 Serial port
  • 1 Parallel Port (LPT1) Supporting ECP/EPP
  • 1 Infrared Transceiver (IrDA 1.1/FIR/SIR/ASKIR)
  • 1 DVI-Out port
  • 1 PS/2 port (mouse/keyboard)
  • 1 Integrated V.90/I56K MCD Modem(V.92 Compliant
  • 1 Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1,000 Mbps LAN port
  • 802.11g Wireless LAN
  • 300K Pixel Video Camera Module
  • Bluetooth Module


  • Full range AC Adapter: AC-In 100~240V, 50~60Hz
  • DC Output 20V, 7.5A
  • Easy Changeable Main Battery Smart Li-Ion
  • Supports ACPIv1.0b
  • Supports Hibernate/Standby Modes
  • Supports battery Low Sleep
  • Supports Resume From Modem Ring

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