Intel BOXNUC8I5BEK3 Review

Get ready for the spectacularly responsive performance of the Intel NUC with the 8th Generation Intel Core i5 processors. The latest generation of Intel NUC kits allows you or your customers to build the exact system they want. From selecting the size of the chassis to the memory choices to finding the storage you want, the advantage of creating an Intel NUC kit is the ability to fully configure the package for a particular purpose. Whether editing images, streaming media, or setting up a second PC, the Intel NUC8i5BEK and NUC8i5BEH Mini PC kits offer the features people want — the size that fits seamlessly into every lifestyle and space at home.


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Screen Resolution: 4096 × 2160

Resolution: 4096×2160

Processor Brand: Intel

Processor Type: Core i5

Processor Speed: 3.8 GHz

Processor Count: 4

Memory Technology: SO-DIMM


  • Beyond doubt, the Intel NUC8i5BEK Mini desktop comes with a true quad-core 8th Generation Intel Core i5 processor that offers a big boost in performance compared to the previous generation Intel NUC7i5BNH / BNK. 
  • Whether it’s designed to build content or take a look at images with 4 K UHD graphics for perfect picture entertainment, the Intel NUC8i5BEK desktop provides a great visual immersion. 
  • When compared with the slightly higher Intel NUC8i5BEH that has the same processor and graphics, the Intel NUC8i5BEK has space for a 2.5 “HDD and Intel Optane memory. By connecting a 2.5” HDD and Intel OptaneTM memory, performance increases significantly.
  • ThunderboltTM 3 Plus USB 3.1 for fast data transfer
  • Intel NUC Mini desktop has a chassis that is powered by connectivity. It comes with a ThunderboltTM 3 that supports up to 40 Gbps of data transfer, and four USB 3.1 ports to improve efficiency by moving huge media files around and providing space for peripherals.  


  • Very expensive
  • Gaming performance is poor
  • Large compared to previous NUCs


The Intel desktop computer can be custom-built to have the performance and features at the palm of your hand. The small size means that the Intel NUC can be positioned almost anywhere. Features enhanced cooling, fan noise is minimal.


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