Challenging the essence of how we define a desktop PC, GIGABYTE engineers have developed an ultra compact PC with a brushed aluminium surface chassis design. Ideal for a broad range of computing applications at home or in the office, the BRIX expounds sheer simplicity and convenience. With a broad choice of processors covering the entire performance spectrum, the BRIX sets a new standard for desktop miniaturization that makes it perfect as a discreet HTPC/multimedia hub, an ultra-low power PC for the family, an office PC or as a digital signage unit.
Intel® 7th Generation Core™ Processors
The new BRIX barebones raise the bar once again with the new Intel® 7th Gen Core™ processor family-delivering more responsive performance than ever before. This 7th Gen Core processor utilizes a power efficient microarchitecture, advanced process technology, and silicon optimizations to deliver faster performance than previous generation processors. By leveraging Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology, performance and power is dynamically controlled-for cores and graphics-boosting performance precisely when it is needed, and saving energy when it counts.
Graphics that Captivate
Intel® HD Graphics deliver 10% more performance than its predecessor. With the new media engine users are able to, watch, create, edit, share and game all with captivating visuals. This media engine offers HEVC 10-bit hardware acceleration which improves upon the 4K viewing and content creation performance significantly versus previous generation processors. The BRIX now has the ability to drive premium content up to 4K UHD, so users can enjoy amazing and vibrant multimedia experiences on compatible displays.
Fast USB 3.1 Solution
The latest USB 3.1 offers a staggering 10Gb/s transfer speed, 2x faster than USB 3.0 and backward compatibility with existing USB devices.
Connecting the Future: Reversible USB 3.1 Type-C™ The World’s Next Universal Connector
The USB Type-C™ is a new reversible connector that is loaded with useful features such as USB 3.1 support for 10 Gb/s transfer speed.
GIGABYTE BRIX™ also includes a M.2 module offering IEEE 802.11ac Wi-Fi and the latest Bluetooth 4.2, providing connectivity for low power Bluetooth devices and peripherals, as well as allowing users to easily connect mobile devices.
SuperSpeed 4K HD Entertainment
Supporting the Newest Standards in Multimedia
GIGABYTE ensures users won’t be limited by the standards or connections on the BRIX, by including HDMI 2.0 and support for HDCP 2.2* users can rest assured that their device will be able to display content to its full potential. The BRIX supports native resolutions of 4K at 60Hz, presenting unrivalled visual clarity and stunning realism to owners of UHD displays.
* HDMI port support HDMI 2.0 and HDCP 2.2.
Multi-display productivity with HDMI 2.0 & DisplayPort++
BRIX supports up to three independent displays through HDMI 2.0 and a DisplayPort ++ without the need for an additional graphics card. Support for three display is only possible with daisy-chain connections through Display Port++.
Enjoy Always Available Responsiveness with Intel® Ready Mode Technology
Now there’s no waiting to resume activity on your PC. With Intel® Ready Mode Technology, your PC resumes to fully functional in an instant. It works by providing an alternative to traditional sleep-a quiet, low power state similar to the kind used by your cell phone and tablet.
With Intel® Ready Mode Technology You Can:
Access Your Digital Files From Anywhere, Anytime
Get remote access to your PC through applications on your phone and tablet to download photos, video, large files and more, no matter where you are.
Get Help From Your Digital Assistant Just by Asking
An always available PC complements Microsoft Windows® 10 enabled experiences Cortana*. When you need Cortana*, all you have to do is say “Hey Cortana,” and your digital assistant is instantly at your service.
Keep Everything Up-to-Date With Automatic Syncing
Set your Intel® Ready Mode Technology – equipped PC to sync and store photos and files across devices automatically when you arrive at home or the office. And application updates? They’re automatic too, which means you’ll always work with the latest versions of your favourite tools.
Bundled with a VESA bracket, the GIGABYTE BRIX™ can easily be mounted behind a monitor or HDTV, offering a simple and effective way to turn any VESA-compliant display or TV into a full-featured PC or digital signage unit.
