ZOTAC International recently launched the MAGNUS ERX480, the world’s first AMD powered Mini PC equipped with the Radeon RX480. The new MAGNUS is designed for gaming and entertainment and hosts power that surpasses the requirements for experiencing virtual reality gaming. The MAGNUS is an ideal solution for both high-end gaming, premium entertainment, and much more.
“The Radeon RX480 with Polaris Architecture changes the gaming hardware dynamic with an effective cost-performance combination. We’re excited to partner with ZOTAC, a well-established gaming mini PC manufacturer, to bring together the world’s first and most powerful AMD based gaming Mini PC equipped with the Radeon RX480”, said Spender Pan, AMD Corporate VP and President of Greater China.
The MAGNUS ERX480 is VR ready and it can also do more with newer standards, sporting native 4K output at 60Hz and comes with DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 2.0, not to mention quad display support which comes standard to provide a multiscreen experience. Powerful Async shaders and new geometry capabilities enable unique support for DirectX 12 and Vulkan. If that’s not enough, the MAGNUS comes with an Intel 6th generation Skylake processor together with DDR4 memory support to pull out the potential of the RX480 and generate the performance needed to play even the latest games with intricate details and silky smooth frame rates.
The MAGNUS series continue to provide a premium computing experience by taking care of the details. It comes equipped with both USB 3.1 Type-C and USB 3.1 Type-A port for speed and convenience. 802.11ac WiFi connection and dual Gigabit LAN support also comes standard. The MAGNUS measures at 8.27 x 7.99 x 2.45 inches, and is one of the smallest VR Ready systems available. Plus a matte black finish compliments the power and whisper quiet performance of the MAGNUS ERX480. The PLUS version of the ERX480 comes with a 120GB M.2 SATA SSD, 1TB of SAT HDD and 8GB of DDR4 RAM. Whereas the Windows 10 version comes with everything the PLUS has with the addition of the Windows 10 Home 64-bit OS.