ASUS has finally made available the new Mini PC Barebone PN51 that uses AMD hardware platform and Windows 10 Pro or Home edition.
The new mini PC AMD Ryzen unit is made in a case with dimensions of only 115 × 115 × 49 mm, and the weight is about 700 g. Buyers can choose between white and black color options.
The Ryzen mini PC computer is equipped with one of three processors of the AMD Ryzen 5000 family: it can be a Ryzen 3 5300U chip, Ryzen 5 5500U, or Ryzen 7 5700U, depending on the modification. The amount of DDR4-3200 RAM in the maximum configuration reaches 64 GB.
The storage subsystem can combine up to 1TB M.2 PCIe SSD and 2.5” drive. There are Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0 wireless adapters and 2.5G LAN and/or Gigabit LAN network controllers.
Headphone and microphone jacks, one USB 3.1 Gen2 Type-C, and USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A ports are displayed on the front panel. At the back, there are sockets for network cables (in place of one of them there may be a D-Sub, DisplayPort, or serial port), two USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A ports, a USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-C port, and an HDMI interface.
Asus PN51 price and availability
Asus PN51 Mini PC Barebone price starts from $354.99 for the mini pc box with AMD Ryzen R3-5300U processor or $469.99 for the mini pc desktop model with AMD Ryzen R5-5500U processor and available to buy via the Newegg.com e-shop.
Apart from this, Asus has also made available the ROG Strix XG349C ultrawide gaming monitor with a 34-inch UWQHD 3440 x 1440 21: 9 widescreen curved display, a refresh rate of up to 180 Hz, and a response time is 1 ms (GTG). And the Asus ROG Strix XG43UQ Xbox Edition HDMI 2.1 gaming monitor offers solid features, including a 43-inch VA panel with a frame rate of 144 Hz.