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Zotac Magnus One ECM53060C is a compact gaming desktop with NVIDIA RTX 3060

The Zotac Magnus One line of computers stuff the guts of a gaming PC into compact case. Earlier this year the company introduced a model with a 65-watt Intel Core i7-10700 processor and NVIDIA RTX 3070 graphics. Now the company is launching a second, more affordable option. The new Zotac ZBOX Magnus One ECM53060C is a 10.5″ […]

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GPD Win Max 2021 handheld gaming PC heads to Indiegogo in late June

The GPD Win Max 2021 is a handheld gaming computer that’s basically a compact laptop with an 8 inch display and game controllers above the keyboard. A follow-up to last year’s Win Max, the new model is available with a choice of Intel or AMD processor options. GPD unveiled the Win Max 2021 earlier this […]

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PICOmputer kit turns a Raspberry Pi Pico into a pocket-sized computer with screen and keyboard

The Raspberry Pi Pico which launched earlier this year, is a $4 computer board with an RP2040 microcontroller. But for the most part you need to connect it to additional hardware to use it for anything. We’ve seen folks build game systems, eReaders, and other hardware around the platform. Now one developer has designed a […]

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Mele Quieter2 is a small, cheap fanless PC with an Intel Celeron J4125 processor

The latest small form-factor computer from Chinese device maker Mele measures 5.2″ x 3.2″ x 0.7″ and features an Intel Celeron J4125 processor, 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage and all the ports you’d need to use the little PC as a home theater, digital signage, or low-power desktop computer. The Mele Quieter2 ships with […]

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MINISFORUM Elitemini HM80 is a compact desktop with Ryzen 7 4800U

Less than two months after launching the MINISFORUM HM50 compact desktop computer with an AMD Ryzen 5 4500U processor, MINISFORUM has introduced a higher-performance model with a Ryzen 7 4800U processor. The new MINISFORUM Elitemini HM80 is available for purchased from the company’s online store, with list prices starting at $859, but a $100 discount for the […]

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Rock Pi 4 Plus is a faster single-board PC with built-in storage for $49 and up

Radxa’s Rock Pi 4 line of single-board computers are tiny Pcs that look a lot like a Raspberry Pi, but which feature Rockchip RK3399 hexa-core processors rather than Broadcom BCM2711 quad-core chips. Now the company is introducing a new model called the Rock Pi 4 Plus that uses a slightly faster version of the processor […]

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MINISFORUM TL50 is a mini PC with Intel Tiger Lake, Iris Xe graphics, and Thunderbolt 4

Chinese PC maker MINISFORUM has a new compact desktop computer on the way. The MINISFORUM TL50 is the company’s first mini PC to feature an Intel Tiger Lake processor with Iris Xe graphics. It’s also the company’s first to feature a Thunderbolt 4 port. Basically the little computer packs the guts of a decent mid-range laptop into […]

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Firefly ROC-RK3566-PC: Another credit card-sized Linux PC with a Rockchip RK3566 processor

Rockchip’s RK3566 processor is a new 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A55 chip with Mali-G52 graphics and support for features including playback of 4K/60Hz video in H.264, H.265, and VP9 codecs. The first single-board computers (SBCs) powered by the chip are expected to ship in the coming months. Recently Pine64 revealed that a Raspberry Pi-sized SBC called […]

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MINISFORUM’s Game Mini will be a compact, open frame gaming PC powered by AMD

MINISFORUM is a Chinese PC maker that tends to specialize in compact computers with small form-factor bodies, and sometimes it seems like the company has a new model to announce every week. But the new MINISFORUM Game Mini is something a little different. It’s a gaming PC that’s still pretty small compared with most gaming […]

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Smach Z handheld gaming PC probably won’t ever ship (crowdfunding fail)

There are a growing number of handheld gaming computers available including three models that launched in just the first half of this year, the ONEXPLAYER, GPD Win 3, and AYA Neo. But one device that was announced long before any of the others has been stuck in limbo for years, and now it looks likely […]