Intel NUC 5i5 (Model: NUC5i5RYK) Specifications and information

Intel NUC 5i5 alternatives
The Intel NUC (Next Unit of Computing) 5i5RYK is a mini pc with a very small footprint of only 11.5 x 11.1 cm base dimensions. There are multiple versions available with differing heights, depending on the included internal headers available. This model comes with a M.2 SSD slot as the only storage solution so the height is only 3.4 cm. Other models have a 2.5" SATA port for more internal storage. In terms of ports the Intel NUC 5i5 offers 4x USB 3.0, Gigabit LAN, headphone jack, mini DisplayPort 1.2 (with eDP support), mini HDMI 1.4a and an infrared receiver.
Note you have to buy your own RAM and SSD. 16GB of RAM is the maximum. This Intel NUC features a TPM (Trusted Platform Module) for security features such as hardware disk encryption.>

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Intel NUC 5i5 Specifications

Manufacturer Intel
Model name NUC 5i5
Model id NUC5i5RYK
CPU Intel Core i5 5250U
CPU speed 1600 Mhz
Graphics Intel HD 6000
FanlessNO
OS No OS
Touchscreen type
No Touchscreen
Weight (Minimum) 408gm / 0.9 pounds
Size 115/34/99.9 mm
Size 4.5/1.3/3.9 inches
Physical Interfaces (Internal) M.2 SSD (length unknown)
(Internal) Memory Slot - DDR3 SO-DIMM
(Internal) PCIe-Mini Cardslot
Consumer IR (remote control)
DC-in
Displayport (Mini)
HDMI (Mini)
Line-out / Headphone (3.5mm)
USB 3.0 (X4)
eDP
Wireless Interfaces802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
BT 4.0
No Wireless WAN (e.g. 4G)
AdditionalAC Adaptor
Wireless Display (WiDi, Miracast or similar)
*Specifications can vary
Intel NUC 5i5 popularity (12 months)
Intel NUC 5i5 news and review links.Date
Intel NUC5i5RYK Broadwell-U Mini-PC Hands-On Video With Benchmar23/02/19
Anandtech review: Intel NUC 5i523/02/19
NUC5i3RYK (Core i3 version) review from Notebookchecl23/02/19

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