BiteCool NesBox Mini PC with Intel Celeron J4115 Review
BiteCool NesBox Mini PC with Celeron J4115
2021 model brand new release BiteCool NesBox is a mini desktop PC with an Intel Celeron J4115 processor, 256GB Solid State Drive, 8GB DDR4 memory, Windows 10 Pro operating system and modern connectivity options including the dual band WiFi 1000Mbps that supports 4K hard decoding, Bluetooth 4.2 and 6 USB ports.
The quarter 1 of 2020 release quad core Intel Gemini Lake J4115 processor (4 cores, 4 threads) works at the speeds between 1.80GHz and 2.50GHz with the turbo boost function. It has an average CPU PassMark benchmark score of 2715 on the day of this product review and you can expect a mid-range performance for your daily and a bit more challenging tasks. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power is 10 watts and could be cooled passively but includes a fan that doesn’t really make any noise.
You’re getting 256GB of Solid State Drive as local storage with plenty of speed when you’re opening your files, starting or shutting down the computer. In fact that snappy feel overall will be present in whatever you do thanks to the fast SSD. The storage space is expandable up to 1TB of SSD or 3TB of 2.5 SATA and TF card up to 256GB if you need it for you have many videos or games. 8GB LPDDR4 is an average amount of memory and should be more than sufficient at this level of computing. You can run some browser tabs and apps / software simultaneously without running into any problems.
Intel UHD 600 is the built-in graphics card with a current video card benchmark score of just 334 and a similar performance to the Apollo Lake Intel HD 500. It will let you play the not so demanding games like the Sims 4 or Dirt Rally at low to medium settings and resolutions. It supports triple displays through the HDMI, VGA or Display ports. Connectivity options include the 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.2, Gigabit Ethernet port, an HDMI output, a VGA port, a DP (DisplayPort), 4 x USB 3.0 ports, 2 x USB 2.0 ports, a microSD Card Reader, AUX, microphone and a DC jack.
BiteCool NesBox Mini PC weighs 1.92 pounds and measures 9.09 x 6.3 x 2.83 inches. It comes with the VESA bracket mounting support that makes it easy to install behind your monitor or TV. It has a nice and modern design and it is OK if you leave it out in the open and will not look out of space. And it works quietly and you will hardly hear anything when you’re browsing the internet and streaming videos. Windows 10 Pro comes pre-installed on this mini desktop PC and supports Linux OS, like Ubuntu. Please note that you can expand the SSD- storage space but not the memory. It first became available at Amazon.com on April 8, 2021 and we don’t have any customer reviews yet.