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AVA Direct Mini PC Shuttle XPC SZ68R5 Socket 1155

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The Mini PC Shuttle XPC series from AVA Direct offers space-friendly cube sizing and format for convenient use. Shuttle model SZ68R5 is built on a SFF Mini PC barebone, with either an Intel Core i7, Core i5 or Core i3 sandy bridge socket 1155 processors, and the Intel Z68 chipset. The model has up to 32GB DDR3-1333 dual-channel memory, a selection of PCI Express x16 graphics cards, and up to 2 SATA 6 Gb/s hard drives or SSD drives. It also includes a selection of CD, DVD, DVD-RW, Blu-Ray optical drives, with onboard 7.1 channel high-definition audio, Gigabit LAN, 4x USB 3.0 ports, HDMI port, and a selection of Windows or Red Hat, Fedora, CentOS, Debian Linux operating systems. 

Features List:

  • Shuttle XPC SZ68R5 SFF Mini PC barebone
  • Intel® Core™ i7, Core™ i5 or Core™ i3 sandy bridge socket 1155 processors
  • Intel® Z68 chipset
  • Up to 32GB DDR3-1333 dual-channel memory
  • Selection of PCI Express x16 graphics cards
  • Up to 2 SATA 6 Gb/s hard drives or SSD drives
  • Selection of CD, DVD, DVD-RW, Blu-Ray optical drives
  • Onboard 7.1 channel high-definition audio, Gigabit LAN, 4x USB 3.0 ports, HDMI port, eSATA port, 500W PSU
  • Selection of Windows or Red Hat, Fedora, CentOS, Debian Linux operating systems