The assortment of compact computers produced by Micro-Star International will soon be replenished with MSI Cubi 3 model seen at Computex 2017. Like its predecessor Cubi 2, the novelty is based on 14-nanometer processors of the Intel Kaby Lake-U line with a nominal TDP of 15 W , And the main difference from the previous model is a new aluminum casing that facilitates the flow of air inside the device.
MSI Cubi 3 supports the installation of two SO-DIMM DDR4-2133 memory modules (maximum capacity 32 GB), one 2.5-inch drive with SATA 6 Gb / s interface and one SSD of M.2 form factor up to 80 mm . For the removal of heat from the crystal Kaby Lake-U meets the aluminum radiator in the upper part of the body.
On the sides of the device are available six USB ports of different versions, a pair of gigabit network interfaces RJ45, two COM ports (one of which uses the RJ45 connector), a combined 3.5 mm audio connector, and HDMI and DisplayPort video outputs with 4K display capability . Powered by a mini-PC from an external adapter rated at 65 watts.
On the counters of shops, the compact computer MSI Cubi 3 will begin to arrive closer to the end of the summer. The recommended cost will be announced later.