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On average, people who bought this desktop computer rated it as marvellous.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This desktop computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago.
Five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The Asus M52AD is a five USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port personal computer. Most of the other personal computers of this type and age have between one and eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Asus has good average reviews for its medium processor core computers as well as across its entire PC range.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 2,000 gigabytes, the Asus M52AD has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst medium processor core computers of this age. Across all the desktop computers of a comparable spec and age to the M52AD the total storage capacity range from 4GB to 3.6TB.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The average internal memory of personal computers of a comparable type and age to the M52AD is 7.8GB. At 12 gigabytes, the Asus M52AD has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the M52AD.
If you are looking for a bigger internal memory then you might also want to look at the HP 800 G2 (£612.58) (16GB).
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3 PCI Express Slots Version
This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many computers of this spec and age.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most commonly found processor cache level on PCs of this spec and age.
Five USB 3.0 Ports
The Asus M52AD is a five USB 3.0 port personal computer.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this PC is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many desktop computers that came out more than a year ago.
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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
At only 1,100 megahertz, the Asus M52AD has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec personal computers that were launched around the same time as the M52AD. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies of computers of a comparable age and type to the M52AD range from 700MHz to 1,300MHz.
Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this personal computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on medium processor core computers that have been around for a comparable time 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.
Desktop computers with a faster storage speed that might be worth looking at include the Acer Veriton X4630G (£497.77) (SSD).
Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on PCs of this age and type.
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
The Asus M52AD is a two USB 2.0 port desktop computer.
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Only Has One Memory Slot
The Asus M52AD has a greater number of memory slots than most personal computers of a comparable age and type to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this desktop computer. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this personal computer.
Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Across all the computers of this spec and age the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1GB to 64GB. At only 1.024 gigabytes, the Asus M52AD has a fairly small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the M52AD.
Only One PCI Express X1 Slot
The Asus M52AD is a one PCI Express x1 slot computer. Most of the other PCs of this spec and age have between one and two PCI Express x1 slots.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
With a maximum internal memory of only 16 gigabytes, the Asus M52AD has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that were launched more than a year ago. Medium processor core computers that were released one year ago have maximum internal memory of between 2GB and 520GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 33GB.
Only Four Processor Threads
The Asus M52AD is a four processor thread computer.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This desktop computer was released over a year ago.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 3.2 gigahertz, the Asus M52AD has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other PCs of this spec and age.
If this personal computer processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might want to consider the HP 800 G2 (£826.80) (3.4GHz).
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