ASUS ExpertCenter D500SC-AB504 Small Form Factor Desktop PC w/ Intel i5-11400 Review

ASUS ExpertCenter D500SC-AB504 Desktop PC

ASUS ExpertCenter D500SC Small Form Desktop PC, i5-11400

ASUS ExpertCenter D500SC-AB504 is a modern small form desktop computer with the latest generation Intel i5-11400 processor, large storage space of 256GB SSD + 1GB HDD, 16GB DDR4 SDRAM memory, Windows 10 Home operating system, TPM 2.0 Security and a good range of connectivity options & ports.

Asus ExpertCenter is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 122 customers at the time of this post release. July 10, 2021 is the date it first became available at and is currently ranked the 24th best selling small form factor computer. You can purchase the ExpertCenter with the Intel i5-10400 processor (with Windows 10 Pro), 8GB or 12GB RAM or with 512GB SSD storage. Please refer to the product page for the different configurations and current pricing.

The quarter one of 2021 release 11th generation hecta-core Intel i5-11400 processor (12M cache) works at the speeds between 3.6GHz and 4.4GHz with the turbo boost function. With an impressive average CPU Passmark benchmark score of 17361 it can handle the most demanding tasks as well as your daily tasks easily. You can edit multimedia and play the modern, challenging games without problems if it came with a powerful dedicated GPU. The typical TDP- Thermal Design Power for this processor is 65 watts.

The processor offers great multitasking power and with the 16GB DDR4 memory at 3200MHz you can have different browser tabs and apps open simultaneously. You have a great amount of local storage space and speed with the 256GB PCIe SSD + 1TB 7200RPM HDD on this machine. Windows 10 Home is preinstalled on this desktop computer and you can upgrade it to Windows 11 when it becomes available. This small form factor Asus ExpertCenter weighs just 12.13 pounds and measures 3.72 x 12.58 x 12.62 inches.

Intel UHD 730 is the built-in graphics card that shares the memory with the processor. And with a videocard benchmark score of 1546 you can play some of the modern demanding titles at the reduced settings and resolutions. Connectivity options include the WiFi 5 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 5.0, 4 x USB 3.2 gen 1 ports, 4 x USB 2.0 ports, Smart Card Reader & SD Card Reader, a headphone port, an audio combo jack, aASUS ExpertCenter D500SC Small Form Desktop PC Display Port, an HDMI port, a VGA port, a PS/2 mouse port, a PS/2 keyboard port, a Line in port, a Line out port and an optional parallel port.

It has a tool-free chassis design without any tools needed to open it and you can do your upgrades and servicing easily. You can put up to 4 storage devices inside the internal steel case. Please check out the Amazon product page for the expansion slots on this desktop computer. It has a very sturdy and durable construction, being built to the demanding MIL-STD 810G US military standards and the tough in-house testing of Asus to be protected from any accidents. It is a offers a reliable and flexible performance for the needs of your small business. You’ll get a reasonable quality keyboard and mouse included with your purchase.

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