Comparison of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs HP Pavilion (3LB74AA#ABA)
Comparison of HP Pavilion (3LB74AA#ABA) vs Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs HP Pavilion (3LB74AA#ABA)

Comparison summary

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

For displaying graphics HP Pavilion has a better performing graphics card.

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

Pavilion is cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)
Compare technical specifications of HP Pavilion (3LB74AA#ABA)

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)

HP Pavilion (3LB74AA#ABA)

Compare specifications

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)HP Pavilion (3LB74AA#ABA)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i7 SeriesAMD Ryzen 5 2400G
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
32gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and other heavy programs.
Radeon RX Vega M GHGeForce GTX 1060
Weight
3 lbs (1.36 kg)11 lbs (4.99 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
8.7 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches13.3 x 11.02 x 6.69 inches
(22.1 x 13.97 x 3.81 cm)(33.78 x 27.99 x 16.99 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,539.95$1,399.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,539.95$1,399.00
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Amazon.com description

Intel NUC 8 VR NUC8I7HVK Gaming Mini PC - 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8809G CPU up to 4.20 GHz, 32GB DDR4 Memory, 1TB (512GB x 2) NVMe Solid State Drive, AMD Radeon RX Vega M GH Graphics, Windows 10 Pro

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

32GB DDR4 2400 MHz Memory, 1TB (512GB x 2) NVMe Solid State Drive, Windows 10 Pro (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 Pavilion Gaming Desktop Computer, AMD Ryzen 5 2400G, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, 16GB RAM, 1TB hard drive, 128GB SSD, Windows 10 (690-0048, Black) (3LB74AA#ABA)

Processor: AMD Ryzen(TM) 5 2400G Processor, Quad-Core, 3.60GHz.

Video graphics: NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) GTX 1060 (3 GB GDDR5 dedicated).

Memory: 16 GB DDR4-2666 SDRAM (upgradable to 32 GB).

Hard drive and solid-state drive: 1 TB 7200RPM SATA and 128 GB SSD.

Operating system: Windows 10 Home.

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

Keyboard and mouse: HP black wired keyboard with volume control and wired optical mouse.