The DC3217IYE Mini PC NUC Kit from Intel is a compact system that fits in the palm of your hand and packs the performance of a dual-core Intel Core i3-3217U processor with integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000. It features two SODIMM slots that can accept up to 16GB of DDR3 1333/1600 MHz of RAM. For long-term storage, it has room to hold an mSATA drive connected to the full PCIe mini card slot for providing quick access to your data. It also features two HDMI video ports for delivering high-definition content to your monitor or TV. In addition to outputting video, the system features an infrared sensor that you can use an optional remote to control it right from your couch.
This NUC connects to the Internet for downloading online videos using the Gigabit Ethernet jack. For connecting with your peripherals, it offers three USB 2.0 ports. To save desk space, the system may be mounted to a wall or the back of your VESA-compatible monitor using the included VESA mount bracket. Moreover, you may personalize this system with different styles and features by replacing the lid. When fully equipped, the Intel NUC mini PC is designed for everyday use and gives you the power to play, create, and entertain.
Processing and Graphics
This NUC is equipped with a 3rd generation 1.8 GHz Intel Core i3-3217U processor featuring visibly smart graphics using Intel HD Graphics 4000 to provide enhanced performance and improved graphics for casual and online gaming, video playback, and web browsing. Having two cores also allows the system to run multiple programs at the same time without slowing down the computer.
As the NUC was designed especially for home theaters, this system features a front panel infrared sensor, which allows wireless communication with infrared-compatible devices, such as remote controls, keyboards, and other devices.
Intel Visual BIOS
The BIOS with a configuration-friendly, easy-to-use interface lets you customize settings while reducing the risk of damaging your system. Whether you want to prioritize boot order, change the BIOS password, enable overclocking, or set fan speed, Intel Visual BIOS gives you total control.
Compatible with Linux
Linux can be installed, either as the primary OS or as a separate partition alongside Windows. Certain versions of Linux are specifically adapted to be used as a Home Theater PC (HTPC).
The system features active cooling with minimal noise through the use of one fan.
Kensington Lock Support
Features a slot for a Kensington lock to be used in order to deter theft.
In the Box
Intel DC3217IYE Mini PC NUC Kit
VESA Mount Bracket, with Screws (75 x 75mm and 100 x 100mm Compatible)