With the massive arrival of teleworking and the online school, miniPCs are achieving a great increase in sales, since they are a cheap, efficient and sufficient solution for most basic uses.
The Dream Quest is another mini PC that comes to us from China and tries its luck in the market with a sufficient configuration to use office programs, Classroom or surf the internet with multiple open tabs thanks to its 8 GB of RAM. Its small metal box stands out, it only measures 139 x 139 x 39 mm, with a small decorative front led strip and the absence of fans for cooling, which guarantees the total absence of noise. Another option in the world of low-consumption miniPCs and suitable for basic use.
Processor, RAM and storage
The Dream Quest mini PC includes a passively cooled Intel processor, Intel Celeron J3455 Apollo Lake, a Quad Core manufactured in 14nm with x86 processors that reach up to 2.24 GHz and an Intel HD Graphics 500 GPU that allows resolution 4K @ 30fps . The RAM memory is 4/8 GB and includes 128 GB of eMMC storage memory that we can expand by installing a mSATA SSD inside or a 2.5 ” drive with SATA3 interface.
For wireless connectivity we have Dual Band Wifi aC and Bluetooth. The connectors included are two USB 3.0 ports, two USB 2.0 ports, a microSD card reader, a 3.5mm audio jack, Gigabit Ethernet port, and HDMI 1.4 and VGA video outputs.
As an operating system we have Windows 10 installed although it is compatible with any Linux distribution.
Price and availability
- The Dream Quest miniPC can be purchased on Aliexpress.com for $ 169 with free shipping on its 8/128 GB version.