Deceptively Powerful Space-saving 12.5-liter chassis 4th gen Intel® Core™ processors and NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics for unstoppable WQHD gaming Customizable lighting effects showcases up to 8 million colours ASUS-exclusive Aegis application provided a gamer-themed interface to monitor system performance Effective heat management for ultimate stability Ultra-quiet:22dB at idle Shop Modal header The World's Most Powerful Compact Desktop Gamer-centric Designs ROG Quality Infused Robust Connectivity ASUS G20 The World's Most Powerful Compact Desktop Gamer-centric Designs ROG Quality Infused Robust Connectivity 360° Product View Deceptively Powerful ROG G20 is designed to dominate the small form factor gaming desktop segment, and has already received critical acclaim, receiving the Best Choice of the Year and Golden Awards at Computex 2014. G20 features a compact 12.5-liter case that houses a 4th gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor and an NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980 graphics card to give you unstoppable performance for games and home entertainment in WQHD quality. There's even the ASUS-exclusive Aegis application to help you monitor system parameters. G20 is designed with no visible exterior side exhaust vents. G20 has a thermal design that takes advantage of natural convection, with a hidden airflow channel that ensures efficient heat management for marathon gaming sessions. On top of that, it runs silently at just 22dB at idle2. On the outside, G20 sports a bold design – boasting a matte-black finish, aggressive lines, Mayan-inspired markings and customizable lighting effects showcase up to 8 million colors. The World's Most Powerful Compact GAMING Desktop Versatility in a 12.5-liter Case A one-stop gaming and entertainment system, ROG G20 is set to dominate the small form factor gaming desktop segment. Despite its 12.5-liter size, G20 packs quite a punch, giving you the performance you'd expect from a hardcore gaming system at a fraction of the size. Armed for Victory 4th-gen Intel Core i7 Processor Under the hood, ROG G20 can be specced with up to a 4th gen Intel Core i7 processor to give you unprecedented levels of gaming and multitasking performance. G20 gives you the power to take on the most demanding of tasks, allowing you to play games at their highest settings, watch videos in 4K UHD and even create awesome websites and 3D models for work. Thrilling Visuals NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980 Graphics Experience the most astounding visuals with the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics. ROG G20 draws you into an immersive world of colors and visuals in WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution , letting you play games at their highest settings on up to four monitors. G20 even gives you an added dimension to gaming with NVIDIA 3D Vision Surround bringing a fully immersive, stereoscopic 3D experience to you. ROG G20 is available in a variety of factory-customized configurations to fulfill all your needs including customized to have solid state storage. SSD on ROG G20 accelerates data access, resulting in a faster and more responsive system. SSDs are also more reliable and longer-lasting than mechanical hard drives. Ultra-Quiet G20 isn't just powerful, it's extremely quiet as well. You won't be disturbed when you leave G20 on overnight to download games, as It runs whisper-quiet at just 22dB at idle - more quiet than a typical library. Gamer-centric Designs Customizable Lighting Effects with 8 Million Colors ROG G20 has a bold design that features a matte-black finish, aggressive lines and Mayan-inspired markings. Customizable lighting effects showcase up to 8 million colors across the chassis, reflecting the feel of any game you're playing to take your gaming experience to a whole new level. Mind-blowing Sound with SonicMaster-optimized Gaming Audio Immersive visuals aside, the best gaming desktops take your gaming experiences further through audio. Through a unique mix of hardware and audio tuning software, SonicMaster brings you right into the fight. Gunshots ring out, explosions reverberate and even footsteps become auditory cues on the digital battlefield. Be immersed in battle whether you're using a headset or speakers3. ROG AudioWizard sound processing provides ROG Desktops with an additional layer of audio enhancement, with up to five customizable modes you can easily switch on-the-fly. ASUS-exclusive Aegis Performance Monitoring App The ASUS-exclusive Aegis application lets you monitor the performance of your ROG G20 through a user-friendly interface. Aegis lets you track CPU and memory usage, as well as your internet download and upload status. You can even set temperature and voltage thresholds and leave the system to maintain them automatically. Aegis provides you with an intuitive way to manage your system, putting you always in command. Intel® Gigabit Ethernet with GameFirst II Less lag for more wins! The very latest Intel® Gigabit Ethernet both lowers demands on the processor and improves connection stability — a double win for online gaming. Adding more lag-reducing support is ROG's GameFirst II with cFosSpeed traffic-shaping technology. Revamped to display an even more intuitive user interface, GameFirst II exclusive's EZ Mode open allows beginners to lower lag with no expert knowledge; while Advanced Mode allows hardcore tweakers to take full control. Either way, ROG G20 offers latency that's up to eight times lower than standard Ethernet, even when handling heavy network traffic — so your games and victories come first! EZ Mode Advanced Mode Infused with ROG Quality Effective Heat Management for Ultimate Stability ROG G20 is designed with no visible exterior side exhaust vents in order to keep the chassis' neat, clean lines. ROG G20 has a thermal design that takes advantage of natural convection, with a hidden airflow channel that ensures efficient heat management. Two internal fans further enhance heat dissipation, making ROG G20 ideal for marathon gaming sessions. ASUS desktops – Most recommended Windows desktop brand Innovation, design and reliability are at the heart of all ASUS computers. Winning Readers' Choice for overall satisfaction for the second year in a row, and for the third successive year in the home category, is proof that ASUS is better at delivering what customers want than rival Windows desktop PC companies. As PCMag.com says: “If you want a Windows desktop PC, ASUS is the best choice”.4 ROG G20 was the winner of a Best Choice Golden Award and went on to win the exclusive Best Choice of the Year Award, the top prize at Computex awarded to only one product. Robust Connectivity ROG G20 Gaming Desktop PC comes with all the connectivity options you need. It features a total of eight front and rear USB ports, so there's always a port available for all sorts of gaming peripherals. Hook ROG G20 up to an HDTV through an HDMI connection for large screen entertainment and gaming too. Super-fast and stable 802.11ac Wi-Fi provides strong signal delivery and three times the speed of previous Wi-Fi standards so you can play online games or stream videos smoothly. Built-in Bluetooth 4.0 conveniently connects ROG G20 to any Bluetooth device for a complete home PC experience. ASUS storage innovations also mean that your data is kept within reach. ROG G20 comes with 100GB of ASUS WebStorage space free5, so you can keep safely store and access your cloud-based data anywhere as long as you have an internet connection. You can also share photos and videos with your family and friends through a secure URL link. Power Button Slim Tray ODD Front IO -USB 3.0 x 2 -Microphone Jack x 1 -Earphone Jack x 1 USB 2.0 x 2 USB 3.0 x 2 RJ45 + USB 3.0 x 2 Audio Ports Slide speaker out Rear speaker out Center / subwoofer Microphone Line out Line in HDMI Output 180W Power Jack 230W Power Jack Discrete VGA output 802.11ac Wi-Fi 4.0 Bluetooth Complete Your ROG G20 ROG G20 comes with all the essentials and is bundled with a keyboard and mouse for a complete gaming package (mouse and keyboard may vary). If your ROG G20 comes with high end graphics options like the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 760 and above, it will feature two adapters to handle the increased energy demands. Also included is an ROG-branded bracket to conveniently hold the two adapters together. Intel, the Intel Logo, Intel Inside, Intel Core, and Core Inside are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. Tested on a ROG G20 with SSD storage only. Actual performance may vary according to product specifications. Actual performance may vary according to product specifications. Headset and speaker are not included in ROG G20 package. Reprinted from www.pcmag.com with permission. © 2014 Ziff Davis, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 100GB ASUS WebStorage free for 1 year.