Milestone Ltd has launched MSI Cubi 2 Plus in Japan. Priced at 53784 Japanese yen which is about 520 dollars, the MSI Cubi 2 Plus is a powerful mini PC packing Core i3-6100T (3.2GHz, video capabilities built-in) and great specifications. This includes Intel H110 chipset, DDR4 SO-DIMM memory slot × 2 (2,133MHz, up to 32GB). Storage is available via M.2 SSD + 2.5 inch HDD / SSD.
Interface selection includes USB 3.0 × 3 (including one group is Type-C), (charging compatible out 1 group) USB 2.0 × 4, multi-card reader, HDMI output, DisplayPort, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11ac-enabled wireless LAN, Bluetooth 4.0, audio and voice output jacks. Body size of 155.3 × 147.9 × 62.2mm (width × depth × height), weight is 1,400g. AC adapter consumes 90W. It will be made available in mini STX form factor as bare bone kit in coming 14 days.
Despite being a cheap mini PC, it lets you view 4k quad HD video so do not underestimate its power. Cubi 2 Plus is compact and powerful and ideal for home and business use. It’s powered by sixth generation Intel processor that supplies highest quality video to display and it can drive two of them. There is full support for DirectX 12 as well.