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Sapphire EDGE-HD4

Sapphire EDGE-HD4
alaScore 85

5 reviews

Dec, 2018

  • Negative

We have collected and analyzed 4 expert reviews and 1 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 75/100 and users rate it 80/100. The average review date is Aug 10, 2013. We have compared these reviews to 321632 reviews from other Desktops. The alaScore™ for this product is 85/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 18, 2018.

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Expert review by : Bjorn3d.com (bjorn3d.com)

Sapphire Edge HD4

 

Sapphire has long been known for its AMD graphics offerings but a little known part of their business has to do with their small form factor Edge based systems. Today we look at the Intel Celeron powered Edge HD4. Let's see what it has to offer!...

May, 2013

Expert review by : Aron Schatz (aselabs.com)

Sapphire Edge HD4 Mini PC

 

Entertainment PCs used to be all the rage. Nowadays, Android and the like are pushing into their territory. Wouldn't you rather have a real computer serving your needs? The Sapphire Edge HD4 is just that. Put whatever OS you want on it and it is good...

The Sapphire Edge HD4 is an interesting product. It not only competes with normal HTPC computers, but you can't dismiss the competition of Android powered devices. Leaving Android devices for now, the HD4 is an good choice for HTPC duties. It plays...

May, 2013

Expert review by : Robin Morris (techadvisor.co.uk)

Sapphire Edge HD4 review

 

While gamers and computer enthusiasts may require their PC to be a processing powerhouse, for most people a more modest rig will do. Business users, for instance, may require little more than a machine that can handle office applications and email. And...

The Sapphire Edge HD4 comes with a modest £300 price tag, although this doesn't look quite so cheap if you want Windows, which adds at least another £70 to the price. Various options exist with Linux, arguably better suited and at zero cost. It looks...

Feb, 2013

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Expert review by : Zardon (kitguru.net)

Sapphire EDGE HD4 Mini PC Review

 

Today we are looking at the Sapphire Edge HD4 Mini PC, the latest in their Edge lineup which features an Intel Celeron processor. We reviewed the EDGE HD3 in February 2012, powered by the AMD E450 and the EDGE VS8 in December 2012, powered by the AMD...

Extremely small ; tiny power drain at the wall ; Good build quality ; Supports XP, Vista, 7 and 8 OS

5,400 rpm 2.5 inch HDD is painfully slow ; Need to install the operating system and drivers, which includes bios boot changes. Newbies might find this too complex ; Not ideal for gaming ; budget extra for the operating system

Kitguru says: A very practical PC with such a tiny footprint you can hide it almost anywhere.

Feb, 2013

Product Specifications

Design

Chassis type:Nettop
Color of product:Black

Energy Management

Power supply:65
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60 / 50/60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter model: No
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:350
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):800
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16
Memory slots:2

Networking

Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type: No

Other Features

Form Factor:0,6L-sized PC

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI / AC, HDMI, HDMI-DVI
Display included: No
Drivers included: Yes
Keyboard supplied: No
Manual: Yes
Mouse included: No

Performance

Product type:Mini PC

Ports & interfaces

Combo headphone/mic port: No
DC-in jack: Yes
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

Power supply:65
Power supply input frequency:50 - 60
Power supply input voltage:100 - 240

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):11
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):21.3
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1066,1333
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM
Number of processors installed:1
PCI Express configurations:1x8, 1x16, 2x4, 2x8
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:847
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L3
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:Intel® Celeron®
Processor frequency:1.1
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:847
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Celeron Processor 800 series for Mobile
Processor socket:BGA1023
Processor threads:2
Thermal Design Power (TDP):17
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:32
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:56056
Processor package size:31
Supported instruction sets:SSE4.x
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Software

Operating system installed:FreeDOS

Storage

Card reader integrated: No
Hard Drive Capacity:320
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:320

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.6
Height:0.866
Weight:18.7
Width:5.83