Remember the Intel Compute stick we featured a few weeks back? Here’s the good news: Local merchants have started to include the small yet powerful device on their listings, as scheduled. The Intel Compute Stick touts to generally decent performance in a small package at a very affordable price, as it is equipped with a quad-core Intel Atom processor, 2GB of RAM, and 32-bit Windows 8.1 with Bing.
Intel Compute Stick (STCK1A32WFC) specs
- Quad-Core Intel® Atomâ„¢ Processor Z3735F (2M Cache, up to 1.83 GHz)
- 2MB L2 Cache
- Intel HD Graphics
- 2GB DD3L RAM
- 32GB eMMC Internal Storage
- expandable via SDXC v3.0 slot with UHS I-Support
- 1 USB 2.0 port, 1 HDMI 1.4a
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0
- Intel HD Audio via HDMI, supporting multi-channel digital audio
- Windows 8.1 with Bing (32-bit)
- 103 x 37 x 12 mm
As expected, it didn’t veer much from its international pricing. Prices we’ve seen on these local merchants’ online listings do differ — Villman has it listed at Php 7,788, while PCWorx has one up for Php 7,999. Read on our hands-on to know more about what power could this thumb drive-sized PC can bring.