Frequently Asked Questions
Why did I choose this motherboard?
I selected this motherboard as it is not a gaming MB but is a workstation MB. The NVR will not utilize a lot of CPU power during normal operations. As the NVR will be set aside recording video and not used for any other tasks.
Why did I choose the CPU that I did?
Price and usage, as stated in the motherboard question I am only using the computer as my NVR and no other tasking. The price of an i7 processor is more than the Intel Xeon E3-1225.
What does NUC stand for?
NUC is used by Intel to describe one of their computers.
NUC -Next Unit of Computing
A small form factor computer kit manufactured by Intel. Their motherboards measure four inches by four inches. They come with a plastic case and a CPU fan, and an external PSU — the case has no room for an internal power supply.