Intel Next Unit of Computing NUC DC3217BY

  • Intel Next Unit of Computing NUC DC3217BY
75
Based on 12 scores, 21 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    6
  • Average:
    4
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Impressively small form factor.
  • Runs quietly.
  • Powerful processing performance for a system this size.

Cons:

  • No hard drive, RAM, OS, or power cable included.
  • No USB 3.0.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Engadget on 80

The NUC's small size, reasonable price and solid performance make it an ideal PC for tinkerers on a budget. Just be prepared to roll up your sleeves in setting it...

By techradar.com/au/ on 80

The NUC gives us the hots as a general purpose system. With the Intel 520 SSD, it's slick and super responsive to use. And while the Intel HD 4000 graphics fail the fragging test, you do get QuickSync. Within certain limitations, then, you could even...

By Computer Shopper on 60

Intel's tiny desktop kit is impressively small, quiet, and powerful. But it's quite expensive once you add all the necessary parts that don't ship in the box. For media playback or digital signage, you may want to consider an AMD-based alternative....

By X-bit Labs on -

Intel’s Unit of Computing is not just another cute little nettop-like computer, like dozens of others out there. Intel’s new miniature system stands out at least due to two unique distinguishing features. On the one hand, it is exceptionally tiny,...

By PC Pro on 67

A basic but irresistibly tiny PC that sets a new standard for compactness and...

By Tech2 on 80

and price in India The NUC with Thunderbolt costs Rs 20,000 and the model with the extra HDMI port and Gigabit Ethernet instead costs Rs 18,000. This is slightly cheaper than Zotac’s recent Intel and AMD-based Zbox models, although those usually...

By PC Mag on 80

The Intel Next Unit of Computing (NUC) is a neat little DIY kit that delivers Core i3 processing power in a form factor that fits in the palm of your hand. But it gets pricey once you add in all the necessary...

By PCPer on -

A Killer FeatureWe did have a stability issue with NUC that needs to be noted and discussed. After getting the configuration ready to roll we started to copy our collection of benchmarks that we typically run on new systems including things like...

By IT PRO on 67

Intel's NUC is a great showcase of just how much compute power the firm can now pack in a device that is smaller than a lunch box, however until it slashes the price by 25 per cent or some of its motherboard partners come out with cheaper devices then...

By Good Gear Guide on 80

Intel's Next Unit of Computing is a wonderful device for anyone who wants a genuinely tiny computer system for the home, office, or anywhere else. It supplies speed that's on par with a regular-sized computer and it has a useful range of connectivity,...

By HotHardware on -

Point blank, Intel delivers big performance in a little package with its Next Unit of Computing (NUC). Your own performance will depend on what parts you use to flesh it out, but with 4GB of RAM and a Intel 520 Series SSD, the NUC puts up some big...

By TweakTown on 90

I'm a huge fan of first impressions, and the NUC blew me away. That simple Intel sound when opening up the NUC really did go a long way - and keeps the memory fresh in my head. The size of the NUC is utterly impressive, considering it sports a Core...

By Legit Reviews on -

The Intel NUC brings the future a little closer, but it currently has some fairly significant issues that need to be worked out before it is released to the public....

By SilentPC Review on -

Intel has delivered a surprisingly attractive gadget in its Next Unit of Computing mini PC. Despite its exceedingly small size, performance is head and shoulders above all other mini computers we've reviewed over the years, regardless of CPU origin....

By AnandTech on -

Back at IDF Intel gave us a hands on demo of its Next Unit of Computing (NUC), a custom form factor motherboard that fits into an Intel-supplied 4" x 4" x 2" chassis. The first-generation NUC is built around a dual-core ULV Ivy Bridge CPU, the Core...

International Review By techgenius.it on 69

Il dispositivo nel suo insieme risulta essere veramente comodo (dimensioni del Case e FactoryForm al Top della categoria) per chi ha problemi di spazio o per chi semplicemente cerca soluzioni mimetizzabili. Le prestazioni offerte sono paragonabili ad un...

International Review By GinjFo on 80

Le NUC DC3217BY d’Intel est un PC ultra compact jouant la carte de la sobriété énergétique. Le pari est remporté avec de faibles besoins et une compacité lui permettant de prendre place n’importe où, même derrière un écran, la fixation VESA est livrée...

International Review By SweClockers on -

Formfaktorn Intel Next Unit of Computing (NUC) såg dagens ljus redan under branschmässan Platinum Summit i april 2012. Löften om kompakt design, pressad prislapp och förhållandevis hög prestanda fick många entusiaster att vädra morgonluft för både...

International Review By PCWorld France on 70

Cet Intel NUC joue un peu le rôle d'OVNI dans les ordinateurs de bureau. Normal puisque Intel teste ce nouveau format de PC sous l'appellation de "Next Unit of Computing". La miniaturisation est impressionnante, la configuration plutôt polyvalente, et il...

International Review By Hardware.Info on -

Intel brengt met de Next Unit of Computing een zeer kleine pc op de markt, die behoorlijk goede prestaties biedt. Dat komt door de Intel Core i3-processor die goede prestaties levert. Zeker als je het vergelijkt met de Intel Atom en AMD...