If the Asus ProArt PA90 looks familiar, it's because it first appeared in October as part of Intel's announcements for its ninth-gen Core i-series processors. The mini desktop also bears a passing resemblance to , just not as round.
Like the Mac, the ProArt is aimed at creative professionals who need the power and performance of a desktop, but still want something stylish, small and quiet. Performance shouldn't be a problem -- just check out the available specs in the chart below.
Asus ProArt PA90 Specifications
|Processor||Intel Core i9-9900K/i7-9700K|
|Chipset||Intel Z390 chipset|
|Graphics||Nvidia Quadro P4000/P2000|
|Memory||Up to 64GB (DDR4 2666/2133MHz x4)|
|Storage||M.2 2242/2280 (2 x SATA/PCIe G3X4), SATA 6Gb/s (2.5-inch 7200rpm 500GB/1TB HDD)|
|Front I/O||USB 3.1 (2 x Gen2), mic in, audio out|
|Rear I/O||USB 3.1 (2, Gen2), DisplayPort 1.4 (4), Thunderbolt 3 (2), Gigabit Ethernet, line-out, DC-in (2)||
However, to keep it cool without the fan noise, the PA90 has an all-in-one CPU liquid cooler. Also, should the liquid cooler not do the trick, the top cover automatically extends to increase airflow into the system.