Intel BOXNUC8I5BEK NUC Barebone Kit – Core i5 8th Gen – Intel NUC Kit with 8th Gen i5-8259U Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz) – Iris Plus Graphics 655 – 2x DDR4 SO-DIMM Sockets up to 32GB, 2400MHz – Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 9560 and Bluetooth 5.0 – Intel Gigabit LAN – 2x USB 3.1 Ports on Back Panel – Thunderbolt 3 Type-C – Micro SD Slot – 2x USB 3.1 Ports on the Front Panel (One Charging Port) – Dual-array Front Microphones – 3 Y
The First Intel® NUC Kit with a Quad-Core 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor
· Thunderbolt™ 3 Plus USB 3.1 for Fast Data Transfer
· POWER, CAPABILITIES, AND PERFORMANCE IN A NEAR-ZERO FOOTPRINT
The Intel BOXNUC8I5BEK NUC Barebone Kit (BOXNUC8I5BEK) enables system builders and enthusiasts to assemble and configure a small form factor PC that rivals the speed and power of conventional desktop PCs. Equipped with an 8th generation Intel Core i5 processor with integrated 4K-capable GPU, an M.2 SSD slot, two DDR4-SODIMM memory channels, a total of four USB 3.1 ports, a Thunderbolt 3 port, Bluetooth 5.0 support, wired and wireless LAN connectivity, and a headphone/microphone jack, the Intel BOXNUC8I5BEK NUC is ready to be equipped with premium components that will make it a compact, high-end mini-PC.
Intel Core i5 8th gen CPU
The Intel Core i5-8259U quad core processor features Hyperthreading meaning that it also has 8 threads (4 core 8 thread) for improved multi-tasking and performance in multi-threaded programs. The CPU operates at a base frequency of 2.4GHz and a maximum boost frequency 3.80GHz.
Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655 lets you watch 4K videos and view HD images without any issues. It comes with support for DirectX 12 and OpenGL 4.5 for rendering high-quality graphics.
The Intel BOXNUC8I5BEK NUC Barebone Kit with Intel Core i5-8259U processor is the best choice for building a mini-PC that matches the performance of mid-tier workstations but does not take up a lot of desk space.