We calculated the average ratings for all Asus personal computers and also specifically for Asus medium processor cores computers and found that in both cases Asus had good ratings compared to other brands.
64-Bit Processor Operating Modes
This personal computer supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many computers of a similar spec and age to it.
Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
At 1.74 gigabytes, the Asus M32AD has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other similar spec PCs that have been available for more than two years. The maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of PCs that are a similar age to the M32AD range from 1GB to 2GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 1.4GB.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This personal computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many computers of this age and spec.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
Across all the personal computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the M32AD the total storage capacitys range from 32GB to 3.3TB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus M32AD has one of the bigger total storage capacitys amongst medium processor cores computers of this age.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most commonly supported PCI Express slots version on computers of a comparable age and spec to it.
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DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this personal computer is DVD Super Multi, which is typical of many PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.
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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys
The Asus M32AD is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity computer.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
Across all the similar spec desktop computers that are a comparable age to the M32AD the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 850MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,200MHz. At only 1,100 megahertz, the Asus M32AD has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores computers that were released more than two years ago.
Only HDD Storage Media
The storage speed of this desktop computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage media on desktop computers of this age and spec. 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.
Very Small Internal Memory
The average internal memory of desktop computers of this age and spec is 8.5GB, and the internal memorys range from 2GB to 64GB. With an internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the Asus M32AD has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other computers of a comparable age and spec to the M32AD.
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Only Supports Six Compatible Memory Cardss
The Asus M32AD has a greater number of compatible memory card than most personal computers of a comparable age and type to it. This personal computer supports an SD compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards supported by PCs of this spec and age. The compatible memory cardss "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MS PRO", "SDHC" and "xD" are also supported by this computer.
Only Three USB 2.0 Ports Quantitys
The Asus M32AD is a three USB 2.0 ports quantity PC. Most of the other comparable spec PCs that were launched around the same time as the M32AD have between one and nine USB 2.0 ports quantitys.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
At only 16 gigabytes, the Asus M32AD has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other computers of this age and type. Across all the medium processor cores computers that are a comparable age to the M32AD the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 260GB.
Only One PCI Express X1 Slots
The Asus M32AD is a one PCI Express x1 slots computer. Most of the other personal computers that came out around the same time as the M32AD have between one and two PCI Express x1 slotss.
Quite Small Processor Cache
The average processor cache of computers of this age and type is 6.9MB. At only 6 megabytes, the Asus M32AD has a quite small processor cache compared to most of the other computers of this type and age.
Only Four Processor Threadss
The Asus M32AD is a four processor threads PC. Most of the other medium processor cores computers that came out more than two years ago have between four and seven processor threadss.
Only One PCI Express X16 Slots
The Asus M32AD is a one PCI Express x16 slots PC. Most of the other medium processor cores computers that have been available for more than two years have between one and two PCI Express x16 slotss.
Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency
At only 3.3 gigahertz, the Asus M32AD has a quite slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other desktop computers that have been available for more than two years. The slowest processor boost frequency of computers that were launched around the same time as the M32AD is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 4.4GHz, and the average processor boost frequency is 3.6GHz.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
Asus released the M32AD over two years ago.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 3.1 gigahertz, the Asus M32AD has a fairly average processor frequency compared to most of the other PCs of a similar spec and age to the M32AD.
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…