Summary: An affordable laptop, but has Asus cut too many corners to keep the price down?
Pros: Nice design, Good processor, Good keyboard, Large hard drive, Easy to carry, The outside design of the Asus V550CA-CJ106H is sleek and stylish, with the brushed aluminium case giving the laptop a suitably premium feel. When closed, the laptop is thin and easy to carry. While the processor isn't particularly cutting edge, it does its job well, and is better than other processors we've seen in similarly priced machines.
Cons: Screen resolution isn't great, Power feels a bit lacking, Could soon feel out of date, No optical drive, Low battery life