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    ROG GR8

    ROG GR8

    Console-inspired 2.5L PC with gaming desktop performance

    • Intel® Core™ processors and NVIDIA® GeForce® 750Ti graphics for unstoppable Full HD gaming
    • Ultra compact 2.5-liter form factor – ideal for the living room, bedroom, or to take to LAN parties
    • Precision-engineered SupremeFX audio for immersive sound
    • Intel Ethernet and GameFirst III for lag-free online gaming
    • Built-in Miracast receiver and dual-band 802.11 ac Wi-Fi
    • Ultimate heat and energy management with low operational noise at 20dB at idle
    • Slide-off covers for additional 2.5” HDD/ SSD and DIMM upgrades
    • Bundled pro gamer-grade Gladius mouse and M801 mechanical keyboard
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    • Product overview
    • Product intro
    • Gamer-centric features
    • Instant upgrades
    • Miracast receiver
    • Gaming Keyboard/mouse
    • Bundled utilities

    ROG GR8

    • Product overview

    • Product intro

    • Gamer-centric features

    • Instant upgrades

    • Miracast receiver

    • Gaming Keyboard/ mouse

    • Bundled utilities

    • Power button

    • Miracast Receiver

    • Headphone jack

    • Microphone jack

    • USB 2.0 (x2)

    • Keyboard

      • Mechanical keyboard with red switches and 6 illumination modes
      • Anti-ghosting, N-Key rollover, game / PC mode switch function

    • HDD status indicator

    • Audio jacks

    • S/PDIF optical out

    • HDMI

    • DisplayPort

    • Intel® Gigabit Ethernet

    • USB 3.0 (x4)

    • 19V DC-IN

    • Side Cover Lock / K-Lock

    • Mouse

      • ROG GLADIUS ergonomic optical wired mouse
      • Ultra-durable Omron switches with easy-swap design

    overview

    At just 2.5-liters, the ultra-portable ROG GR8 has a console-inspired concept that redefines gaming as you know it. It goes beyond traditional gaming consoles, giving gamers like you the performance and flexibility of a PC. With a matte-black finish, Mayan-inspired detailing, and a pulsing ROG logo, the GR8 is a mean gaming machine that sits well in your bedroom or living room; in fact it's so compact you can even take it to LAN parties.

    • Bedroom Bedroom
    • Living room Living room
    • LAN party LAN party

    Punching above its weight

    ROG GR8 boasts an Intel® Core™ i7 processor and NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 750Ti graphics to give you the capacity to game in Full HD. ROG GR8 features 8GB (up to 16GB) DDR3L memory, a hard disk or high-speed solid state drive (SSD), built-in 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and comes preinstalled with Windows 8.1*. With all that under the hood, GR8 has the horsepower to deliver the best gaming experiences – all in a compact 2.5-liter chassis.

    *Final specifications may vary

    Experience next generation gaming, today.

    The pre-installed Steam utility lets you download games into your GR8 with just a few simple clicks, so you can jump right in and play. ROG GR8 also lets you run PC games on your TV in Full HD 1080p with Steam Big Picture.

    Quite & cool gaming

    ROG GR8 draws less than 15W at idle, and is whisper quiet at just 20dB at idle and 28dB at full capacity – making it perfect for your living room or bedroom. It features a dedicated cooling system with dual copper heat pipes and a large fan that direct heat away from the CPU and GPU for maximum cooling.

    features

    SupremeFX

    Precision-engineered audio that surpasses expectations

    ROG GR8 features SupremeFX audio for immersive sound - Anti-EMI design, premium components, and audio utilities come together to give an added dimension to your gaming experience

    • Sonic SoundStage

      Lets you apply the ideal audio settings to any game genre in real time. It even works with SteamOS without the need for any additional software

    • Sonic SenseAmp

      Automatically adjusts the built-in amplifier to match headphone impedance for pitch-perfect sound.

    • Anti-EMI design

      Analog and digital components are physically isolated and separated to keep electromagnetic interference down to a minimum.

