For performance Dell XPS 8950 has a lot better performing processor. It also contains more memory.
The computers have different operating systems, XPS 8950 has Windows 11 Home and Intel NUC 11 has Windows 10 Pro.
For displaying graphics XPS 8950 has a lot faster graphics card.
NUC 11 is thinner and smaller in size.
|Dell XPS 8950 (XPS 8950)||Intel NUC 11 (RNUC11BTMi9)|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.|
|Intel Core i7-12700||Intel Core i9-11900KB|
|Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.|
|Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.|
|Radeon RX 6700 XT||GeForce RTX 3060|
|16.36 lbs (7.42 kg)||-|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|16.8 x 6.81 x 14.68 inches||14.06 x 4.72 x 7.44 inches|
|(42.67 x 17.3 x 37.29 cm)||(35.71 x 11.99 x 18.9 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 11 Home||Windows 10 Pro|
|January 18, 2023||August 2, 2022|
|Amazon.com List Price|
|Amazon.com Lowest New Price|
|Buy on Amazon.com||Buy on Amazon.com|
12th Generation Air-Cooled Intel Core i7-12700 12-Core 2.10 GHz Processor (25MB Intel Smart Cache, Intel Turbo Boost up to 4.90 GHz)
64GB DDR5 4000MHz Memory, 4TB SSD + 2TB 7200 RPM Hard Drive, DVD-Burner (Reads and Writes to DVD/CD), Windows 11 Home (64-bit)
AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT 12GB GDDR6 Graphics (3x DisplayPort, 1x HDMI) 4 Monitor Supported, Killer Wi-Fi 6 1675 (2x2) 802.11ax Wireless + Bluetooth 5.2
5x USB 3.2 Gen 1, 2x USB 3.2 Type-C, USB 2.0, 1x SD Card Reader, 1x Audio Combo Jack, 7.1 Audio 6-Connector Ports, 1x Gigabit Ethernet
2-Year Warranty & Free Tech Support, TPM 2.0, Kensington Lock Slot, Dell Wired USB Keyboard & Mouse Included, Power Cable Included, Night Sky Black
【Powerful Performance with Intel Core 11900B】Intel NUC 11 Extreme Mini PC, powered by latest 11th Generation Intel Core i9-11900KB Processor (3.30 GHz, up to 4.90 GHz with Turbo Boost, 8 Cores, 16 Threads, 24 MB Smart Cache, 65W)
【Customization】Seal is opened for Hardware/Software upgrade only to enhance performance. Upgraded to 16GB DDR4 3200Mhz RAM, 1TB M.2 Solid State Drive, No Optical Drive.
【Graphics】NVIDIA Geforce 3060 with 12GB dedicated GDDR6 with 2nd Gen RTX Ray tracing Ampere structure, enhanced Ray Tracing Cores and Tensor Cores, new streaming multiprocessors, and high-speed G6 memory. Supporting 3 x Monitors with display ports and HDMI.
【Connectivity】Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX210 802.11AX (2 x 2) capable of Gigabits/s and Bluetooth 5 Combo. Intel 2.5Gb Eithernet. Front Ports: 2 x USB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type A. Rear Ports: 2 x Thunderbolt 4 (thru USB-C), 6 x USB 3.2 (Gen 2) Type-A, 1 x HDMI2.0, 1 x mini-Display Port (up to 8k), 1 x RJ45. Supports up to 4 M.2 SSDs. 1 x PCIe x16 (occupied by graphics card) and 1x PCIe x4 (available).
【Rock eDigital Enhancement】Upgraded to Windows 10 Professional, Mini PC form factor, measured only 14.06" x 7.44" x 4.72" (D x H x W). Black color with RGB lighting. 3-year global warranty for system boards through Intel, 1-year warranty for memory and storage through seller, 650W internal 80+ Gold Power supply. Free Rock eDigital 32GB USB Drive. (Monitor, Keyboard and Mouse not included)