As AMD’s Ryzen processors have become more popular and more formidable alternatives to Intel’s offerings, enthusiasts have begun to look for Ryzen in new places. One of those is the mini PC, a niche area usually dominated by Intel’s own NUC (next unit of computing). Here I’d like to bring you the second AMD Mini PC carrying the Ryzen 5 3550H by MINISFORUM and see how it performs.
Processor, RAM and Storage
The DMAF5 Mini PC with low consumption includes an AMD Ryzen 5 3550H CPU, a Quad Core that reaches 3.7 GHz of turbo speed and incorporates an AMD Radeon Vega 8 GPU. For RAM, we have 16 GB of DDR4 RAM in Dual Channel in two SODIMM slots, while for storage it includes a 128/256/512 GB capacity M.2 2280 NVMe SSD and a 2.5-inch SATA3.0 HDD or SSD support.
Wireless connectivity is in the hands of an M.2 card that incorporates Intel WI-FI 6 AX200 and Bluetooth 5.1 pre-installed. The connectors are multiple with a pair of Gigabit network ports, 2 USB 3.1, 2 USB 3.0, a USB Type-C port for data and video, 3.5 mm audio jack and HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort video outputs.
RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet Port×2, USB3.1 Port×1 (Gen1, 2.0A Max output, shutdown charging, Yellow), USB3.1 Port×3 (Gen2, Blue), USB-C Port×1 (Gen2), Digital MIC×1, Clear CMOS
Small Size and Wall Mount Support
With the size of 12.8x12.7x4.6cm, UM300 mini pc is smart and portable. Wall mount is already included in the package, it’s easy to be fixed on the back of TV or monitor.
Price and Availability
This new MINISFORUM DMAF5 Mini PC now is available at Minisforum Online Store from $379 to $649 with free shipping for five versions – without RAM & SSD, 8+128GB, 8+256GB, 16+512GB and 32+512GB.