- Aug 25, 2001
No, they wouldn't. That was kind of the point of me pointing out the other thread.Would those be able to handle his workload? If he can't do his job, then the system is pointless.
What he wants ("fanless") still hasn't evolved to the point of being viable for real desktop workloads. Even the NUCs have a fan! (In fact, so do even the Intel-branded Compute Sticks.)
Edit: I played with fanless mini-PCs for a while. They just didn't have the gusto I needed for my workloads. But I wanted a smaller PC. This is what I've settled on currently: