Once upon a time we had no new information about the MINIX company. MINIX has did not betray details about the new devices in its portfolio. With revelations refrained to theIFA 2016 in Berlin. 2 September 2016 during an exhibition at the IFA 2016 in Berlin, MINIX company announced several new devices. One of them is the new model fanless mini PC equipped with a well-knownIntel Atom X5-Z8300 Cherry Trail (64bit) processor called MINIX NEO Z83-4.
NEO Z83-4 is a typical mini PC in the MINIX style – high quality, attention to details and premium performance. The innovative passive cooling design of NEO Z83-4 realizes the perfect balance of speed, temperature, performance and absolute silence. Containing no moving parts, it seamlessly operates without a whisper of noise, while simultaneously maintaining an incredibly low operating temperature even when accomplishing the most strenuous tasks. Plus, MINIX NEO Z83-4 is unbelievably energy-efficient requiring 80% less energy than traditional desktop PCs.
Fanless mini PC from MINIX included 32GB of eMMC (5.0) built-in storage, 4GB of RAM DDR3L memory and pre-installed Windows 10 (64-bit) OS. NEO Z83-4 also comes packed with 802.11ac Dual-Band Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet, providing substantially improved connectivity capabilities compared to its predecessor, NEO Z64-W. NEO Z83-4 truly excels as a Thin Client Solution, being equipped with dual output display ports (Mini DP and HDMI) and combining awesomely fast start-up, seamless web browsing, multi-tasking and compatibility with a vast array of office productivity software. While also being the perfect Home Theater PC (HTPC), designed to create a stunning cinematic visual experience in your living room (support up to 4K @ 30fps).
MINIX NEO Z83-4 specifications:
OS – Windows 10 (64bit)
CPU – Intel Atom x5-Z8300 Cherry Trail (quad-core, up to 1.8GHz)
GPU – Intel HD Gen8 Graphics
RAM – 4GB DDR3L 1333MHz
Storage – 32GB eMMC, expantable via TF card
Connectivity – 802.11ac Dual Band WiFi (2.4GHz/5.0GHz), Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.2
Video Out – Mini DP + HDMI 1.4
Audio Out – HDMI, 3.5mm headphone jack
USB – USB 2.0 port x3, USB 3.0 port x1
Other – Power button, power LED, Kensington security lock
Power Supply – 12V/3A
Dimensions & Weight: n/a
Pre-sale commences 16.09.16 and SRP (Inc. VAT): $169.90, €169.90, £144.90. We hope that soon the mini PC will appear on theofficial MINIX website.