Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]

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  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
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  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
  • Ultimate Fanless PC, 8th Gen 6-Core i5 8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB PCIe NVMe SSD [ASUS H370i]
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Description

8th Generation 6-Core i5, high performance and ultra fast SSD

Features

  • Fanless totally silent 6-Core i5 Mini PC
  • Passmark CPU Performance higher than 7th Gen i7 CPU
  • New user-accessible PCIe SSD
  • Low power consumption
  • Low heat generation
Please have a look at our photo gallery for this PC. There are photos of the PC, front, back, inside; new SSD port; performance scores

Description

This 8th Generation Fanless PC has moved fanless performance into new territory. The 6-core i5 CPU has performance levels similar to our previous i7 product, and this is achieved using less power and generating less heat.

This model features the ASUS Strix H370i motherboard, which uses premium components throughout. It features ASUS-exclusive SupremeFX technology which delivers high-fidelity, near-lossless audio with purity and stability. Other features include dual LAN ports, dual band Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, 2 video outputs (Displayport, HDMI) and 6 USB 3.1 ports.

The product uses a copper block on the CPU that connects to the external cooling fins using heat pipes. The motherboard's chipset is also cooled with a heatpipe. This design enables the product to not need air vents and enables it to be used in dusty/dirty environments. Because there are no moving parts and no air sucked into the case the product has zero maintenance and high reliability.

Even when all 6 cores are loaded 100% for hours the CPU remains at a stable temperature under 70°C and the PC only draws 50W of power.  *1

The internal power board is connected to the chassis with a thermal pad to enable high reliability even when used extensively.

The HDMI output can display 4k at 24fps. You need to use the Displayport output to get 4k at 60fps. We sell a Displayport to HDMI 2.0 Adaptor if you need 4k HDMI at 60fps.

An additional 2 x 2.5" SSD or Hard Drives can be added which can be configured as a RAID 0/1 pair for speed or security.

An alternative front plate enables the option of an Optical Drive (DVD, Blu-ray). An additional 2.5" SSD or Hard Drive can also be added when an Optical Drive is installed.

With a volume of less than 5 litres the PC is suitable for all applications in which performance, small size, silent operation or dust protection are requirements. It is elegant enough to take pride of place in the living room yet robust enough for serious industrial use.

*1: Tested at room temperature of 22°C with Passmark Burn-in test with 100% CPU.

New feature with this PC: The chassis has been adapted so that it is now possible to access the ultra fast PCIe SSD that is on the underside of the motherboard.  Simply remove a few screws in the PC's base plate, and once the base plate is removed the SSD can be replaced. The SSD has a thermal pad and aluminium cooling block so that even under extreme loads it does not overheat.

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Configured to your specification

We can create a solution to meet your specific requirements - just get in touch with the contact form, online chat, or give us a call.

If you choose the Windows installation option, as well as installing on the internal SSD drive, so it is ready to use out of the box, we also include a USB memory stick with the Windows installation, so you can rebuild or repair Windows if you need to.

You need to supply your own Monitor, Keyboard and Mouse. Please contact us if you need any recommendations or want custom additions bundled with your order.

Contents

✔ Ultimate Fanless H370i PC with Core i5-8500T, 8GB DDR4, 250GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD
✔ External 84W Power Adaptor & Power lead {based on destination country}
✔ BIOS updated to latest version
✔ Memory tested with Memtest86+
✔ System soak tested with Passmark BurninTest

Specifications

Technical Details
Main Board ASUS Strix H370i Gaming Mini-ITX Motherboard
8GB (2x4GB) DDR4 Memory {Options to 32GB}
Intel 6-Core i5-8500T 2.1Ghz-3.5Ghz Coffee Lake
Rear Interfaces 1 x HDMI, max. resolution 4096 x 2160 @ 24 Hz / 2560 x 1600 @ 60 Hz
1 x DisplayPort, max. resolution 4096 x 2304 @ 60 Hz
2 x Gigabit LAN (Intel® I219V and Realtek Gigabit LAN Controllers)
2 x Antenna for Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac & Bluetooth 5.0
    {Supports dual band frequency 2.4/5 GHz}
    {Desktop mounting antenna unit with 1m cable included}
2 x USB 3.1 Gen2
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 (blue) USB Type-C 
3 x USB 3.1 Gen 1
1 x Optical S/PDIF out
5 x Audio jack(s) {120dB signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) on line out and 113dB on line in recording}
Disk Drive 250GB Samsung 970 EVO M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD
{ Options for 2nd 2.5" SSD/HDD, Plus a 3rd SSD/HDD or Optical Drive }
Power Supply 130W HQ Power Board inside with 84W AC/DC adapter

 

SSD specifications

The NVMe M.2 SSD uses the PCIe interface to bypass the limitations of the traditional SATA interface.

Samsung 250GB 970 EVO M.2 NVMe SSD: 3400MB/s Read, 1500MB/s Write, 200k/350k IOPS

While stocks last we have the 250GB 960 EVO for £15 less:
Samsung 250GB 960 EVO M.2 NVMe SSD: 3200MB/s Read, 1500MB/s Write, 330K/300K IOPS

Processor specifications

See how the performance compares to other processors in our CPU Performance Comparision table

Processor Number
i5-8500T
# of Cores
6
# of Threads
6
Clock Speed
2.1 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency
3.5 GHz
Intel® Smart Cache
9 MB
Processor Graphics
Intel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base/Max Freq
350 Mhz / 1.1 GHz
Instruction Set
64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography
14 nm
Max TDP
35 W
 

Memory Specification

Corsair Vengeance or Crucial Ballistix 8GB (2x4GB) Memory Module, DDR4 2400 MT/s

If the 16GB/32GB option is chosen the equivalent 2x8GB/2x16GB modules are used.

  

Motherboard Technical Specification

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See: Technical Specification

Fanless Heatpipe Technology

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The CPU and the motherboard chipset are cooled by using advanced heat pipes attached to both sides of the case. This technology provides efficient cooling by transferring the heat to the cooling fins on the outside. As a result you get a completely silent cooling solution that can be trusted. The cooling is so effective that even the Core i5 can be used at 100% CPU load continually without any overheating problems.

The heatpipe cooling of the motherboard's chipset enables stable performance even under extreme loading. Cheaper fanless ITX cooling solutions rely on air cooling of the chipset which requires ventilation slots in those cases.

Case dimensions

Product Dimensions (WxDxH) without feet 260(W) x 240(D) x 80(H) mm
Product Dimensions (WxDxH) with feet 260(W) x 240(D) x 88(H) mm
 
 
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Warranty Information

2 Year - Return to Base. The product is returned to us at your expense, and replaced and returned to you at our expense. Return postage cost is not included for non-UK sales.
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Additional Information

Processor:
Intel Core i5 8500T with integrated UHD Graphics 630
Memory:
8GB DDR4
Hard Drive:
250GB Samsung 970 EVO PCIe NVMe SSD { Options for 2nd & 3rd 2.5" SSD/HDD }
Motherboard:
ASUS Strix H370i
Case:
Impactics C3LH, 260 x 240 x 80/88 mm
Chipset:
H370
Graphics:
DisplayPort, HDMI Port
USB 3.1 Ports:
6
USB 2.0 Ports:
0
Audio:
7.1 Surround
Firewire Ports:
0
eSATA Ports:
0
Networking:
2 x Gigabit (10/100/1000 Mbs/s) LAN. 2x Antenna for Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0
Optical:
Optional DVD/Blu-ray
Serial RS232:
None
Other:
NEW - User Accessible M.2 SSD Bay
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