Today we found in the Aliexpress store a new mini PC equipped with Intel 11Gen processors, an interesting hardware that allows us to use it in both domestic and industrial environment.
This new compact order has Intel Core i5-11500, i7-11700 and Core i9-11900 processors, chips manufactured in 14m, with high performance and integrated graphics Intel UHD 730/750 enough for office and multimedia. A PC that has an HDMI 2.0 port with which the video output reaches 4K@60fps resolutions with HDR support in case we want to use it also as a multimedia center. Its case is made of aluminum, has fairly compact dimensions and is cooled by an internal fan.
Processor, RAM and storage
As we have already mentioned this mini PC is available in three versions, one of them with Intel Core i5-11400 with 6 cores and 12 threads up to 4.4 GHz that mounts an Intel UHD 730 GPU and other more powerful ones with an Intel Core i7-11700 and Core i9-11900, an Octa Core with 16 threads that can reach up to 4.90 / 5.2 GHz and integrates Intel UHD 750 graphics.
For RAM we have a pair of SO-DIMM slots for a pair of DDR4 modules while for storage we have an M.2 NVMe 2280 connector and a SATA3 port with room for a 2.5-inch drive.
For wireless networking we have an external USB Wi-fi AC adapter and Bluetooth 4.0. In terms of connectors we find 4 USB 2.0 ports on the front and the rest on the back where we see 4 USB 3.0, 2 3.5 mm audio jacks, an RS232, Gigabit network connector and an HDMI 2.0 that supports 4K@60fps.
The power supply is external, as operating system we understand that you can install Windows 11 without problems and Linux.
Pricing and availability
- These mini PCs with Intel Gen 11 processors can be purchased on AliExpress only for $574 / €497 with shipping included.