Powerful performance with Intel Xeon E CPUs and ECC memory
E500 G5 SFF is built on the Intel C246 chipset and comes with a choice of the latest Intel Xeon E or 8th Generation Intel Core™ CPUs. With Intel Xeon, E500 G5 SFF delivers powerful, optimized performance for always-on usage scenarios and supports error-correction code (ECC) memory for automatic detection and repair of single-bit memory errors, reducing the change of system crashes and data corruption to ensure reliable and responsive workstation performance.
Graphics card support
E500 G5 SFF supports NVIDIA Quadro and AMD Radeon™ Pro graphics cards, making it the perfect workstation for content creators, media streamers and professional designers.
Supports up to three independent displays simultaneously
Designers rely on multiple displays for more efficient and comfortable productivity. E500 G5 SFF comes equipped for total display flexibility with support for up to three independent displays via HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI-D and VGA, perfect for multitasking environments.
Improved productivity with ASUS Control Center
E500 G5 SFF features centralized IT-management with ASUS Control Center (ACC), a comprehensive control platform with a user-friendly interface that provides access to all of your workstations from anywhere via your mobile device. It is designed to improve system reliability, facilitate easy updates and provide seamless integration for small to medium-size business and enterprises for increased productivity.
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Convenient I/O design and ultrafast connectivity
Independent software vendor (ISV) certification
Independent software vendor (ISV) software is becoming an important factor to users in variety of industries. ASUS works in close partnership with ISV vendors, such as Adobe and Autodesk, to test and verify compatibility. This ensures ASUS workstations are reliable and highly effective for users in different fields.
Accelerated data-transfer speeds of up to 32Gbps with M.2
With PCIe 3.0 x4 bandwidth, one M.2 supports up to 32Gbps data-transfer speeds with native NVMe — that’s up to 5.3X faster than traditional SSDs.
Dual Intel Gigabit LAN with teaming support
For more reliable networking, E500 G5 SFF features Intel Gigabit LAN, ensuring lower CPU utilization and temperatures, outstanding performance and better support for diverse operating systems. The dual Ethernet ports support teaming, which combines the network links to provide higher throughput or redundancy in case of port failure.
Enhanced security with integrated design
Firmware TPM design
A secure trust element meets Microsoft Windows 10 requirements for TPM 2.0 and Measured Boot for systems on which TPM 2.0 is required.
The hidden lock design on the chassis prevents theft of internal components such as the CPU, memory, storage, or graphics card once the system is locked.
Special security alerts are displayed when the case has been opened, further ensuring the safety of components and data.
BIOS password setup
You can set a password in the ASUS UEFI BIOS Utility to prevent unauthorized changes to system settings.
Choosing between workstation and commercial PC?
Due to technology advancements, the boundary between consumer PCs and professional workstations has become blurred. The chart is intended to help small and medium business owners choose the best system for their needs.
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