Today ZOTAC International have announced their new ZBOX ID41 Mini-PC Series with USB 3.0 technology. So if you want a very small PC with USB 3.0 you should continue reading.
- ZBOX ID41
- 2 x DDR3-800 SO-DIMM slots
- Support 1 x 2.5-inch SATA 3.0 Gb/s HDD/SSD
- ZBOX ID41 PLUS
- 2GB DDR3
- 250GB 5400RPM HDD
- Intel Atom D525 processor (1.8 GHz, dual-core)
- Intel NM10 Express chipset
- Next-Generation NVIDIA ION graphics processor
- 16 unified shaders
- 512MB DDR3 memory
- NVIDIA CUDA technology
- NVIDIA PureVideo HD technology
- USB 3.0 technology
- Onboard 802.11n WiFi
|Product Name||ZBOX ID41||ZBOX ID41 PLUS|
|Memory||2 x 204-pin DDR3-800 SODIMM slots||2GB DDR3|
|Hard Disk||Supports 1 x 2.5-inch SATA 3.0 Gb/s HDD/SSD||250GB 5400RPM|
|CPU||Intel® Atom® D525 (dual-core, 1.8 GHz)|
|GPU||Next-Generation NVIDIA® ION™|
|Video Memory||512MB DDR3|
|Display Options||HDMI (w/audio), DVI-I, VGA (with included adapter)|
|Memory Card Reader||6-in-1 (SD/SDHC/MMC/MS/MS Pro/xD)|
|SATA||eSATA 3.0 Gb/s port|
|WiFi||Onboard 802.11n WiFi|
|USB Ports||2 USB 3.0 (back panel)
4 USB 2.0 (2 on back panel, 1 on front panel, 1 on top panel)
|Audio||Onboard analog stereo high-definition audio
7.1-Channel LPCM digital audio (HDMI)
Optical Digital S/PDIF audio output
|DirectX® Support||DirectX® 10.1 with Shader Model 4.1|
|Other Features||OpenCL compliant, OpenGL® 3.2 compatible, NVIDIA® PhysX® ready, NVIDIA® CUDA™ ready, NVIDIA® PureVideo™ HD technology|
|Software Features||nView® Multi-Display|
|Windows® 7 Capability||Windows® 7 with Aero® user interface and DirectCompute compatible|
Here is the press release:
HONG KONG – Jan. 13, 2011 – ZOTAC International, a leading innovator and the world’s largest channel manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and mini-PCs, today takes the award-winning ZBOX to SuperSpeed with the new ID41 series. The ZOTAC ZBOX ID41 series introduces SuperSpeed USB 3.0 and DDR3 technologies to the ZBOX mini-PC.
“External expansion is vital with mini-PCs. By adding SuperSpeed USB 3.0 technology to our award-winning ZBOX mini-PCs, we are able to offer external connectivity capable of speeds up to 5.0 Gb/s,” said Carsten Berger, marketing director.
DDR3 memory technology combined with an Intel® Atom™ D525 processor and Next-Generation NVIDIA® ION graphics deliver outstanding energy-efficiency with plenty of processing power capable of flawless high-definition streaming video and Blu-ray playback on the ZOTAC ZBOX ID41 series.
Two models are available in the ZOTAC ZBOX ID41 series – the customizable ZBOX ID41 with room to accommodate one 2.5-inch SATA HDD or SSD and two DDR3 SO-DIMM slots and the ZBOX ID41 Plus, which includes a 250GB hard drive and 2GB of DDR3 memory. Users can supply their choice of operating system for the ZBOX ID41 series.
It’s time to play with the ZOTAC ZBOX ID41 series.
The price has yet to be announced, but I would imagine it would be fairly reasonable. More information when we get it.
You can learn more from the ZOTAC website.