Intel expands its NUC family offerings with its NUC Kits and NUC Mini PCs. They are compact in size offers range of desktop performance for all enthusiast segments.
The new Intel NUC Kits include NUC8i7BEH, NUC8i5BEH, NUC8i5BEK, NUC8i3BEH, NUC8i3BEK, formerly code-named Bean Canyon. They are based on 8the Generation Intel Core i7, Core i5 and Core i3 processor families (formerly code-named Coffee Lake-U). They have Intel Iris graphics with eDRAM that powers home theater systems, drive content creator boxes etc. These Intel NUC Kits allow Integrators and DIYers to customize storage, Memory storage.
The Intel NUC mini PCs include models NUC8i3CYSM and NUC8i3CYSN (formerly code-named Crimson Canyon). It is powered by 8th Generation Intel Core i3-8121U Processor (formerly code-named Cannon Lake). They feature discrete graphics and come configured with 4GB / 8GB RAM and 1TB of storage space. They run on Windows 10 Home OS and are capable enough to handle games like CS:GO, TF2 and League of Legends at 1080p. Additionally the Kits also come with Intel Wireless-AC 9560 CNVi 802.11ac, Wi-Fi +Bluetooth V5.0, HDMI 2.0a X 2 and USB 3.0 x 4 ports.
John Deatherage, marketing director for Intel NUCs, said:
“Intel NUCs are mini PCs that offer high-performance capabilities in a space-saving design and are perfectly suited for home theater, home office, entry-level gaming or as a replacement for desktops when space is a concern. These new NUCs offer a number of new options that will fit a wide range of computing needs.”