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Gigabyte launches Brix mini PCs with 28W Intel Tiger Lake chips

Gigabyte’s Brix line of computers are compact desktop PCs, and the company has just introduced three new models powered by 11th-gen Intel Core “Tiger Lake” chips. The new new Gigabyte Brix systems are powered by 28 versions of Intel’s new chips with support for up to Intel Iris Xe graphics, up to 64GB o dual-channel RAM, and […]

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HP Z2 Mini G5 is compact workstation with up to NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 graphics (and a 125W Intel processor)

The HP Z2 Mini G5 is a workstation PC stuffed into a box that measures just 8.5″ x 8.5″ x 2.3″ and which weighs about 4.6 pounds, allowing the computer to take up far less space than a typical desktop tower. HP says the system supports up to NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 graphics and up to […]

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Lenovo IdeaCentre Mini 5i compact desktop supports up to a 65W Intel CPU

Lenovo’s latest mini-desktop is a 7.6″ x 7.2″ x 1.6″ box with a textile cover on top and a 10th-gen Intel Core “Comet Lake” processor inside. The Lenovo IdeaCentre Mini 5i supports up to a 65 watt Intel processor, up to 32GB of RAM, and has room for a hard drive and SSD. Lenovo says the […]

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ASRock’s new DeskMini PCs support AMD Renoir or Intel Comet Lake chips

PC and motherboard maker ASRock is updating its DeskMini line of small desktop computers with new models designed for the latest Intel and AMD chips. The ASRock DeskMini H470 supports up to a 65 watt 10th-gen Intel Comet Lake-S processor, while the new ASRock DeskMini X300 can handle up to a 65-watt AMD 4000 series “Renoir” processor. […]

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AMD’s Ryzen 4000G chips bring 7nm Zen 2 architecture to desktop PCs

After making a splash in the mobile space this year with its high-performance, energy-efficient AMD Ryzen 4000U and 4000H “Renoir” series processors, AMD is bringing Renoir to desktop computers. The new AMD Ryzen 4000G series chips range from the entry-level 35-watt Ryzen 3 4300GE quad-core processor to the top-of-the-line 65-watt Ryzen 7 4700G oca-core processor. […]

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Lenovo introduces ThinkCentre M75n mini desktops with AMD Ryzen chips

Lenovo’s smallest desktop computers no comes with a choice of Intel or AMD Ryzen processors. The Lenovo ThinkCentre M75n is a 7″ x 3.5″ x 0.9″ PC with support for up to an AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 3500U processor. The new system joins last year’s ThinkCentre M90n, which has a similar design, but which features an […]

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MSI’s new Cubi mini PCs are available with Intel Gemini Lake or Comet Lake chips

MSI is launching two new small form factor computers to its lineup. The new MSI Cubi 5 10M is a 4.9″ x 4.9″ x 2.1″ computer with a starting price of $549 and support for up to an Intel Core i7-10510U Comet Lake processor, while the MSI Cubi N is a 4.6″ x 4.4″ x 1.8″ model with […]

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Chuwi’s 2.4 inch LarkBox mini PC to hit Indiegogo for $199 in late May

The Chuwi LarkBox is a tiny desktop computer with an Intel Celeron N4100 processor, 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. First unveiled earlier this month, the computer measures 2.4″ x 2.4″ x 1.7″ and weighs less than five ounces. Now Chuwi has announced that it’ll go up for pre-order for $199 through an Indiegogo […]

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This fanless mini desktop supports up to a 6-core Comet Lake processor

Chinese PC maker EGLOBAL has been making small form-factor computers for a few years, and now the company has adapted one of its fanless mini PC designs to support 10th-gen Intel Core processors. The computer has an aluminum chassis that measures about 8.3″ x 6.9′ x 1.8″ and which features a built-in heat sink. While […]

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Intel Frost Canyon NUC 10 review (with Intel Core i7-10710U Comet Lake)

Intel’s NUC computers are tiny desktop PCs that typically have laptop-class processors. But the thing about laptop processors is that some of them have gotten pretty good in recent years, offering desktop-class performance in some situations. For the past few weeks I’ve been using a new Intel NUC 10 mini PC with a Core i7-10710U […]

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Gigabyte introduces Brix mini PCs with 10th-gen Intel Comet Lake-U chips

The Gigabyte Brix line of tiny desktop computers that have been around for nearly as long as Intel’s NUC lineup… and they’re still going strong. Gigabyte recently updated the series with four new models. The new Gigabyte BRIX BRi3H-10110, BRi5H-10210, BRi7H-10510, and BRi7H-10710 should be available soon, and each is a 4.7″ x 4.7″ x 1.8″ computer […]