Comparison of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs HP Envy (3LA23AA#ABA)
Comparison of HP Envy (3LA23AA#ABA) vs Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs HP Envy (3LA23AA#ABA)

Comparison summary

For performance HP Envy has a better processor. Intel NUC 8 VR contains more memory.

For displaying graphics NUC 8 VR has a lot better performing graphics card.

Envy is cheaper.

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

Envy has an HDD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)
Compare technical specifications of HP Envy (3LA23AA#ABA)

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)

HP Envy (3LA23AA#ABA)

Compare specifications

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)HP Envy (3LA23AA#ABA)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i7-8700
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
32gb12gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and other heavy programs.
Radeon RX Vega M GHRadeon RX 550
Weight
3 lbs (1.36 kg)19 lbs (8.62 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
8.7 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches14.57 x 14.37 x 6.06 inches
(22.1 x 13.97 x 3.81 cm)(37.01 x 36.5 x 15.39 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
250gb SSD250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,159.95$1,129.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,159.95$879.99
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Amazon.com description

Intel NUC 8 VR NUC8I7HVK Gaming Mini PC - 8th Gen Intel Quad-Core i7-8809G Processor up to 4.20 GHz, 32GB DDR4 Memory, 256GB NVMe Solid State Drive, AMD Radeon RX Vega M GH Graphics, Windows 10 Home

8th Generation Intel Quad-Core i7-8809G 3.10 GHz Processor (8 MB Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)

32GB DDR4 2400 MHz Memory, 256GB NVMe Solid State Drive, Windows 10 Home (64-bit)

AMD Radeon RX Vega M GH 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

HP Envy Desktop Computer, Intel Core i7-8700, AMD Radeon RX 550, 12GB RAM, 1TB Hard Drive, 256GB SSD, Windows 10 (795-0020, Silver)

Processor: 8th Generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8700 Processor, 6-Core, 3.20GHz.

Video graphics: AMD Radeon(TM) RX 550 (4 GB GDDR5 dedicated).

Memory: 12 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (upgradable to 64 GB).

Hard drive and solid-state drive: 1 TB 7200RPM SATA and 256 GB SSD.

Operating system: Windows 10 Home.

Ports: Headphone/Microphone Combo, 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (front), 2 USB 3.1 Gen 2 (front), 1 USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C(TM) (front), Microphone, 2 USB 2.0 (rear), 4 USB 3.1 Gen 1 (rear), HDMI Out (rear), DisplayPort(TM) (rear), 10/100/1000 Base-T Network, and an HP 3-in-1 Media Card Reader.

Keyboard and mouse: HP wireless keyboard with volume control and optical mouse.