A look at Intel’s NUC11 Enthusiast

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At CES 2021 platform, Intel announced its series of NUCs based on the Tiger Lake SoCs. The NUC11 Performance lineup was covered earlier. This piece looks at another exciting NUC11 offering in the enthusiast category. The NUC11 Enthusiast dubbed as the Phantom Canyon brings the Tiger Lake-U Core i7-1165G7 and adds an NVIDIA RTX 2060 to create a compact system suitable for gaming, streaming, and content creation.

The machine is nothing to scold at and has reportedly only two SKUs. According to sources, the NUC11PHKi7C is the basic version, while the NUC11PHKi7CAA comes with 2x 8GB DDR4-3200 SODIMMs and an Intel Optane Memory H10 (32GB + 512GB) NVMe drive. The NUC11PHKi7CAA also comes with Windows 10 Home pre-installed.

The blue also provides a host of I/O options with the new NUC11 Enthusiast.

  • 2 Thunderbolt 4 ports (one in the front and one in the rear)
  • the display output from the Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 in the TGL-U processor
  • Two USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports
  • One SDXC UHS-II slot
  • An audio jack
  • A quad-microphone array at the front panel.
  • an audio output jack (supporting TOSLINK) on the rear.
  • A single 2.5 Gbps LAN port
  • Four USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports
  • Display outputs (HDMI 2.0b and mini-DP 1.4a) from the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060.
CPUIntel Core i7-1165G7
Tiger Lake-U, 4C/8T
2.8 – 4.7 GHz
28W TDP
Intel Core i7-8809G
Kaby Lake, 4C/8T
3.1 – 4.2 GHz
100W Package TDP
Intel Core i7-6770HQ
Skylake, 4C/8T
2.6 – 3.5 GHz
45W TDP
GPUNVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 (N18E-G1-B Notebook Class 115W) @ 1.285 GHz (Discrete)
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics (96EU) @ 1.3 GHz (Integrated / On-Die)
Radeon RX Vega M GH 4GB HBM2 @ 1.19 GHz (Discrete / On-Package)
Intel® HD Graphics 630 @ 1.1 GHz (Integrated / On-Die)
Intel® Iris Pro Graphics 580 @ 1.05 GHz (Integrated / On-Die)
128MB SDRAM
Memory2x DDR4-3200 SODIMMs
1.2V, 64GB max.
2x DDR4-2400+ SODIMMs
1.2V, 32GB max.
2x DDR4-2133 SODIMMs
1.2V, 32GB max.
Motherboard5.5″ x 8″ UCFF4″ x 5″ UCFF
Storage1x M.2 22×80/110 (key M) PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe/AHCI SSD
1x M.2 2280 (key M) SATA3 or PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe/AHCI SSD
2x M.2 22×42/80 (key M) SATA3 or PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe/AHCI SSD
I/O Ports2x Thunderbolt 4 Fast-Charging (front + rear)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A (front)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A Fast-Charging (front)
4x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A (rear)
1x SDXC UHS-II Card Slot (front)
CIR (front)
1x SATA III Power + Data Internal Header
2x USB 2.0 Internal Header
2x Thunderbolt 3 (rear)
4x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A (rear)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A (front)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C (front)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A Fast-Charging (front)
1x SDXC UHS-I Card Slot (front)
CIR (front)
1x SATA III Power + Data Internal Header
2x USB 2.0 Internal Header
1x Thunderbolt 3 (rear)
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A (rear)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A (front)
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A Fast-Charging (front)
1x SDXC UHS-I Card Slot (front)
CIR (front)
1x SATA III Power + Data Internal Header
2x USB 2.0 Internal Header
NetworkingIntel Wi-Fi 6 AX201
(2×2 802.11ax Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 5.1 module)
1 × 2.5 GbE port (Intel I225-LM)
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265
(2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2 module)
2 × GbE ports (Intel I219-LM + Intel I210-AT)
Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260
(2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.2 module)
1 × GbE ports (Intel I219-LM)
Display Outputs2x DP 1.4a (via Thunderbolt 4 Type-C ports, iGPU Display Pipe)
1x mini-DP 1.4a (rear, dGPU, up to 8Kp60, MST)
1x HDMI 2.0b (rear, dGPU, up to 4Kp60)
1x HDMI 2.0a (front, dGPU)
1x HDMI 2.0a (rear, dGPU)
2x mini-DP 1.3 (rear, dGPU)
2x DP 1.3 (via Thunderbolt 3 Type-C ports, dGPU)
1x mini-DP 1.2 (rear, iGPU)
1x HDMI 2.0a (rear, iGPU)
1x DP 1.3 (via Thunderbolt 3 Type-C ports, iGPU)
Audio7.1 digital (over HDMI and DisplayPort)
L+R+mic (front)
L+R+TOSLINK (rear)
Audio CodecRealtek ALC700Realtek ALC233
EnclosureMetal and plastic
Kensington lock with base security
Power Supply230W (19V @ 12.1A) Adapter120W (19V @ 6.32A) Adapter
Dimensions221mm x 142mm x 42mm / 1.3L221mm x 142mm x 39mm / 1.2L216mm x 116mm x 23mm / 0.69L
Miscellaneous FeaturesReplaceable lid with customizable RGB LED illumination
Status LEDs in the front panel
The quad beam-forming microphone array
VESA mounting plate
3-year warranty
Replaceable lid
Status LEDs in the front panel
VESA mounting plate
3-year warranty

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Nivedita Bangari
I am a software engineer by profession and technology is my love, learning and playing with new technologies is my passion.

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