Earlier this year, MSI launched Mini PC Cubes to compete with the Gigabyte ZOTAC Zbox and Brix mini PCs. Today MSI has launched MSI Cubi N that brings new Intel Broadwell processors that offer more power than before. These processors are manufactured using 14nm manufacturing process and have TDP of 15 watts.
MSI Cubi N Specifications: Comes with latest Braswell
MSI Cubi N specifications include Intel Celeron N3150 (starter model), Intel HD graphics, 4GB RAM (expandable up to 8GB), mSATA SSD and integrated support for another 2.5 inch SSD / HDD. For connectivity, you get secure Wi-Fi 802.11ac (Intel 3165) and optional Bluetooth 4.0.
Aspire Z3-710 and ZC-700 also come with Intel Celeron N3150 braswell processor.
MSI Cubi N Specifications: Small on size, big on ports and features
Despite its small size, 116 x 112 x 44.47 mm for the model with SSD and 116 x 112 x 55.5 mm for the HDD, MSI has managed to equip the MSI Cubi N with a 3-in-1 card reader, four USB 3.0 ports, one HDMI , RJ-45 and D-Sub output. MSI Cubes N is ideal at home, such as home theater PCs to high-definition content, but also for offices, companies, and in all environments that require a desktop PC for productive activities.
The price is not yet known, but we should be under 200 dollars.