Summary: This is a great laptop. It's light, powerful, and has great battery life. I use it for web browsing, office work, watching videos, and light gaming. The only thing that I'm missing on this laptop is a security hole for a lock.
Summary: I bought this computer because I needed a versatile light computer that was powerful enough to regularly run demanding software for work (like MATLAB). It's more than capable, and runs faster than anything that work has every provided me. It runs cool and quiet, and the battery life is amazing. I usually keep it in high performance mode (full processor speed and discrete graphics on) and still get 3-4 hours out of it.
Pros: Fast, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Powerful, Quiet
Summary: Firstly, I just don't do reviews so this is a first but this Asus has really earned a pat on the back with this machine. A really, really well balanced Notebook. Most importantly (as this was my concern) the Core i3 at 2.4GHz is really fast (a significant and noticable improvement over Core Duo)and with the added automatic graphics memory switching and high quaity 4GB RAM there is plenty of power on tap for anything you want to do - business, online gaming or watching...
Pros: Comfortable Keyboard, Fast, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Mouse Pad works so well, Powerful, Quality Display, Quiet
Summary: I purchased this laptop because I needed something that I could use to take notes in class everyday. Therefore it had to be lightweight and portable, which this is. It fits easily in my tote bag and is light enough that I can carry it on one shoulder no problem. At 13.3", the screen is still large enough where I don't have to do any sidescrolling to be able to see all the powerpoint slides clearly and can even split the screen and have powerpoint on one half and a word...
Pros: Comfortable Keyboard, Fast, Lightweight, Long Battery Life, Powerful, Quiet