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MeLE PCG03 Plus mini PC Gets Cherry Trail x5-Z8300 Processor

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Beside MeLE PCG02 TV stick with Ethernet, MeLE also showcased an upgraded version of its MeLE PCG03 mini PC with MeLE PCG03 Plus replacing Atom Z3735F processor with a more recent Intel Atom “Cherry Trail” x5-Z8300 processor.
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MeLE PCG03 Plus specifications show they’ve only changed the processor:

  • SoC – Intel Atom x5-Z8300 “Bay Trail” quad core processor @ 1.44 GHz (Bust freq: 1.84 GHz) with Intel HD Gen8 graphics
  • System Memory – 2 GB DDR3L
  • Storage – 32 GB eMMC + SD card slot
  • Video Output – HDMI 1.4, and VGA
  • Audio I/F – HDMI, 3.5mm earphone jack
  • Connectivity – 10/100M Ethernet, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.0
  • USB – 3x USB 2.0 host
  • Misc – Power Button, power LED, Kensington security lock
  • Power Supply – 12V/1A
  • Dimensions – 150 x 120 x 40 mm

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There should be some performance improvements over the previous model, but nothing phenomenal. MeLE PCG03 Plus will ship with Windows 10 Home (activated), and sell for $149 shipped before the end of the year. [Update: You can now buy MeLE PCG03 Plus on Aliexpress]

Via Netbook Italia