Asus announced Chromebox 5
ASUS announced Chromebox 5 (CN67), a computer that combines exceptional performance with a contemporary design. The Red Dot Design Award-winning ASUS Chromebox 5 features a slim chassis that houses an efficient thermal solution for reliability, along with a 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor with up to 32 GB DDR4 3200 memory, and Intel Iris® Xe graphics. In addition to the expected DisplayPort™ 1.4 and HDMI® ports, ASUS Chromebox 5 also includes versatile Thunderbolt™ 4 connectivity for speedy data transfers, power delivery, and a connection to external displays. ASUS Chromebox 5 can support up to four 4K displays for stunning visuals and efficient productivity, and is the first Chromebox to feature an optional integrated 15-watt Qi-certified wireless charger that allows users to charge supported devices such as smart phones and earbuds simply by placing them on the top cover. With full support for Android apps from Google Play, ASUS Chromebox 5 allows users to easily download and experience all their favorite apps. The compact chassis can be stood on its side, laid flat, or VESA-mounted on a vertical surface, allowing ASUS Chromebox 5 to be used in a variety of environments, including schools, offices, and retail.
Lightning-fast Thunderbolt 4
Thunderbolt 4 brings Thunderbolt connectivity to USB-C® at speeds of up to 40 Gbps, along with DisplayPort 1.4 support. It’s even compatible with USB4® to create one compact port that does it all — delivering the fastest, most versatile connection to any dock, display, or data storage device.
Support for up to four 4K displays
ASUS Chromebox 5 can support up to four 4K monitors via a combination of its two HDMI ports, DisplayPort 1.4 and Thunderbolt 4, making it ideal for multi-display setups in offices, schools, as well as retail and food and beverage settings such as stores and restaurants.
Built-in 15-watt wireless charger
ASUS Chromebox 5 is the first Chromebox to feature an optional integrated 15-watt wireless charger, allowing users to charge compatible smartphones and tablets without the need for cumbersome cables. This Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) Qi-certified charger meets the highest standards of quality and performance for fast and efficient charging. The Foreign Object Detection (FOD) feature ensures safe charging and protects devices by deactivating the charger when non-compatible hardware is detected.
Simplified IT management
ASUS Chromebox 5 offers intuitive IT management for businesses and individuals via Google Chrome Enterprise. IT administrators can use Google Admin Console to easily manage and monitor a fleet of ChromeOS devices from a single dashboard. Plus, ASUS Chromebox 5 provides multilayered defense to ensure that confidential data and other information remain secure. Additionally, Zero-Touch-Enrollment streamlines the setup process, so the machine can be up and running in minimal time.
ASUS Chromebox 5 provides a range of enterprise-grade security measures that protect essential business and personal data. These measures include integrated hardware, firmware, software, and physical protection. In addition, the device features a Kensington lock slot that helps to secure it in a designated location. With ASUS Chromebox 5, users have peace of mind, knowing that their data is safe and secure.
Commitment to sustainability
ASUS Chromebox 5 is ENERGY STAR®-certified, and ChromeOS devices consume up to 46% less energy than comparable competitor devices. The exterior housing of ASUS Chromebox 5 is made of post-consumer recycled plastic (PCR) and has a durable scratch-resistant textured surface. Its green packaging is obtained from responsible FSC®-certified sources.