Asus has announced Essentio CS5110 desktop which it claims is “The world’s smallest Desktop PC equipped with a fully embedded discrete graphic card, Nvidia GeForce 8600M GT 256MB MXM graphics module.”
The desktop features an Intel G35-based motherboard and supports Core 2 Duo, Pentium Dual Core and Celeron D processors. Asus is offering a choice of 3.5 SataII hard drive ranging from 250GB to 1TB, DDR2 RAM up to 4GB and Blu-ray “SuperMulti” drive or a DVD burner.
The CS5110 measures just 200mm (D) X 290mm (H) X 80mm (W) and weighs just 3.4 kg. The CS5110 is also relatively quiet and only emits 23.9dB of noise at idle.
Other features of the CS5110 include 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, GbE, Built-in IR Receiver, six USB 2.0 ports, Firewire, an HDMI port, a VGA port, 10-in-1 media reader and Windows Vista Home Premium OS.
The price and availability of this PC has not yet been disclosed.