Summary: Got this laptop for $200 new on a black Friday special. Very high quality ASUS but the "Green" 5,400 rpm HD is so slow it took 75 seconds for Windows 7 to reach the password screen. Replaced it with a 120G SSD.
Summary: I bought this Asus model over a year ago and have had no problems with it. I mainly use it for surfing the net, some e-mail and a few online games thrown in. I have not used the camera/microphone function much, but it appears to do the job when provided with adequate lighting.
Summary: I got one this model on Black Friday 2011. Mine had a small problem with the "5" key not working in the top row. I took it back where I purchased it from and they got it straightened out. Since then it has been behaving very well. It runs quite cool and quiet.
Summary: picked up this model asus the other day at american electronics for 300 and it's nothing too fancy,but works well and stays cool.had to delete some crapware and set it up as i like which took a couple days, so we're happy with it so far and it comes with the 1 yr.
Excerpt: First off I should apologise for the lack of tech specs this review will cover, especially as I'm the kind of person whose head starts to spin when those kinds of numbers get spun off by the more tech savvy. Instead this review is based solely on my experience with the product.
Pros: A good laptop for work / study, user friendly
Excerpt: I bought this laptop about 8 months ago (from all places ASDA) so have used it quite extensively. It was as a direct replacement for an older (3 year old) laptop that I had given to my son, but my selection criteria was pretty basic: o Large Screen o Reasonable performance o CHEAP o Wireless...