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Zotac ZBOX ID81 PLUS Desktop Barebone System

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Experience the power of Intels Sandy Bridge architecture in a compact form factor with the ZOTAC ZBOX ID81 Plus mini-PC. Powered by an Intel Celeron Processor 857, the ZOTAC ZBOX ID81 Plus takes CPU performance to the next level with desktop-class processing power that sips miniscule amounts of energy.Integrated Intel graphics enable the ZOTAC ZBOX ID81 Plus mini-PC to simultaneously drive dual independent displays via HDMI and DVI for superior productivity capabilities from the mini-PC. Space for a 2.5-inch hard drive and 2 204-pin DDR3-1333 SO-DIMM slots enables users to customize the internals of the ZOTAC ZBOX ID81 Plus to their own needs a 320GB hard drive and 2GB of DDR3 is included - while USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports and a 6-in-1 memory card reader (SD/SDHC/MS/MS Pro/xD/MMC) provide greater external expansion capabilities for perfect energy-efficient computing.


Product Information
Mfr Part#
Case Type
Case Type
All-In-One Form Factor
Case Color
Form Factor
North Bridge Chipset
Intel HM65 Express
Processor Brand Supported
Included Processor
Intel Celeron 857 1.2 GHz Dual-Core
Level 2 Cache
Socket Type
CPU Type
Intel Celeron Dual Core
CPU Main Features
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel 64
Idle States
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
RAM Installed
2048MB DDR3-1333 RAM
Maximum RAM Supported
Upgradeable to 16GB
Memory Slots Available
(2) 204-pin SODIMM Slots
Total Memory
Memory Type
Memory Speed
Form Factor
(0) 204-pin SODIMM Slot
Memory Slots
Memory Slots (Available)
Memory Technology Supported
Hard Drive
Hard Drive
320GB 2.5" SATA Hard Drive
HD Capacity
HD Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
5,400 RPM
Drive Controllers
Serial ATA Drive Controller
(1) SATA connector
Video Card
Intel HD Graphics
Sound Card
High Definition Audio Chipset
Sound Output Mode
Audio Channels
10/100/1000 Gigabit Network; 802.11b/g/n Wireless
10/100/1000 Mbps
Expansion Bays
Internal 2.5" Bays (Total)
Ports & Connectors
Case Ports & Connectors
(1) 6-in-1 Memory card reader, Headphone/Audio out jack, (1) Microphone jack, (1) WiFi antenna connector, (2) USB 3.0 ports, (2) USB 2.0 ports, (1) HDMI Port, (1) DVI Port, (1) 10/100/1000 Ethernet (RJ-45), (1) Digital S/PDIF output, (1) Power connector
Power Supply
AC Adapter
Power Connectors
(1) External Power / AC Adaptor jack
Physical Specifications
Case Dimensions (WxDxH)
7.4x x 1.7" x 7.4"
1 Year
1 Year
What's in the Box
What's in the Box
ZOTAC ZBOX ID81, Power brick & cable, VESA monitor mount (w/4 screws), Stand, WiFI antenna, Media Remote w/ USB IR receiver

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Vendor Warranty:

  • Parts: 1 Year
  • Labor: 1 Year

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