Minisforum announced the launch of the MC560-A mini PC, which belongs to a new series called Mars. This is a mini PC that is different from other similar products, equipped with a 2.5K@30Hz camera, stereo speakers, and a dual microphone array. Minisforum said that as working from home has become more common and conference calls have become more common, the new product combines small desktops with people’s usage trends to create an innovative device.
According to TechPowerup
, the overall size of the MC560-A mini PC is 4.2 x 2.7 x 6.0 inches, which is very compact. It is equipped with AMD Ryzen 5 5600U
processor, has 6 cores and 12 threads, adopts Zen 3 architecture core, L3 cache is 16MB, the base clock is 2.3 GHz, boost clock is 4.6 GHz, integrated Radeon RX Vega 7 iGPU with a clock of 1800 MHz and a TDP of 15W.
MC560-A mini PC adds a 2.5K@30Hz camera to become the user’s meeting assistant, thanks to HDR optimization, plus a 93.8° wide-angle display and 10° tilt change, experience, and image quality better than a laptop, providing greater flexibility for virtual meetings. In addition, the 180° dual-beamforming microphone and dual-speaker design can create directional or noise-canceling vocals with accurate voice capture and good delivery.
The MC560-A mini PC supports up to 64GB of DDR4-3200 memory, is equipped with an M.2 slot that supports PCIe 3.0 NVMe SSD, supports Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 connections, dual 4K@60Hz display can be achieved through HDMI and USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-C ports. The device also has two USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A ports, a Gigabit Ethernet port, a 3.5mm audio jack, and more.
Minisforum has not yet confirmed the release date of the MC560-A mini PC, as well as the specific price.