New version for the well-known Chuwi CoreBox 4th mini PC arriving in stores, this time based on a latest generation processor, the Intel Core i3-1215U.
This time the updates that we find inside this small PC are multiple, the main one is the jump to a 12th Generation Intel processor, the Intel Core i3-1215U that substantially improves the previous processors. Pleasantly noteworthy this time is the presence of a Thunderbolt 4 connector that reaches transfer speeds of up to 40 Gbps/s and where we can even connect an external GPU. This port integrates Ultra HD 8K video output that in conjunction with the HDMI and DP ports allows to have up to 3 displays connected.
Regarding the design, the Chuwi CoreBox 4th maintains very compact dimensions of only 44 x 134 x139 mm and includes a very quiet cooling system that emits a noise that ranges between 20 and 35db at maximum load. A powerful mini PC suitable for the day to day that also has a really attractive starting price with a price starting from just $399.
CHUWI CoreBox 4th Specifications
Inside the Chuwi Core Box 4th we have a Hexa core processor manufactured in 10 nm the Intel Core i3-1215U with a TDP of 15-55W. This chip includes 2 high performance cores capable of reaching 4.4 Ghz + 6 efficient cores that reach up to 3.3 Ghz. The integrated graphics in this processor are Intel UHD with 64 EU that reach 1.1 Ghz.
The RAM memory included on board is 16 GB LPDDR5 at 4800MHz Dual Channel. For storage we have a 512GB M.2 2280 NVMe PCIe SSD and we have the option to install a second internal 2.5-inch SATA3 storage unit.
For wireless connectivity, we have an Intel AX201 Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) module with Bluetooth 5.2 and a Gigabit network port. The included connectors are quite a few, with a pair of 3.5mm audio ports, 4 USB 3.0, 90W PD charging port, a Thunderbolt 4 and HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort video outputs.
The power supply is external 19V/4.74A, 65W and the installed operating system is Windows 11 Pro.
Pricing and availability
- The new Chuwi Core Box 4th with Intel Core i3-1215U processor can be purchased from the official Chuwi store on launch offer and shipping at the end of November for only $399.