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Zotac ZBOX BI320
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Zotac ZBOX BI320 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz HDD

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2 Intel Celeron 1.4GHz HDD Oct 2014
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Experience a rich multimedia experience with the energy-efficient ZOTAC ZBOX BI320 series mini-PCs. Powered by an energy-sipping dual-core Intel Celeron processor, the ZOTAC ZBOX BI320 delivers a... More
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Expert Reviews Are Good

This personal computer received an expert rating of 84 out of 100 from Chip.de. This means that experts think this Zotac computer is one of the better PCs of a similar type and age.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The ZBOX BI320 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity personal computer.

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Zotac Has Good Personal Computer Reviews

Zotac few processor cores computers have good reviews on average and across all computers Zotac is one of the superior brands.

DDR3L-SDRAM Internal Memory Type

The ZBOX BI320 has a DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type which is newer than the DDR3-SDRAM internal memory type found on most few processor cores computers that have been on the market for more than two years.

A DDR3L-SDRAM internal memory type is actually the best internal memory type amongst all few processor cores computers that were released more than two years ago.

The worst internal memory type across similar types of desktop computer is DDR3-SDRAM.

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Has One Cables Included

The number of included cables found on the Zotac ZBOX BI320 is more than most few processor cores computers that are a similar age to it. This computer has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on few processor cores computers that are a similar age to the ZBOX BI320.

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Has One Memory Slots

The number of memory slots found on the ZBOX BI320 is more than most comparable spec PCs that are a similar age to it. The most commonly found memory slots is 2x DIMM, but this memory slots is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slotss 2x SO-DIMM are also found on this Zotac personal computer.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of few processor cores computers that were released more than two years ago is 28GB. At only 16 gigabytes, the Zotac ZBOX BI320 has a quite small maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other personal computers of this spec and age.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the similar spec computers that are a comparable age to the ZBOX BI320 the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 800MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 350MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Zotac ZBOX BI320 has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other few processor cores computers that came out around the same time as the ZBOX BI320.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The Zotac ZBOX BI320 has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst few processor cores computers of this age. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of few processor cores computers that have been available for more than two years range from 750MHz to 1,200MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.

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Only Two Number of SATA III Connectorss

Most desktop computers of a comparable age and type to the ZBOX BI320 have between two and three number of SATA III connectorss, including the ZBOX BI320 which has two number of SATA III connectorss.

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Very Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1.4 gigahertz, the ZBOX BI320 has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other few processor cores computers that were launched more than two years ago. Across all the desktop computers that were launched around the same time as the ZBOX BI320 the processor frequencys range from 1GHz to 3.9GHz.

If this PC processor frequency is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the Zotac ZBOX-OI520-P-BE[plb_2559789_price] (1.6GHz), or the MSI DC111[plb_2580346_price] (1.8GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Only HDD Storage Media

The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many personal computers of this spec and age. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other HDD computers currently available including because of it's better review score, the Zotac ZBOX-OI520-P-BE[plb_2559789_price].

If the storage speed of this Zotac personal computer is too slow for you then you might want to consider the MSI DC111[plb_2580346_price] (SSD and higher rated).

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Only Supports Six Compatible Memory Cardss

The number of compatible memory card supported by the ZBOX BI320 is more than most comparable spec computers that have been on the market for a similar time to it. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by few processor cores computers that have been around for a similar time to the ZBOX BI320. The compatible memory cardss "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MS PRO", "SDHC" and "xD" are also supported by this computer.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

The ZBOX BI320 is a two processor threads desktop computer. Most of the other desktop computers of this age and spec have between one and seven processor threadss.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The ZBOX BI320 has one of the smaller processor caches (only 2 megabytes) amongst few processor cores computers of this age. The average processor cache of PCs of a comparable type and age to the ZBOX BI320 is 2.9MB.

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Only Two USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys

The ZBOX BI320 is a two USB 2.0 ports quantity computer.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This desktop computer was released over two years ago.

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Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
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Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
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Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
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Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(3)
28 October 2014

Overall the Zotac ZBOX-BI320-U-W2 is excellent. If one wants Windows it is a clear choice since it essentially makes the 64GB SSD and 2GB of RAM ?free?. While the base specs are not jaw dropping,...

14 November 2014

Importante: Las opiniones del autor son meramente personales, por lo cual el punto de vista individual es basado en experiencias adquiridas a través de otras revisiones, en un lapso de tiempo...

Hardwaremx.com

Heat distribution in burners is exceptionally even
Simmers at a steady temperature
Brings water to a boil quickly
Good for baking cakes and cookies
Heat distribution in oven is exceptionally even
Doesn't broil steak well
Difficult to see into oven
I would like to see the bands be interchangeable
No separate remote control
Limited HDMI inputs
8 November 2015

Der Energieverbrauch der Zotac ZBOX BI320 Plus liegt im Test bei nur 24,6 Watt unter Volllast. Auch die zahlreichen Anschlüsse für USB und Speicherkarten überzeugen. Dafür müssen Sie sich...

User Reviews

(15)
Reviewed 22 August 2014 by Anonymous

This is a very basic do-it-yourself barebones. Very easy to put together, It took me about 5-10 minutes to installing the OS from opening the box. It does not include 802.11 AC wifi as was listed... Read more…

Reviewed 18 September 2014 by Tianyi C.
(Verified Purchase)

The mini PC is designed for light workload computing. Office, Internet and other basic work is well within its ability and casual media entertainment is also fine (1080P included). But no big... Read more…

Reviewed 4 December 2014 by Leif R.
(Verified Purchase)

Great little desktop computer. I was hoping it would not require an OS reinstall (Ubuntu 14.04.1) onto the SSD, but it did. The previous install was for an x86-based laptop, so it's not surprising... Read more…

Reviewed 11 November 2014 by Nick C.
(Verified Purchase)

If you need wifi, you could always buy a USB adapter for about 10 dollars...

Reviewed 30 December 2014 by Jeffrey D.
(Verified Purchase)

Probably the best price vs. performance one can get for a Media/DVR/NAS/Seed box. Avoid Andorid/Chrome and no-expandable boxes for such activities since they are limited and painful to work with.... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers zboxbi320e, zotac zboxbi320, zotac zboxbi320u
Barcodes 04895173604126

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