This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as it.
Asus Has Good Personal Computer Reviews
Asus few processor core computers have good ratings on average and across all desktop computers Asus is one of the superior brands.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This desktop computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many PCs that were launched more than two years ago.
Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,150 megahertz, the Asus M32AD has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar type and age to the M32AD. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of comparable spec desktop computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the M32AD is 750MHz and the fastest is 1,200MHz.
Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed
The Asus M32AD has one of the faster processor clock speeds (3.5 gigahertz) amongst few processor core computers of this age. The average processor clock speed of PCs of a comparable spec and age to the M32AD is 2.9GHz, and the processor clock speeds range from 1GHz to 3.9GHz.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus M32AD has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other few processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the M32AD. The average hard drive capacity of few processor core computers that came out around the same time as the M32AD is 600GB, and the hard drive capacity range from 250GB to 2TB.
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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus M32AD has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst few processor core computers of this age. Computers that have been on the market for more than two years have total storage capacity of between 4GB and 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 560GB.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The internal memory of few processor core computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the M32AD range from 1GB to 16GB. With an internal memory of 6 gigabytes, the Asus M32AD has one of the bigger internal memory amongst comparable spec PCs of this age.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This desktop computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on PCs of this type and age.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on few processor core computers that have been available for a similar time to it.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi, which is the most commonly found optical drive type on similar spec personal computers that were released around the same time as it.
Has One Memory Slot
The Asus M32AD has a greater number of memory slots than most few processor core computers that were launched more than two years ago. The most frequently found memory slot is 2x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slots 2x SO-DIMM are also found on this personal computer.
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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The Asus M32AD is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port computer.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on personal computers of a comparable type and age to it. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
If you would prefer a personal computer with a faster storage speed then you might also want to consider the Shuttle DSA2LS[plb_2420911_price] (Flash).
Only Supports Six Compatible Memory Cards
The Asus M32AD has a greater number of compatible memory card than most few processor core computers that were launched more than two years ago. This desktop computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory card supported by PCs of a comparable type and age to the M32AD. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MS PRO", "SDHC" and "xD" are also supported by this Asus desktop computer.
Quite Small Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
With a discrete graphics adapter memory of only 1,024 megabyte, the Asus M32AD has one of the smaller discrete graphics adapter memory amongst few processor core computers of this age. The discrete graphics adapter memory of personal computers of this age and spec range from 250MB to 4.1GB.
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Only Three USB 2.0 Ports
The Asus M32AD is a three USB 2.0 port PC. Most of the other personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the M32AD have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports.
Only Two USB 3.0 Ports
The Asus M32AD is a two USB 3.0 port computer.
Only One PCI Express X1 Slot
Most few processor core computers that came out more than two years ago have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots, including the Asus M32AD which has one PCI Express x1 slot.
With a weight of 8.3 kilograms, the Asus M32AD is quite heavy compared to most of the other computers of this age and type. The weights of similar spec desktop computers that have been available for a comparable time to the M32AD range from 600g to 16kg.
When compared to other similar spec PCs that were launched around the same time as the M32AD that we have assessed, the Asus M32AD's height of 408.5 millimeters is one of the tallest. Computers of a comparable spec and age to the M32AD have heights of between 22mm and 450mm, and the average height is 210mm.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
This Asus personal computer has been on the market for over two years.
Reviewed 18 December 2014 by 25YearComputerContractor
Instead of complaining, I will state the facts: I purchased the machine after doing research for 2 weeks. First I noticed that the hard drive was partitioned into 3 drives, thereby lowering my... Read more…
Nice PC if you are not a heavy gamer. This Win 8.1 PC came with an app that simulates the old XP start menu. The Intel Core 3 performance is a noticeable improvement over the old 4 processors. A ver
Easy To Set Up
Easy To Use
There are other brands that have better specs for less money, but their component quality may not be as good. Other than that we have not had any problems with this PC so far
Hate the large brick ac adapter but I guess that's the trade-off for having such a small pc
Nice machine for home office. Great for Internet browsing, Word documents, simple spreadsheets, etc.
I installed 250GB SSD and 750GB laptop HDD (because I already had it) in one drive bay and left... Read more…
Very fast, very quiet system that is fantastic as a small pc in a living room or bedroom.
I set it up in about 15 minutes and installed windows 8 with an external dvd drive. That didn't take very... Read more…
Tomias would recommend the Asus M32AD (Verified Purchase)
Overall the computer does everything i needed it to do as far as schoolwork and general perusing of the internet.
doesn't have a spectacular power supply and very limited expansion slots, so if... Read more…
ASUS has very poor customer service. They are unable to provide service for their destops. I have been trying for WEEKS to get recovery discs, which they don't provide at purchase. When I received... Read more…