Summary: Handy touch-ultrabook. Asus upgrades a simple 15.6-inch office ultrabook with a touchscreen and calls the whole thing Vivobook S500CA. The laptop proves to be quite energy-efficient owing to the ULV processor and is to achieve satisfactory battery runtimes. Whether the Vivobook is compelling can be read in our test report.
Pros: Quiet operation, Slim and light, Attractive casing, Decent application performance, 24 month warranty, The decent application performance and quiet operating noise. The casing is also nicely designed.
Cons: Dark screen, Screen has an intense bluish cast, At best middling battery runtimes despite ULV hardware, High price, A brighter screen and longer battery runtimes.
Conclusion: That said, it also carries a few compromises when competing in an increasingly crowded field, mostly to do with its bulk and the likelihood that you'll want to plug in your favorite keyboard and mouse. The VivoBook S500CA is worth a look, but it's not a slam dunk.
Pros: Well-built, sleek, and attractive, Affordably priced, Responsive and competent tech support
Cons: Awkward keyboard and touch pad, Heavy, has a big footprint
Conclusion: The Asus VivoBook S500CA-DS51t's trim chassis, responsive touch screen, and reasonable price tag work together to create to an affordable Windows 8 experience, but its disappointing keyboard/ touchpad duo and so-so battery life hold it back.
Summary: Overall, the ASUS VivoBook S500CA is a compelling Windows 8 notebook, providing a modern design, responsive touch screen and high-quality audio. The touchpad could use some serious tweaking, but for $659, the VivoBook S500CA is a very good mainstream notebook that will be able to handle most users' needs for years to come.
Pros: Great audio performance, Premium design with soft-touch bottom, Solid performance, Vivid touch-screen display
Cons: Touchpad confuses cursor movement with Windows 8 gestures, Below-average battery life, Mediocre webcam
Краткий обзор ультрабука Asus VivoBook S500CA-CJ005H
16 September 2013
Excerpt: Ручной сенсорный ультрабук. Asus снабдил простой 15.6-дюймовый офисный ультрабук сенсорным экраном и назвал это всё Vivobook S500CA. Лаптоп доказывает свою бесшумность и энергоэффективность владея процессором ULV, и должен достигнуть удовлетворительного времени работы аккамуляторов. Неотразим ли Vivobook можно прочитать в наших тестовых испытаниях.