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    VivoMini VC65R

    VivoMini VC65R

    The all-rounded high-performance mini PC with an Intel ‘Skylake' processor, RAID support, and a versatile modular design with three configuration options

    • Versatile modular design with three configuration options for a wide range of applications
    • The world’s smallest mini PC that can accommodate up to four 2.5-inch solid state or hard disk drives.
    • Desktop-grade 6th-generation Intel® Core™ processor
    • RAID support for faster data access speeds – ideal for a NAS or server system
    • Space-saving design with an embedded power adapter and VESA-mount support for flexible vertical or horizontal placement options
    • Stunning graphics via DisplayPort, HDMI, or VGA
    • Full connectivity options including four USB 3.0 ports, one audio output jack, and one 4-in-1 card reader
    • 802.11ac Wi-Fi streaming with the free ASUS Remote GO! and Media Streamer apps
    • Quiet and energy-efficient performance even at full load
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    The all-rounded high-performance mini PC

    Compact mini PC dimensions and staggering performance, that's what you get with ASUS VivoMini VC65R.
    Whether you're using it at home or at the office, VivoMini VC65R towers over the competition thanks to a versatile modular design that gives you a selection of storage and optical drive configurations for improved data performance, productivity, and entertainment options. VivoMini VC65R is the world's smallest mini PC that can house up to four 2.5-inch storage drives.
    With a desktop-grade 6th-generation Intel® Core™ processor, VivoMini VC65R has the power to handle a wide range of computing tasks. It has built-in RAID support, making it ideal for a NAS or mini server system. An embedded power adapter allows for a space-saving design, so it can be placed horizontally or vertically to offer you better placement options.

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    Versatile modular design with three configuration options

    VivoMini VC65R has a versatile modular design that accepts 2.5-inch hard disk or solid state drives, and features three configuration options straight from the factory. Whether you're after larger storage capacities or looking to speed up your operating system, you have the flexibility to mix and match storage options to find one that best suits your needs.
    VivoMini VC65R also holds the distinction of being the world's smallest mini PC that can accommodate up to four 2.5-inch storage drives. This makes it ideal if you're looking for a NAS or server system, a data center, or video editing platform with super-fast RAID data speeds.
    Models with two storage modules and an optical disc drive are ideal if you're looking for a mini PC for daily multitasking and entertainment; while dual-storage models are ideal for those looking for capable mini PC for work or play.

    • Dual-storage configuration

    • Dual-storage with one optical drive configuration

    • Quad-storage configuration

    *Model and configuration availability may vary by region

    Desktop-grade 6th-gen Intel® Core™ processor

    VivoMini VC65R features the latest 6th-generation Intel® Core™ T Series 2.8GHz processor to give you the performance required to run processor-hungry applications.

    RAID support for 3x faster data speeds

    VivoMini VC65R features RAID support, making it an ideal NAS or mini server system. This arrangement not only improves data access speeds and performance, but also gives you added flexibility when it comes to data management. It's ideal for video editing and transcoding, as well as for use as a media server.
    Numerous RAID levels ensure improved fault tolerance thanks to data redundancy across multiple drives. In addition, RAID provides data resiliency, so you can recover data swiftly in the event of a hard disk crash. This makes VivoMini VC65R suitable for data centers in retail or hospitality establishments.

    Data Reading Speed (MB/s)

    * System performance test: CrystalDiskMark 3.0.1 Benchmarks
    **Testing configuration: VC65R | Windows 10 | Intel® Core™ i5-6400T Processor | DDR3 1600MHz 4Gx1 | 2.5” 512G SATA SSDx4

    Raid support

    Faster data reading

    Stunning graphics via DisplayPort, HDMI, or VGA

    VivoMini VC65R gives you ultra-realistic 4K UHD visuals. It's ideal for a home theater set-up, allowing you to browse the web, view photos from your SD card, or watch movies in stunning clarity.
    You can connect VivoMini VC65R to several displays for more onscreen desktop space; you can even extend a single window across multiple displays. It works with any monitor, HDMI-equipped TV, or projector to give you a multitude of display options.

    Optical drive options

    Despite its compact 20 x 20 x 2-inch dimensions, there's ample room in VivoMini VC65R for an optional optical drive for added convenience and greater entertainment options.   

    *Only available on dual-storage with one optical drive configuration

    Full connectivity

    VivoMini VC65R has full connecDvity features including six USB 3.0 ports, a 4-in-1 card reader, an audio-output jack, as well as HDMI, DisplayPort++, VGA, and COM ports. It has the latest 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and a Kensington lock for added security.

    Stylish and compact easy-upgrade design

    With its compact 2-liter chassis and a Zen-inspired spun-metal finish, the elegant VivoMini VC65R is ideal for any living space. An innovative embedded power adapter design helps save space, so you can place it vertically or horizontally for more placement options — you can even VESA mount it on a wall or on the back of a monitor.
    VivoMini VC65 has an easy-access slide-open chassis to make upgrading effortless. A barebones model is available too, so you can specify the operating system, memory card, or storage options to meet your needs.  

    * Barebones solution availability may vary by model or region

    VESA mount

    Spun-metal finish texture

    slide-open chassis

    Wireless entertainment at your fingertips

    802.11ac Wi-Fi, together with the exclusive ASUS Media Streamer and Remote Go! apps, let you stream content or control VivoMini remotely. VivoMini VC65R comes with 100GB of ASUS WebStorage free for one year, so you can safely store and access your files in the cloud.

    ASUS Remote GO!

    Take complete control of your PC

    • Cloud GO!

      Back up all your files on your ASUS WebStorage, Dropbox®, Microsoft OneDrive, Google DriveTM, and SkyDrive® accounts in one place

    • Remote Desktop

      Access and control your PC easily, anytime and anywhere

    • File Transfer

      Sync files between your PCs and smart devices with just one click

    • Remote Keyboard & Mouse

      For total PC control from the comfort of your sofa

    • ASUS Media Streamer

      Stream and share movie or music to a TV. Your entertainment goes wherever you go at home.

    • Dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi

      Enjoy stronger signals and three times the speed of previous Wi-Fi standards.

    • 100GB ASUS WebStorage

      Access your files anytime, anywhere with 100GB ASUS WebStorage free for one year.

    An energy-efficient mini PC that's as quiet as a library

    VivoMini VC65R keeps the environment in mind, and delivers incredible energy efficiency – drawing as little as 15W at idle. This means you can leave VC65R on overnight to download software updates or back-up files, all without racking up electricity bills.
    It also operates in remarkable silence – generating just 21dB of noise at idle. And it doesn't get much noisier at full load either – at just 35dB, that's as quiet as a library.

    Testing configuration: VC65R | Windows 10 | Intel® Core™ i5-6400T Processor | DDR3L 1600 MHz 8G x 2 | 2.5" 128G SATA SSD x 1, 2.5" 500G SATA HDD x 3

    Quality you can trust

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    Fully-tested. Assured reliability and safety.

    Years of engineering expertise have gone into each VivoMini VC65R, with each unit being subjected to a series of reliability and quality tests to ensure they meet our exacting standards. It can cope with temperature extremes and is robust enough to withstand bumps and knocks during shipping.

    • Power Consumption Test

    • Port Test

    • Power Consumption Test

    • Noise Test

    • Line Voltage and Frequency Test

    • Drop Test