Asus launches two new gaming desktops aimed at casual and hardcore gamers


Asus has just released two products over the weekend that are aimed at the opposite spectrums of the gaming market. The CG8250 is aimed at hardcore gamers that demand the best performance from their rigs, whether they’re ripping through peeps in Battlefield 3 or decimating enemies in the up-and-coming online RPG title, Guildwars 2. The CG8250 comes with second generation Intel Core processors, as well as an NVIDIA GPU (which GPU depends on the configuration). There will be different configurations of the CG8250 available, with the price of the rig going up accordingly. The CG8250 comes with its own keyboard, mouse and monitor as well as the main chassis.

The ET2210 All-in-One PC meanwhile, is aimed at casual gamers. When bought with the optional touchscreen, the AIO can play touch-optimized games like Angry Birds on its 21.5-inch screen. The screen is a full HD deal, and is capable of delivering excellent picture quality whether you’re gaming or watching movies. The ET2210 is also equipped with Asus’ SonicMaster premium sound tech, as well as DTS Surround Sensation UltraPC that advanced processing technology to awesome sound.