NUC 6 Essential


Our fully configured NUCs come with high quality components that have passed our strict testing requirements for maximum performance.

6CAYH Full NUC 6 Essential

Base CPU Frequency

1.5 GHz

Turbo Boost

2.3 GHz


Intel® HD Graphics 500

Max Memory



802.11 ac/bgn

Max Resolution


Video Output

1x VGA, 1x HDMI


4x USB 3.0

do more, faster with your nuc6

Featuring 6th Gen Intel® Celeron® processors and support for up to 8 GB of high speed DDR3L RAM, you can get the memory you need to stream media, edit photos, or create projects. With 4 USB 3.0 ports, you can use a USB keyboard, mouse, and camera and still have room to charge your devices.

watch, work, & game in 4k

Intel® HD Graphics provide a brilliant 4K experience for home or the office. You can watch theater-quality videos or grab a game controller and answer the call of duty. You also have the performance you need to create content without having to wait as your video and images render.

cut cords, not performance

Access your digital life out of the box with the latest Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3168, Bluetooth 4.2, and Intel® HD Audio. Connect your Intel® NUC to any device for rich visuals and stunning audio.

  1. Intel® Celeron® processor J3455, 1.5 GHz to 2.3 GHz Burst
  2. Intel® HD Graphics
  3. Two DDR3L SO-DIMM socket (up to 8 GB, 1866 MHz)
  4. 1x SATA3 port for connection to 2.5″ HDD or SSD
  5. Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3168 and Bluetooth* 4.2
  6. Back panel DC power connector (12V – 19V)
  7. Two USB 3.0 ports on the back panel
  8. Combo speaker/TOSLINK optical audio jack
  9. VGA port
  10. One full-size HDMI* 2.0 display port supporting 8 channel digital audio (7.1 surround sound)
  11. Gigabit LAN
  12. Multi-color front panel LED ring
  13. Support for user-replaceable third-party lids
  14. Kensington lock with base security
  15. SD card slot
  16. Consumer infrared sensor
  17. Two USB 3.0 ports (including one charging port)
  18. Headphone/microphone jack
  19. Front panel power button
  20. Dual array front microphones