As expected Intel has this week made available their new Intel Skull Canyon NUC mini PC which was unveiled back in the middle of March and have now put it up for preorder with prices starting from $650.
The Intel Skull Canyon mini PC is equipped with a Core i7-6770HQ quad-core processor that is supported by Intel Iris Pro 580 graphics all enclosed in a case that measures roughly 211 x 116 x 28mm in size.
The processor and graphics can be supported by up to 32GB of DDR4-2133 MHz memory and Intel have included 2 x M.2 slots for solid state disks (SSD) storage.Other features of the Intel Skull Canyon mini PC include connectivity via 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, and Intel WiDi 6.0 wireless display technology. As well as HDMI 2.0 and a Thunderbolt 3/USB-C portand provide the ability to connect external graphics docking stations such as the new Razer Core, using the Thunderbolt port.
Change the game with the Intel NUC Kit NUC6i7KYK.Intel has changed the game in the Mini PC category. With a wicked new look and redesigned chassis, the Intel NUC unleashes maximum performance for PC gaming, content creation, and workstations. Change the game with the Intel NUC.
A Mini PC with the 6th generation Intel Core i7 processor and Intel Iris Pro Graphics, the NUC6i7KYK unleashes maximized performance for intense game play or intensive workloads. With an amazing new lid, along with a redesigned chassis that lets you take full advantage of every GHz of the quad-core processor without overheating-the NUC6i7KYK is totally cool. Literally.
Specifications of the Intel Skull Canyon mini PC include :
– 6th Generation Intel Core i7-6770HQ
– Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580
– Up to 7.1 multichannel digital audio via HDMI or DisplayPort signals
– 2x M.2 22×42/60/80 (key M) slots for SATA3 or PCIe X4 Gen3 NVMe or AHCI SSDs; SDXC slot with UHS-I support
– Intel Wireless-AC 8260 soldered-down, IEEE 802.11ac 2×2 + Bluetooth v4.2, internal antennas, WiDi 6.0
– Replaceable lids included (plain or w/ SKULL)
For more information on the new Intel Skull Canyon NUC mini PC jump over to the Intel website for details.Filed Under: Hardware, Top News