It seems that China is starting to wake up after the coronavirus crisis and after a few weeks we find a new miniPC called U550 in stores. A small PC with a well ventilated case and that includes a solvent Pentium Gold 5405U 9th Generation processor inside. The rest of its configuration also highlights its 8GB of RAM that we can expand, its 3 video outputs that we can use with 3 monitors at the same time and the possibility of installing a second M.2 NVMe SSD.
Processor, RAM and storage
The U550 includes an Intel Pentium Gold 5405U processor, a Dual Core with a 2.3GHz base frequency that integrates an Intel 610 UHD Graphics GPU with 12EU and a 15W TDP. A processor that is this time cooled by a fan The included RAM is 8GB of DDR4 RAM with two SO-DIMM memory banks and includes an M.2 SSD of 128GB capacity as standard and a connector for installing another M SSD .2 NVMe 2280.
At the network connectivity level it is well equipped since we have WiFi aC, Bluetooth 5.0 and a Gigabit ethernet connector. The included ports are 2 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0, 3.5mm audio jack, a microSD card reader, a USB Type-C with data/video output, an HDMI 2.0a and a miniDP video output capable of reaching resolutions up to 4096 × 2304 @ 60Hz.
Price and availability
- The U550 miniPC can be purchased at Banggood.com for $ 279.99 with free shipping.