Portable Intel Compute Stick debuts for Php7,788

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.

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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.


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