Comparison of Alienware R12 vs Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HNK)
Comparison of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HNK) vs Alienware R12

Alienware R12 vs Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HNK)

Comparison summary

For performance Intel NUC 8 VR has a lot better processor. It also contains more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, Alienware R12 has Windows 10 Home and NUC 8 VR has Windows 10 Pro.

For displaying graphics R12 has a lot better performing graphics card.

For carrying NUC 8 VR is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

NUC 8 VR is cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of Alienware R12
Compare technical specifications of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HNK)

Alienware R12

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HNK)

Compare specifications

Alienware R12Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HNK)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel Core i7 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
16gb64gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1650 SUPERRadeon RX Vega M GL
Weight
39.2 lbs (17.78 kg)3 lbs (1.36 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
24 x 22.5 x 16.5 inches8.7 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches
(60.96 x 57.15 x 41.91 cm)(22.1 x 13.97 x 3.81 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Pro
Hard drives
500gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,829.00$1,579.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,829.00$1,579.00
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Amazon.com description

Alienware R12 Gaming Desktop, Intel Core i5-11400F, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Super, 16GB DDR4 Memory, 512GB PCIe Solid State Drive + 1TB HDD, WiFi, HDMI, White/Lunar Light

【Upgraded】Original Seal is opened for upgrade ONLY, 1-years warraty on Upgraded RAM/SSD from PConline365, and original 1-Year Manufacture warranty on remaining components.

【Powerful i5 Processor】11th Gen Intel Core i5 11400F (6-Core, 12MB Cache, 2.6Ghz to 4.4GHz w/Turbo), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER 4GB GDDR6

【High Speed RAM And Enormous Space】RAM Is Upgraded To 16GB DDR4 Memory For Multitasking Adequate High-Bandwidth RAM To Smoothly Run Multiple Applications And Browser Tabs All At Once; Hard Drive Is Upgraded to 512GB PCIe Solid State Drive allows to fast bootup and data transfer + 1TB Hard Disk Drive for ample storage space

【Tech Specs】 3 Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 1 w/Powershare technology, 1 Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 1 w/Powershare technology, 5 Type-A USB 2.0, 1 Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 2 w/Powershare technology up to 15W, 3 Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 1, 1 Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 2, 1 RJ-45 Killer E2500 Gigabit Ethernet, 1 DisplayPort , 1 Microphone In

【Operating System】Windows 10 Home 64-bit

Intel NUC 8 VR NUC8I7HNK Gaming Mini PC - 8th Gen Intel Quad-Core i7-8705G Processor up to 4.10 GHz, 64GB DDR4 Memory, 2TB (1TB x 2) M.2 SSD, AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL Graphics, Windows 10 Pro

8th Generation Intel Quad-Core i7-8705G 3.10 GHz Processor (8 MB Cache, up to 4.10 GHz)

64GB DDR4 2400 MHz Memory, 2TB (1TB x 2) M.2 Solid State Drive, Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)

AMD Radeon RX Vega M GL Graphics, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), Bluetooth 4.2, VR-Ready, 4K Support

5 x USB 3.1 Type-A, 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C, 2 x Thunderbolt 3, 2 x Mini DisplayPort 1.2, 2 x HDMI

2-Year Warranty by Techno Intelligence, AC Adapter Included, No Monitor Included, No Optical Drive