Intel has announced four small PC lineups in the new NUC 12 Pro series, all equipped with the 12th generation Alder Lake processor. Configurations with the i7-1270P, i7-1260P, i5-1250P and i3-1220P are possible. These P variants have more cores and a higher tdp than the U-series.
The Intel NUC 12 Pro mini PC series codenamed Wall Street Canyon supports up to 64GB of DDR4-3200 memory. Apart from the i3 version, all processors have a tdp of 35 W, 16 threads and a configuration of 4 P and 8 E cores. The i3 variant has a tdp of 20 W, 12 threads, 2 P and 8 cores respectively. The NUC 11 Pro With Tiger Lake processors, it did not exceed four “ordinary” cores.
There are two main classes available, the vPro models with the i7-1270P or i5-1250P and the regular Intel NUC 12 Pros with the i7-1260P, i5-1250P, or i3-1220P. Apart from the i3 version, all variants are equipped with an integrated Iris Xe GPU with 80 to 96 eus. The i3 version uses an integrated Intel UHD GPU with 64 eus.
There are also three USB 3.2 ports, a USB-A port, and two HDMI 2.1 connections on all models, and some SKUs have two Thunderbolt 4 ports. All versions have Ethernet and Wi-Fi 6E, though the M.2 2242 slot occupies the latter in the case of non-branded models. vPro. Moreover, users can choose from long or thin format. The smaller variants only have space for an M.2 2280 SSD. The larger versions also have space for a 2.5-inch storage drive.
Intel announces within the same series Also many other variants, for example with only a board or full mini PCs including memory, storage space and operating system. Suggested retail prices for the NUC 12 Pro series have not been announced yet. Earlier, Intel introduced some other products under the NUC 12 series, such as a variable With faster CPU for H series and . laptop NUC 12 Xtreme With a desktop processor, but it obviously doesn’t follow the “native” NUC form factor of roughly 10x10cm.
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