The CM6870-US-2AA Desktop Computer from ASUS is simple yet powerful desktop computer that excels at multimedia. With a nVIDIA GeForce GT 520 graphics card with 1GB of dedicated memory as well as support for Full HD 1080p content, you'll be able to immerse yourself in a cinematic experience by connecting this ASUS desktop computer to a HD monitor or HDTV via the HDMI port.
The 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 port on this ASUS desktop computer computer will have you surfing the Web, streaming video or playing multiplayer games at blazing speeds. If you're looking to place your ASUS desktop computer somewhere your Ethernet cable can't reach, you'll be able to connect using 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. If you connect your ASUS desktop computer to your home wireless Wi-Fi network and also link your ASUS desktop computer to your HDTV using an HDMI cable, you'll have your very own home entertainment center.
The system is powered by a quad-core Ivy Bridge 3.1GHz Intel Core i5-3450 processor. It also has 12GB of DDR3 RAM, a 2TB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11b/g/n Wi-fi, an included USB keyboard and mouse. Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system.
Quad-Core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5 Performance
This ASUS desktop computer houses an Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5-3450 processor. Its quad cores can reach a speed of up to 3.1GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 3.5GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With DirectX 11 support and Intel Quick Sync Video technology, this ASUS desktop computer delivers smooth graphic performance and a high-quality playback experience. The 6MB of L3 cache accompanied with 12GB of DDR3 RAM allows this ASUS desktop computer to multitask smoothly and seamlessly
nVIDIA GeForce GT 520 Graphics (1GB)
This ASUS desktop computer has a nVIDIA GeForce GT 520 graphics processing unit (GPU) with 1GB of dedicated memory. With support for PCI Express 2.0 as well as DirectX 11 and Shader Model 5.0, the GeForce GT 520 offers high data transfer speeds for most bandwidth-hungry games and 3D applications while also maintaining backwards compatibility with existing PCI Express motherboards. nVIDIA PhysX technology offers better physics for a more dynamic gaming experience while nVIDIA CUDA technology accelerates the GeForce GT 520's cores for more demanding tasks, such as video transcoding, physics simulation and more
HDMI for HD Entertainment
Immerse yourself in a cinematic experience by connecting your ASUS desktop computer to an HDTV using the HDMI port. HDMI stands for High-Definition Multimedia Interface and can transfer both uncompressed video and audio signals. This means you'll only need a single HDMI cable to enjoy crystal clear picture quality and Full HD 1080p video content playback
ASUS Music Maker
Preloaded on this ASUS desktop computer is the ASUS Music Maker, which allows you to easily mix, cut and create your own songs. Choose from a large archive of audio building blocks, instrument samples and Beat Box. You can also record as well as add samples via drag and drop. With effective templates modeled after professional producers, you'll easily be able to mix your tracks. After you're done, you can publish your finished songs to the web or transfer them to a portable device
EPU - Up to 40% Energy Saving
Using the exclusive ASUS EPU chip, the world's first energy saving controller, this ASUS desktop computer detects real time CPU loads, which optimizes efficiency, and results in saving up to 40% on overall power consumption. There is also an Eco mode via a hotkey. The ASUS-exclusive Instant On effortlessly resumes your ongoing applications from Eco mode while still keeps your data secured in Hard Disk. Simply press Alt + F1 to enter Eco mode and press any key to resume
Smart Cooling System
The ASUS exclusive Smart Cooling system and Q-Fan lower operation temperatures by up to 11.4% and adjust CPU fan speed according to system loading. This enables this ASUS desktop computer to power through any intensive task and possesses utmost quality. Thanks to Smart Cooling system, this ASUS desktop comptuer is stable, quiet, cool and efficient
AI Suite II
AI Suite II is a one-stop interface that integrates several ASUS utilities and allows users to operate these utilities simultaneously from energy management, fan-speeds, voltage to sensor reading. AI Suite II offers you a user-friendly access to supervise you energy utility
With two 3.0 ports, you'll be able to experience fast data transfer rates. At 4.8Gbps, USB 3.0 is ten times faster than its predecessor, USB 2.0. The USB 3.0 standard is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 for added convenience
Built into this ASUS desktop computer is the Ai-Charger, which offers 50% faster charge speed for all your USB-powered devices, such as smartphones and MP3 players
This ASUS desktop computer has native SATA 6Gb/s for up to twice the delivery throughput of regular SATA and improved scalability, so your data moves faster and more reliably
Using high quality components and solid conductive polymer capacitors, this ASUS desktop computer provides utmost durability, improved longevity and enhanced thermal performance
In the Box
ASUS CM6870-US-2AA Desktop Computer
Limited 1-Year North American Warranty (USA, Canada & Mexico)