MINISFORUM announce EliteMini X500 with AMD Ryzen 7 5700G APU

Published: Sep 6th 2021, 09:33 GMT   Comments

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MINISFORUM Announce Ryzen 7 5700G MiniPC X500 Today

MINISFORUM today announced their EliteMini X500, which is the upgraded version of their X400 mini PC, to provide ultimate performance and work flexibility with AMD Ryzen7 5700G processor and Radeon™ Graphics. X500 is a multi-purpose mini computer designed for use in a variety of solutions, such as a home office, media centre/HTPC, printer management PC, digital signage, or mass-deployment enterprise IT solution.

The 65W eight-core 16-thread Ryzen 7 5700G comes with a 3.8 GHz base and a 4.6 GHz boost clock, 16MB of L3 cache, and eight Radeon RX Vega CUs that operate at 2.0 GHz. As with all Zen 3 processors, the Ryzen 5000G chips step up from DDR4-2933 to DDR4-3200 interface, which will help boost gaming performance with the integrated GPU.

With an Intel AX200 Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1 adapter preinstalled, this tiny PC also provides various interfaces including 1 HDMI, 1 display ports, 1 LINE IN, 2 RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet port, 4 USB 3.1 Gen2 ports, 1 Clear CMOS and 1 Mic IN. As Windows 11 is not released yet, this PC will comes with Windows 10 pro pre-installed. But it is also compatible to upgrade to Windows 11.

Weights only 980g, It is 62mm tall, 154mm long and 153mm wide. The X500 mini computer supports twin 4K displays, one via HDMI, the other via Displayport, enabling increased productivity. For storage, the X500 provides 2 options. Initially fitted with a lightning fast M.2 2280 PCI-e NVMe SSD, but you can further expand your storage with an 2.5-inch HDD/SSD, and even a microSD card.

X500 product page will be launched at September 3rd, 2021

Prices after discount and configurations:

  • 16+512: $859
  • 32+512: $959
  • 64+512: $1069

Comparison between AMD Ryzen 7 5700G and Ryzen 9 5900HX in Minisforum MiniPCs

Minisforum X500 vs HX90 with AMD Cezanne APUs
SpecificationsAMD Ryzen 7 5700GAMD Ryzen 9 5900HX
Core µArchZen3Zen3
GPU µArchVegaVega
Base Clock3.8 GHz3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock4.6 GHz4.6 GHz
GPU Compute Units88
Max GPU Clock2.0 GHz2.1 GHz
Minisforum SystemX500HX90
System Memory16GB DDR4-320016GB DDR4-3200
Performance ResultsAMD Ryzen 7 5700GAMD Ryzen 9 5900HX5700G/5900HX
Geekbench 5 OpenCL165221690898%
Geekbench 5 Vulkan1871018642100%
Geekbench 5 Single-Core15261530100%
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core79387568105%
Cinebench R23 Single-Core14671463100%
Cinebench R23 Multi-Core124561267498%
Cinebench R15 Multi-Core2151224796%
PC Mark 1062316262100%
3DMark 11 (Graphics)6089632196%
PassMark 10 Overall Score5711.75577.6102%


MINISFORUM EliteMini X500-5700G
ProcessorAMD Ryzen™ 7 5700G , 8 Cores/16 Threads
(Total L2 Cache 4MB , Total L3 Cache 16MB , Base Clock 3.8 GHz , up to 4.6 GHz)
GPURadeon™ Graphics (Graphics Frequency 2000 MHz)
MemoryDDR4 8GB×2 Dual channel (SODIMM Slots×2)
StorageM.2 2280 512GB PCIe SSD (PCIe 4X supported , up to 2TB)
Storage Expansion1×M.2 2242 SATA SSD Slot (up to 2TB , SATA 3.0 6.0Gb/s)
1×2.5 inch SATA HDD Slot (SATA 3.0 6.0Gb/s)
1×TF Card Slot (up to 128GB)
Wireless ConnectivityM.2 2230 WIFI Support (Dual-Band Wi-Fi,BlueTooth)
Video Output① HDMI(4K@60Hz),② DisplayPort(4K@60Hz)
Audio OutputHDMI , DisplayPort , 3.5mm Audio Jack , HP OUT
Peripherals InterfaceRJ45 Gigabit Ethernet Port×2 , USB3.1 Port×4 (Gen2) , TF Card×1 , MIC×1
PowerDC 19V (adapter included)
SystemWindows 10 Pro
Launch Date21-Nov

Learn more here.

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