Cybernet PC TV brings the office to the lounge room

AEA (Advanced Energy Australia) has launched Cybernet PC TV -- a multifunction system that combines the capabilities of a high resolution television, CD player, DVD player and fax machine. The system is reportedly not much bigger than a VCR and is operated by a cordless remote keyboard.

In a statement, AEA claimed that with Cybernet PC TV "your computing can be done from the comfort of your lounge chair and that one fully featured product could meet all your home or office entertainment or business needs". According to AEA, the new device can be used to play music and movies and to surf the Web. It can also be used to view free-to-air and pay television.

Powered by a 233MHz processor, the Cybernet PC TV has 64MB SDRAM, a 4.3GB hard drive, a 2x DVD-ROM drive, a 56KBps modem and an MPEG II/Dolby Digital (AC-3) decoder. Windows 98 comes preinstalled. The unit has parallel, serial and USB port connections, so it can be used with printers, scanners, digital cameras and joysticks.

Pricing is dependent on the screen size selected. With the 68cm colour screen (the only option currently available) the Cybernet PC TV has an RRP of $5,495.

For more information, contact Cybernet Entertainment on 1800 626 858.

Join the PC World newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Our Back to Business guide highlights the best products for you to boost your productivity at home, on the road, at the office, or in the classroom.

Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.

Neville Clarkson

PC World
Show Comments

Cool Tech

Crucial Ballistix Elite 32GB Kit (4 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 UDIMM

Learn more >

Gadgets & Things

Lexar® Professional 1000x microSDHC™/microSDXC™ UHS-II cards

Learn more >

Family Friendly

Lexar® JumpDrive® S57 USB 3.0 flash drive 

Learn more >

Stocking Stuffer

Plox Star Wars Death Star Levitating Bluetooth Speaker

Learn more >

Christmas Gift Guide

Click for more ›

Most Popular Reviews

Latest News Articles


GGG Evaluation Team

Kathy Cassidy


First impression on unpacking the Q702 test unit was the solid feel and clean, minimalist styling.

Anthony Grifoni


For work use, Microsoft Word and Excel programs pre-installed on the device are adequate for preparing short documents.

Steph Mundell


The Fujitsu LifeBook UH574 allowed for great mobility without being obnoxiously heavy or clunky. Its twelve hours of battery life did not disappoint.

Andrew Mitsi


The screen was particularly good. It is bright and visible from most angles, however heat is an issue, particularly around the Windows button on the front, and on the back where the battery housing is located.

Simon Harriott


My first impression after unboxing the Q702 is that it is a nice looking unit. Styling is somewhat minimalist but very effective. The tablet part, once detached, has a nice weight, and no buttons or switches are located in awkward or intrusive positions.

Featured Content

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?