GMK Nucbox Thin Client Mini PC
The GMK NucBox Thin client is a new and exciting offering from the makers of GMK. It is a small form factor computer that is designed to be a replacement for your standard desktop PC. The device is a Linux based operating system that offers you the benefits of a full-fledged personal computer with the portability that is needed to meet the needs of today’s business professional and the consumer at home. This review will discuss the pros and cons of the mini PC.
The biggest benefit offered by the GMK NucBox Thin is the availability of a Linux operating system. You are able to use the device as if it were a desktop PC. All of the standard functionality of a full-fledged laptop can be accessed, such as, word processing, listening to music, watching movies, running applications and connecting to the Internet. Some of the functions that you will not be able to do on a mini PC include viewing videos, streaming media and connecting to wireless networks. The mini PC is only capable of running a handful of applications at any given time. For users that need a lot of functionality the device may be the perfect solution.
The other benefit offered by the Nuc Box is the support provided for the Linux operating system. The device is specifically designed to be very easy to use even for a person that does not have a lot of technical experience. The software bundle that comes with the Nuc Box has been designed to make starting the device very simple. Many applications that are included in the package are very user friendly. This means that even a person that does not have a great deal of experience using Linux will find that they can easily navigate through the desktop interface and begin working.
The Nuc Box mini PC comes with a powerful processor and a large amount of memory. The processor speeds have been optimized so that they will run the most applications that you might want to use. The devices also feature a high speed optical disc burner. This is an important function for people that need to create DVDs to store their favorite pictures and files. It is recommended that you use an operating system that supports the function.
There is also software included that allows you to export files in several formats such as Microsoft Office. This software is highly useful if you have a lot of photographs that you would like to send to family or friends overseas. Many of the applications are intuitive and can be operated using a mouse or a touch screen.
You can connect the Nuc Box mini PC to a computer or network via a USB cable. This makes it possible to share information between the device and the host computer. You can also upload images to the device and edit them using the standard software that is included.
The device also features built in Wi-Fi that allows you to connect to the internet anywhere in the world. A USB cable is used to connect the device to your computer. The software comes with a user guide that walks you through the simple set up process. It does not require any kind of downloads or programs to run. Just plug the device into the USB port of your computer and the software will install.
The GMK Nucbox Thin Client mini PC is extremely easy to use. If you are planning to purchase this device, you will find that there are many different colors and models available. It is recommended that you choose the one that has the highest quality optical drive available. Once you have this item in your home, you will wonder how you lived without it before!