Category: Blog posts

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First Comet Lake i7 NUC Performance Figures

So yesterday we told that the technical product specification (PDF) was released by Intel. Now the Chinese website Koolshare has already published a review of a pre-production sample of the i7 Comet Lake NUC....

Intel Pulls Firmwares 56, 64 and 66 for NUC8 (Coffee Lake) 10

Intel Pulls Firmwares 56, 64 and 66 for NUC8 (Coffee Lake)

Intel has recently removed BIOS versions 56, 64 and 66 from their Download Center describing problems with password setup on NVMe SSDs. We discovered a potential issue related to the set up of a...

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Fanless Bean Canyon Case from Akasa

Akasa has just informed me that they have a new fanless case for the Bean Canyon NUC. It is called Plato X8 and it is compatible with all Bean Canyon NUC models up to...

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Crimson Canyon NUC Review (NUC8i3CYSM)

The Crimson Canyon NUC was announced and it entered the market without much fanfare. In some ways it’s pretty interesting product though – it’s the second Intel NUC that has a separate AMD Radeon...

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2019/2020 Intel NUC Roadmap Leaked

A member on the PCEVA forums has published of what seems a pretty credible roadmap for consumer Intel NUCs (well, the “Core” ones) for 2019/2020. Here are some interesting points: Ghost Canyon (Hades Canyon...

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Installing ESXi on a Bean Canyon NUC

There seems to be a lot of questions circling around on how to install ESXi on a Bean Canyon NUC. Especially the i5 (NUC8i5BEH) and the i7 (NUC8i7BEH) models are ideal as they both...