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ASUS U500MA

Color

Black

Operating System

Windows 10 Home - ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
Non-preinstalled OS
Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
Windows 11 Home - ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
Free Upgrade to Windows 11¹ (when available, see below)

Processor

AMD Ryzen™ 5 4600G Processor (6C/12T, 11MB Cache, 4.2 GHz Max Boost)
AMD Ryzen™ 5 5600G Desktop Processor (6-core/12-thread, 19MB cache, up to 4.4 GHz max boost)
AMD Ryzen™ 3 4300G Processor (4C/8T, 6MB Cache, 4.0 GHz Max Boost)
AMD Ryzen™ 7 4700G Processor (8C/16T, 12MB Cache, 4.4 GHz Max Boost)
AMD Ryzen™ 3 5300G Desktop Processor (4-core/8-thread, 10MB cache, up to 4.2 GHz max boost)
AMD Ryzen™ 7 5700G Desktop Processor (8-core/16-thread, 20MB cache, up to 4.6 GHz max boost)

Chipset

AMD® B550 Chipset

Graphics

NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX1650 4GB DDR6 : 1x DP, 1x DVI, 1x HDMI
NVIDIA® GeForce® GT1030 2GB : 1x DVI, 1x HDMI

Memory

4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot, 8GB DDR4 U-DIMM, Memory max up to:64GB
4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot, 16GB DDR4 U-DIMM, Memory max up to:64GB
4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot, 4GB DDR4 U-DIMM, Memory max up to:64GB
4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot, 8GB DDR4 U-DIMM x 2, Memory max up to:64GB
4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot, 4GB DDR4 U-DIMM x 2, Memory max up to:64GB
4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot, 16GB DDR4 U-DIMM x 2, Memory max up to:64GB

SATA

4 x SATA 6.0Gb/s ports

Storage

1TB SATA 7200RPM 3.5" HDD
512GB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD
1TB SATA 7200RPM 3.5" HDD, 512GB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD
256GB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD
1TB SATA 7200RPM 3.5" HDD, 128GB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD
1TB SATA 7200RPM 3.5" HDD, 256GB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD

Optical Drive (Optional)

DVD writer 8X
Without optical drive
DVD reader 8X

Front I/O Ports

1x MIC in
1x Headphone
2x USB 2.0 Type-A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C
2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A

Rear I/O Ports

1x RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet
1x HDMI 2.1b
1x VGA Port
1x DVI-D
1x PS2
3 x Audio jacks
4x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A

Expansion Slots

1x PCIe® 3.0 x 16
2x PCIe® 3.0 x 1
2x M.2 connector for storage
4x DDR4 U-DIMM slot

Audio

High Definition 7.1 Channel Audio

Network and Communication

Wi-Fi 5(802.11ac) (Dual band) 1*1 + Bluetooth 4.2
Wi-Fi 5(802.11ac) (Dual band) 2*2 + Bluetooth 4.2

Power Supply

500W power supply (80+ Bronze, peak 550W)
300W power supply (peak 350W)
200W power supply (80+ Bronze, peak 250W)
300W power supply (80+ Bronze, peak 350W)
500W power supply (80+ Gold, peak 550W)

Weight

05.59 kg (12.13 lbs)

Dimensions (W x D x H)

16.00 x 29.44 x 37.35 cm (6.30" x 11.59" x 14.70")

Microsoft Office

1-month trial for new Microsoft 365 customers. Credit card required.
Office Home and Student 2019 included
WPS Office Standard Edition (With license for 3 products)
Office Home and Student 2021 included
Microsoft Office Home & Business 2019

Security

HDD User Password Protection and Security
McAfee LiveSafe™ 30-day trial
Trusted Platform Module (Firmware TPM)
Kensington Security Slot™
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) 2.0

Included in the Box (Optional)

Wired optical mouse
Wireless optical mouse
Wired keyboard
Wireless metal golden keyboard
1 x COM port
Audio module card
M.2 SSD assembly kit

Disclaimer

¹The Windows 11 upgrade will be delivered to qualifying devices late 2021 into 2022. Timing will vary by device. Certain features require specific hardware (see aka.ms/windows11-spec).
Displays / Desktops
Tower PCs