Today we have info about new mini PC called Beelink U57, a model that comes to replace the previous Beelink U55. In this case we find an update of the processor that jumps from the Intel Core i3-5005U to the Intel Core i5-5257U, a processor quite old but valid for desktop use. A compact design miniPC ideal to put it in any corner and even behind the monitor, it also allows us to easily increase its storage with M.2 or HDD units of 2.5″.
Processor, RAM and storage
The mini PC Beelink U57 includes an Intel Core i5-5257U processor made in 14nm with 2 cores and 4 threads with a basic speed of 2.7GHz and a turbo mode that goes up to 3.1GHz. In the graphic section we have an Intel Iris 6100 GPU much more powerful than the classic Intel HD Graphics, this computer is cooled by an internal fan. The base RAM is 8GB DDR3L and includes a M.2 128/256/512GB SSD and we also have the option to expand it thanks to its SATA3 port with a 2.5″ disk drive, these two disk drives can coexist without problems.
The new Beelink U57 includes WiFi aC and Bluetooth 4.0 in the wireless connectivity section. Regarding connectors we have a good set with 2 USB 2.0 ports, another 2 USB 3.0, Gigabit network port, 3.5mm audio jack, two HDMI 1.4 video outputs, microSD card reader and a USB Type connector -C on the front.
Price and availability
- The Beelink U57 miniPC can be purchased soon at Banngood.com, Gearbest.com or Geekbuying.com only for $289.99 (€265) free shipping in its 8 / 128GB version.