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when to jump on these aio computers

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these hit the market not to long ago and i really like em as a notebook alternative. i dont see many threads about them in here. maybe im in the wrong forum section lol
are they still in their infancy? would it be best to wait for a few generations before purchase?

products

hp envy rove: eww its fat, will not be caught out in public with it.
asus transformer aio: just a giant android when not attached to the base
dell xps 18: jackpot i really like this and would purchase when it has haswell

thoughts?
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Hmm they are fine for daily use I guess but their fans might be noisy. My imac is noisy. mITX tucked away with a nice screen would do the trick as well for a mobile build?
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They tend to be nice looking on a desk but of course my biggest issue is that they cannot be upgraded. also if one component goes, the whole unit has to be repaired which can be a pain.

They don't have the highest reliability factor either. My company bought a few (in place of our standard towers and monitors) for one of our offices and the tech guys indicated that the AIO units tended to not like running for 8 or 9 hours straight (likely heat buildup). We ended up dumping them and going back to standard configs.
Murder Box II
(18 items)
 
Home PC
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 6700K Asus Maximus Hero VIII MSI GTX 1080 Twin Frozr VI X G. Skill Trident Z DDR4 - 32GB - 3200Hz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Sandisk Extreme Pro 480GB Corsair H100i V2 - w/ML120 Pro Fans Windows 10 Home 64 Bit Acer Z35 G-Sync 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Steelseries Merc  EVGA Supernova G2 1000W Corsair 450D Mionix Naos 8200 
Mouse PadAudioAudioOther
Logitech G440 Sound Blaster Z Logitech Z906 - 5.1 Maxnomic Commander S-III Gaming Chair 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel G3440 Asus B85M-E/CSM EVGA GTX 950 Patriot Viper 3 - 2x8GB 1600hz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Crucial M4 120GB + 4TB/3TB x 2/2TB WD Green LG CH12LS28 Bluray Scythe Big Shuriken 2 w/Corsair SP120 Fan Windows 10 64 Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung 75" TV.... GooBang Doo MX3 Corsair CX430 V2 NMEDIAPC HTPC 6000B w/ Pro LCD Module 
Mouse
GooBang Doo MX3 
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Murder Box II
(18 items)
 
Home PC
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 6700K Asus Maximus Hero VIII MSI GTX 1080 Twin Frozr VI X G. Skill Trident Z DDR4 - 32GB - 3200Hz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Sandisk Extreme Pro 480GB Corsair H100i V2 - w/ML120 Pro Fans Windows 10 Home 64 Bit Acer Z35 G-Sync 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Steelseries Merc  EVGA Supernova G2 1000W Corsair 450D Mionix Naos 8200 
Mouse PadAudioAudioOther
Logitech G440 Sound Blaster Z Logitech Z906 - 5.1 Maxnomic Commander S-III Gaming Chair 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel G3440 Asus B85M-E/CSM EVGA GTX 950 Patriot Viper 3 - 2x8GB 1600hz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Crucial M4 120GB + 4TB/3TB x 2/2TB WD Green LG CH12LS28 Bluray Scythe Big Shuriken 2 w/Corsair SP120 Fan Windows 10 64 Bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung 75" TV.... GooBang Doo MX3 Corsair CX430 V2 NMEDIAPC HTPC 6000B w/ Pro LCD Module 
Mouse
GooBang Doo MX3 
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