Asus Vivostick went up on sale in Italy and other parts of Europe with a price tag of 179 euro including VAT. Asus Vivostick specifications include Intel Atom X5 Z8350 quad core 1.44GHz processor, 2GB of memory and 32GB of flash storage. It runs windows 10 operating system and does not require any sort of complicated configuration.
Asus Vivostick is ideal for use at work and as a media center computer. While very compact in size, the Vivostick mini PC offers comprehensive options of connectivity and networking, including Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1 , USB 3.0, USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI port and an audio jack. The only missing thing is a slot for micro SD cards as 32GB might not be enough for a PC.
It allows you to play your favorite content with maximum fluidity of a larger display using ASUS HyStream , an app that lets you view or stream photos, videos or Full HD movies stored in a PC, tablet and smartphones based on Android or iOS operating system on a HDMI compatible TV for a home theater system. It is controlled directly from your smartphone or tablet using the app ASUS VivoRemote application offering the wireless keyboard and mouse functionality, single-click shortcuts to the Windows Start menu and Home, media playback and volume control.
Vivo Remote Center brings together all the apps you use frequently in a single folder and allows the user to create folders dedicated to specific categories and shortcuts for opening files or execute commands. The best part is that the Vivostick can be connected to a projector to display presentations or entire movies. When you go on vacation, you can take the VivoStick along instead of laptop and connect it to the TV in the hotel room to watch YouTube videos, Netflix or Amazon Prime.