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Asus Vivo Mini UN42
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Asus Vivo Mini UN42 2 Core Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB 32GB SSD

2 Intel Celeron 1.4GHz 2GB Jan 2015
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A Mini PC Of Epic ProportionsASUS VivoMini crams all your home computing needs in a mini PC that's only slightly bigger than your wallet. VivoMini is powered by a choice of 4th generation Intel... More
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Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Desktop Computers

Asus few processor cores computers have good reviews on average and across all desktop computers Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.

Four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The Asus Vivo Mini UN42 is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity computer. Most of the other similar spec personal computers that are a comparable age to the Vivo Mini UN42 have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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SSD Storage Media

The Asus Vivo Mini UN42 has an SSD storage media which is faster than most personal computers of this age and type. Most similar spec computers that are a comparable age to it have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store information in transistors on a circuit board rather than on optical or magnetic media. This has the advantage of being much faster than a traditional HDD drive.

This personal computer's storage speed (SSD) is in fact the best storage speed amongst all desktop computers that were released around the same time as the Vivo Mini UN42.

Amongst similar types of personal computer the worst storage speed is HDD.

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Very Light

Few processor cores computers that have been on the market for more than a year have weights of between 140g and 16kg. At only 1,000 gram, the Asus Vivo Mini UN42 is fairly light compared to most of the other few processor cores computers that were released one year ago.

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7 Reasons Against

Very Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

The average maximum internal memory supported by processor of personal computers of a comparable age and spec to the Vivo Mini UN42 is 29GB. The Asus Vivo Mini UN42 has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors (only 16 gigabytes) amongst desktop computers of this age.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of few processor cores computers that have been around for around the same time as the Vivo Mini UN42 is 100MHz, the fastest is 740MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 310MHz. When compared to other desktop computers of this age and type, the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the Vivo Mini UN42 of only 200 megahertz is one of the slowest.

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Quite Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of computers that have been on the market for more than a year is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 4.7GB. The Vivo Mini UN42 has one of the smallest internal memorys (only 2 gigabytes) amongst few processor cores computers of this age.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 32 gigabytes, the Vivo Mini UN42 has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other PCs of this age and type. Across all the few processor cores computers that were released one year ago the total storage capacitys range from 8GB to 3TB, and the average total storage capacity is 570GB.

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Very Slow Processor Frequency

The Asus Vivo Mini UN42 has a fairly slow processor frequency (only 1.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other personal computers that have been available for more than a year. The processor frequencys of computers of this age and spec range from 0.8GHz to 3.9GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.9GHz.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

The Asus Vivo Mini UN42 is a two processor threads PC.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The average processor cache of comparable spec computers that are a similar age to the Vivo Mini UN42 is 2.8MB, and the processor caches range from 1MB to 4MB. The Asus Vivo Mini UN42 has one of the smaller processor caches (only 2 megabytes) amongst few processor cores computers of this age.

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1 Other reason to consider the Asus Vivo Mini UN42

Released Over Two Years Ago

This personal computer has been on the market for over two years.

Specification

Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
PCI Express Slots Version
Processor Threads
System Bus Rate
Processor Cache
Processor Socket
Processor Model
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Channels Supported by Processor
Memory Bandwidth Supported by Processor (max)
Memory Clock Speeds Supported by Processor
Memory Types Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Series
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Stepping
Tjunction
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Configurations
Processor Codename
Processor Lithography
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Bus Type
Processor Cache Type
Number of Processors Installed
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Card Reader Integrated
Optical Drive
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Software
Operating System Installed
Networking
Wake-On-LAN Ready
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Outputs
Microphone in
DC-In Jack
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI Port
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Design
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Colour of Product
Water Cooling System
Performance
Product Type
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel 64
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Secure Key
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel FDI Technology
Intel TSX-NI
Idle States
Intel® OS Guard
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Execute Disable Bit
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Flex Memory Access
UART
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Supported Instruction Sets
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Processor Code
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor Package Size
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Power
Power Supply
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Packaging Content
Display Included
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers un42m028, un42m026, un42m026m, un42m028y, asus un42m015, asus un42m054, asus un42m087, asus un42m087y, asus un42m015y, asus un42m054y
Barcodes 04716659936336, 04716659946243

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