Shuttle’s Compact XG41 computer unveiled; Specs and Price
Shuttle unveiled a very compact desktop PC in Europe, dubbed XG41 is system that measures 24.2cm D x 20cm W x 7.3cm H and it has plenty of connectivity despite the small size. you will need to add some hardware like memory, CPU, and storage to get the machine to operate.
The Shuttle XG41 features six USB 2.0 ports, dual com ports, S/PDIF audio output, and audio ports on the front and rear of the machine, the mainboard under the hood has a single mini PCIe slot for expansion and three SATA 3Gbit/s ports for storage drives. The case supports 2.5″ storage devices and one of those three bays can be used for a slim line optical drive leaving two HDD bays. The board supports Intel Core 2 and other processors using LGA 775 sockets.
The device supports up to 8GB of RAM and the mainboard is a small mini-iTX unit and it uses the Intel G41 Express + ICH7 chipset. Heat pipe system provide some cooling to the system that uses dual fans for quiet operation and cooling performance. The Shuttle XG41 is priced at EUR 159 plus VAT but no idea on release date.
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