Article ID: 000058259 Content Type: Compatibility Last Reviewed: 07/20/2022

Can I Install an M.2 PCIe Cellular Modules into the Intel® NUC Kit NUC8i5BEH?

Environment

Intel® NUC Kit NUC8i5BEH

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Summary

Cellular M.2 modules are not support for use in the Intel NUC NUC8i5BEH.

Description

Unable to confirm if the Intel NUC's M.2 slot can be used for cellular modules.

Resolution

The 2280/2242 M.2 port on the Intel® NUC is reserved for storage modules only. The other 2230 M.2 port is reserved for the pre-installed Wireless module. Installing modules other than storage or Wifi is not supported.

For more information refer to the Technical Product Specifications section 2.2.4.2 Add-in Card Connectors.