Zotac intros third-gen Zbox with desktop CPU, GeForce GPU, more

By Matthew
Jan 7, 2013
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  1. Eager to partake in the madness of CES, Zotac has updated its Zbox mini-PC line with two new systems: a new third-generation design (ID42) and a revamped second-generation offering (ID83). Zotac says the former is the most drastic evolution of...

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  2. PC nerd

    PC nerd TechSpot Booster Posts: 323   +36

    GT610? Ehhh.

    Seems like a total waste of energy and space. The integrated HD on the SB Celeron is enough for normal day-to-day stuff.

    You obviously aren't going to be gaming on a GT610.
  3. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 3,427   +618

    I thought the IGP on the mid-range CPUs thwart low-end cards like 610?
  4. PC nerd

    PC nerd TechSpot Booster Posts: 323   +36

    The integrated stuff in the SB Celerons is terrible, but it's plenty for normal usage.

    The GT610 just seems pointless to me. Maybe it's to free up RAM and reduce CPU-die heat or something.
  5. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,797   +882

    I never got what the point of this has been since the first one...
  6. Ok, but can it run Crysis 2??? :))
  7. misor

    misor TechSpot Addict Posts: 988   +147

    crysis 2 runs away from it. :)


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