Mini PC are devices that are currently very fashionable, since both for domestic use and for servers are very attractive thanks to the advantage of being able to save space. The Beelink Z83V is a mini PC that offers everything you need to turn your TV into a multimedia station where you can listen to music, watch videos or surf the Internet as if it were a computer. In addition, it can be purchased with the Windows 10 operating system or with Linux, depending on the use that users want to give it.
This mini PC is an alternative version of the Beelink Z83 that we have already told you about in another opportunity, but in this case the processor has been updated to the Intel Atom X5-Z8350 to get a better performance.
- Intel Atom X5-Z8350 CPU With high performance CPU known for a fast speed
- Windows 10 / Linus OS Supports the system of Windows 10 and Linux, you can choose it
- 2G DDR3 RAM + 32G ROM, give you more space to download your favorite Apps to browse websites, play games, watch movies more smoothly
- 1000M LAN can improve the net speed and the performance to a large extent
- Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, Easy pairing with most Bluetooth-enabled devices
Like most mini PCs available on the market, the TV Box Beelink Z83V features a square design made with a rugged aluminum housing and useful for dissipating heat. Recall that, in order to be more silent and compact, this mini PC does not have an internal fan . This aluminum cover allows the Z83V to be used for a long time without the temperature exceeding 40 degrees centigrade .
The dimensions are inherited from the previous model of the manufacturer, being once again 11.95 x 11.95 x 2.40 cm , or what is equal 4.7 x 4.7 x 0.94 inches. That is why you can easily fit behind a TV without any problem. In addition, it comes with the included wall bracket as well as a user manual where the procedure for doing so is explained.
Packing content of Beelink Z83V
Likewise, the Beelink Z83V mini PC has a series of ports and connections that do not differ in any way from the standard Z83 model. So it has a VGA port, an HDMI port , an SD card slot, a 1000 Mbps Ethernet port, a 3.5mm Jack connector, two USB 2.0 ports and a USB 3.0 port. It should be noted that the manufacturer has had the detail of including 2 HDMI cables in the packaging.
In this opportunity the Beelink Z83V has a more powerful processor than seen in the previous model, moving the Cherry Trail x5-Z8300 by the Intel Atom X5-Z8350, 64-bit Quad Core processor that offers a clock speed of 2.0GHz. This is accompanied by a RAM of 2 GB DDR3 and a storage capacity of 32GB ROM that can be extended by SD card up to 128 GB.
While the available RAM may be too limited for the times, those users who use the Beelink Z83V to watch movies and series through desktop applications will find that its performance is more than acceptable. But for those that are not enough, you will have to choose a model that has more RAM.
As for its features, the Beelink Z83V has the ability to use two screens simultaneously, and can also reach a maximum resolution of UHD (3840 x 2160 pixels), making it ideal to enjoy content on platforms such as Miracast, Airplay, Kodi, Netflix and Yomvi, among others. It is also compatible with a large number of video formats such as AVI, DAT, ISO, MKV, MP4, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, RM, WM , AAC, APE, FLAC, MP3, OGG, RM, WMA audio formats and supports Jpg, BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF image formats , which greatly expands the possibilities for users.
It should be noted that because the housing of the Beelink Z83V is made of aluminum instead of plastic it can be used for many hours without affecting the temperature of the mini PC.
Connectivity and operating system
On the other hand , the TV Box Beelink Z83V not only offers connectivity options through the large number of ports located on its side sides , but also has Wi Fi 802.11 b / g / n / ac in 2.4 / 5 GHz bands and allows synchronization via Bluetooth with peripherals such as keyboards, mouses, headphones, joysticks and Bluetooth commands to play. In addition, the Bluetooth range is around 10 meters, so it is possible to use all kinds of peripherals from the comfort of the sofa.
For its part, for those little interested in buying it with the Windows 10 operating system you can also purchase the Beelink Z83V with Ubuntu 16.04 pre-installed from the factory.