The ZOTAC ZBOX Sphere OI520 is a fantastic new mini PC from mini PC specialists Zotac. Its most striking feature is its round form factor, it aesthetics are truly unique. But ZOTAC ZBOX Sphere OI520 is not just a pretty face, packed into compact exterior is a powerful and highly competent mini pc system. Central to it’s performance is the Intel i5 4200U processor, a new 4th generaration core processor from Intel based on the “haswell” architecture. These processors are more energy efficient than previous versions, but even more important is the improved graphics which are buildt into the processor. In a small form facor PC like this where it is not possible to add a dedicated graphics card later, it is particularly important the graphics that come with the system are up to the job. Here the ZOTAC ZBOX Sphere OI520 excels as the included Intel HD 4400can handle pretty anything an average user who require, with the exception of high end gaming (light gaming is possible). The graphics can even handle 4k video output, ready for when you get your first 4k TV. It has a HDMI port, and also the latest video standard, display port.
In other areas the ZOTAC ZBOX Sphere OI520 is well specified. It’s capable of running a standard 2.5″ laptop hard drive or SSD, and in addition, it can also take an msata ssd, meaning a dual hard drive setup is possible. Perhaps a small fast booting msata drive for the operating system and apps, and a standard large hard drive for storage. The added flexibility of 2 drives in a mini PC is a real bonus. Memory can be anywhere from 2 to 16GB, with dual channel support when 2 identical modules are installed. Networking features include wired gigabit lan, and built in wireless including the latest AC standard. A memory card reader& multiple USB 2.3 & 3.0 ports are provided.
All in all the ZOTAC ZBOX Sphere OI520 is a great choice as a media PC, combining stylish looks, excellent connectivity, an capable performance at a great price. Configure your ideal ZOTAC ZBOX Sphere OI520 specification today.