The Beelink Mini S12 is an upcoming Mini PC that will be powered by the Intel Processor N95 Alder Lake-N processor. Besides, Mini S12 is another Mini PC from the Mini series. The previous model appeared in mid-May 2022 and was powered by the N5095 Jasper Lake processor. Compared to the Jasper Lake chip, the new N95 Alder Lake-N processor is expected to provide over 20% performance improvement. The Mini S12 Mini PC is said to be available for purchase in early February 2023.
Beelink Mini S12 Mini PC Overview Features
The upcoming Mini PC from the Mini series is expected to be even more compact than its predecessor, it will measure 115*102*39mm. The heart of the Mini S12 will be mentioned Intel Alder Lake-N95 processor (4 cores, 4 threads, turbo frequency acceleration of 3.4GHz, 6MB L3 smart cache). As you can read, the Alder Lake N95 chip is said to offer 20% more powerful than the Intel Jasper Lake N5105 chip.
Besides, Beelink has also increased the TDP of the Mini S12 to 20W to enhance its performance. Additionally, this processor features a UHD core display with 16 execution units, runs at 1.2GHz, and supports DirectX 12.1, OpenGL 4.6, and OpenCL 3.
By the way, it is worth adding that the upcoming Mini S12 is not the only Mini PC on the market with the N95 Alder Lake-N processor. Recently, a Mini PC on Aliexpress equipped with this chip appeared.
Besides, Mini PC supports up to 16GB of DDR4-3200MHz memory (single SODIMM memory slot) and M.2 2280 slot that can accommodate a PCIe/SATA3 SSD with a capacity of up to 2TB. In addition, we also find the SATA3 interface that allows for the installation of a 2.5-inch HDD or SSD with a maximum capacity of 2TB.
The Mini S12 sports a large silent CPU fan, a copper heat sink, and a dedicated SSD cooling shield, ensuring it runs stably at 20W. Besides, Beelink Mini S12 supports 802.11ac WiFi 5, Bluetooth 4.2, Gigabit Ethernet, and a 4K@60Hz dual display. Include ports:
- Gigabit Ethernet port
- 2 x HDMI 2.0 (support 4K/60Hz output)
- 4 x USB3.2 Type-A
- 3.5mm audio
- DC power connector
Probably the Mini PC will be offered with pre-installed Windows 11 OS. In addition, it will come with a 36W power adapter, VESA bracket, manual, and two HDMI cables
Availability and price
There is no price information at the moment. Whereas, the Mini PC will probably go on sale on the 10th of February 2023.
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