Summary: Ordered the Asus laptop on 9/9/12. It was fast and worked fine. The only thing I didn't like is that it was alot bigger than I thought a 15" would be and it's heavy. On 11/8 I was even bragging to co-workers how great and inexpensive it was and then the next morning I went to turn it on and the...
Summary: I had to return this laptop three different times for replacements for numerous problems. I am extremely disappointed in this laptop as it has amazing specs for the price but has way too many defects. 3/3 laptops with defects? Not very good statistics.
Summary: I purchased this laptop 3 weeks ago. Upon arrival I noticed that it was making vey unusual sounds while playing videos, listening to music, etc.... I contacted ASUS Customer Support and they asked that I reinstall the audio and video drivers. I did this and again it was still having problems.
Summary: My son really loved this laptop. It was big and heavy but quite powerful. He could play his games without problems. However after 2 weeks it suddenly wouldn't boot. I tried booting from a repair CD, from a USB stick with linux. I kept getting boot sequence error.
Summary: ATTENTION PEOPLE DO NOT BUY ASUS NOTEBOOK THEY ARE A RIP OFF COMPANY, THEY AN ISSUE WIITH WINDOWS 8 AND KEEP SELLING IT UNTIL U WILL LOOSE ALL DATA AND THEY WILL TRY TO CHARGE YOU LOADS OF MONEY OR ASK YOU TO BUY RECOVERY MEDIA WHICH IS 40 POUNDS PLUS.
Asus N56VM - update - possible solution to lagging problems
18 October 2012
Summary: I purchased one model a few weeks ago from one supplier but it was returned as the ATK0100 driver was not loaded, internet kept crashing and there was loud sound and image distortions (buzzing and freezing) when watching bbc iplayer and itv.