MintBox 2 is built upon Intense PC platform and is optimized to provide the best out-of-the-box Linux Mint experience. Incorporating Intel® Core™ i5-3337U Processor up to 2.70 GHz results in over 4 times the performance of the previous generation MintBox. Additional features include 4 GB RAM upgradable up to 16 GB, dual Gbit Ethernet + 150Mbps WLAN, dual-head full HD display and 7.1 channels digital audio. Storage options beyond the upgradable 500 GB hard disk consist of mSATA socket, 2 eSATA ports and 2 USB 3.0 ports. I/O includes 6 additional USB ports, RS232 and a second mini PCIe socket.
MintBox 2 is pre-installed with the latest Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon and is guaranteed to support future releases. Compulab provides 5 year warranty for MintBox 2. The hard-disk, which is the only moving part in the system, is guaranteed for 2 years.
Compulab partnership with Linux Mint
MintBox 2 is the result of a close partnership between Compulab and Linux Mint which started in 2012 with the introduction of the first MintBox. Compulab and the Linux Mint team worked together on the product definition. 5% of the MintBox 2 price is funding the Linux Mint project.