• Subscribe

Asus Essentio CM6870 Review: Ivy Bridge Performance, Mediocre Gaming

At a Glance

(1 items)

  • Asus Essentio CM6870
    3.5/5
    $999.00
    Shop ▾
    Amazon Shop buttons are programmatically attached to all reviews, regardless of products' final review scores. Our parent company, IDG, receives advertisement revenue for shopping activity generated by the links. Because the buttons are attached programmatically, they should not be interpreted as editorial endorsements.

    It's fast for what you throw at it, but the CM6870 could benefit from more polish.

At a Glance

It's fast for what you throw at it, but the CM6870 could benefit from more polish.

Price when rated: 999
Shop ▾
Amazon Shop buttons are programmatically attached to all reviews, regardless of products' final review scores. Our parent company, IDG, receives advertisement revenue for shopping activity generated by the links. Because the buttons are attached programmatically, they should not be interpreted as editorial endorsements.

Pros

  • Top-notch general speeds due to Ivy Bridge CPU
  • 2TB of storage and built-in Blu-ray

Cons

  • Weaker gaming performance on demanding titles
  • Limited and frustrating upgradability
 Compare

Subscribe to the Business Brief Newsletter

Comments

Close

Hardcore Hardware: Here's what 128GB of DDR4 RAM in a PC looks like

Jun 23, 2015 12:01 AM

Ticked off you can't run more than 64GB in your PC? We just smashed through that barrier and went all the way to 128GB of system RAM.

READ THE RELATED ARTICLE:<

Hardcore Hardware: Here's what 128GB of DDR4 RAM in a PC looks like

Greenbot Top Android stories
from our new site, Greenbot

Subscribe to the Business Brief Newsletter

By submitting your email address you are consenting to receive email notifications from IDG. You may withdraw your consent at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for more information.
See All Newsletters »