NUC Comparison

NUC Comparison



Intel’s line of NUCs, which stands for Next Unit of Computing, are ultra small form factor PCs perfect as a media PC, an office computer or anywhere that space is a priority. The NUCs have improved progressively over the years, staying around 4.5″ x 4.5″ x 2″.

With so many different kinds and configurations available, finding a NUC that fits your needs can prove daunting. Below is a list of all the NUCs available (with links to their individual pages) highlighting their primary differences.



NUC Product # Dimensions Harddrives CPU Features
DCCP847DYE 4.59" x 4.41" x 1.55" mini PCIe
(up to 480 GB SSD)
3rd Gen
(Sandy Bridge)
Celeron
16GB max RAM
2HDMI ports
3 USB ports
1 NIC
DC321BY 4.59" x 4.41" x 1.55" mini PCIe
(up to 480 GB SSD)
3rd Gen
(Ivy Bridge)
i3
16GB max RAM
1 HDMI port
3 USB ports
1 Thunderbolt port
(no NIC)
DC3217IYE 4.59" x 4.41" x 1.55" mini PCIe
(up to 480 GB SSD)
3rd Gen
(Ivy Bridge)
i3
16GB max RAM
2 HDMI ports
3 USB ports
1 NIC
DC5342HYE 4.59" x 4.41" x 1.55" mini PCIe
(up to 480 GB SSD)
3rd Gen
(Ivy Bridge)
i5
16GB max RAM
1 HDMI port
2 USB ports
2 miniDisplay ports
1 NIC
DN2820FYKH 4.59" x 4.09" x 2.02" 2.5" drive
(up to 1 TB HDD,
up to 480 GB SSD)
3rd Gen
(Bay Trail)
Celeron
8GB max RAM
1 HDMI port
3 USB (1 USB 3.0) ports
1 NIC
1 audio jack
Infrared sensor
D34010WYKH 4.59" x 4.09" x 2.02" 2.5" drive
(up to 1 TB HDD,
up to 480 GB SSD)
4th Gen
(Haswell)
i3
16GB max RAM
1 mini HDMI port
1 miniDisplay port
4 USB 3.0 ports
1 NIC
1 audio jack
D34010WYK 4.60" x 4.40" x 1.37" mini PCIe
(up to 480 GB SSD)
4th Gen
(Haswell)
i3
16GB max RAM
1 mini HDMI port
1 miniDisplay port
4 USB 3.0 ports
1 NIC
1 audio jack
Infrared sensor
D54250WYKH 4.59" x 4.09" x 2.02" 2.5" drive
(up to 1 TB HDD,
up to 480 GB SSD)
4th Gen
(Haswell)
i5
16GB max RAM
1 mini HDMI port
1 miniDisplay port
4 USB 3.0 ports
1 NIC
1 audio jack
D54250WYK 4.60" x 4.40" x 1.37" mini PCIe
(up to 480 GB SSD)
4th Gen
(Haswell)
i5
16GB max RAM
1 mini HDMI port
1 miniDisplay port
4 USB 3.0 ports
1 NIC
1 audio jack
Infrared sensor