New version of a mini PC with an AMD Ryzen APU as the heart that we have already seen under different names, although this time the novelty is inside where we find the Ryzen 5 3550H APU.
This AMD APU designed for laptops outperforms the Ryzen 5 3550U in the graphics section, since the speed of the AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics goes to 1.4 Ghz from 1.2 Ghz, an improvement that never hurts if you plan to play with this mini pc. If you want to see the performance of this APU you can read the review of the new mini PC Beelink GT-R that includes the same Ryzen 5 3550H APU.
SoC, RAM and storage
The TopTon miniPC includes a Quad Core Ryzen 5 3550H APU, with 8 threads capable of reaching 3.7 Ghz in turbo mode and including a Radeon Vega 8 Graphics GPU, which reaches 1.4 Ghz. This APU is manufactured in 14 nm and has a consumption of 25/35 W TPD. This miniPC is cooled by a small fan and has versions with 8/16/32 GB of DDR4 2400MHz RAM with two SO-DIMM slots and for storage we have versions with 128/256/512 GB/1 TB M.2 NVMe 2280 SSD disk. We can also internally mount a 2.5″ internal SATA disk.
Within this miniPC we have in terms of wireless connectivity a Dual Band Wi-Fi aC adapter and Bluetooth 4.1. On the perimeter of the box we have the connectors with 2 USB 2.0 ports, 4 USB 3.0 ports, two 3.5 mm audio jacks, a Gigabit network connector, an HDMI 2.0 port with 4K @ 60 HDR support and another DisplayPort.
Price and availability
- The mini PC with AMD Ryzen 5 3500H APU can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from about $298 in its barebone version by applying the seller’s coupon and discount code.