Intel already offers three mini PC NUC with pre-installed drives Optane
Intel reportedly is already offering mini PC NUC family with new solid state drives Optane. Recall to work with the data SSD need a processor not lower than the seventh generation, so all the available model NUC is equipped with such.
While aware of three models: NUC KIT NUC7i3BNHX1, NUC7i5BNHX1 and NUC7i7BNHX1. All this is not ready your PC and Barebone-kits, but Optane equipped with SSD capacity of 16 GB. Since these drives can only serve the role of caching, this volume enough.
As for the models, they are basically just processors. This Core i3-7100U, Core i5-7260U or Core i7-7567U. All PC allow you to install up to 32GB of RAM, drive size 2.5 inch, SSD format M. 2. The only difference between the PC except the CPU, is the lack of younger models support Thunderbolt 3 connector USB-C.
For kits please 324, 414 and $ 528, respectively.