    • Premium Audio Components

      High-end Japanese-made ELNA® audio capacitors provide warm and natural sound reproduction. They are also known to render in-game audio effects in greater detail.

    audio

    * Sonic SoundStage and Sonic SenseAmp are available only on headphone jack at front

    Sonic Studio

    Sonic Studio is a brand-new audio-tuning suite that provides an aural treat. Use the one-click Virtual Surround function to simulate 7.1 channel audio, through a stereo (2-channel) headset. It offers five superb audio controls, including Reverb, Bass Boost, Equalizer, Voice Clarity and Smart EQ — ensuring that everything you hear sounds just amazing!

    Experience virtual 7.1-channel surround sound from your 2-channel headset! Dynamically adjusts to provide deep warm bass and crystal-clear voice Boosts the bass effects Choice of five environmental spaces for reverb effects Adjust detail settings to your own preferences Sonic Sudio is off
    Extracts human voice for clearer dialog/audio communication and vocals Sonic Sudio is off

    Sonic Radar II

    Scan and detect to dominate

    Sonic Radar II helps you detect opponents through an on-screen overlay that shows the relative position of gunshots, footsteps and other sound effects.

    Intel® Ethernet

    More throughput, less CPU usage and great gaming experiences!

    Intel Ethernet gives you better throughput without putting a strain on processor resources. It has better TCP and UDP performance, doubling the speed of similar technologies for small online game packets. (learn more)

    GameFirst III

    Network-optimization software for no-delay gameplay!

    GameFirst III helps you prioritize game packets and allocate more bandwidth for smooth, lag-free gaming. It features four preset packet-priority modes, as well as manual settings for total control over your network. And with its built-in Network Monitor tool, you can even manage network traffic and test connection speeds to ensure you're getting the bandwidth you paid for.

    upgrade

    ROG GR8 features special slide-off covers for easy access to the additional 2.5-inch HDD/SSD storage extension bay and SO-DIMM memory slots for quick upgrades.

    wireless

    ROG GR8 has a built-in Miracast receiver so you can stream HD content from your supported Android smartphone or tablet, and Windows 8.1 PC device straight to your HDTV.

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    ROG GLADIUS optical mouse

    ROG Gladius is a wired optical gaming mouse that gives gamers a competitive advantage in FPS games. Gladius boasts ultra-durable Omron® switches with an exclusive easy-swap switch socket design for customizable click resistance, a two-level DPI switch, slide-to-press side switches, and a 6400DPI optical sensor that tracks up to 200 inches per second and 50g acceleration.

    M801 mechanical keyboard

    The M801 mechanical keyboard has an aggressive geometric design, compact dimensions, and features like anti-ghosting, N-key rollover, and game/PC modes to give PC gamers uncompromised gaming control. It features six backlighting modes for low-light gaming environments, and utilizes durable MX-grade red mechanical switches for responsive keystrokes.

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    • AI Suite III
      This ASUS-exclusive central hub gives you intuitive control over system parameters and extra features in just a few clicks.

    • Kaspersky® Anti-Virus (1-year full license)
      Kaspersky® Anti-Virus provides ROG GR8 with thorough, real-time protection against all virus and malware attacks without impacting performance.

    • DTS Connect
      DTS Connect helps you get the most out of your audio, giving you multi-channel home theater surround sound.

    • ASUS WebStorage
      For newly-created accounts, ROG GR8 comes with 100GB of ASUS WebStorage space free for an entire year, so you can share your files anywhere, anytime.

    • ASUS HomeCloud
      ASUS HomeCloud lets you access ROG GR8 remotely to stream multimedia content or manage files anywhere, as long as you have an internet connection.

    • USB Charger
      USB Charger on the front USB port lets you charge devices twice as fast, even with the PC off or in hibernate mode.

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    • Bedroom Bedroom
    • Living room Living room
    • LAN party LAN party
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    ASUS engineers used IxChariot, an independent network-assessment test tool, to determine just how much quicker Intel Gigabit Ethernet deals with the smaller (sub-256 bytes) UDP data packets that are vital for responsive gaming. The results are in — and with ROG GR8 your game-data packets flow up to two times (2X) faster than competing gaming-LAN technologies!

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