Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Sapphire EDGE-HD2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the reliability and usability. The design and size also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the value for money.

size, design, usability, reliability

value for money

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Sapphire EDGE-HD2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 21 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 9 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 9 of 9 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (12)

Consumer review by: review summary for Sapphire EDGE-HD2


alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Sapphire EDGE-HD2 from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktop Computers on

0% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Sapphire 4H000-02-40G Edge HD2 Mini PC (Intel Atom 1.8GHz Dual Core Processor, RAM 2GB, HDD 320GB)

Expert review by:

Sapphire Edge HD2 Mini PC Unboxing (Intel Atom Based)


Sapphire Edge HD2 Mini PC Unboxing (Intel Atom Based)

Expert review by:

Sapphire Edge HD2 Mini PC


As technology grows and CPUs become smaller the applications for a Mini-PC grow. ?From media streaming around a network to a simple PC solution, Mini PCs are popping up everywhere. ?A couple large problems with current Mini PCs are trying to balance...

After removing the Edge HD2 from all of its foam I felt honored to lay my hands on the sleek rubberized exterior.? The Edge HD2 feels solid and rigid.? I notice fan vents on the top and bottom of the case and the power and HDD indicator on one side.?...



Expert review by:

Sapphire Edge-HD2 Mini PC


Wonderfully tiny PC suitable for daily essential tasks.

As multimedia technologies and uses become more prolific and part of our daily lives, consumers are looking for products that fill more than one role. Historically, small motherboards with integrated chips and graphics have typically been poor...

Expert review by:

Sapphire Mini PC Edge-HD


The Mini PC is well-named, the machine barely occupies any desk space. It is easily the slimmest Atom machine we've tested and weighing 530g, it is one of the lightest too

An ultra-compact nettop that packs enough firepower to tackle everyday apps and games.

Expert review by:

Sapphire Edge HD2 Mini PC Review


Small and almost perfectly formed, but needs Bluetooth and digital audio to be the perfect mini media centre

Despite many recent headlines, we’re not quite in a post PC world yet. If you’ve built up a sizeable library of movie files over the last decade or so, there's still no easier way to play back arcane

Expert review by:

Sapphire Edge HD2 review


There's not much to choose between all the tiny and power-efficient nettops on the market, but Sapphire's Edge-HD2 is smaller and much better-looking than most. We weren't blown away by its predecessor, the Sapphire Edge-HD Mini PC largely because of...

It's a stylish and compact nettop, but Windows 7 Ultimate just makes it too expensive


Expert review by:

Sapphire Edge HD2 Mini PC (Nettop)


Sometimes good products only need small tweaks to make them excellent ones...

Ultra Compact Size ; Smooth Full HD 1080p video playback ; Comprehensive Connectivity

Updated Atom CPU still slow ; Price with Windows Pre-installed Overly Expensive ; Cheaper edition requires knowledge to setup

In releasing the HD2 so quickly after the HD, Sapphire has managed to tweak a number of issues which affected its predecessor and create a top notch and wonderfully compact media centre PC. There is plenty of connectivity and enough graphical prowess...

Product Specifications


DVD Writer: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: No


Bluetooth: No
TV Output: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes


Aspect Ratio:Not Applicable
True Resolution:Not Applicable

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:Not Applicable
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:DOS / NO OS
Product Type:NETTOP


Brand of Graphic Chip:nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):ION NEXT GEN.
GPU TYPE:Dedicated GPU / OnBoard Graphic
OnBoard Graphic Chip:Dedicated GPU


Chipset Brand:Intel / Intel® / Unknown
Chipset Type:NM10 / Unknown
Hyper Threading: Yes
Processor Brand:Intel / Intel ®
Processor Number:ATOM D525