The M51BC-US003S Desktop Computer from ASUS is designed with multimedia functionality in mind. The eight-core AMD FX8300 processor and 16GB of DDR3 SDRAM ensure you have the ability to carry on multiple tasks with ease. The dedicated AMD Radeon HD8570 graphics card provides enhanced graphics processing power for gaming, HD movie watching and more while allowing you to connect to a variety of monitors with DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA and DVI connectors. This ASUS desktop PC also comes equipped with a SuperMulti DVD burner simplifying the process of burning both CDs and DVDs.
Along with the variety of video connectors offered by the ASUS FX8300, you also benefit from one headphone input and microphone output, six USB 2.0 ports, four USB 3.0 ports, one PS/2 port, and 8 channel audio connectivity. Also found on the front of the tower is a 16-in-1 multimedia card slot compatible with a wide variety of media cards. Once configured, you can connect to the Internet via the integrated Gigabit Ethernet port ensuring you have a fast, reliable data connection.
Windows 8 is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles that update in real-time, which provide faster access to news, weather forecasts, sports scores, social network updates and more. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience.
More Speed, More Power
This ASUS M51BC Desktop PC is powered by the 3.3GHz AMD Eight Core FX8300 processor. ASUS "Bulldozer" architecture is built into this processor to deliver enhanced gaming and high-quality video playback for a complete entertainment experience.
Surround Yourself with Sound
ASUS SonicMaster technology with MaxxAudio from Waves provides refined music, enhanced surround sound and clearer voice in speech and recording. No matter what size of speaker or headset you use, you can adjust the settings to suit your needs.
Engineered to Be Cool and Quiet
The ASUS Smart Cooling System reduces dust accumulation, lowers operating temperatures by up to 52.52°F (11.4°C), and adjusts CPU fan speeds according to its current load for stable, reliable operation.
Complimentary 32GB ASUS WebStorage
With 32GB of ASUS WebStorage provided free for three years, you can keep your important data safe in the cloud and access it on any device with internet connection. Say goodbye to insecure USB flash drives,
USB 3.0 Connectivity
SuperSpeed USB 3.0 delivers up to 10 times faster transfer rates compared to previous generation USB 2.0, and charges devices up to 50% faster.
SATA 6Bbit/s Ports
This ASUS desktop PC supports enhanced data transfer speeds with internal storage devices, so everything from saving large files to loading new games is quicker.
The Redesigned Start Screen
Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a more tablet style design featuring tiles. These tiles are customizable to your liking as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen.
To the Cloud
With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more.
In the Windows Store, you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it.