Desktop Systems Guide
Giada Announces Its D2308 Mini PC
Giada has launched its D2308 Mini PC.
Packed with the Intel Haswell Core i5/i7 processor and NVIDIA GTX650 graphics, the D2308 features 3 antennas for maximum signal reception and wireless throughput with a maximum speed of 450Mbps. Designed for high-end home theater users, the mini PC not only supports Ultra HD 4Kx2K content with two HDMI outputs, it also comes with a Bluray/DVD player.
Support for the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) provides extensive security with high levels of data encryption, allowing the use of D2308-based systems in various applications in IT departments of large enterprises. The system is also ideal for industrial control applications, smart traffic control systems, security and surveillance systems, commercial terminals and other similar applications which require small size, wide choice of interfaces, simplicity and reliability of use.
With a TDP reaching only 70W, it also incorporates the Intel Rapid Storage Technology, enabling enterprise solutions integrate SBA onto the chipset for reliable, cost-efficient storage.
Equipped with two SO-DIMM slots that allows for the installation of up to 16GB of DDR3-1333/1600 RAM with an additional 1GB of VRAM onboard, its motherboard also features two Mini-PCIe slots which allows for the use of extra peripherals (1 x mSATA SSD; 1 x PCIe/USB). Besides housing a Gigabit Ethernet port, the desktop system lets you install a 2.5-inch SATA drive, and comes with two USB 2.0 connectors, three USB 3.0 connectors, a 4-in-1 card reader, and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth capabilities.
Fully compatible with most operating systems, the Giada D2308 includes a Phoenix EFI BIOS with support for an ACPI interface.