ASUS Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is a premium 23.8” all-in-one PC designed for discerning gamers. Built around the latest 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors and using only premium components, it's a gamer's dream come true. From its frameless NanoEdge display to its impossibly slender solid-metal stand, Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is a masterpiece of design that pushes the boundaries of what's possible to give you an incredible gaming experience. Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is your portal into the future of gaming!
Vision, taken to the edge
The beautiful 23.8” frameless NanoEdge display on Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition features a 2mm-thin bezel that gives you the biggest screen in the smallest possible space: In fact, its world-beating 90% screen-to-body ratio means that it's similar in size to some 22” models! This amazing display delivers an unbounded, totally immersive visual experience, in an incredibly compact package.
*Bezel dimension excludes non-viewable area.
Images come to life
With its crisp Full HD resolution, 178° wide-view technology and wide 100% sRGB color gamut, the NanoEdge display on Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is a real treat for your eyes, and its responsive 10-point multitouch screen empowers your creativity.
ASUS Splendid visual-optimization technology ensures that whatever kind of content you're looking at, you'll see it in the best possible quality. Splendid features four display modes, which you can access with a single click. Normal mode is ideal for daily tasks; Vivid mode optimizes contrast to deliver stunning photos and video; Eye Care mode reduces blue light levels to ease eye strain; and Manual mode lets you make personalized color adjustments.
Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition also includes exclusive ASUS Tru2Life Video technology. Tru2Life Video software intelligently enhances every pixel in every video frame, so videos look more realistic and up to 150% sharper.
Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition features a gamer-centric design with an aggressive color scheme and sleek diamond-cut details. The red-and-black coloring and gunmetal back cover are teamed with a cyberpunk-inspired diamond-cut pattern on the base to show off your gaming prowess.
Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition comes with a gaming mouse and keyboard for ultimate precision and responsiveness, with an aggressive look that will satisfy the most demanding gamers, and let you dominate the gaming battlefield.
Now you see it, now you don't
ASUS Zen AiO ZN242 is packed with clever and practical details, like the pop-up camera on the top of the display. For privacy, the camera is neatly hidden when not in use, but with just a touch it's ready for action. The camera incorporates an infrared sensor, so you can use it with Windows Hello for convenient, password-free login using face-recognition technology.
Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition isn't just about stunning looks: It delivers seriously powerful performance, too. Featuring up to the latest Intel Core 8750H Hexa-core processor with 32GB of DDR4-2400 memory, a 512GB SSD and gaming-grade NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 graphics, Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition gives you the power of a traditional desktop PC for productivity, gaming or entertainment — all in a sleek, compact and elegant package.
Windows 10 Home
The awesome Intel Core 8750H Hexa-core processor delivers more than 2X the processing power of the low-voltage version. It can execute eight threads simultaneously, which simply means that Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is a master of multitasking and able to handle anything you want it to do. With its powerful 3.8GHz Turbo Boost technology, processor-intensive tasks such as gaming, video rendering and streaming are a breeze for Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition.
Pure pixel power
With the latest gaming-grade NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics, Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition houses unbelievable graphic processing power inside its slim and elegant profile. It can handle the most graphics-intensive duties without missing a beat, making it a real graphics powerhouse. When playing games on Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition, every pixel and movement are effortlessly rendered, so that you can enjoy your favorite games in their full glory.
To give you the most responsive experience when running multiple apps or copying files, Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is equipped with up to 32GB of DDR4-2400 RAM and an ultrafast 512GB PCIe® x4 SSD.
This also ensures a fast boot up and speeds up loading times of your favorite games, so there's no long wait to jump onto the battlefield!
Always at your service
Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition is designed to make your life simpler and more enjoyable. Its powerful array of microphones filter out environmental noise, greatly improving the accuracy of voice recognition for effortless interaction with Cortana.
With its two bass-reflex stereo speakers and exclusive ASUS SonicMaster Premium audio technology, Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition delivers 6W of incredibly rich, crystal-clear sound. A smart amplifier intelligently monitors and adjusts the speaker output to give you the maximum possible volume with zero distortion, so you can enjoy truly immersive gaming.
Ultrafast 802.11ac Wi-Fi allows Zen AiO ZN242 to connect to any wireless network at the best possible speed. Coverage is greatly improved, versus older Wi-Fi standards, so you'll have more flexibility when gaming on the go.
Zen AiO ZN242GD also offers a full complement of ports for connecting your devices, including three USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports,one USB 3.1 Gen 1 port, one USB 2.0 port, HDMI 2.0 output and an SD card reader. For your convenience, there's also a handy USB 3.1 Gen 2 port under the bottom edge of the display — perfect for quickly connecting a USB stick!
USB 3.1 Gen 2
USB 3.1 Gen 1
USB 2.0 Gen 1
Easy and secure remote access
ASUS ZenAnywhere is an online service that gives you secure remote access to personal data and webcams via your Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition. It even allows you to wake your Zen AiO ZN242 Special Edition, put it in sleep mode, or shut it down — all remotely! ZenAnywhere is easy to set up: Simply sign up for an account, sign in, and you're ready to go!