The Perfect Fit for Any Space
Challenging the essence of how we define a desktop PC, GIGABYTE engineers have developed an ultra compact PC with a brushed aluminum surface chassis design. Ideal for a broad range of computing applications at home or in the office, the BRIX expounds sheer simplicity and convenience. With a broad choice of processors covering the entire performance spectrum, the BRIX sets a new standard for desktop miniaturization that makes it perfect as a discreet HTPC/multimedia hub, an ultra-low power PC for the family, an office PC or as a digital signage unit.
Intel® 8th Generation Core™ Processors
GIGABYTE BRIX supports 8th Generation Intel® Quad-core processors which feature power-efficient 15W Intel® Core i5 and i7 models. From a simple internet access point to a high end multimedia station, the GIGABYTE BRIX provides a broad range of usage scenarios and the ultimate space flexibility . Energy efficient Quad-core delivers up to 40% faster performance compared to 7th gen processors!
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
GIGABYTE BRIX offers more computing power than ever with Intel's new 14nm processors, which comes with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0. It accelerates processor and graphics performance for peak loads, automatically allowing processor cores to run faster than the rated operating frequency if they're operating below power, current, and temperature specification limits, gives users an extra burst of performance when needed. In addition, the integrated memory controller provides a direct connection between the DDR4 2400MHz memory and the processor for fast data processing.
Connecting the Future - USB Type-C™: The World's Next Universal Connector
Reversible USB Type-C™ with USB 3.1
The USB Type-C™ is a new reversible connector that is loaded with useful features such as USB 3.1 support for 10 Gb/s transfer speed.
USB 3.1 and Network Connectivity
GIGABYTE BRIX™ also includes a M.2 module offering IEEE 802.11ac Wi-Fi and the latest Bluetooth 4.2, providing connectivity for low power Bluetooth devices and peripherals, as well as allowing users to easily connect mobile devices.
Fast USB 3.1 Solution
The latest USB 3.1 offers a staggering 10Gb/s transfer speed, 2x faster than USB 3.0 and backward compatibility with existing USB devices.
SuperSpeed 4K HD Entertainment
Supporting the Newest Standards in Multimedia
GIGABYTE ensures users won’t be limited by the standards or connections on the BRIX, by including HDMI 2.0 and support for HDCP 2.2 users can rest assured that their device will be able to display content to its full potential. The BRIX supports native resolutions of 4K at 60Hz, presenting unrivaled visual clarity and stunning realism to owners of UHD displays.
Multi-display productivity with HDMI 2.0 & DisplayPort++
BRIX supports up to three independent displays through HDMI 2.0 and a DisplayPort ++ without the need for an additional graphics card. Support for three display is only possible with daisy-chain connections through Display Port++.
Graphics that Captivate
Intel® HD Graphics deliver 10% more performance than its predecessor. With the new media engine users are able to, watch, create, edit, share and game all with captivating visuals. This media engine offers HEVC 10-bit hardware acceleration which improves upon the 4K viewing and content creation performance significantly versus previous generation processors. The BRIX now has the ability to drive premium content up to 4K UHD, so users can enjoy amazing and vibrant multimedia experiences on compatible displays.
Enjoy Always Available Responsiveness with Intel® Ready Mode Technology
Now there’s no waiting to resume activity on your PC. With Intel® Ready Mode Technology, your PC resumes to fully functional in an instant. It works by providing an alternative to traditional sleep—a quiet, low power state similar to the kind used by your cell phone and tablet.
With Intel® Ready Mode Technology You Can…
Access Your Digital Files - From Anywhere, Anytime
Get remote access to your PC through applications on your phone and tablet to download photos, video, large files and more, no matter where you are.
Get Help From Your Digital Assistant Just by Asking
An always available PC complements Microsoft Windows® 10 enabled experiences Cortana*. When you need Cortana, all you have to do is say "Hey Cortana," and your digital assistant is instantly at your service.
Keep Everything Up-to-Date With Automatic Syncing
Set your Intel® Ready Mode Technology - equipped PC to sync and store photos and files across devices automatically when you arrive at home or the office. And application updates? They're automatic too, which means you'll always work with the latest versions of your favorite tools.
GIGABYTE BRIX with built-in dual array microphone can support Windows10 Cortana. Cortana is your digital agent, she'll help you get things done. The more you use Cortana, the more personalized your experience will be. To get started, type a question in the search box, or select the microphone and talk to Cortana. If you’re not sure what to say, you’ll see suggestions both on your lock screen and in Cortana home when you select the search box on the taskbar.
Bundled with a VESA bracket, the GIGABYTE BRIX™ can easily be mounted behind a monitor or HDTV, offering a simple and effective way to turn any VESA-compliant display or TV into a full-featured PC or digital signage unit.
