Last October 23rd, ASUS launched the Zen AiO Pro Z240IC which is the first of ASUS’ Zen AiO Pro Series. The Zen AiO Pro Series is ASUS’ premium range of all-in-one PCs. The Zen AiO Pro Z240IC comes with a pre-installed Windows 10 and is also now available in the market at SRP of Php 109,995.00. We know that it looks like a big figure but let’s look at why it’s not.
Inside the Zen AiO Pro Z240IC:
- CPU: i7-6700T
- GPU: GTX 960M 4G DDR5
- Storage: M.2 SATA SSD 512GB
- RAM: DDR4 2133MHz, 8G *2 (16G)
- Screen: 23.8” Full HD 1920×1080 LED-backlit
- OS: Windows 10 (64bit)
- Connectivity: Wifi 802.11bgn & Bluetooth 4.0 (Single band)
- Dimensions: 585(W) x 434(H) x 52~190(D) mm
- 1 x USB3.1 (Type-C)
- 4 x USB3.0
- 1 x USB2.0
- 2 x HDMI-out
- 1 x Microphone
- 1 x Headphone
- 1 x 2-in-1 card reader
- 1x Power Input
- 1x LAN
- 1x Kensington lock slot
- SRP: PHP 109,995.00
Hardware Design, Display & Sound
Zen AiO Pro has an elegant unibody shell made from anodized aluminum. The rear cover of the PC has a brushed-metal finish. In front, you get a layer of edge-to-edge glass covering the 23.8” Full HD 1920×1080 LED-backlit display. This stylish machine is colored in classy Icicle Gold that will surely be a highlight in any room.
t was designed to be the ultimate multimedia entertainment boasting a stunning FHD 10-point multi-touch IPS display for vibrant, pin-sharp visuals that make every detail visible, along with wide viewing angles and ultra-responsive touch interactivity. Its audio system also gives you full range, realistic stereo sound in 16W with the 6 speakers located at either side of the Zen AiO Pro.
Performance Beyond Beauty
The Zen AiO Pro may be a pretty thing but don’t let it fool you. This PC packs a bit punch with the latest generation quad-core Intel i7 Processors combined with 16GB DDR4 Memory and lightning fast PCIe® 3.0 x4 M.2 SSD storage. It’s also the first to sport the next generation USD 3.1 Gen 2 with the ability to do data transfers of up to 10Gbit/s. In comparision, that meant that it’s 20x faster than USB 2.0 and 2x faster that USB 3.0. So, you never have to worry about lagging between programs when you Alt+Tab or switch between programs that are heavy on processing even as you transfer files from various storage mediums.
Moreover, the Zen AiO Pro also sports a dedicated NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 960M gaming-grade graphics with 4GB Memory. This enables you to enjoy HD movies and videos in lifelike colors. Yes, you can definitely play the latest games at full resolution on the highest quality settings. The only lag you’ll need to worry about is from your ISP cause this PC also has the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi accessibility.
Though unibody PCs were made popular by another computer company, ASUS guarantees that we can better performance and more at a reasonable rate. The ASUS Zen AiO Pro Series ensures the best entertainment experience whether you’re into playing games. watching movies or just chilling to music. This is definitely where form and function is worth your every centavo.