We checked 211 user and expert reviews for Asus personal computers and found that on average Asus has good reviews. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically for its medium processor core personal computers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that were released more than a year ago.
Quite Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
With a discrete graphics adapter memory of 4,096 gigabytes, the Asus M32AD has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that have been available for around the same time as the M32AD. Across all the computers of a similar age and spec to the M32AD the discrete graphics adapter memory capacities range from 1GB to 8.2TB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 1.8TB.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of a similar age and type to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many comparable spec computers that came out more than a year ago.
10/100/1000Base-T(X) Cabling Technology
This desktop computer has a 10/100/1000Base-T(X) cabling technology, which is the most commonly found cabling technology on medium processor core personal computers that have been available for more than a year.
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Supports Six Compatible Memory Cards
The number of compatible memory card supported by the Asus M32AD is more than most computers of a comparable spec and age to it. This personal computer supports an SD compatible memory card, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory card supported by personal computers of this spec and age. The compatible memory cards "Memory Stick (MS)", "MMC", "MS PRO", "SDHC" and "xD" are also supported by this desktop computer.
8.1 Audio Output Channel
The Asus M32AD has an 8.1 audio output channel which is better than the 7.1 audio output channel found on most comparable spec computers that were released more than a year ago.
This desktop computer's audio output (8.1) is in fact the best audio output across all PCs that came out around the same time as the M32AD.
The worst audio output across comparable types of desktop computer is 5.1.
Supports One Case Placement
The Asus M32AD has a greater number of placements than most personal computers that have been around for a similar time to it. This computer supports a Vertical case placement, which is the most commonly supported case placement supported by computers of a similar age and spec to the M32AD.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this PC is DVD Super Multi, which is the most frequently found optical drive type on medium processor core personal computers that have been around for around the same time as it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This computer supports a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core personal computers that were launched around the same time as it.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core personal computers that were launched more than a year ago. 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.
Personal computers with a faster storage speed that might also be worth looking at include the HP EliteDesk 800 G2 Mini[plb_3078512_price] (SSD).
Very Small Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
The Asus M32AD has a quite small maximum graphics adapter memory (only 1.7 gigabytes) compared to most of the other PCs of this type and age. Personal computers of this age and spec have maximum graphics adapter memory capacities of between 1.7GB and 2.1GB.
Only Has One Memory Slot
The number of memory slots found on the Asus M32AD is more than most comparable spec desktop computers that are a similar age to it. The most frequently 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 Asus personal computer.
Very Small Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
The maximum graphics adapter memory of similar spec desktop computers that have been around for a comparable time to the M32AD range from 1.7GB to 1.8GB. With a maximum graphics adapter memory of only 1,700 megabyte, the Asus M32AD has one of the smaller maximum graphics adapter memory amongst comparable spec computers of this age.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 3.2 gigahertz, the Asus M32AD has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core personal computers that are a similar age to the M32AD.
Average Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus M32AD has a fairly average hard drive capacity compared to most of the other personal computers that have been around for a similar time to the M32AD.
If this personal computer hard drive capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Alienware X51[plb_2501844_price] (2TB).
Average Total Storage Capacity
The Asus M32AD has a fairly average total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other computers of this age and spec.
Computers with a bigger total storage capacity that might be worth looking at include the Asus G20AJ[plb_2976890_price] (1TB).
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Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Asus M32AD has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other PCs of a comparable age and type to the M32AD.
If you are looking for a personal computer with a bigger internal memory then you might want to consider the DELL 270[plb_3068921_price] (6GB).
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…
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