- Features Intel® Core™ Quad core i5-8250U Processor
- Ultra compact PC design at only 0.46L (34.4 x 112.6 x 119.4mm)
- 1 x M.2 SSD (2280) slot
- 2 x SO-DIMM DDR4 slots
- Intel® IEEE 802.11ac, Dual Band Wi-Fi & Bluetooth 4.2 NGFF M.2 card
- HDMI plus Mini DisplayPort Outputs (Supports dual displays)
- 2 x USB 3.1 (1 x USB Type-C™)
- 2 x USB 3.0
- Intel Gigabit LAN
- Dual Array Microphone
- Headphone Jack
- VESA Mounting Bracket (75 x 75mm + 100 x 100mm)
Bluetooth is a proprietary open wireless technology standard for exchanging data over short distances (using short-wavelength radio transmissions in the ISM band from 2400–2480 MHz) from fixed and mobile devices, creating personal area networks (PANs) with high levels of security.
Protect Your Identity and Business
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT) protects enterprises from being penetrated by stolen credentials and online user account access with an added layer of hardware-based security and authentication as well as a multifactor authentication framework to manage different authentication methods.
Create, Edit, and Share Video in a Flash
Intel® Quick Sync Video uses the dedicated media processing capabilities of Intel® Graphics Technology to make video encoding tasks—such as creating DVDs or Blu-ray discs, creating and editing 3D videos, converting 2D video files into 3D, and converting video for portable media players and social networking sites—faster and easier.
Higher Performance When You Need It Most
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.01 accelerates processor and graphics performance by increasing the operating frequency when operating below specification limits. The maximum frequency varies depending on workload, hardware, software, and overall system configuration.
|BLT Item #:||B5BC303|
|Mfg. Part #:||GB-BRI5-8250-BW|
|Description:||QC I5-8250U 1 X M.2 SSD 2280 SLOT|
|Suggested Retail Price:||$438.00|
|Dimensions:||8.4" x 6.8" x 5.7"|
|Brand and Item Information|
|Name:||Gigabyte GB-BRI5-8250-BW PC/workstation barebone BGA 1356 1.60 GHz i5-8250U UCFF Black|
|Brief Description:||Gigabyte GB-BRI5-8250-BW, BGA 1356, 8th gen Intel® Core™ i5, 1.60 GHz, i5-8250U, 14 nm, 3.40 GHz|
|Expanded Description:||Gigabyte GB-BRI5-8250-BW. Processor socket: BGA 1356. Processor family: 8th gen Intel® Core™ i5, Processor frequency: 1.60 GHz, Processor model: i5-8250U. Memory slots type: SO-DIMM, Maximum internal memory: 64 GB, Supported memory clock speeds: 2400 MHz. Graphics adapter family: Intel, Graphics adapter: UHD Graphics 620. Audio chip: Realtek ALC255|
|Processor family:||8th gen Intel® Core™ i5|
|Processor frequency:||1.60 GHz|
|Processor lithography:||14 nm|
|Processor boost frequency:||3.40 GHz|
|Thermal Design Power (TDP):||15 W|
|Memory slots type:||SO-DIMM|
|Number of memory slots:||2|
|Maximum internal memory:||64 GB|
|Supported memory clock speeds:||2400 MHz|
|Supported memory types:||DDR4-SDRAM|
|Audio chip:||Realtek ALC255|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:||2|
|HDMI ports quantity:||1|
|USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-A ports quantity:||1|
|USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity:||1|
|Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:||1|
|Mini DisplayPorts quantity:||1|
|Combo headphone/mic port:||Y|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Width:||4.43" (11.26 cm)|
|Depth:||4.7" (11.94 cm)|
|Height:||1.35" (3.44 cm)|
|Power supply type:||External AC adapter|
|Power supply:||65 W|
|Number of power supply units:||1|
|AC input voltage:||100 - 240 V|
|AC adapter output voltage:||19 V|
|AC adapter output current:||3.42 A|
|Operating temperature (T-T):||0 - 35 °C|
|Storage temperature (T-T):||-20 - 60 °C|
|Wi-Fi standards:||IEEE 802.11ac|
|LAN controller:||Intel I219V|
|Quick start guide:||Y|
|AC adapter included:||Y|
|PCI Express slots version:||3.0|
|Number of M.2 (M) slots:||1|
|Product type:||Mini PC barebone|
|VESA mounting interfaces:||75 x 75,100 x 100 mm|
|Cable lock slot:||Y|
|Cable lock slot type:||Kensington|
|On-board graphics adapter:||Y|
|Graphics adapter family:||Intel|
|Graphics adapter:||UHD Graphics 620|
|Processor Special Features|
|Embedded options available:||N|
|Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):||Y|
|Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:||Y|
|Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:||Y|
|Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):||Y|
|Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:||2.0|
|Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):||Y|
|Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):||Y|
|Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):||Y|
|Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):||Y|
|Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:||Y|
|Thermal Monitoring Technologies:||Y|
|Intel Flex Memory Access:||Y|
|Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):||Y|
|Intel Trusted Execution Technology:||N|
|Execute Disable Bit:||Y|
|Intel® Secure Key:||Y|
|Intel® Smart Response Technology:||Y|
|Intel® OS Guard:||Y|
|Intel Clear Video Technology:||Y|
|Maximum resolution:||4096 x 2304 pixels|
|Windows operating systems supported:||Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro x64|
|Processor socket:||BGA 1356|