fanless mini-PC with Intel Broadwell processor on board

fanless mini-PC with Intel Broadwell processor on board

This new mini-PC is the model Barebone DS57U which relies on a motherboard embedding the processor Intel Celeron 3205U, a 1.5 GHz dual-core model from the Broadwell 14 nanometer family unveiled at the last CES show in Las Vegas. The latter by the way welded and cooled so passive to avoid noise. It can be paired with up to 16 GB of DDR3L RAM distributed over two slots.

Another item of the user's choice will be storage, with a place for a 2.5 inch hard drive or SSD and a Mini-PCI-Express slot for a MSATA SSD. Finally, note the availability of a second Mini-PCI-Express slot for, for example, housing a Wi-Fi wireless network card. All these possibilities will be offered after removing two hatches each held by a single screw.

In terms of connectivity, there are HDMI / DisplayPort ports (to take advantage of the Intel HD solution), two 3.5 mm sockets, two Gigabit Ethernet ports, two USB 3.0 ports, four USB 2.0 ports and two Serial ports. .

Shuttle DS57U 1 Shuttle DS57U 2 Shuttle DS57U 3 The Shuttle Barebone DS57U mini-PC (click to enlarge)

Shuttle indicates a price of 230 euros and immediate availability for this mini-PC which can be installed horizontally or vertically, but also fixed behind a monitor.