For in-store pickup only, Fry's Electronics offers the Intel NUC Haswell Core i5 1.3GHz Mini PC Barebones Kit, model no. BOXD54250WYKH1, for $299. That's the lowest price we could find by $80. It features an Intel Haswell Core i5-4250U 1.3GHz Haswell dual-core processor, Gigabit Ethernet, four USB 3.0 ports, and 7.1-channel digital audio. Note that no hard drive, RAM, power cord, or OS is included.
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