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MSI Launches an Embedded Tiger Lake Thin-ITX Board

Source: https://www.tomshardware.com/news/tiger-lake-mini-itx-motherboard-msi Product page: https://www.msi.com/Motherboard/PRO-HM570TI-B-I526/ One of our favourite form factors is Thin-ITX, a slimmed down version of M-ITX, more aimed at prebuilts and All-in-One PCs. However, these boards offer a world of possibility in our pursuit of small. MSI has just launched the PRO-HM570TI-B-I526, a Thin-ITX board with an embedded Intel Tiger Lake i5-11260H. This processor is a 6c12t with a max boost of 4.4 GHz. Depending on your TDP setting in BIOS, the CPU can run at a base clock of 2.1GHz at 35w or 2.4GHz at 45w. A pair of DDR4 SODIMMs are supported, with a maximum …
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Impactics DMono is a Passive Thin-ITX Chassis

Breathing life back into the Thin-ITX form factor is the Impactics DMono, designed for Gigabyte variants of Thin-ITX. This appears to be your typical Mac-Mini inspired Thin-ITX chassis, but with one twist – there are no fans! Built from a CNC aluminium baseplate and a 5mm thick extrusion for the sides, front and back, and supports 35W Intel 115x processors. The whole shebang weights in a 2.65 KG, not unexpected considering the sheer mass needed to absorb the wattage of the CPU. There are four variants, being a black and silver variant, and subvariants of these two which change the location …