We has found a new mini PC with Windows 10 called ACEPC GK2 a team that we like, totally passive (0 noise) and that includes some interesting feature. Inside this compact miniPC, which renews its box with respect to the previous ACPC AK1 miniPC, we now have a Intel Gemini Lake processor manufactured in 14nm with enough power to move almost any program that puts us ahead at desktop level. Also noteworthy is its ability to expand storage, with a couple of bays for SSD M.2, SATA 3 and the inclusion of 2 HDMI ports, although that if only capable of taking 4K resolutions at 30fps as they are of protocol 1.4.
Processor, RAM and storage
Within the miniPC ACEPC GK2 we have as main element a Quad Core Intel Celeron J4105 processor capable of reaching 2.5Ghz of maximum speed and that integrates an Intel HD Graphics 600 GPU. It also includes within its compact box 4 GB of DDR4 memory and 32 GB of eMMc storage memory but fortunately includes a connector for SSD M.2 disks and a SATA3 with internal bay for a 2.5″ disk so we can expand the limited storage capacity that comes by default.
Wireless connectivity is guaranteed thanks to the inclusion of an internal Intel AC 3165 module that includes dual band WiFi aC and Bluetooth 4.2. The connectivity options of this box with multiples and we found 2 USB 2.0 ports, 2 USB 3.0 ports, microSD card reader, Gigabit network connector, 3.5mm audio jack and a pair of HDMI 1.4a ports. The operating system installed by default is Windows 10 although it is also compatible with Linux.
Price and availability in store
- The miniPC ACEPC GK2 can be purchased at Gearbest.com from $198.99 (€ 73.12) shipping included.