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

Matthew DeCarlo

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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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PC nerd

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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.

PC nerd

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

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.