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Chinese PC maker KingNovy’s V600 is a compact desktop that features a 12th-gen Intel Alder Lake mobile processor, up to 64GB of RAM, a Thunderbolt 4 port and two 2.5 GbE Ethernet ports.
The KingNovy V600 is available from AliExpress with barebones configurations starting at less than $420.
The starting price is for a model with an Intel Core i5-1240P processor and no memory, storage, or operating system. But it doesn’t cost much more to upgrade the processor. Pricing currently starts at:
- $418 for barebones model with a 28-watt Core i5-1240P processor
- $475 for a barebones model with a 28-watt Core i7-1260P processor
- $495 for a barebones model with a 45-watt Core i7-12700H processor
- $646 for a barebones model with a 45-watt Core i9-12900H processor
You can also opt configure the computer with 16GB to 64GB of DDR4-3200 memory and 500GB to 2TB of PCIe Gen 4 solid state storage.
The system supports up to three storage devices thanks to two M.2 2280 slots (one PCIe Gen 3 and one PCIe Gen 4) and a 2.5 inch bay for a hard drive or SSD. There’s a wireless card with support for WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2 and a set of ports that includes:
- 1 x Thunderbolt 4
- 4 x USB 3.2 Type-A
- 2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
- 2 x HDMI 2.0
- 1 x DisplayPort .4
- 2 x 2.5 GbE Ethernet (Intel i225-V B3)
- 1 x 3.5mm mic input
- 1 x 3.5mm audio output
Under the hood is a copper radiator and fan for active cooling, and the computer comes with a 19V/4.74 – 9A power supply and a VESA bracket for mounting the system to a wall or display.
The system measures 174 x 128.5 x 45mm (6.85″ x 5.06″ x 1.77″).