Compare technical specifications of Intel NUC 12 (SNKi7-16-1)
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Intel NUC 12 (SNKi7-16-1) vs HP Pavilion

Comparison summary

For performance Intel NUC 12 has a lot better performing processor.

The computers have different operating systems, NUC 12 has Windows 11 Pro and HP Pavilion has Windows 11.

For displaying graphics Pavilion has a lot faster graphics card.

Pavilion is cheaper.

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Intel NUC 12 (SNKi7-16-1)

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Intel NUC 12 (SNKi7-16-1)HP Pavilion
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
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Intel Core i7-12700HIntel Core i5-10400F
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
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16gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
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Intel Arc A770GeForce RTX 3060 12GB
Size (length x width x height)
12.08 x 6.11 x 13.28 inches
(30.68 x 15.52 x 33.73 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11 ProWindows 11
Hard drives
1000gb SSD1000gb SSD
Release date
November 16, 2023February 10, 2022
Amazon.com List Price
$924.99$879.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$924.99$836.00
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Amazon.com description

Intel NUC 12 Enthusiast NUC12SNKi7 Mini PC Core i7-12700H | 14 Cores/20 Threads | ARC A770 Graphics | Windows 11 Pro 16GB RAM | 1TB SSD - Packed Connectivity 6 USB-A, 2 USB-C, 1 HDMI, 2 Display Ports

𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗼𝗿: The NUC12SNKi7 is equipped with an Intel Core i7-12700H processor. This CPU is part of Intel's 12th generation Alder Lake lineup, and it offers 14 cores and 20 threads, making it a powerful choice for both productivity and gaming tasks.

𝗚𝗿𝗮𝗽𝗵𝗶𝗰𝘀: The mini PC includes ARC A770 graphics. Amazing graphics performance for a variety of tasks, including light gaming and multimedia applications.

𝗠𝗲𝗺𝗼𝗿𝘆 (𝗥𝗔𝗠): It comes with 16GB of RAM. While 16GB is sufficient for basic computing tasks, if you plan to use this PC for more demanding applications or gaming, you may consider upgrading the RAM for better performance.

𝗦𝘁𝗼𝗿𝗮𝗴𝗲: The NUC12SNKi7 comes with a speedy 1TB SSD. SSDs offer fast read and write speeds, which will significantly improve the overall system responsiveness and reduce load times for applications and files.

𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗦𝘆𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗺: It comes pre-installed with Windows 11 Pro, which is the professional version of Microsoft's latest operating system. Windows 11 offers a modern and user-friendly interface with various productivity enhancements.

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HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop Computer 10th Generation Intel Hexa-core i5-10400F Processor 16GB RAM 1TB SSD GeForce RTX 3060 12GB Graphic USB-C DiplayPort Bluetooth Black + HDMI Cable

16GB RAM | 1TB SSD

Equipped With The Most Powerful and Fast 10th Generation Intel Hexa-core i5-10400F (Base Clock 2.9GHz, Max Boost Clock Up to 4.3GHz, 12MB SmartCache, 12 Threads)

Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 12GB

4 x SuperSpeed USB-A (5Gbps signaling rate), 1 x SuperSpeed USB-C (5Gbps signaling rate), 4 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI, 3 x DisplayPort, 1 x RJ-45 Ethernet, 1 x Headphone/microphone combo, 1 x 3-in-1 Card Reader

The operating system of this product might be Windows 10 or Windows 11, Microsoft offers a free upgrade to windows 11 from windows 10, for more information please check out Microsoft's official website, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Wired Keyboard and Wired Mouse【Including a HDMI Cable】

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