A couple of days ago we had the opportunity to get acquainted with the new compact ASRock motherboard with processor Intel Apollo Lake family on board the model Celeron J3355. As it turned out, the Taiwanese manufacturer has prepared and more efficient version of the board, which will be released on the shelves called ASRock ITX-J4205 and comes with a Pentium J4205 processor and preinstalled generation Apollo Lake.
Before us is a decision based on the Mini-ITX format black PCB, made traditionally in compliance with rules ASRock Super Alloy and provide support for the protective functions Full Spike Protection.
Since the on-board processor has a power consumption of just 10 watts, the manufacturer has managed to cool only the aluminum heatsink. Note that the chip has four cores with a frequency of 1.5 / 2.6 GHz and 2 MB cache, there is a built-in graphics Intel HD Graphics 505 with a frequency up to 800 MHz.
On the PCB model ASRock ITX-J4205 was enough space to accommodate a pair of slots for memory strips DDR3 / 3L-1866 MHz SO-DIMM format maximum capacity of 16 GB, connectors PCI-Express 2.0 x1, M.2 2230 (Key E) and ports SATA-III in a quantity of four pieces.
Motherboard received gigabit network Realtek RTL8111GR and 7.1 channel codec Realtek ALC892, interface novelties panel offers users access to a pair of PS / 2, the same number of ports USB 3.0 and USB 2.0, five audio connectors mini-jack, one S / PDIF, network RJ45 and video outputs D-Sub, HDMI, DVI-D.