Summary: The engineers decided to be make a 'fun' ethernet port that has to be pulled down to plug the cable in. Once it's in it doesn't come out. Apparently it's a common issues: [...] addendum: I've been using a wireless mouse for most of the time, so only now realized how bad the touchpad is.
Summary: I got this thing six months ago and thought that this would be an awesome laptop, when it arrived I loved it and It ran Solidworks great even rotating large complex models. Something was not right however, the thing would lockup randomly doing little tasks, like browsing Google or using msword, it...
Summary: Blu-Ray movies will not play on my N56VZ laptop. The OS (W8) is still the original "factory setting" and the ASUSDVD (Cyberlink PowerDVD player) wouldn't work. Upgraded to Cyberlink PowerDVD 13 Ultimate, still won't play.
Summary: This note book has a series issues related to ability to backup and restore system and/or individual partitions. Try to follow Recovery procedure on page A16, A17 of User Manual. The AI Recovery Burner does not exist. There is no way to create a recovery DVD. This is a joke!
Summary: Bought this laptop because it has a GPU card. I am finding the touch pad extremely stiff and the touch pad button clicks are noisy. This is the fourth laptop, I am using in my life and its touch pad is simply weird!. Also, no ethernet port to connect to wired internet! Wish, I did not buy this one.
Summary: Specifications on this notebook looked impressive from the start but a year from purchase the unit suffered an unrecoverable hard disk failure. I've lost all data on the HDD. Ridiculous online help and NO recovery disks included with the unit. This unit does not have a secondary SATA drive port.
Summary: Received a lemon. Went to plug in the massive AC charger, surge protector light turns on, but the laptop failed to do so. Nuff said. Good thing I purchased the extended warranty. Guess it's time to purchase a macbook pro.
Summary: Das Laptop an sich war schnell (ich hatte eine SSD drin) und ausreichend leise, auch beim Spielen. Leider war nach 11 1/2 Monaten der Spass vorbei. Es gab zunächst vereinzelte Probleme beim Starten von der SSD. so dass ich diese in Verdacht hatte kaputt zu sein.