Biostar has announced the compact desktop motherboard J4125NHU. The novelty is manufactured in the mini-ITX form factor with dimensions of 170 × 170 mm.
The board is initially equipped with an Intel Celeron J4125 Gemini Lake Refresh processor. The chip combines four cores without multithreading support and the Intel UHD 600 graphics accelerator. The base clock is 2.0 GHz, the maximum frequency 2.7 GHz. The processor is satisfied with a passive cooling system without a fan.
There are two DDR4-1866 / 2133/2400 memory slots, two SATA 3.0 ports for storage and an M.2 connector for a PCIe or SATA 3.0 solid-state module.
The equipment includes the gigabit network controller RTL8111H and the audio codec ALC887 in 7.1 format. There is a PCIe 2.0 x16 expansion slot. The interface panel contains HDMI and D-Sub connections, a PS / 2 connection for keyboard / mouse, two USB 3.1 (Gen1) and USB 2.0 connections, an RJ45 connection for a network cable and a set of audio sockets .
The Biostar J4125NHU motherboard can become the basis of an inexpensive desktop for everyday office tasks or a home multimedia center. The price has not yet been announced.