This ASUS G11 is designed for casual gamers who want a high performance gaming platform that doesn't break the bank. You'll be in awe of its futuristic outer space-inspired design with Mayan-inspired elements. It has numerous LEDs spread across four areas of the chassis, including a centerpiece with customizable light effects that can showcase plenty of colors - so you can adjust the ambient lighting to suit the game you're currently playing. Inside, this advanced chassis houses an improved processor, excellent graphics card for exceptional processing power and visual prowess. It also features a fast hard drive, extensive memory, and USB 3.1 for high speed data access.
Created for casual gamers who want a high-performance gaming platform, the G11CD Desktop Computer from ASUS is designed for users looking for a system that can provide them with the features they need in order to dominate the battlefield as well as handle everyday tasks such as browsing the Internet, creating and editing documents, and more. Equipped with a 3.0 GHz Intel Core i5-7400 Quad-Core processor and 8GB of 2400 MHz DDR4 RAM, the G11CD will let you efficiently multitask and quickly access frequently used files and programs. When you need more processing power, the CPU can reach up to 3.5 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost technology. In order to enjoy games at their best, you'll need a dedicated graphics card. Thankfully, the G11CD is equipped with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GB of GDDR5 VRAM, which lets you enable additional graphical options as well as crank up in-game visual settings. Furthermore, by using the HDMI and VGA connections on the rear, you'll be able to connect two displays for enhanced multitasking capabilities.
For storage, this system has a 1TB 7200 rpm SATA III hard drive. While it's not as fast as a solid-state drive, its large capacity makes it ideal for long term storage for all your photos, videos, music, files, data, and games. Should you need more, you can install additional drives in the extra 3.5" drive bay, as well as connect external storage devices using its two USB 3.1 Type-A, four USB 3.0 Type-A, and four USB 2.0 Type-A ports. A 6-in-1 card reader supports SD, SDHC, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, xD, MMC, and MMC+ media, allowing you to you quickly and easily transfer files from your mobile devices. You'll also be able to connect to the Internet via 802.11ac Wi-Fi or the Gigabit Ethernet jack for a more reliable and stable connection. Whether you run out of USB ports or would rather keep your desk free of cable clutter, you can pair compatible peripherals and devices to this system with Bluetooth 4.1 technology, and PCIe peripherals can be connected using the PCIe x16, PCIe x1, and mini PCIe slots. Additionally, a 24x SuperMulti DVD drive will let you read and write optical media. The installed operating system is Windows 10 Home (64-bit), and included is a USB keyboard, a USB mouse, and a power cord.
Intel 7th Generation Kaby Lake Processor
The Intel 7th generation Kaby Lake processor performs better and is more efficient than the previous generation of processors, allowing you take on demanding tasks, play games at high settings, watch videos in 4K UHD, and even create 3D models.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Graphics Card
The G11CD desktop computer features a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card with 6GB of GDDR5 RAM that will let you enable additional graphical options as well as crank up in-game visual settings so you can enjoy games at their best. There are also multiple video interfaces so you can connect more screens for enhanced multitasking capabilities.
DDR4 RAM provides you with fast, efficient, and stable performance at a lower voltage than its DDR3 predecessor so you can save more energy while still having the power you need.
ASUS Aegis II Utility
Aegis II is a system performance monitoring app that enhances your gaming experience. It can track your CPU and memory use, download and upload status, and even automatically warn you if your system exceeds temperature and voltage thresholds. Additionally, Boost Launcher automatically frees up CPU and RAM resources so you can enjoy lag-free gaming. You can even record and edit your gameplay videos to share with your friends and fans using GameAlive.
SonicMaster-Optimized Gaming Audio
SonicMaster audio combines hardware and software technology to deliver an immersive audio experience where you'll be able to pinpoint enemies based on their audio cues. It includes five different presets so you can adjust it to your current application. They include: war room, soundscape, battlefield, action, and multimedia.
Windows 10 Home
After its hiatus in Windows 8, the Start Menu has returned. Utilizing a combination of the traditional menu system and Windows 8's Live Tiles, the improved Start Menu gives you more information at a glance, showing notification information alongside your applications and other pinned items.
Microsoft's digital personal assistant, Cortana can answer your questions with information gleaned from both your device and the internet at large. You can type or even talk with her, if your system has a microphone. Using her Notebook, Cortana keeps track of your needs and wants, and she learns over time to improve her information gathering skills.
After nearly 20 years, Microsoft has finally replaced its Internet Explorer web browser. With Microsoft Edge, users can write directly on web pages and share notes with friends and colleagues. It also improves the online reading experience by adding a distraction-free mode and read-it-later functionality. Edge also has built-in Cortana integration; you can have her help you find a restaurant, make a reservation, and pull up directions without leaving your browser.
Windows 10 was designed for a variety of screen sizes and input styles, and with its Continuum feature, it automatically adapts to fit your needs. A Windows 10 tablet on its own requires a touch-centric approach, but attaching a mouse and keyboard will shift everything to a more traditional interface. You can even attach an external monitor to your Windows 10 phone for a near-desktop experience. But it's not just the operating system; Windows Universal Apps take advantage of Continuum as well.
Xbox on Windows 10
Gaming is a big focus of Windows 10. Xbox integration allows for PC players to match up against Xbox One players on supported games, and if you have an Xbox One, you can even stream compatible titles to your PC. Native support for recording with the new Game DVR feature makes it easy to capture and share your gameplay. The new DirectX12 takes better advantage of multi-core processors, giving games a performance boost, even on older hardware. Windows 10 also features native support for virtual reality headsets, such as the Oculus Rift.