Intel’s NUC 12 Extreme Kit is a DIY desktop PC you can build-out to be quite powerful despite its small size: just 4.72″X 14″. It comes equipped with a 12th Gen Intel Core i9 processor that has 8 Performance-cores and 8 Efficient-cores. It also supports 64GB of dual-channel DDR4-3200 MHz SODIMMs and three PCIe Gen4 M.2 SSD cards for serious storage. For ports, there’s a 10Gbps Ethernet port on the i7 model & a 12.5Gbps Ethernet port on the i9 plus two Thunderbolt 4 ports. Also, a glowing skull on the case that might scare mom if she ever comes down to the basement.
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