Epox s EPoX eX5 Mini Me Review

Today, we have in our test labs the eX5 Mini Me. “The Mini what?!”, you may ask. (Does Austin Powers pop into your mind?) The Mini Me is Epox’s new SFF PC. How does Epox’s first foray into the SFF market compare to similar offerings from Shuttle, Aopen and Soldam? Let’s find out…

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Today, we have in our test labs the eX5 Mini Me. “The Mini what?!”, you may
ask. (Does Austin Powers pop into your mind?) The Mini Me is Epox’s new SFF PC.
How does Epox’s first foray into the SFF market compare to similar offerings
from Shuttle, Aopen and Soldam? Let’s find out…

Specifications

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  • EPoX eX5 Mini Me
  • CPU Support -Intel 478-pin Pentium 4/Celeron with 400/533/800fsb
    HyperThreading Support
  • Chipsets -Intel 865G / ICH5
  • Memory -2 x 184-pin 266/333/400 dual channel DDR dimm slots up to 2GB
  • Video Onboard Intel Extreme Graphics 2
  • Audio Realtek ALC655 AC97 5.1 Channel Audio Controller
  • LAN Realtek 8101L 10/100 Ethernet
  • PSU 200W 100/240V AC
  • Dimensions 300mm(L) x 200mm(W) x 180mm(H)
  • Extension bays One 5.25” bay
  • Two 3.5” bays
  • Cooling fan One 80mm fan (PSU exhaust)
  • Parallel ATA Two UDMA-100 Dual Channel PATA Ports
  • Serial ATA Two UDMA-150 SATA Ports
  • PCI 1 x 33MHz slot
  • AGP 1 x AGP v3.0 1.5V 4X/8X slot
  • Front Panel Connections 2 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x Firewire 1394a (6-Pin)
  • 1 x Mic In
  • 1 x Headphone Out
  • 1 x Power Button
  • 1 x PS/2 Mouse
  • 1 x PS/2 Keyboard
  • 1 x LCM Display Panel
  • Back Panel Connections 1 x VGA
  • 4 x USB 2.0
  • 1 x Firewire 1394a (6-Pin)
  • 1 x Audio Front Out
  • 1 x Audio Rear Out
  • 1 x Audio Center/Bass Out
  • 1 x RJ45 LAN
  • 1 x Serial Port (9-pin)
  • 1 x COM Port
  • 1 x SPDIF Coaxial output
  • 1 x SPDIF Optical output

Package Content :

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  • 1 x 3G-Tek cooling kit
  • 1 x HDD IDE cable
  • 1 x SATA cable
  • 1 x SATA power cable
  • 1 x power cord
  • 1 x motherboard manual
  • 1 x installation manual
  • 1 x driver cd
  • Screws
  • Cable ties