Review: ASRock DESKMINI A300 barebone-system

ASRock DESKMINI A300 is the basis for creating a powerful mini-computer. A motherboard with support of energy-efficient processors up to AMD Ryzen 3400g and 3400ge is already installed in a case with a height of just over 15 cm. ASRock DeskMini A300 supports up to four 2.5 ″ drives: 2 x M.2 and 2 x SATA. You can install processor cooler with a height of no more than 4.6 cm, up to 32 gigabytes of dual-channel DDR4-3200 + MHz memory. The computer motherboard is equipped with an aluminum MOSFET heatsink for optimal system cooling. Among other features of DeskMini A300: support up to 3 monitors at the same time, USB 3.1 Type-C Gen1 connector for fast charging and SPD up to 5 Gb / s.

You can buy ASRock DESKMINI A300 mini-PC for the price 141,93 Don’t forget to use discount coupon on computeruniverse.netFWNNROU (How to use it?). See also Russian site computeruniverse coupons here.

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Nintendo New 2DS XL Weiß / Orange gaming system review

Nintendo New 2DS XL is the latest version of the Nintendo handheld console with an enlarged screen and  without 3D feature, which many people thought was unnecessary. Due to the absence of a “three-dimensional” screen, the company managed to significantly reduce the cost of the console, while the players lost almost nothing. In addition, the console gets an increased battery life and higher performance (download speed of games and menus).

Colorful accents add style, and the sleek clamshell design makes it easy to store and helps protect screens from scratches when closing. Thanks to a fast processor, program loading time have been reduced, so you can start playing in an instant. And all this in an easy, game-friendly shell.

C Stick provides advanced controls (for example, intuitive camera controls) for compatible games, while the ZL and ZR buttons provide many additional combinations!
The console supports amiibo. In order to activate the figure in the game and its functions, it is necessary to touch the amiibo NFC reader on the lower screen of the console. The console is suitable for boys, girls, men, women, professional gamers – in the range of Nintendo 3DS / 2DS games for every taste!

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Review of the Hama FlashPen Laeta Twin USB3.0 128GB Schwarz flash drive (OTG micro USB & USB)

Hama FlashPen Laeta Twin USB3.0 128GB is a compact USB flash drive from the German manufacturer Hama with an aluminum case in gray. It has two interfaces: for computer devices with USB-port and portable devices with micro-USB interface, with a lid on both sides.

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Review: System PC case Fractal Design Node 202 Mini-ITX [FD-CA-NODE-202-BK]

Fractal Design Node 202 is one of the most compact cases available on the market for organizing a gaming system with a high-performance graphics card. With a vertical position, the case takes up very little space on the table, while it can contain a Mini-ITX format motherboard and an SFX power supply unit, several 2.5 ”drives, and a long dual-slot graphics card. Thats why this case is an ideal option for building a very compact gaming system. The case has a strict appearance with the use of mainly black color in the design.  White LED of average brightness placed near the power button informs user the status of the computer. The top and bottom panel of the case is made of metal. The top panel has a small perforation just above the processor, and the bottom has two perforated zones. For the vertical orientation of the case in the kit is a plastic stand with anti-slip legs. In the lower and upper panels with vertical placement there are also perforated areas. The installation place of the power supply is equipped with anti-vibration pads. Any SFX power supply unit with a length of up to 130 mm is suitable for the Fractal Design Node 202 Mini-ITX [FD-CA-NODE-202-BK].

You can buy Fractal Design Node 202 Mini-ITX case for the price 79,90 Don’t forget to use discount coupon on computeruniverse.netFWNNROU (How to use it?).

Disadvantages of this solution:

  • Since the case is relatively small, the temperature of the components inside will be somewhat higher than when using more spacious solutions.
  • The compact size of the case imposes some restrictions when installing components into it, such as: the inability to install 5.25-inch and 3.5-inch devices; supporting only SFX power supplies up to 130 mm; the ability to install only a pair of 2.5-inch drives;
  • Assembly problems may arise due to the lack of space for the hands. For example, there are some inconveniences when installing wide and long graphic cards;
  • with a vertical orientation of the housing, dust will penetrates through the top panel, which is devoid of a filter.
  • the height of the processor cooler is limited to 56 mm;

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