ASUS VivoPC VM60-G072R Desktop Review

ASUS VivoPC VM60-G072R Desktop Review

ASUS VM60-G072R VivoPC Desktop
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Metallic gray Asus VM60-G072R VivoPC is a modern and compact desktop computer with an Intel i5 processor, spacious storage, advanced audio with stereo speakers, USB 3.0 ports, Bluetooth 4.0 and more- designed to be an ideal PC for home entertainment and daily computing.

Intel Core i5-3337U processor at 1.8 GHz, 4GB DDR3 SDRAM memory, 1000 GB hard drive at 7200 rpm rotating speed, Windows 8.1 (64-bit) operating system.. This is a powerful dual-core Ivy Bridge processor that lets you work efficiently and run things smoothly, also equipped with a 4 GB RAM (2 x DIMM memory slots) that can be upgraded to 16 GB. Hard drive space is massive at 1 TB for a system this compact and runs at 7200 rpm- which is faster than the usual 5400 rpm.

ASUS VM60 comes with a cover that slides out for easy and convenient do-it-yourself upgrades- if you need extra memory or hard drive space. It supports both the 1333 Mhz and 1600 MHz speeds when it comes to RAM upgrades. You'll also get cloud based 32 GB ASUS WebStorage free for 3 years to have access to your important data on whichever device wherever there is internet and you'll have kept yr data safe on it. Windows 8 or 8.1 is pretty much standard on most of the latest computers and the 8.1 comes with additional useful functions that will make your life easier.

In terms of graphics and audio, you have the integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 for good quality video and graphics capability (up to Full HD performance) and Asus SonicMaster tuned dual 2W speakers with MaxxAudio for the best sound when you're listening to songs, streaming videos or playing games. Elegant and compact spun-metal design ASUS VivoPC is only 2.2 inch high and weighs 2.6 lbs. It has a VESA-mountable design so it can be conveniently placed behind a suitable screen and it won't take up much space on your desk as it is anyway, with its 7.48 x 2.21 x 7.48 inch dimensions. A wireless mouse and a wireless keyboard are included in the package.

ASUS VivoPC VM60-G072R Desktop Review
ASUS VivoPC doesn't offer an optical drive but has almost everything else covered in terms of connectivity options: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless and Wi-Fi GO technology that allows you to use your tablet or smart phone as a remote control to navigate your PC easily, Bluetooth 4.0 for wireless connection with Bluetooth-enabled devices, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet with RJ-45 connector, 2 x USB 3.0 ports for charging devices swiftly and much faster data transfers, 4 x USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI port to connect to HDTVs, a VGA port to connect to monitors, a 2-in-1 card media card reader, 3 x analog audio jacks and 8-channel audio support.

Conclusion: ASUS makes great desktop PCs that are known for their innovative design, functionality, durability and reliability. VivoPC VM60-G072R desktop is no different.. It offers convenience and practical use, compact size and little footprint, sturdy build, beautiful design, powerful processor with ample storage (+ 3 yrs of 32 GB Asus WebStorage) and adequate RAM that can both be upgraded easily (easy slide-out cover), SonicMaster speakers and MaxxAudio, wireless keyboard and mouse at a fair price. It also comes with a 12 month Asus North America warranty as well as 24 hr tech support 7 days a week. Great value compact desktop PC..

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