Intel Frost Canyon NUC 10 review (with Intel Core i7-10710U Comet Lake)

Intel’s NUC computers are tiny desktop PCs that typically have laptop-class processors. But the thing about laptop processors is that some of them have gotten pretty good in recent years, offering desktop-class performance in some situations. For the past few weeks I’ve been using a new Intel NUC 10 mini PC with a Core i7-10710U […]

Gigabyte introduces Brix mini PCs with 10th-gen Intel Comet Lake-U chips

The Gigabyte Brix line of tiny desktop computers that have been around for nearly as long as Intel’s NUC lineup… and they’re still going strong. Gigabyte recently updated the series with four new models. The new Gigabyte BRIX BRi3H-10110, BRi5H-10210, BRi7H-10510, and BRi7H-10710 should be available soon, and each is a 4.7″ x 4.7″ x 1.8″ computer […]

Intel’s NUC 11 mini PCs with Tiger Lake chips leaked (standard and gaming models)

Intel’s NUC 10 series mini computers with 10th-gen Intel “Comet Lake” processors are just starting to hit the streets. But Fanless Tech has the scoop on what’s next — the upcoming NUC 11 will be a compact computer with a 28 watt Intel Tiger Lake-U series processor and Intel Xe integrated graphics, while the NUC 11 Extreme […]

Razer Tomahawk mini modular gaming desktop is powered by an Intel NUC Compute Element (and discrete graphics

Gaming hardware company Razer offers a line of PC gaming accessories and a couple of gaming laptops, but now the company is preparing to launch its first gaming desktop. It’s not a typical tower PC though. The Razer Tomahawk Gaming Desktop is a compact, modular computer that’s powered by a removable Intel NUC 9 Extreme Compute […]

Intel Frost Canyon NUC now available (mini PC with 6-core Comet Lake CPU)

The first of Intel’s NUC line of compact desktop computers to feature 10th-gen Core processors has arrived. We started to get details about the new Frost Canyon NUC series last month, and now the first models are available for purchase. Amazon is selling a barebones model with an Intel Core i7-10710U hexa-core processor for $679, […]

MintBox 3 fanless desktop PC with Linux Mint now available for $1399 and up

The MintBox line of mini PCs are small, fanless desktop computers that come pre-loaded with the Linux Mint operating system. And the latest version is the most powerful (and expensive) model to date. First announced in July, the MintBox 3 is now available for purchase from the Fit-IoT website for $1399 and up, and the little […]

Intel’s Frost Canyon NUC with up to a 6-core Comet Lake chip is official(ish)

Intel’s new “Frost Canyon” NUC is a min-desktop computer that measures about 4.6″ x 4.4″ x 1.5″ (or 2″ for some models) and which… honestly looks a lot like last year’s “Bean Canyon” version. But under the hood, the new model swaps out a 28-watt Intel Core quad-core processor with Iris Plus Graphics 655 for […]

Shuttle launches DS10U line of fanless Whiskey Lake desktops

A few months after launching the XPC nano NC10U line of small desktop computers with Intel Whiskey Lake processors, Shuttle is introducing the Shuttle XPC slim DS10U series of fanless mini PCs with Whiskey Lake chips. With a steel chassis and a passive cooling system, this model is a little larger than their actively cooled counterparts. But at […]