ASUS today announced the ARES CG6155 gaming desktop. It features a unique exterior design, Core 2 Extreme quad-core processor, and 3-way Nvidia GeForce GTX 280 SLI.
The ARES draws its design influences from ancient modern armor with Eastern and Western influences. It features the latest technology, including Blu-ray and DDR3 memory. It has dual power supplies and liquid cooling. The ARES CG6155 has the following specifications:
- Windows Vista Ultimate
- Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9650 (overclockable up to 4.0GHz)
- Nvidia nForce 790i SLI motherboard
- Dual-channel DDR3-1333 memory (8GB max.)
- Nvidia GeForce GTX 280 3-way SLI
- Up to 4TB HDD space
- Blu-ray/DVD optical drive
- Dual Gigabit LAN
- 2x 1000W power supplies
The ARES’ two power supplies can provide up to 2 kilowatts of power. The computer comes with a gaming keyboard, mouse, mousepad, and headset. No availability or pricing information were given, but expect this machine to be extremely expensive – there are almost $2,000 worth of graphics cards in it.