Summary: It's a decent price, and does the job well enough. I purchased this computer as a tide-over until I could upgrade it, considering I've gone crazy and gotten sick of having horrible PC graphics and yet I love PC gaming. So this review is mostly focused around PC gaming.
I recommend the Cooler Master Hyper TX3 CPU cooler to replace ...
Example: Mark Twain "Sam", Amazon
14 November 2014
Summary: At 100% Load 24hrs a day this computer has been 100% stable. I am running a dual boot of Ubuntu 14.10 and Windows 10 Developer Preview. My primary complaint is that stock cooling is not sufficient for high-load applications.
Summary: After a little over a year now. I am having same problem so many others seem to be having. Defective video card, fan failed and over heated. Was having other problems before, had to re format 3 times over the year. When operating it was a good system.
Summary: I had the same issues, and finally found a (relatively) simple fix... Problem: the GPU fan stops spinning, causing the graphics card to overheat and the computer to shut down. You can verify this by opening the case and visually checking the fan (DON'T DO THIS UNLESS YOU ARE COMFORTABLE VOIDING YOUR...
This is a terrible machine. I've had a for a year and ...
7 September 2014
Summary: This is a terrible machine. I've had a for a year and it now reboots itself after 10-15 min on its own. I've formatted it twice and problem continues, my assumption is its due to hardware failure (I don't know for sure). I recommend not purchasing this and going with something more reliable.
Summary: you should read my advice if you are deciding to buy this. first of all when I got this item, it shipped with sloppy package. it just looks like a garbage,and as I expected it was already damaged.
Summary: I bought this PC to do some school work and at first glance it looked really good. Ran all my programs well and ran games great. But after only a few months it started giving me trouble. The computer would turn off randomly for no reason.
Summary: I bought this computer June 2013. I had faith in ASUS knowing it as a company that made excellent computer parts in my youth. This was the first ASUS computer I ever bought, and will probably be the last.