Here comes another small form factor mini PC, Giada’s new Mini PC i5. Measuring just 26mm thick, the book-sized i53 packs Intel’s newest Ivy Bridge 3rd gen Core i3/i5/i7 processor, instead of Intel Atom or AMD APUs commonly found on mini PCs. Based on Intel HM76 Express chipset, the mini PC comes standard with Core i5 processor and 4GB of RAM and 500GB 2.5-inch hard drive. It sports Intel HD 4000 integrated graphics
Ideal for use as a HTPC, the compact yet powerful i53 is able to handle Full HD 1080 video playback and supports Intel HD Audio with 5.1-channel surround sound. It provides HDMI output and VGA output. Giada’s mini PC is eco-friendly using 35W of power. You can expect Bluetooth and WiFi 802.11n connectivity, and a multi-in-one card reader.
The Giada Mini PC i53 is priced at $520.