ASUS’ Chromebox is currently being offered for only $169.99 shipped, this week only. With easy out-of-the-box setup, integrated virus and malware protection and feature-enhancing updates, ASUS Chromebox starts up in seconds to get you to your favorite websites and apps instantly. Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

Notable features:

  • 1.4 GHz Intel Celeron 2955U Processor.
  • 2GB DDR3 RAM, 16 GB SSD HDD.
  • Intel HD graphics.
  • Google Chrome OS.

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And why a box? Because with a box it houses a processor powerful enough for ultrafast multitasking performance in Chrome OS and the connectivity options to choose your own screen size, connect to multiple displays at once and even attach to any VESA-mountable monitor or HD TV. ASUS Chromebox is the always-new computer that just makes sense. More information.