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Asus Fanless Chromebox CF40 is a small, quiet ChromeOS desktop with Intel Celeron N4500 Jasper Lake

The Asus Fanless Chromebox CF40 is a compact computer with an aluminum chassis, a fanless design, support for up to three 4K displays, WiFi 6, and Gigabit Ethernet. When Asus first unveiled its 2024 mini PC lineup earlier this month, the company didn’t have much to say about its newest Chromebox, other than that it was […]

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Geekom APro8 Max is a game console-like mini PC with Ryzen 9 8940HS and Radeon RX 7600M XT

The Geekom APro8 Max is a small desktop computer that looks more like a game console than a typical PC… and that’s fitting, since it has the guts of a gaming laptop inside. After teasing the upcoming mini PC in December, Geekom showed off the APro8 Max at CES last week, where the company revealed […]

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ECS LIVA X3A is a compact fanless PC with RK3588 processor and 4 HDMI ports

The ECS LIVA X3A is a small, fanless computer with two Gigabit Ethernet ports, WiFi 6 support, four HDMI ports, and a Rockchip RK3588 processor. While it’s pretty clearly designed for digital signage or other commercial applications, it also seems like a versatile little multi-purpose computer. At the heart of the system is Rockchip’s RK3588 processor […]

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AOOSTAR R7 Review: An affordable 2-bay DIY NAS with Ryzen 7 5700U and PCIe NVMe support

Routers and Network-attached-storage (NAS) devices are basically small, purpose-built computers that run software designed to provide some of the core functionality used in networking and data storage respectively. Many users prefer to buy routers from established brands like Linksys, Netgear or Asus and NAS hardware from companies like Synology, QNAP or Asustor. But, despite being […]

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AYANEO AM02 retro mini PC has a Ryzen 7 7840HS processor, a 4 inch touchscreen display and classic console-inspired design

The AYANEO AM02 is a small desktop computer from a company best known for making handheld gaming PCs. But while this little PC may not have discrete graphics, it’s not hard to see that it’s also designed for gaming. It has a boxy shape and color scheme that borrows heavily from the NES and SNES, […]

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Asus ExpertCenter PN65 is a Meteor Lake mini PC with 2.5 GbE Ethernet, quad display support and tool-free upgradeability

Asus may have acquired Intel’s NUC business and unveiled three new NUC-branded mini PCs at CES this week, including the first ROG NUC gaming PC. But Asus has been making its own mini PCs for years, and it looks like the company is still planning to release at least some models under the old branding. […]

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MINISFORUM HX200G is a mini PC with Ryzen 9 794HX and Radeon RX 7600M XT discrete graphics

The MINISFORUM HX200G is a compact desktop computer with the guts of a gaming laptop. Unveiled at CES 2024, the little computer features a AMD Ryzen 9 7945HX 16-core, 32-thread processor and a AMD Radeon RX 7600M XT discrete GPU with 32 RDNA 3 compute units. While the 7945HX processor has a default 55 watt TDP, MINISFORUM […]

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MINISFORUM UH185 Ultra mini PC has an Intel Core Ultra 185H chip and built-in touchscreen and camera

MINISFORUM has unveiled its first mini PC with an Intel Meteor Lake processor. But that’s not the only thing that makes the MINISFORUM UH185 Ultra stand out. The little computer also has a a touchscreen display, a built-in mic and camera, and plenty of ports. The company says it’s showing off the mini PC at CES this […]

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MINISFORUM EM780 palm-sized PC with Ryzen 7 7840U is now available

The MINISFORUM EM780 is a tiny desktop computer with the heart of a decent laptop (but a smaller footprint, more full-sized ports, and no built-in screen, battery, or keyboard). First unveiled in June, 2023, the MINISFORUM EM780 recently went up for pre-order in select markets including Europe, Japan, and China. Now it’s also available in the US. […]

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Asus NUC Pro and Pro+ mini PCs pack Intel Meteor Lake processors into 4×4 designs

The new Asus ROG NUC is grabbing a lot of attention this week as the first compact gaming PC from Asus since the company took over development, marketing, and support of the NUC brand from Intel last year. But it’s not the only new NUC system Asus is launching at CES 2024. The new Asus NUC […]