Monster Performance. Small Size.

Devastate the competition with the most powerful Intel® NUC device available today.

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Get ready to play with fire. The Intel® NUC 12 Extreme is designed to scorch the competition with 12th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and support for up to 12-inch dual-slot graphics cards—with a PCIe x16 Gen 5 slot to support next-gen discrete graphics.

At just 4” x 14”, these are the most powerful Intel® NUCs available today, and they’re backed by a three-year warranty from Intel. Flexibility is built in with the modular Intel® NUC 12 Extreme Compute Element and the ability to customize graphics, memory, storage, and OS—including up to 64GB dual-channel memory and up to three PCIe Gen 4 SSDs. And every system comes with Intel® Wi-Fi 6E and 10GbE LAN for the latest in wired and wireless gaming performance.

With massive performance in a surprisingly small footprint, the Intel® NUC 12 Extreme gives gamers everything they need to light up the leaderboard.

Features

  • 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i9/i7 processors
  • PCIe x16 Gen5 slot for add-in discrete graphics (up to 12’’ in length)
  • Up to 64GB dual-channel DDR4-3200 SODIMMs
  • 3 M.2 key M slots
  • HDMI 2.0b connector
  • 2 Thunderbolt™ 4 ports
  • 6 USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A connectors
  • Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX211
  • 10Gb Ethernet port standard; and additional 2.5Gb Ethernet port on Intel® Core™ i9 processor SKUs
  • Intel three-year warranty

Ideal for

  • Gaming
  • Streaming
  • Content creation
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Processor

12th Generation Core™ i9-12900 processor

Up to 5.1GHz Turbo Boost Max, 8P+8E cores, 24 threads, 30MB L3 Cache

12th Generation Core™ i7-12700 processor

Up to 4.9GHz Turbo Boost Max, 8P+4E cores, 20 threads, 25MB L3 Cache

Graphics PCIe x16 slot for add-in discrete graphics (up to 12’’), Intel® UHD Graphics 770
Memory Dual-channel DDR4-3200 SODIMMs, 1.2V, 64GB max
Storage

3 x M.2 key M slots: 1 x 80 CPU-attached PCIe x4 Gen4 NVMe,

2 x 42/80 PCH-attached PCIe x4 Gen4 NVMe or SATA3

SSD RAID-0 and RAID-1 capable

Intel® Optane™ SSD and Intel® Optane™ Memory M10, H10, and H20 ready

Other Features & Technology HDMI 2.0b connector • Two Thunderbolt™ 4 ports • Supports 3 x 4K displays • Intel® Wi-Fi 6E AX211, 802.11ax 2x2 2.4Gbps w/ 6GHz + Bluetooth® v5.2 • dual internal antennas • 6 x USB 3.2 Gen2 Type-A connectors • Up to 7.1 multichannel digital audio via HDMI or DisplayPort signals • 2 x USB 3.1 headers • 2 x USB 2.0 headers
Operating System Not included. Microsoft Windows, compatible w/ Windows Server 2019; compatible w/ various Linux distros

* Processor is pre-installed on Intel® NUC 12 Compute Element

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Additional Technical Specifications

Processor

  • 12th Generation Core™ i9-12900 processor Up to 5.1GHz Turbo Boost Max, 8P+8E cores, 24 threads, 30MB L3 Cache
  • 12th Generation Core™ i7-12700 processor Up to 4.9GHz Turbo Boost Max, 8P+4E cores, 20 threads, 25MB L3 Cache

Graphics Options

  • PCIe x16 slot
  • Intel® UHD Graphics 770

Storage Capabilities

  • 3 x M.2 key M slots:
  • 1 x 80 CPU-attached PCIex4 Gen4 NVMe
  • 2 x 42/80 PCH-attached PCIe x 4 Gen4 NVMe or SATA3 SSD
  • RAID-0 and RAID-1 capable
  • Intel® Optane™ SSD and Intel® Optane™ Memory M10, H10, and H20 ready

System Memory

  • Dual channel DDR4-3200 SODIMMs, 1.2V, 64GB max

Connectivity

  • HDMI 2.0b port
  • Mini DisplayPort 1.4 port
  • Front and rear Thunderbolt™ 4 ports with 5V/9V fast phone charging profiles
  • Intel® Wireless-AX 201, IEEE 802.11ax 2x2/ Wi-Fi 6E AX211 (select SKUs) + Bluetooth® 5, with internal antennas
  • Six USB 3.1 Gen2 ports
  • 10GbE port standard
  • Intel® 2.5Gb (i225-LM) Ethernet port available on Intel® Core™ i9 processor SKUs
  • SDXC slot with UHS-II support

System BIOS

  • 256Mb Flash EEPROM with Intel® Platform Innovation Framework for EFI Plug and Play
  • Advanced configuration and power interface V5.0b, SMBIOS2.5
  • Intel® BIOS
  • Intel® Express BIOS update support

Hardware Management Features

  • Voltage and temperature sensing
  • ACPI-compliant power management control

Expansion Capabilities

  • Two internal USB 2.0 headers

Audio

  • Up to 7.1 multi-channel digital audio via HDMI or DisplayPort signals

Operating System Compatibility

  • Windows® 10
  • Various Linux distros

Environment Operating Temperature

  • 0 C to +35 C

Storage Temperature

  • -20 C to +60 C

Safety Regulations and Standards

  • IEC/EN/UL 60950-1
  • IEC/EN/UL 62368-1

EMC/RF Regulations and Standards

  • FCC Part 15B/15C/15E
  • CISPR/EN 55032/55024
  • ICES-003
  • VCCI 32
  • BSMI CNS 13438
  • KN 32/35
  • AS/NZS CISPR 32
  • EN 300 328
  • EN 301 893
  • EN 300 440
  • EN 301 489-1/3/17
  • EN 62311
  • AS/NZS 4268
  • AS/NZS 2772.2
  • ARPANSA

Environmental Regulations

  • EU RoHS
  • China RoHS
  • Taiwan BSMI RoHS
  • REACH

Energy Efficiency Regulations for Mini PCs

  • US Energy Star and CEC
  • EU ErP Directive
  • China CEL
  • South Korea E-standby
  • Australia GEMS
  • Israel Energy Source
  • Japan Energy Saving Act 2022年年年年: 15年年,54.7kWh/年

Notices and Disclaimers

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