Asus upgrades ROG CG8580, gaming desktop


    Asus upgrades ROG CG8580, gaming desktop


    Asus announced the availability of improved and upgraded gaming desktop, ROG CG8580. As per the company sources, the new model is unbeatable on performance and reliability. The highlight is of course the use of Intel third generation quad core Ivy bridge processor. But it is just one of the highlights; there are more unique features which make it a powerful gaming desktop in the market. 

    Features and Specifications of Asus ROG CG8580
    Device TypeGaming desktop
    Display4 display
    ColoursOptions of black
    Dimensions270 x 600 x 500 mm
    Weight20 kg
    Operating systemGenuine Windows 7 Home Premium OS supported
    CPUThird generation Intel quad core i7 processor
    GPUMultiple choices; Nvidia GeForce units
    MessagingIM, Email
    Internal Storage2GB up to 16GB, dual channel DDR3
    External storage4XDIMM slots, 16 card reader slots
    WLANWiFi Go feature enabled
    Infrared PortNo information available
    USB2 slots for USB3.0 and 6 slots for UBS2.0
    GPS facilityNot applicable
    Audio PlayerHigh definition 8 channel audio, Xanor DX optional
    I/OHDMI, VGA, DVI, 8-channel AudioMicrophone, headphone ports too
    Audio JackAvailable
    Power700 W
    ACCESSORIESKeyboard, Mouse, Power cord, Manuals
    ANNOUNCEDMay ‘2012
    PRICENo information available



    In addition to these features, the desktop also come with pre-installed software packages like Microsoft Pack, Adobe Reader, Nero9 Essential and Office 2010 starter. Audio features are commendable, high definition audio codec support will help users to have a superior gaming experience along with the availability of Nvidia GeForce graphics processors. Xanor DX audio card is used in this desktop. LucidLogix Virtu MVP improves graphics performance by around 60%. This will also increase video conversion speed by three times. 

    The highlight of this desktop is the availability of sixteen card reader slots which can read in cards like RS-MMC4.0, SDHC, MS Micro-M2, Mini SD, and Micro SD etc. Memory storage can be extended up to 16GB. Provision is given to support SATA drives too, which would enhance capabilities to play high end games. The desktop has also a line of utilities like Wifi Go, QuickFan, Web storage and Music maker which would make life easier for users. 

    Dekstop has RAID 0 built in for faster data access, at least four times faster than HDD. There is yet no information available on the pricing of this high end gaming desktop. Asus has quite aggressively positioned this new generation desktop for meeting the advanced gaming needs of the market.


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