Atom for home PC again Tags: CPUs Desktops Video Audio Last response: August 18, 2009 3:46 PM in CPUs Share bvr37 August 18, 2009 9:05:05 AM What are the typical applications of atom based desktop ? Is it fast enough for - audio and video playing - Internet - MS office application More about : atom home ulysses35 a b à CPUs August 18, 2009 11:54:52 AM My Atom based netbook does all the above.... however building a desktop PC you might just as well by a Celeron CPU for the same money. loneninja a c 83 à CPUs August 18, 2009 3:46:12 PM Atom and the chipset it comes with are a joke performance wise compared to anything similarly priced. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Atom system on power drain Forum Performance of Atom for home PC Forum Using an atom 230 as a media server Forum Tomshardware review: Intel Atom 230 vs Athlon 64 2000+ Forum Atom N2800 or D525 Forum Celeron 857 vs Atom D2700 vs Atom D525 Forum Folding@ Home : THGC Needs You -Team 40051 Forum No EMT64 on Intel Atom N2600 ? Forum Atom PC ...but with top end graphics card? Forum Intel i3 + Hd 3000 or atom d2700 + Nvidia gt520 ?!? Forum Intel & nVidia at it again Forum Dell inspiron duo 1090 intel atom n570 a03 bios Forum Atom Forum Anyone currently using Atom ? Forum Atom vs Celeron Forum PSU Help Forum Performance of Atom for home PC Forum Intel Atom Z550 and dual atom on netbooks Forum Cpu restarts again & again Forum High end UPS for home destop? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !