Comparison of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (Trident 3 9SI-449US)
Comparison of MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (Trident 3 9SI-449US) vs Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (Trident 3 9SI-449US)

Comparison summary

For performance MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US has a faster processor.

For displaying graphics Trident 3 9SI-449US has a lot better graphics card.

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

NUC 8 VR has more SSD storage Trident 3 9SI-449US has an HDD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)
Compare technical specifications of MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (Trident 3 9SI-449US)

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)

MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (Trident 3 9SI-449US)

Compare specifications

Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK)MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (Trident 3 9SI-449US)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i7-9700F
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
32gb32gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and other heavy programs.
Radeon RX Vega M GHGeForce GTX 1660 Ti
Weight
3 lbs (1.36 kg)6.99 lbs (3.17 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
8.7 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches13.63 x 9.15 x 2.83 inches
(22.1 x 13.97 x 3.81 cm)(34.62 x 23.24 x 7.19 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
500gb SSD1000gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,549.00$1,529.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,549.00$1,529.00
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Compare Intel NUC 8 VR / MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US vs other VR gaming gaming PCs:

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10-DELL-16471
$1,629.00
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Compare Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs iBUYPOWER Pro (Trace 9240V2)
iBUYPOWER Pro
Trace 9240V2
$1,699.99
Compare Intel NUC 8 VR (NUC8I7HVK) vs OMEN by HP Obelisk (5QB56AA#ABA)
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$1,999.99

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, 512GB 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, 512GB 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

MSI Trident 3 9SI-449US (i7-9700F, 32GB RAM, 1TB NVMe SSD + 1TB SSHD, GTX1660Ti 6GB, Windows 10 Pro) Gaming Desktop

Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti AERO ITX 6GB OC

Processor: 9th Gen Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-9700F 8 cores (3.0GHz-4.7GHz, 12MB Intel Smart Cache, 65W)

RAM: 32GB (2x 16GB) DDR4 2400MHz | Hard Drive: 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD + 1TB Seagate FireCuda SSHD (Flash-enhanced HDD)

OS: Microsoft Windows 10 Professional (64-bit) | Warranty: 1-Year MSI USA Warranty Parts & Labor + Lifetime Tech Support from EXcaliberPC

*PROMOTION: Exclusive Gaming Bundle (Gaming Keyboard/Mouse). See description for more details.