Pros

  • Plenty of free space inside for upgrades
  • Category-leading speed

Cons

  • Poor storage capacity

At A Glance

Sandy Bridge arrives on our mainstream-PC chart with a flourish as Micro Express’s MicroFlex 25B mops the floor with the competition--for now.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.microexpress.net

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Intel Core i5
Processor speed 4.4 MHz
Cache size 6.144 KB
Processor count 1
Graphics
Graphics Type Discrete
Secondary Graphics Chipset ATI Radeon HD
Number of Graphic Cards included 1.0
Video Bus PCI Express
Storage
Drive size 300.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 10000.0 RPM
Other storage
  • CompactFlash
  • Memory Stick
  • SD Card
  • SD/MMC Card
  • SDHC Card
  • SDXC Card
  • xD-Picture Card
Drive type Hard Disk Drive
Ports and Connections
MultiMedia Card (MMC) or MultiMediaCard (MMC) Yes
SDXC Card or Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC) 1.0
Available Interfaces
  • HDMI
  • Video - 24 pin DVI-D
  • eSATA
Ethernet Type Ethernet (10/100/1000 Mbps)
SDHC Card or Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) 1.0
SD/MMC Card 1.0
Memory
Memory size 4096.0 MB
Memory type DDR3
Memory speed 1600.0 MHz
Storage Media
SD card Yes
XD picture card 1
Memory stick Memory Stick
Compact flash Yes
Included Software
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Case
Chassis style Tower (Midsize)