Daily Deals (8-28-2020)

Lenovo’s Labor Day sale doorbusters include deep discounts on the company’s ThinkCentre M90n mini desktop computers and a number of other laptop and desktop PCs. Meanwhile Newegg is selling an Intel NUC mini desktop with an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 processor, AMD Radeon 540X graphics and Windows 10 Pro software for $499. Here are some […]

Intel NUC roadmap leaked: Mini gaming PC with Tiger Lake-U by the end of 2020

Intel could launch a compact gaming desktop PC featuring a 10nm Intel Tiger Lake U-series processor and discrete graphics by the end of the year. According to a leaked product roadmap shared by @momomo_us, the upcoming “Intel NUC Extreme” will have a 1.35 liter chassis, making it a little bigger than the 1.21L “Hades Canyon” […]

Daily Deals (4-21-2020)

Picked up some free eBooks lately, and looking for a device to read them on? Amazon, B&N, and Kobo are all offering deals on refurbished eReaders. Meanwhile, Vudu is offering discounts on a bunch of movies and TV shows, Newegg is selling a barebones Intel NUC mini PC with a Core i3-8109U processor, Iris Plus […]

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, […]

XPG to launch its first gaming laptop, mini PC, and monitor at CES 2020

ADATA is a company that manufactures storage and memory products… and which also sells PC gaming hardware under the XPG brand. Now the company is getting ready to launch its first complete gaming PC, plus its first monitor. XPG has announced it’ll show off the new XPG Xenia Notebook, GAIA Mini PC, and Photon Monitor at the Consumer […]

Intel Ghost Canyon NUC teardown reveals removable “The Element” module inside

Intel’s upcoming “Ghost Canyon” NUC is expected to be one of the most powerful mini computers from the company to date. Expected to be powered by a 45 watt, 9th-gen Intel Core H-series processor, the small form-factor computer will be aimed at gamers, and it includes a PCIe x16 slot for a discrete graphics card. […]

Intel NUC roadmap shows octa-core mini PCs are on the way

Intel’s NUC line of computers are tiny desktops that generally have laptop-class processors. But laptop processors are getting pretty powerful these days, and so are NUCs. The Bean Canyon model I’ve got on my review desk features a 28W processor with surprisingly strong performance. The Hades Canyon line of NUCs are even more powerful — […]

Intel NUC mini computers with 28 watt Coffee Lake chips now available

If you don’t count the “Hades Canyon” and “Skull Canyon” models aimed at gamers, most of Intel’s NUC mini computers to date have shipped with 15 watt or lower power processors. But while the  new Intel NUC “Bean Canyon” line of computers are about the same size and shape as their predecessors, they’re powered by […]