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The cheapest AMD Ryzen 7 desktop PC right now even comes with Windows 10 Pro

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What is it? The Minisforum UM700 is a very small computer powered by an AMD Ryzen 7 processor.

What makes it special? The Ryzen 7 CPU is seriously powerful and the whole system is extremely well-balanced. It will also appeal to businesses as it comes with Windows 10 Pro, rather than Windows 10 Home.

Why should I buy it? We have yet to find anything that that comes close to it in terms of features. If you can prove us wrong, let us know via Twitter

How much does it cost? This deal is available from Banggood for $499.99 (about £372/AU$672) until January 31, 2021, when you use code BGDec09, which applies to the HK Warehouse. That's an extra $59.01 off the current sale price of $559 and gets you almost 15% off its suggested retail price overall.

$499.99 at Banggood
Cheapest price

Minisforum UM700 Ryzen 7 mini PC: $585.30 $499.99 at Banggood
Save $85 by using the exclusive code BGDec09 at checkout (for the HK warehouse). The UM700 is an outstanding mini PC that delivers superb value for money thanks to the Ryzen 7 that powers it. This offer ends on January 31, 2021.

What else should we know? The rest of the specs are surprisingly solid. It pairs 8GB of RAM with 256GB onboard storage and there's two Gigabit Ethernet ports, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, support for three 4K monitors and one extra 2.5-inch storage device. 

Any cons? None per se, but be aware that Intel PCs are now far, far more competitive. The Intel Core i3-10100, for example, is faster than the Ryzen 3750H and powers a lot of systems costing less than $400.

Have you reviewed it? Not yet, but we've reviewed the Minisforum Elite Mini H31G.

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Bear in mind

  • If this product ships from mainland China, it will take a month to reach either the UK or US (and potentially more). You may be levied an additional tax, either directly or through the courier.
  • If you've managed to get hold of a cheaper product with equivalent specifications, in stock and brand new, let us know and we'll tip our hat to you.
Desire Athow

Managing Editor, TechRadar Pro

Désiré has been musing and writing about technology during a career spanning four decades. He dabbled in website building and web hosting when DHTML and frames were en vogue and started writing about the impact of technology on society just before the start of the Y2K hysteria at the turn of the last millennium. Then followed a weekly tech column in a local business magazine in Mauritius, a late night tech radio programme called Clicplus and a freelancing gig at the now-defunct, Theinquirer, with the legendary Mike Magee as mentor. Following an eight-year stint at ITProPortal.com where he discovered the joys of global techfests, Désiré now heads up TechRadar Pro. He has an affinity for anything hardware and staunchly refuses to stop writing reviews of obscure products or cover niche B2B software-as-a-service providers.