New Windows PC Stick (m-Stick) with built-in fan from Japan’s Mouse Computer
Another day and another HDMI Stick, but it stands out from the existing Windows PC Stick such as, for example MeegoPad T01, because it has a built-in fan.
This solution is introduced Japan’s Mouse Computer.The company has developed a PC-on-a-stick called m-Stick (model name: MS-PS01F) that has a tiny fan inside the case.
The Mouse Computer m-Stick (model name: MS-PS01F) will be available by the end of April for ¥ 20,800, or about $175 including tax and shipping.
Let’s look at the specification m-Stick. Mouse Computer m-Stick features an Intel Atom Z3735F quad-core Bay Trail processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of eMMC storage, and Windows 8.1 with Bing 32-bit software. It has a microSD card slot, a USB 2.0 port, and an HDMI connector as well as a micro USB port for power. The device supports 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0. The m-Stick measures 4.9″ x 1.5″ x 0.6″ and weighs about 2 ounces.The m-Stick measures 4.9″ x 1.5″ x 0.6″ and weighs about 2 ounces.
There’s a growing number of devices with nearly identical specs, but this is one with built-in fan. That’ll probably make it a bit noisier than the competition, but it should also run at a cooler temperature and more stable.