Gigabyte has today announced a new upgrade to their Gigabyte Brix S mini PC systems which are now powered by a Pentium Silver J5005 SoC (model: GB-BLPD-5005). Gigabyte has announced the addition of two more mini PC systems to their lineup in the form of the Gigabit Brix S GB-BLCE-4105 which has a 10W, quad-core Intel Celeron J4105 Gemini Lake processor, and the GB-BLPD-5005 sports a 10 watt, quad-core Intel Pentium J5005.
The new Gigabyte Brix S mini PC desktops measure 4.7 x 4.4 x 0.5 inches in size and support dual storage, sporting a 2.5 inch drive bay for a hard drive or SSD and an M.2 2280 slot for a solid state drive. Internally there are 2 SODIMM slots for DDR4-2400 memory allowing up to 8 GB of RAM to be added, 1 x USB 3.0 Type-C port, 3 x USB 3.0 Type-A ports, Gigabit Ethernet, a headset jack, HDMI port, Mini DisplayPort. Connectivity is provided by support for 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth 4.2 and the systems are equipped with a quad-core “Goldmont Plus” CPU, and faster UHD Graphics 605 iGPU. Wired networking is care of a Realtek RTL8111HS controller, putting out a GbE interface.
Unfortunately, no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet by GIGABYTE, but as soon as information comes to light, we will keep you updated as always.