Finally, Team Blue has announced the new Intel NUC 13 Extreme mini Gaming PC (code-named Raptor Canyon) powered by their latest 13th Gen Core processors. This new NUC 13 Extreme comes with a space for new triple-slot, 12-inch graphics cards to unleash even more performance for enthusiast gamers and content creators.
The modular Intel NUC 13 Extreme achieves incredible speed with up to a 13th Gen Intel® Core™ i9 desktop processor with eight Performance-cores (P-cores), 16 Efficient-cores (E-cores), 32 threads, and up to an incredible 5.8 GHz max turbo frequency. So, as you see you have no dip in performance even though you will have a small enclosure that technically you can carry anywhere as well.
The NUC 13 Extreme includes all the additional features and connectivity gamers need, including:
- Support for up to 64GB dual-channel DDR5-5600 MHz SODIMMs.
- Support for PCIe Gen5 x16 new triple-slot 12” graphics cards.
- Support for up to three PCIe Gen 4 NVMe SSDs (M.2 2280).
- Intel® 2.5GbE (i226-V) / 10GbE (AQC113) LAN.
- Intel® Killer™ Wi-Fi 6E.
- Two Thunderbolt™ 4 ports.
- Six USB 3.2 Gen2 rear ports.
About Availability: The Intel NUC 13 Extreme is expected to be available first in China with a release to wider audiences during the fourth quarter of 2022, with more rolling out through early 2023.
Coming to the prices for the Intel NUC 13 Extreme Kit will range from $1179 to $1549, and $760 to $1100 for the Intel NUC 13 Extreme Compute Element depending on the configuration and will allow users to customize their memory, storage, and operating system to suit their needs.
Here is the full specs sheet for your reference: