We are still finding new miniPCs in the Chinese market, this time we have a small format PC, called GL2, which includes passive cooling and therefore will not emit any noise. This miniPC is of the basic type since it has 4GB of non-expandable RAM, something that goes behind us according to what uses, although its storage is easily expandable through an M.2 SSD. Its processor is a Celeron N4100 a very common processor in many Chinese laptops and has proven solvency to move Windows 10 and most desktop programs.
Processor, RAM and storage
The GL2 mini PC includes an Intel Celeron N4100 processor, a chip with four x86 cores capable of reaching 2.40 GHz in turbo mode, which includes an Intel UHD Graphics 600 GPU with 12EU that is capable of playing video even in 4K resolutions @ 60fps The RAM is 4GB LPDDR4, not expandable, while at the storage level we have 64GB of eMMc storage memory, an M.2 SSD port to install a storage unit and a microSD card reader.
The GL2 includes dual band aC WiFi wireless connectivity with internal antenna and Bluetooth 4.2. As for ports we have 3 USB 3.0, a Gigabit network connector, HDMI 2.0a video output, 3.5mm audio jack and a VGA connector. The included operating system is Windows 10 64 bits.
Price and availability
- The GL2 miniPC can be purchased on Aliexpress.com for $ 132.34 with free shipping.