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Asus Transformer Book TX300
7.8 out of 10

Asus Transformer Book TX300

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Overall 8
Performance 7
Battery performance 9
Display 8
Weight 7
Noise 9
Gaming performance 6
Connectivity 8
Keyboard 9
Temperature 8

Review Asus Transformer Book TX300CA Convertible

25 August 2013
  • Summary: Big screen tablet. Smartphones are growing so browsing and gaming becomes more pleasant. Tablets are growing so we can work more productively and performantly. Is Asus heading in the right direction?
  • Pros: High-grade aluminum stability, Concept with much memory space (HDD in dock), Mode: dock serves as energy filling station, Color-intensive IPS panel, Low system noise, Optically speaking nearly a real notebook, Good keyboard, Many connections incl. Ethernet & DisplayPort, The overall concept. It i...
  • Cons: High weight, USB ports too close to each other, Core i7 clearly below standard, Throttled HD 4000, Longer battery runtimes. We expect more of two batteries than 3:34 to 5:42 hours (WLAN browsing; notebook mode off/on).
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Overall 7

Asus Transformer Book TX300C

PC Magazine
21 June 2013
  • Conclusion: The Asus Transformer Book TX300C looks great, combining a well-designed laptop with a high-performance tablet, but it has some quirks that can't be ignored.
  • Pros: Gorgeous 1080p touch screen. Intel Core i7-3517U processor adds oomph. Extra battery adds stamina.
  • Cons: Finicky dock connector. Diminished performance on battery power.
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Overall 7

Expert Review

21 June 2013
  • Conclusion: Perhaps our biggest issue with the Transformer Book is timing, with the system arriving just as more battery-friendly "Haswell" systems are starting to reach the market. While the combined configuration's runtime is impressive, the tablet alone doesn't last as long as a tablet should.
  • Pros: Large, sharp, bright screen, Excellent battery life in laptop mode, Fast performance when plugged in, Detachable design, Lots of storage
  • Cons: Heavy for its class in laptop mode, Performance drops significantly running on battery, Memory isn't upgradable
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Overall 8

ASUS Transformer Book TX300CA

14 June 2013
  • Conclusion: The Asus Transformer Book TX300 is the best Windows 8 transformer to date. Granted, at $1,499 for the high end model we tested, it should be great. The IPS display is simply stunning and the machine is quite fast.
  • Pros: Equally good as a tablet and a laptop. Superb full HD display, attractive all-metal casing, secondary HDD in dock, good selection of ports.
  • Cons: Tablet and keyboard dock weigh 4.2 lbs., which is a bit heavy for a 13" Ultrabook. Battery life just OK.
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ASUS Transformer Book review: the perfect combination?

31 May 2013
  • Excerpt: Laptop, tablet and almost perfect: the ASUS Transformer Book.
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Overall 8

ASUS Transformer Book TX300: Review

Review guidelines
28 May 2013
  • Summary: Internal capacity of the pad only, No SIM card slots; Dimensions and weight high for a tablet; Price Conclusion: The ASUS Transformer Book TX300 is a great hybrid device that can be used as a tablet or notebook computer as needed.
  • Pros: Processor; Keyboard separable display full HD, HDMI port, internal capacitance of the docking, front camera, Windows 8, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, Good overall autonomy.
  • Cons: Internal capacity of the pad only, No SIM card slots; Dimensions and weight high for a tablet; Price.
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Overall 7

ASUS Transformer Book TX300 Review

LAPTOP Magazine
22 May 2013
  • Summary: Our issues with the Transformer Book are minor compared with the overall package. If you're in the market for a new Windows 8 notebook or tablet, The Transformer Book TX300 should certainly be on your list.
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Overall 7

Asus Transformer Book TX300 review – the HYBRID

20 March 2013
  • Summary: The Asus Transformer Book TX300 is a versatile machine, capable to go as a Windows 8 tablet or as a regular laptop. It meets most of my expectations, although there are still things to brush for the next generation. But if you're after a hybrid, you should definitely give it a look.
  • Pros: IPS screen, powerful hardware, good build quality, good keyboard and trackpad, fair battery life
  • Cons: some light bleeding on the screen, the hinge does not grip the tablet properly, rather large and heavy for a 13 incher
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Expert Review

21 January 2015
  • Summary: It is without a doubt, a gorgeous laptop which on the outside came with a dark grayish super smooth finish. Spotted with a 13 inch display, they had very stylishly placed their logo in the center and had thin speakers on both the sides. At the top center, it had a camera for easy clicking.
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Overall 8

Asus Transformer Book TX300 review

TechRadar UK
8 October 2013
  • Summary: A well-built machine with bags of power and a unique twist
  • Pros: Great keyboard, Easy to switch between laptop and tablet, Decent performance, Good battery life, The screen is fantastic, as is the overall build quality found across this aluminium-clad laptop. Quality oozes from every panel, and while it's in no way lightweight, the TX300 is thin enough to slip...
  • Cons: Last-gen processor, Very heavy, Slightly ungainly tablet, Buggy performance, The days of laptops that weigh 2KG are behind us, and the TX300's weight is a disappointing aspect of its performance. Of course, we've rated some heavier machines higher - the obvious being the Apple MacBook Pro - but w...
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