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Should I remove Sonic Radar?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,405
United States Rank #11,664
Reach 0.0258%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 3.74 days
110.28 days >
Average installed length: 57.95 days


1.2.401 4.92%
1.2.001 16.34%
1.1.201 2.56%
1.0.801 38.19%
1.0.501 14.96%
1.0.401 0.98%
1.0.301 5.91%
1.0.001 16.14%

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Sonic Radar

What is Sonic Radar?

Sonic Radar is a video games that comes pre-installed on various ASUS notebook PC models.


Sonic Radar is a program developed by ASUS. The most used version is 1.0.801, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. The software installer includes 36 files and is usually about 4.47 MB (4,685,824 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 48% of users of Sonic Radar come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\asustekcomputer.inc\rtksm\userinterface
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{397A5F1D-76E2-4527-B9E1-F89B207F9F9D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.47 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Sonic Radar

  • rtksmbaseconfig.dll (by ASUSTeKcomputer.Inc) - Sonic Studio APO (NhBaseConfig)
  • rtksmsettingswpfcontrols.dll (by ASUSTeKcomputer.Inc) - Nahimic APO (NahimicSettingsWPFControls)
  • rtksmsmconfig.exe - Nahimic APO User Interface
  • interop.nahimicsettingsipclib.dll - Assembly importé à partir de la bibliothèque de types 'NahimicSettingsIPCLib'.
  • naudio.dll (by Mark Heath) - NAudio
  • ovldynext.dll
  • rtksmdevprops.dll
  • rtksmosd.dll
  • rtksmsettingsipc.dll
  • rtksmsmdisplayclient.dll
  • rtksmuilauncher.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • rtksmuilauncher.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'RTKSMUILauncher' and executes as C:\Program Files\ASUSTeKcomputer.Inc\RTKSM\UserInterface\RTKSMUILauncher.exe.

How do I remove Sonic Radar?

You can uninstall Sonic Radar from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Sonic Radar, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Sonic Radar.

Win 10 52%
Win 7 4%
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 51.57%
Windows 7 48.43%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 21.26%
Windows 8.1 Pro 19.29%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.39%
Windows 7 Professional 12.60%
Windows 8.1 9.84%
Windows 10 Pro 9.06%

Distribution by countryGeography

47.91% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 47.91%
  France 8.71%
  United Kingdom 5.92%
  Canada 3.48%
  Germany 3.31%
  Netherlands 2.96%
  Norway 2.61%
  DK 1.57%
  Belgium 1.39%
  Italy 1.39%
  Malaysia 1.39%
  Hong Kong 1.22%
  Switzerland 1.22%
  Finland 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 50.56%
Acer 30.34%
Hewlett-Packard 10.11%
Dell 6.74%
Alienware 2.25%
Common models
ASUS All Series 99.57%
ASUSTeK M51AC 0.22%
MSI MS-7758 0.22%

About ASUS

ASUSTeK Computer, also often called ASUS is a computer hardware & electronics company.
Publisher URL: www.asus.com


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