MSI has announced Modern AM242 12M and Modern AM242T 12M all-in-one computers for everyday use in the office or home. New best all in one desktops are suitable for organizing remote work or distance learning.
The best all in one desktops are equipped with a 23.8-inch Full HD (1920 × 1080 pixels) IPS display with MSI Anti-Flicker anti-flicker technology. The Modern AM242T 12M version supports touch control with the ability to recognize up to 10 simultaneous touches.
A built-in Full HD webcam with Windows Hello support and an audio system with 2.5W stereo speakers enable video conferencing.
Modern AM242 12M all-in-one computers are based on the Intel Alder Lake hardware platform. A Core i5-1240P or Core i7-1260P processor with 12 processing cores (four performance and eight energy efficient) with a maximum frequency of up to 4.4 and 4.7 GHz, respectively, can be installed. The graphics subsystem uses the built-in Intel Iris Xe accelerator.
The amount of RAM DDR4-3200 reaches 64 GB. You can install an M.2 solid state module and a 2.5″ drive. There are Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 wireless adapters, an Ethernet controller, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, USB 2.0, HDMI, and standard audio jacks.
The stand allows you to adjust only the angle of the screen – within 20 degrees.
Price and availability
MSI Modern AM242 12M all-in-one computers are now listed on the Adorama.com store, and pricing starts from $1,049.
MSI Modern AM242 12M specifications
- CPU: Intel Core i7-1260P / Intel Core i5-1240P
- OS: Windows 11 Home
- Chipset: Intel SoC
- Storage: 1x M.2 SSD (PCIE/SATA auto-switch) / 1x 2.5” HDD / SSD
- Memory: 2x DDR4 2666/3200MHz SO-DIMMs, up to 64GB
- GPU: Intel Iris Xe Graphics (Core i5 above)
- Display: 23.8-inch IPS panel,
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (FHD)
- Features: Full HD Webcam with cover, MSI Anti-Flicker technology, Eye-Care technology, Less Blue Light, 5-way Navigator, MSI Center, MSI Display Kit, tobii Aware, Silent PRO Cooling System
- Ports: 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type A, 1x Mic-in /Headphone-out combo; Rear: 1x HDMI-in, 1x HDMI-out, 2x USB 2.0 Type A, 1x RJ45 LAN
- Audio: 2x 2.5W
- LAN: Realtek RTL8111H
- Connectivity: Intel Wi-Fi 6E AX211, Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201, Intel Wireless AC 3168(either one), Bluetooth 5.2 (with Intel AX201/ AX211) / 4.2 (with Intel AC 3168)
- VESA mount: 75 x 75 mm
- Stand: Tilt (-5° ~ 15°)
- Dimensions: 541.40 x 175.09 x 406.86 mm
- Weight: 4.65 kg / 10.25 lbs
MSI recently introduced the Pro AP242 12M all-in-one computers for business applications. The best all in one PC comes with a 23.8-inch Full HD IPS display with a 1920 × 1080 pixels resolution, and pricing starts from $849.