If you don’t think the GPU built into your Mac Mini is strong enough, consider the Crowdfunding Animaionic graphics docking station currently on Kickstarter. Not only does it hold two discrete graphics cards, it also fits perfectly with the Mac Mini machine. While improving graphics performance, Animaionic offers options such as storage extensions (added SSDs).
(From: Kickstarter, via Slash Gear)
The operation of computing equipment external graphics computing hardware is nothing new. For example, many creators using MacBook Pro, as well as gamers on the Windows platform, have purchased The Thunder bolt 3 external graphics docks for laptops.
The greatest feature of the Animaionic docking station is its ability to fit perfectly with the Mac Mini, making the whole machine look more like a large desktop. Users can use the built-in SD reader with four-way M.2 SSD (up to 8TB capacity).
The development team says the Animaionic docking station can provide higher graphics performance for commonly used programs, such as eight times the Geekbench run score and 25 times the Da Vinci DaVinci Resolve video editing experience, with a two-way Radeon RX Vega 56 。
If the million-dollar fundraising goal is met, Animaionic will begin shipping in May 2020. Early supporters receive a $900 (6285 RMB) special, with a follow-up retail version that may be a 35% premium ($1215 / 8485 RMB).