29th June 2020


What is a mini PC used for?

A nettop (or miniature PC, Mini PC or Smart Micro PC) is a small-sized, inexpensive, low-power, legacy-free desktop computer designed for basic tasks such as web browsing, accessing web-based applications, document processing, and audio/video playback. The word nettop is a portmanteau of network and desktop.

Hereof, how do you use a mini computer?

Minicomputers are used for scientific and engineering computations, business-transaction processing, file handling, and database management, and are often now referred to as small or midsize servers.

Secondly, can you game on a mini PC?

Yes. However, that doesn't mean that all mini PCs can play all PC games. For example, an Intel NUC (and other variants) is very small and could play many PC games. However, it relies on integrated Intel HD graphics, so modern AAA titles are probably not going to run.

What are the examples of mini computers?

Examples of mini computer
  • Apple iPad, Samsung tab.
  • Inspiron 1012 (Dell), HP mini 110.
  • Netbook.
  • iPod.
  • Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy series.

Is Intel NUC good for gaming?

An Intel NUC is a great way to get into building your own PC, even if you're looking to game. Being barebones, you'll need to provide certain items, like RAM, storage and an OS, but Intel will supply the rest in a very small box. Despite its size, you can still turn a NUC into a gaming PC with the right gear.
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