New fanless mini PC in the market with the name of Vnopn K530-5Gen-F3 that mounts the extended processor Intel Core i3-5005U, with the shortage of Intel processors in the market seems that this model is fashionable and all the brands are assembling it. A fifth generation processor that can be perfectly valid for office work, internet or multimedia, this model is also completely fanless and includes a VESA support.
Processor, RAM and storage
The miniPC Vnopn K530-5Gen-F3 includes an Intel Core i3-5005U a 14nm with 2 cores and 4 threads with a basic speed of 2Ghz and an Intel HD 5500 GPU cooled by an internal fan, consumption is 15W TPD. It has a DDR3L RAM slot up to 8GB and we can mount an SSD disk and it seems that also a 2.5″ SATA3 disk. The box of this model have a aluminum case and works as a dissipation system for the processor so it works without noise completely fanless.
The Vnopn K530-5Gen-F3 includes WiFi adapter with external antenna, with respect to connectors we have a good set with 2 front USB 2.0 ports, another 2 USB 2.0 rear, 2 USB 3.0, Gigabit network port, audio jack 3.5mm, HDMI 1.4 video outputs and VGA connector in addition to the power connector, VESA support is included to mount it behind the monitor.
Price and availability
- Vnopn K530-5Gen-F3 can be purchased on Aliexpress.com from $243 (€217) with shipping included in its version without RAM or storage, with this processor we have other models on sale cheaper but with active ventilation.