Intel’s tiny desktop PC for DIYers coming this month
Intel’s diminutive desktop is strictly for Do-it-Yourselfers. It should be priced at around $300 at retailers later this month.
Online retailers will begin selling a 4.5-inch-wide Intel-branded desktop PC for do-it-yourselfers later this month.
The product name is a mouthful — the “Next Unit of Computing,” or NUC for short.
“It’s geared more to home theater/home media center,” said Intel spokesperson Dan Snyder. One usage scenario he suggested: slap it on the back of a wide-screen display (see photo below).
But note: as Anandtech points out, it is truly a bare-bones system aimed at…