2.5″ Hard Drive Support
Utilizing SATA III 6 Gb/s high speed data transfer technology, the GIGABYTE BRIXs supports the installation of one 2.5″ SATA 6Gbps HDD or Solid State Drive (SSD) and one M.2 2280 SSD module. This allows for optimized storage configurations which combine fast M.2 performance with larger capacity 2.5″ hard drive.
Ideal as for:
• The Perfect Compact Home PC: Living room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Study.
• Vertical Markets: School, University computer labs, Libraries, Hospital / Medical equipment, Governmental.
• An Ultimate Graphics Powerhouse: Play the latest 3D games, Multimedia production, Video editing, 3D design.
• Powerful Commercial Applications: Factory testing machine, Bank ATM system, Gaming equipment, Vending machine, Security system.
• At the Office: Meeting room device, Workstation, Studio, Freelance office space.
• Simpler and Smarter Digital Life: Shopping mall signboard, Split-flap display, Scoreboard system, Indoor / Outdoor LED Display.
Please note: This product is a barebone kit. RAM Memory, Storage Drive & Operating System are not included but available separately. These are required to complete this kit in order to make a full system. Features • Features Latest Intel® 7th generation Core Processors.
• Ultra compact PC design at only 0.6L (46.8 x 112.6 x 119.4mm).
• Supports 2.5″ HDD/SSD, 7.0/9.5 mm thick (1 x 6 Gbps SATA 3).
• 1x M.2 SSD (2280) slot.
• 2x SO-DIMM DDR4 slot (2133 MHz).
• Intel® IEEE 802.11 ac ,Dual Band Wi-Fi & Bluetooth 4.2 NGFF M.2 card.
• Intel® HD Graphics 620.
• 2x USB3.1 (1* USB Type-C™).
• 2x USB 3.0.
• HDMI 2.0.
• HDMI plus Mini DisplayPort Outputs (Supports dual displays).
• Intel Gigabit LAN.
• Headphone/Microphone Jack.
• VESA mounting Bracket (75 x 75mm + 100 x 100mm).
|CPU Type||Intel Core i5|
|No. of Threads||4|
|Clock Speed||2.5 GHz|
|Burst Frequency||3.1 GHz|
|CPU Socket||Integrated CPU|
|Motherboard Form Factor|
|Memory Type||DDR4 SO-DIMM|
|Memory Capacity Included||N/A|
|Memory Type (ECC)||Non-ECC|
|Memory Type (R/U)||UDIMM (Unbuffered)|
|Memory Speed (Mhz)||DDR4 – 2133|
|Max. Memory Capacity||32GB (2x16GB)|
|Processor/Motherboard Graphics Chip||Intel HD Graphics 620|
|Discrete GPU Chipset|
|GPU Manufacturing Process|
|GPU Cores/Streams/Execution Units|
|GPU Tensor Cores||N/A|
|Base GPU Speed||300 MHz|
|Max. GPU Speed||1000 MHz|
|GPU Memory Size|
|GPU Memory Type|
|GPU Memory Clock|
|GPU Memory Bus|
|Discrete GPU Cooler|
|Max. GPU Resolution||4096×2304 (4K)|
|SATA||SATA3 / M.2|
|Storage Drive Included||No|
|Storage Drive Type|
|Storage Drive Capacity||N/A|
|Drive Bays||1 x 2.5″ Internal (up to 9.5mm thickness)|
|RAID Support||Not Supported|
|Internal I/O||1 x SATA III – 6Gb/s|
|Network Interface Type|
|Keyboard / Mouse Included||No|
|Remote Control Included||No|
|PSU Wattage||65 W|
|PSU Efficiency Rating|
|Operating System Included||No|
|Operating System||O/S Not Included – Please Buy Separately|
|Dimensions||112.6 x 46.8 x 119.4 (mm WxHxD)|