To begin off, Intel has launched the NUC M15 in two configurations – one with an 11th-gen Core i7 chip coupled with 16GB of RAM, and one other with an 11th-gen Core i5 processor alongside 8GB of RAM. Both will run Iris Xe graphics, function 15.6-inch touchscreens and run Windows 10 out-of-the-box. Other key specs, together with show decision/ refresh price, RAM speeds/ latency and storage particulars stay unspecified. Intel, nevertheless, says that the gadget will meet its personal ‘Evo’ platform commonplace that denotes super-fast efficiency and newest options.
Meanwhile, The Verge received a hands-on take a look at the gadget, and has revealed a number of extra particulars about it. According to the report, the processor choices will embrace the Core i7-1165G7 and the Core i5-1135G7. Intel can be soldering the RAM to the motherboard, which suggests it gained’t be replaceable by the consumer. It may also be supplied with a “variety of storage options”, to be chosen by the seller.
In phrases of design, the laptop computer comes with an aluminum unibody that’s 14.9mm thick and weighs 1.65 kg. Manufactured by China-based electronics producer, Tongfeng, the gadget apparently dons ‘premium’ match and end and comes with a regular chiclet keyboard with a glass Windows Precision trackpad beneath it. Connectivity choices embrace 2x Thunderbolt 4 / USB 4 Type-C ports, 2x USB-A 10Gbps ports, 1x 3.5mm headphone socket, and a full-size HDMI port alongside the edges, however there’s no native SD Card reader.
There’s no official phrase on which manufacturers are planning to convey the brand new gadget to the market, however Intel says it expects some prime firms to be a part of the lineup. As for pricing, the third-party manufacturers can have the ultimate say, however Intel expects these to be offered at between $999 and $1,499 (Rs. 74,000 – Rs. 1.1 lakh) relying on configuration.