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Item#: N82E16811996004

nMEDIAPC Black Aluminum Panel PRO-LCD-B Media Center Programmable LCD

  • Black Aluminum front panel
  • Power Source: 4 pin connector & USB port
  • LCD text space: 2 x 20
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Ever seen one of those computer cases with the LCD status reports and wished you were as well-informed? Or maybe you were just suffering from gadget-envy.

Well, nMediaPC makes this handy display that lets you be informed of your computer status just like those much more expensive computer cases. Comes with an attractive black mounting rack, and the drivers are downloadable from their website. It fits handily into a five and a quarter inch drive bay and hooks up to a USB port. What will it display? More than I have room to talk about, but it can tell you about CPU usage, temperature, fan speeds, what music track your CD is playing . . . check out their website for more.

Whether it's something you need, or just a handy item you could use, decide for yourself if this is the one for you. We'll still be waiting when you're done.

  • newegg Completes Your HTPC System The large 20 x 2 nMEDIAPC PRO-LCD-B clearly displays real-time information of PC hardware, software and multimedia, making it an essential item to complete your HTPC system.
  • newegg Fits 5.25" Drive Bays The nMEDIAPC PRO-LCD-B features great compatibility with any computer chassis with a standard 5.25” drive bay.

Model

Brand
nMEDIAPC
Model
PRO-LCD-B

Spec

Compatibility
5.25" Drive Bay
Material
Black Aluminum

Features

Features
Power Source: 4 pin connector & USB port
LCD text space: 2 x 20
Display various information of PC hardware and software in real-time, multimedia through the LCD windows.
Multimedia information, e.g. Song Title; Movie Name; TV Channel & Program Name etc…
Visualization – It displays various pieces of playing information and graphic analyzer with Winamp or Windows Media Player.
PC sound – It displays an graphic analyzer to accompany the sound.
Displays System information; hardware and usage’s information of CPU/ RAM/ HDD
POP3 mail checking
Message alarm
CG Builder. User can build unique own symbol mark or logo

Packaging

Package Contents
LCD Module
Connection Cable

Quick Info


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  • Joseph B.
  • 4/19/2014 9:18:37 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month

2 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Installs easy after you download the software fro the manufacturers website. reports lots of info without you having to do any customization.

Cons: Most of the info it reports is useless, does not work with SpeedFan as promised, will not report motherboard volts or temps, software is terrible, tech support in non-existent, after many calls to tech support and leaving messages with no return calls I finally got someone who told me to read the manual....Yay!..

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  • Mathew L.
  • 4/7/2014 2:15:09 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsOutdated, but super neat

Pros: Straight forward installation.
Does exactly what it says. No more. No less

Cons: No support for VLC (the only media player I use)
I think if there were an SSD bracket in the back of the unit it would sell more. As of now she is a mess

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  • Jessica S.
  • 3/10/2014 11:42:13 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Low cost compared to other LCD units (that have better build & features). Due to DOA/non-functioning unit, I cannot recommend this device.

Cons: DOA. The power wires were very small/narrow/flimsy and were not properly mounted into the connectors of the 4-pin molex power adapter, resulting in "no-power" to the unit. Power wires were not sleeved.

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  • Scott M.
  • 10/29/2013 6:57:48 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGets The Job Done!

Pros: Cheapest LCD display I could find. Good enough viewing angles and refresh rate. Looks professional enough. Uses internal USB header.

Cons: Documentation is horrible and reference software is horrible. Tricky installation, you must know what USB pins provide power and ground (they are not the same between motherboard manufacturers). Most third party software is also horrible and was written many years ago.

Other Thoughts: I wrote my own LCD controller in Java and draw strings directly to the screen. It was a relatively simple process and will be ordering more for my custom projects / software.

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  • Brian C.
  • 7/29/2013 6:28:38 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsRan great for a few months! Then downhill from there

Pros: The display was very nice and easily readable. Thats about all i can say.

Cons: You will lose a USB port for this product. Display stopped working after a few months. Def not worth spending your money on.

Other Thoughts: Asus Maximus V Formula
i5 2500k
Corsair Vengeance 4X4 1600mhz
Coolermaster 700w silent pro
Win 7

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  • randy p.
  • 6/20/2013 4:46:36 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsWaste of money

Pros: It worked for 6 weeks

Cons: The display died. It's garbage!

Other Thoughts: Going to buy a Matrix Orbital display

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  • William A.
  • 5/1/2013 7:58:08 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: less than 1 day

5 out of 5 eggsquestion

Pros: This is a question to owners only: I only want this to display a clock and maybe the date, so does it have that ability? I will install this in a media PC and would also like to know if the display is readable from 15-16ft. away.

Cons: none

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  • Johnny T.
  • 4/26/2013 7:27:38 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat Little LCD

Pros: Simple device that plugs into a USB header and molex plug, displays what you want it to via the software on nmediapc's website or other software designed for it, like LCD smartie. Looks great, bright but not hard to read, sits flush and overall is a fine product that does what you need it to.

Cons: 4-pin USB header connector. Why not just use the good old fashioned 9-pin and save folks confusion? Not a make or break deal though.

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  • Georgios C.
  • 4/19/2013 7:47:09 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsLooks cool for about a year

Pros: It gives a nice flavor to your built,nice custom fields

Cons: Hassle to get drivers from the internet,software takes a few moments to load, display is so dim after a year I can barely see what it say

Other Thoughts: It looked cool in the beginning,now a year later I can't see a thing on the display from 2 feet away

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  • Scott G.
  • 3/5/2013 6:57:39 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsFantastic!

Pros: -astoundingly easy to set up
-very descriptive and complete instructions
-all features work flawlessly
-pretty LCD
-surprising high-quality appearance to front facade
-price is perfect for what you get

Cons: -unless using custom software, this device will apparently only recognize Windows Media Player
-no included software, but that is because it is constantly being updated (WIN 8 drivers are out now,) so this is actually more like a Pro...

Other Thoughts: Don't listen to fools who write bad reviews ... this is a GREAT product. All you have to do is read the instructions. This is not hard people. It bothers me that noobs will buy something like this and expect it to be a cake-walk, but that said, it kinda is :P All you have to do is plug it into any USB interface on your mobo, and then go to nMEDIAPC's website and download two drivers, reboot and your are DONE!! Apparently that is too difficult for some people...

I was worried at first. I have never bought anything form nMEDIAPC, and this thing looked questionable. But, I am really glad I took the plunge because this product is a perfect edition to my HTPC. Usually I wait a few weeks before reviewing, but I was too impressed to hold back my praise :)

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