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Zotac ZBOX ID83 Plus

Zotac ZBOX ID83 Plus
alaScore 87

13 reviews

Jun, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Zotac ZBOX ID83 Plus. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Desktops for all reviews. Reviews about the price and size are on the whole positive. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably.

usability, design, size, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Zotac ZBOX ID83 Plus is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Zotac ZBOX ID83 Plus

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Zotac ZBOX ID83 Plus from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Desktops on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Zotac Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz HM76 4GB DDR3 500GB HDD with Wi-Fi A&V&GbE Mini PC Barebone System ZBOX-ID83-PLUS-UZotac Intel Core i3-3120M 2.5GHz HM76 4GB DDR3 500GB HDD with Wi-Fi A&V&GbE Mini PC Barebone System ZBOX-ID83-PLUS-U

Jun, 2017

Expert review by: Ahmer Kazi (pcmag.com)

Zotac Zbox ID83 Plus

 

The Zotac Zbox ID83 Plus desktop has the chops to go beyond its intended media consumption purposes, thanks to its Intel "Ivy Bridge" processor, generous port selection, and support for dual-display output. These help overshadow some of its...

Compact chassis. Generous port selection. Supports dual-display output. Comes with stand and wall-mount. Media remote control included. No bloatware

No operating system. No bundled peripherals. Limited space for expansion

The Zotac Zbox ID83 Plus ($472.99 list) is a reasonably priced small-form-factor desktop that packs a decent punch into its compact chassis. With a third-generation Intel "Ivy Bridge" processor, generous port selection, and support for dual-display...

Mar, 2013

Expert review by: William Van Winkle (computershopper.com)

Zotac Zbox ID83 Plus Review and Ratings

 

This supercompact, low-power PC is strong on general performance and value, while unavoidably mediocre on graphics power. For home entertainment, Web, and productivity use, it's a great choice if you're willing to supply your own OS and peripherals.

Fluid video playback ; Small, attractive design ; Lots of I/O ports, including USB 3.0 ; Support for dual display output ; Low power draw ; Quiet under load

Slow hard drive (in Plus model) ; Limited graphics performance ; Price doesn't include OS

The idea of nettops was sound. In a world that relies increasingly on cloud-based apps, you just don’t need a lot of power in the local box on your desk...sometimes. But it’s those times when you need to transcode a video for your phone or play a game...

Jan, 2013

tbreak - EDITORS CHOICE

Expert review by: Nick Rego (tbreak.com)

ZOTAC ZBOX ID83 Plus Review

 

The ZBOX is all grown up.

Better processor and graphics, quiet operation, stays faithful to current design

Slightly higher power consumption

With the ZBOX ID83, ZOTAC have certainly upped their game in the mini-PC market. The improved Intel processor makes the ID83 a great and compact desktop replacement for most office or home tasks, and even the odd videogame or basic Photoshop. If you’ve...

Jan, 2013

HARDWAREHEAVEN - RECOMMENDED

Expert review by: Stuart_Davidson (hardwareheaven.com)

ZOTAC ZBOX ID83 Plus Mini-PC Review

 

For some time now we have seem manufacturers such as Sapphire, Dell and ASRock attempting to build mini-PCs which pack in as much performance as possible to as small a chassis as they can. This has resulted in some rather interesting little boxes and...

For some time now we have seem manufacturers such as Sapphire, Dell and ASRock attempting to build mini-PCs which pack in as much performance as possible to as small a chassis as they can. This has resulted in some rather interesting little boxes and...

Jan, 2013

Product Specifications

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Processor

Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-3100 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x): Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor ARK ID:71465
Processor package size:37.5