DreamQuest 2021 Mini Office PC with Intel J4125, 8GB RAM & 256GB ROM Review
DreamQuest 2021 Mini PC with Intel J4125
DreamQuest 2021 is a mini office PC that comes with the technical specs of Intel Celeron J4125 processor, 128GB eMMC Flash storage, 8GB LP DDR4X RAM, Windows 10 Pro operating system and modern connectivity options including the 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2 and 4 x USB 3.0. It qualifies for the latest Windows 11 Pro update through the Microsoft Store.
You can purchase the same machine with a larger 256GB SSD and with 256GB SSD + Windows 11 Pro + Quiet fan upgrade. Please view the Amazon product page for the current price differences. DreamQuest Mini PC is lightweight and compact- weighs 0.93 pounds and measures 5.47 x 5.47 x 1.54 inches. It looks stylish and modern with the smooth mirror, LED lights and metal on its very slim body and a space saving design when you place it behind the display or on your desktop.
The quad-core Intel Celeron J4125 processor (4M cache, 4 threads without hyperthreading) which is better than J3455 works at the speeds between 2.0GHz and 2.7GHz. The average CPU Passmark benchmark score is 3025 at the time of this post release. It will handle your daily tasks well, including the web browsing, homework, office work, watching and streaming videos and play the simple, non-demanding games at acceptable settings and resolutions. It offers moderate multitasking power and works smoothly overall without much lagging or freezing unless you push it too hard.
8GB LP DDR4X memory at 750MHz runs a few browser tabs and apps at the same time without lagging or freezing. 128GB eMMC flash offers adequate amount of storage space for your daily needs if you don’t have a lot of multimedia files like games or videos to save. It is faster than the regular HDD SATA storage and if you need more space and much more speed, you have the option to upgrade to 1TB SSD through the additional M.2 (2242) interface. There is also a SATA 3.0 for an extra 2.5″ SSD or HDD for a maximum of 2TB.
Windows 10 Pro operating system has all features of the Win 10 Home + the additional business and security features. You can also upgrade it to Windows 11 free of charge through the Microsoft Store. Connectivity options include the 802.11ac dual band wireless, Bluetooth 4.2, RJ-45 1000Mb/s Ethernet connector, an HDMI 2.0 output, 4 x USB 3.0 ports, a VGA port, TF Card reader, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a DC jack. With an upgraded silent fan and heat conduction for dissipating heat it runs quietly even under heavier load.
The system supports double screen display through VGA and HDMI up to 4K. Intel UHD 600 graphics card offers similar performance to the Apollo Lake Intel HD 500 and shall be fine for you daily multimedia needs and simple gaming. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power is 10 watts and the average battery life is around 8 hours when watching videos at the reduced light from its lithium metal battery. Please note that the 8GB RAM is soldered and not upgradeable but the storage is. It comes with a technical support that you can contact 24 hours and 7 days a week and you can have a peace of mind. You can either ask questions on the Amazon product page or message them through your Order page. It is a mini desktop computer designed for office and business but should be fine for personal, home and entertainment too.