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Intel® NUC
System Memory

Memory requirements

  • Supports two 1.5V DDR3 or 1.35V DDR3L (low voltage) SO-DIMMs
  • 1333 or 1600 MHz
  • Unbuffered, non-ECC
  • Minimum recommended memory: 1 GB
  • Maximum memory: 16 GB
  • Serial presence detect (SPD)

Note

If you plan to install just one SO-DIMM, install it in the lower memory socket.

See the technical product specification for your Intel® NUC for complete system memory details and requirements.

Tested memory
Computer Memory Test Labs* (CMTL) tests third-party memory for compatibility with Intel boards as requested by memory manufacturers. See the CMTL Advanced Tested Memory List for this board.

The table below lists parts which passed testing during development. These part numbers might not be readily available throughout the product life cycle.

Module manufacturer Module part number Module size Module speed (MHz)
A-DATA* EL73I1B1672ZU 2 GB 1333
A-DATA AD7311C1674EV 4 GB 1333
Hynix HMT451S6MFR8A 4 GB 1333
Hynix HMT41GS6MFR8A 8 GB 1333
Kingston* KVR1333D3S9 4 GB 1333
Micron* MT8KTF51264HZ-1G6 4 GB 1600
Micron MT16KTF1G64HZ-1G6 8 GB 1600
Nanya* NT8GC64C8HB0NS-DI 8 GB 1600
Nanya NT4GC64C88B0NS-DI 4 GB 1600
Nanya NT2GC64CH4B0PS-DI 2 GB 1600
Nanya NT2GC64B8HC0NS-CG 2 GB 1333

Customer-reported compatible
The table below lists parts which have been reported as compatible by owners of the Intel® NUC Kit DC3217BY. Intel has not validated these modules.

Module manufacturer Module part number Module size Module speed (MHz)
Crucial* CT51264BF160BJ 4 GB 1600
Crucial CT51264BF1339 4 GB 1333
G.Skill F3-12800CL9D-8GBSQ 4 GB 1600
Patriot* PSD38G1600L2S 8 GB 1600

Customer-reported incompatible
The table below lists parts which have been reported as NOT compatible by owners of the Intel® NUC Kit DC3217BY. Intel has not validated these modules.

Module manufacturer Module part number Module size Module speed (MHz) Additional information
Corsair* CMSO8GX3M2A1333C9 8 GB 1333 Reports of random blue screens and instability
Related topic
Troubleshooting memory issues

This applies to:

Intel® NUC Board D33217CK
Intel® NUC Kit DC3217BY

Solution ID: CS-033764
Last Modified: 12-Dec-2014
Date Created: 22-Aug-2012