Summary: I have had this computer for about a year or so. I keep it on a TV tray beside my recliner. Needless to say it gets much more use than my desktop unit...lol. Basically I use it to surf the web and check email. I'm sure it is capable of much more demanding tasks with the I5 processor and Windows 8. Not a minute of trouble with this one since I took it out of the box. I love the big screen. It boots quickly.
Summary: Got this for a great price and has everything BUT the backlit keyboard that was on the page was incorrect. Although this was a major let down the price for an i5, 17.3", with 4GB of RAM was still a great price. I had done research on this laptop before buying it and knoew that was a possibility. It is very fast and provided you use it as a work computer (with maybe a little light gaming from time to time) it should last for a long time.
Excerpt: Aangezien mij vorige laptop bij inbraak is gestolen was ik natuurlijk toe aan een nieuwe. Ik heb er weinig of geen verstand (80) jaar. Maar gelukkig ben ik via via aan een jonge man gekomen die heel goed thuis is in deze materie en heeft mij deze ASUS aanbevolen en hem voor mij ge?