Beelink U57 Mini PC is an upgraded version of the Beelink U55 Mini PC, is powered by the Intel Core i5-5257U, a processor with a time behind it but valid for desktop use. Beelink is a relatively well-known Chinese manufacturer of Android TV boxes and mini PCs. While the Mini PCs have been relying on rather weak hardware for a long time. Beelink recently introduced more powerful devices. Mini PC is the perfect device for home computers, offices, and even media centers.
Beelink U57 is a compact device. The body is made of matte grey plastic. The front panel contains a microphone hole, USB Type-C port, two USB 3.0 ports, a power indicator, and a red power button. These ports are used for connecting the mini PC to monitor. The distance between them allows you to use all the ports simultaneously, even with wide drives, cables, or USB devices.
Compact but powerful, the Beelink U57 is ideal to place in any corner and even behind the monitor. We find an upgrade of the processor that jumps from the Intel Core i3-5005U to the Intel Core i5-5257U. A processor with a time behind it but valid for desktop use. A mini PC with a compact design ideal to put it in any corner and even behind the monitor, it also allows us to easily increase its storage with M.2 or HDD 2.5 inch units.
The Beelink U57 mini PC includes an Intel Core i5-5257U processor made of 14nm with 2 cores. And 4 wires with a basic speed of 2.7GHz and a turbo mode that goes up to 3.1GHz. In the graphics section, we have an Intel Iris 6100 GPU much more powerful than the classic Intel HD Graphics. This computer is cooled by an internal fan. The RAM base memory is 8GB DDR3L and includes a 128/256/512GB SSD M.2 and we also have the option to expand it thanks to its SATA3 port with a 2.5? disk drive, these two disk drives can coexist without problems.
The new Beelink U57 includes WiFi AC and Bluetooth 4.0 in the wireless connectivity section. Regarding connectors, we have a good set with 2 USB 2.0 ports, another 2 USB 3.0, Gigabit network port, 3.5mm audio jack, two HDMI 1.4 video outputs, microSD card reader, and a USB Type-C connector on the front.