Summary: This is very unreliable notebook. During the first year I sent it for repair 3 times! Display, motherboard, power button were replaced. Finally, after many negotiations with the ASUS rep, it was replaced for a refurbished one.
SECOND UPDATE TO: I loved it so much, until... and except...
5 November 2014
Summary: SECOND UPDATE: Finally got my ASUS notebook back from its second trip to their repair center - - and they'd just tossed it into a cardboard box, without being properly seated in any kind of support - - so it bounced around loose while being shipped back to me, across the country. Unbelievable.
Summary: I wish I'd knew this before purchasing. I really love this laptop, it is beautiful and it is amazing, except for two important reasons you should know. First, the adapter sparks every time you plug it to the outlet.
ASUS SUPPORT IS A JOKE! could be a great laptop for the price.until the display cable breaks.
12 August 2014
Summary: 4-2014 been a great ultra portal with great gaming gpu and battery life. could care less about the touch screen but other then that a ssd is a highly recommend upgrade to round out this great laptop!
Summary: The laptop delivered to me was having many issues namely :- 1. Crashed with blue screen. 2. Internet Drop connection. 3. PC slowness when performing programming task.(As compared to my older PC which has lower configuration).