MSI Introduces Hetis H61 Ultra Barebone PC

MSI launched its latest generation of bare bone PCs in the form of the Hetis H61 series. This series supports Intel's H61 chipset. Processor options include Intel 2nd generation Pentium / Core i3 / Core i5 LGA 1155 processors as well as Intel 3rd generation Pentium / Core i3 / Core i5 LGA 1155 processors.

The Hetis H61 Ultra features a compact design that measures 320 mm × 94 mm × 320 mm. You'll find VGA, DVI and HDMI output interfaces on the Hetis H61. In addition to these output interfaces, the Hetis H61 Ultra also has two COM ports which enable it to be used in business environments with POS systems. These COM ports make it possible for users to connect the Hetis H61 Ultra directly to a barcode reader, credit card reader, or credit card terminal. The Hetis H61 Ultra also features USB 3.0 for fast transfer speeds.

To help ensure security, the Hetis H61 Ultra includes a PC security lock to help prevent theft. Users can also equip the Hetis H61 Ultra with an optional TPM security module for additional security. A full look at the specifications of the Hetis H61 Ultra is included below.

MSI Hetis H61 Ultra Specification


Intel 3rd Generation Pentium / Core i3 / Core i5 LGA 1155 Processors, MAX TDP 77W
Intel 2nd Generation Pentium / Core i3 / Core i5 LGA 1155 Processors, MAX TDP 95W


Intel H61 Chipset


3.5" HDD x 1 , Up to 2TB


5.25 ODD x 1


DDR3 /2 DIMM /Max to 8GB /Long DIMM


Intel HD Graphic 2500/4000 , depend on Ivy Bridge platform CPU
Intel HD Graphic 2000/3000 , depend on Sandy Bridge platform CPU

Power Supply

80 Plus 270W

Rear I/O

1. USB 2.0 x4 / RJ45 LAN port
2. VGA out / DVI out / HDMI-out
3. Mic-In / Line-In / Line-out(Headphone out)
4. E-SATA x 1
5. COM Port x 2
6. PS/2 x 2

Front I/O

7. USB 3.0 x2
8. Mic-In & Headphone out

Expansion Slot (optional)

PCI + PCI-E / PCI x 2

Color Plan



330 x 94 x 320 mm, 10 Liter


Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium