We have got news that ACEPC will launch its ACEPC CK2 (with Core i3 or i5 CPU) and ACEPC GK2 (with Gemini Lake J4105 CPU) soon, which has a similar shape as HP Z2 Mini G3 Workstation. But of course, ACEPC has several changes in shape.
Check ACEPC CK2 (or ACEPC AK2):
Also check: ACEPC AK1 vs HP Elite Slice
- Windows 7 Professional 64 (available through downgrade rights from Windows 10 Pro 64)
- 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor
- 8 GB memory; 1 TB HDD storage
- Intel® HD Graphics 530
From the info above (from HP official website), we know that HP Z2 Mini G3 Workstation comes with Intel® Core™ i5 CPU and Windows 10 OS. ACEPC claims that their ACEPC CK1 has same hardware configuration.
HP Z2 Mini G3 Workstation is positioned as a revolutionary mini PC for CAD that delivers breakthrough power and versatility in a small, elegant design. Made by and for design professionals, the Z2 Mini gives users both performance and reliability for the best CAD experience. Accordingly, it is equipped with 8 GB memory and 1 TB HDD storage.
ACEPC says their ACEPC CK2 has a minimum 4 GB memory, probably 6GB or 8GB RAM as a main setting. Moreover, the same housing can be equiped with Intel Apollo J3455 CPU as ACEPC AK1, so the model number is called ACEPC AK2. The busienss is ready to do OEM orders for wholesale buyers also. ODM is also welcome.
To be simple:
ACEPC AK1: Intel Celeron J3455
ACEPC GK2: Intel Gemini Lake J4105 (same housing as CK2 below)
ACEPC CK2: Intel Core i3 or i5 CPU (same housing as GK2 above)
We will keep an eye on it and report later.
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