ASUS U500MA

ASUS U500MA

Color

Black

Operating System

Windows 10 Home - ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
Endless
Windows 11 Home - ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
Windows 11 Pro - 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
1TB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD

Optical Drive (Optional)

DVD writer 8X
Without optical drive
DVD reader 8X

Front I/O Ports

1x Headphone
1x MIC in
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 5.0/5.1
(BT version may change with OS version different)
Wi-Fi 5(802.11ac) (Dual band) 2*2 + Bluetooth 5.0/5.1
(BT version may change with OS version different)

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 2021 included
WPS Office Standard Edition (With license for 3 products)
Microsoft Office Home & Business 2019
Microsoft Office Home & Business 2021

Security

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

Included in the Box (Optional)

Wired optical mouse
Wireless optical mouse
Wired keyboard
Wireless metal golden keyboard
Audio module card
1 x COM port
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).