In a nutshell: Small kind issue computer systems are useful for these with a small quantity of workspace, or who need one thing that’s not so huge and loud as a traditional sized tower PC. Zotac has revealed its first SFF pc able to working Windows 11.
This week, pc maker Zotac revealed a tiny Windows 11 PC at Computex 2022. The Zbox PI336 Pico is a small kind issue (SFF) pc in regards to the dimension of an exterior storage machine (4.5in x 3in x 0.8in). This absolutely succesful desktop can match proper in your pocket or be tucked away behind your monitor out of sight.
The Zbox PI336 Pico minuscule chassis packs a 1.2GHz (3.0GHz boosted) Intel Celeron N6211 dual-core with UHD graphics, 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM, and 128GB of onboard storage. Connectivity choices embrace Wi-Fi 6E, Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 5.2, two USB 3.1 Gen2 ports, one Type-C port, a headphone/microphone combo jack, and a Micro SDHC card reader. It additionally has HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort 1.4 with as much as 2160p decision and helps dual-monitor setups.
The PI336 Pico comes pre-installed with Windows 11 Pro and a separate USB thumb drive for restoring the system to manufacturing unit circumstances or a earlier state.
It’s clearly not going to exchange your HEDT rig or gaming PC however does make a nifty compact touring pc. It additionally comes with a mounting bracket in the event you would relatively hold it on the wall or situate it behind a monitor, making for a discrete desktop PC within the household room. The unit additionally would not want an AC brick. The barely bigger adapter simply plugs straight right into a wall socket.
Zotac hasn’t revealed pricing but. The earlier SFF PC within the Pico line — the Zbox PI335, working Windows 10 — retailed for $230. The PI336 is an improve, and the chip scarcity has inflated issues, so this mannequin may go for a bit greater. Zotac would not have a launch date to disclose but.