ASUS Republic of Gamers Strix GL12CX Desktop Computer

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ASUS Republic of Gamers Strix GL12CX Desktop Computer
Key Features
  • 3.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9700K Eight-Core
  • 16GB 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM
  • 256GB NVMe M.2 SSD + 2TB 7200 rpm HDD
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 (8GB GDDR6)
The Republic of Gamers Strix GL12CX Desktop Computer from Asus is a powerful gaming desktop with the aesthetics to match. Specs-wise, it's equipped with a 3.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9700K eight-core processor, 16GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM, an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM, and a 256GB NVMe M.2 SSD along with a 2TB 7200 rpm HDD. With this combination of hardware, you'll be able to easily tackle everyday tasks and play graphically demanding games. Other integrated features include a SuperMulti DVD drive, an SD card reader, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1 and Gen 2 Type-A ports, as well as HDMI and DisplayPort outputs. The operating system installed is Windows 10 and it comes with a USB gaming keyboard and mouse, so you can get started as soon as possible.
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ASUS Strix GL12CX Overview

The Republic of Gamers Strix GL12CX Desktop Computer from Asus is a powerful gaming desktop with the aesthetics to match. Specs-wise, it's equipped with a 3.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9700K eight-core processor, 16GB of 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM, an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics card with 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM, and a 256GB NVMe M.2 SSD along with a 2TB 7200 rpm HDD. With this combination of hardware, you'll be able to easily tackle everyday tasks and play graphically demanding games. Other integrated features include a SuperMulti DVD drive, an SD card reader, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1 and Gen 2 Type-A ports, as well as HDMI and DisplayPort outputs. The operating system installed is Windows 10 and it comes with a USB gaming keyboard and mouse, so you can get started as soon as possible.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-Series Graphics Card
Based on NVIDIA's Turing architecture, the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-series graphics card provides major improvements in performance, memory bandwidth, and power efficiency over its predecessor, the Pascal architecture. Moreover, it features dedicated Ray-Tracing cores for enhanced graphical quality and life-like images. When used with a monitor that has G-SYNC hardware installed, the monitor's refresh rate will sync and lock with the graphics card's output frame rate. Establishing this sync removes tearing and stuttering which can result from conventional fixed screen refresh rates. An additional benefit of G-SYNC is reduced lag so gamers will benefit from the improved command response time as well.
Asus Aura Sync RGB Led Lighting
The ROG STRIX GL12 can be customized with Aura Sync lighting effects to reflect your gaming persona or the feel of the gaming you're currently playing.
Included USB Gaming Keyboard & Mouse
Pair it with the included ROG Strix Flare keyboard and ROG Gladius mouse to give your entire gaming rig a consistent look and feel.
Wi-Fi
Designed to make it easier for consumers to understand the different Wi-Fi standards, Wi-Fi will now be identified by their generation and major Wi-Fi technology releases. 802.11n will now be referred to as Wi-Fi 4, 802.11ac is now Wi-Fi 5, and 802.11ax will be known as Wi-Fi 6. Future Wi-Fi releases will follow the same numerical sequence.
Windows 10 Home
Start Menu
After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8's Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.
Cortana
Microsoft's digital personal assistant, Cortana can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Notebook, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information gathering skills.
Microsoft Edge
After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.
Windows Store
For Windows 10, Microsoft has unified the Windows Store. Now, apps for PCs, tablets, and phones will all be accessible from one place. And with support for Universal Apps, one version of an app can work across all your compatible devices automatically.
Windows Continuum
Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it's not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.
Xbox on Windows 10
Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.

ASUS Strix GL12CX Specs

Operating System
Windows 10 Home
Performance
Processor
Intel Z390
CPU
3.6 GHz Intel Core i7-9700K 8-Core
Maximum Boost Speed
4.9 GHz
L3 Cache
12 MB
Memory Type
2666 MHz DDR4
Total Installed Memory
16 GB
Memory Configuration
2x 8 GB (User-Replaceable)
Memory Slot Type
DIMM
Memory Slots
No
Buffered Memory
No
ECC Memory
No
Graphics Type
Dedicated
GPU
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 with 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM
Storage and Expansion
SSD Slots
3 x M.2
Solid State Storage
1 x 256 GB M.2 NVMe PCIe
Hard Disk Storage
1 x 2 TB 3.5" SATA (7200 rpm)
PCI Expansion
1x PCIe x1
1x PCIe x16
Optical Drive
SuperMulti DVD Burner
I/O
Ports
2 x USB-A 2.0
4 x USB-A 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
2 x USB-A 3.1/3.2 Gen 2
Display I/O
1x HDMI Output
Audio I/O
1x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Microphone Input
3x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Line Output
1x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Line Input
1x TOSLINK S/PDIF Output
Communications
Network I/O
1x RJ45 (Gigabit Ethernet)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bluetooth
5.0
Keyboard & Mouse
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Pointing Device
USB Mouse
General
Power Supply
700 W with
Dimensions
7 x 15.7 x 18" / 177.8 x 398.8 x 457.2 mm
Weight
30 lb / 13.61 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight
36.45 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
22 x 20.5 x 12"

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