The new MINI PC Beelink BT3-X offers a lightweight configuration under Windows 10 that is ideal as a multimedia platform for accessing a wide range of local and online content. It has a compact, many ports and connectors for connecting peripheral devices and a dual-core Intel Apollo lake J3355 processor. The mini PC runs a windows 10 operating system.
The Beelink BT3-X is not aluminium, the whole thing is plastic, but keep in mind that there’s good and bad plastic. In this case, it’s very good plastic. The rubber feet feel sturdy and the overall finish is good, even at the bottom. The device weighs 250g. As a result, the chassis feels sturdy and the plastic is thick.
The Beelink BT3-X is a small computer mainframe with a length of 19.45 & a width of 12.25cm and a height of 5.50cm. This should be the size that fits directly into your pocket and weighs only 0.2230 kg for easy carrying. The use of plastic as the main material allowed us to minimize cost and thickness. Even so, the mini PC has many ports and connectors. On the front and rear panels, there is a power button, DC Power Port, HDMI, LAN, Mic, TF card slot, USB2.0, and USB3.0. On the side is a slot for a TF memory card and a grid for ventilation and cooling of a mini PC.
Memory and Storage
The Beelink BT3-X comes with 64GB of internal storage. This memory can be expendad with a memory card up to 2TB. This is more than enough space to store anything it is you wish to store.
Regarding the RAM of the Beelink BT3-X, incorporates a total of 4GB of RAM LPDDR4 not expandable, but it will be enough for basic use of the mini PC, logically this equipment is a small PC and not a computer that executes heavy tasks such as video editing, etc.
This device runs on a Windows 10 operating system. This windows is the latest operating system that is in use and needs no introduction.
The mini PC supports wireless Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac. It is very possible to simultaneously connect to two available WiFi networks in order to have a more stable and faster access to the internet.
Regarding the physical connections of this mini PC, the first thing to highlight is the incorporation of a Gigabit Ethernet port for the LAN, this will allow us to transfer data up to 120MB/sec speed in the local network, and be able to take advantage without limitations of our fiber optic Internet connection. We also find an HDMI 2.0 port, with which we will be able to reproduce movies in Full HD content, in addition, we must remember that it incorporates an Intel GPU to accelerate the performance to the maximum. Other ports that have this mini PC Beelink BT3-X are two USB 2.0 ports, a high-performance USB 3.0 port, a VGA port for connection to a monitor or projector, as well as an audio output of 3.5mm.
It also comes with a Bluetooth 4.0 technology, this will allow us to pair mobile devices, mice, keyboards, etc.
The mini PC runs on an Intel Apollo Lake J3355 dual core processor. This processor has Dual-Core at a speed of 2.5GHz, but in turbo mode, we will be able to increase the frequency to 2.8GHz to get higher performance on time. There was a significant 58% increase in performance when compared to the Atom X5-Z8350 processor, which was used in the previous version of mini PC which is the Beelink BT3 Pro.
It is worthy to note that the Intel Apollo Lake J3355 is a processor with a low power consumption, which is a big advantage over desktop computers.
Pros of Beelink BT3-X mini PC
It is portable
The device is light weighted
The device is easy to use
Cons of Beelink BT3-X mini PC
Small storage space as compared
with larger PC
Does not support playing of DVD’s and CD’s
Not ideal for task that requires high graphics
The Beelink BT3-X mini PC is ideal for light jobs and for users that do not require large storage space. Meanwhile the device is available and very affordable.