Intel® NUC 8 Mainstream-G Mini PCs & Kits

Powerful performance and visually immersive graphics in a compact Mini PC.

Key Specifications

  • 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5 processor

  • AMD Radeon* 540X discrete graphics, 2 GB GDDR5 graphics memory

  • 8 GB dual-channel LPDDR3-1866

  • 16 GB Intel® Optane™ memory 1 TB SATA3 HDD

  • HDMI* 2.0b and Mini DisplayPort* 1.2



Intel® NUC Mini PCs and Kits

Introducing the first Intel® NUC with 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors and Radeon* 540X discrete graphics for all your gaming and entertainment needs. Play casual games, binge watch the latest series, or stream digital music like never before with a quad-core processor that delivers 2x faster performance.1 2

Intel® NUC Mini PCs

Choose an Intel® NUC that’s right for you – accelerate performance with Intel® Optane™ memory paired with a high capacity HDD to load the next game level up to 4.7x3 4 5 faster, or get efficient reliability with an SSD with no moving parts so bumps and drops won’t damage your drive.

Product and Performance Information


As measured by SYSmark* 2014 SE (Second Edition) Overall : Intel® Core™ i5-8265U processor, PL1= 15W TDP, 4C8T, Turbo up to 3.9GHz, Graphics: Intel® UHD Graphics 620, Memory: 2x8GB DDR4-2400, Storage: Intel® 760p SSD, OS: Microsoft Windows* 10 RS4 Build 17134.112, BIOS: X150.B00.1807031951, MCU: 0x98. Intel® Core™ i5-4200U processor, PL1=15W TDP, 2C4T, Turbo up to 2.6GHz, Graphics: HD 4000, Memory: 4GB DDR3, Storage: 512GB 545S SSD, OS: Microsoft Windows* 10 Pro Build 10.0.17134.48, BIOS: HSWLPTU1.86C.0139.R01.1801190506,MCU: 0x23 WEBXPRT* 3 Up to 1.8X better web performance with an 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-8265U processor vs. 5YO.


Benchmark results were obtained prior to implementation of recent software patches and firmware updates intended to address exploits referred to as “Spectre” and “Meltdown”. Implementation of these updates may make these results inapplicable to your device or system.


Performance results are based on testing as of May 16, 2018 and may not reflect all publicly available security updates. See configuration disclosure for details. No product can be absolutely secure.


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As measured by Game Level Load Workload comparing Intel® Core™ i7-8750H processor + 1TB HDD + 32GB Intel® Optane™ memory vs. Intel® Core™ i7-8750H processor + 1TB HDD.