VivoPC X by ASUS Is a Small Desktop for Newbies Among VR-Gamers

The VivoPC X desktop computer by ASUS is not bigger than an Xbox One and weighs approximately 2.3 kg only, however, it’s a fully-featured PC, operated by Windows 10 and supporting VR. At the same time, it’s worth admitting, that the hardware is intended rather for beginners than for old hands at the game.



ASUS VivoPC X is equipped with a Kaby Lake Intel Core i5 CPU, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card and 8 GB of RAM memory. The 512 GB SSD is used for data storage, and the connectivity possibilities are provided by four USB 3.1 and two USB 2.0 ports. In addition, this novelty features 802.11ac Wi-Fi, the Gigabit Ethernet, two HDMI ports and a DisplayPort with the NVIDIA G-Sync technology support.


Inner components of the device are protected from overheating due to the heat pipe cooling system and plenty of vents.


ASUS VivoPC X will be on sale in March 2017 at the price of $800.

Asus Announces ROG Poseidon GTX 780 Adapter with DirectCU H2O

Asus has officially introduced a new add-on to the GTX 780 graphics cards series – the ROG Poseidon GTX 780 (codename: Poseidon-GTX780-P-3GD5). The new-comer is initially differentiated by the incorporation of a hybrid DirectCU H2O cooling system, as well as of prime-quality components. The heart of the model is Nvidia GK110 GPU with 2304 CUDA cores. It operates at 1006 MHz. the GPU is accompanied by 3 GB of GDDR5 memory (384-bit bus), running at 1502 MHz (6008 MHz – efficient).



Asus ROG Poseidon GTX 780 employs a qualitative printed circuit board that boasts 10-phase Digi+ VRM digital power subsystem. Reliability of operation is ascribed to Black metallic solid-state capacitors, ferrite chokes with Super Alloy Power support, and classy transistors. They take care of the card’s lifespan, which, according to some reports, is five times longer than rival models feature.


To continue, hybrid DirectCU H2O combines a traditional air cooler along with liquid cooling. The …

Aspire GX-281 – the First Ryzen-Operated Desktop by Acer

The Acer Co. has replenished its product range with the first Ryzen-operated desktop. The vendor has called its latest PC Aspire GX-281. This model is performed in several versions and costs at least $800.



The Acer novelty can be based either on Ryzen 5 1400 or Ryzen 5 1600 CPU. In all cases gaming experience is supported by GeForce GTX 1050, thus, the PC belongs to the initial class of gaming models.


RAM capacity can vary from 8 to 64 GB, and data can be stored on the 1 TB HDD. Some modifications also presuppose the presence of the 256 GB SSD.


The interface set includes five USB 2.0, three USB-C 3.1, Gigabit Ethernet connectors, as well as audio jacks. One can also utilize a card reader, a Wi-Fi adapter and an integrated Qi wireless charging. The desktop is supplied with a mouse and a keyboard.


We should note, that a few resources assume the launch of samples with more effective CPU (up to Ryzen 7 1700X) and 3D-cards (up to GeForce GTX 1070).
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