Not happy with ASUS battery quality - otherwise good laptop
Sumeet Tank, Amazon
27 October 2015
Summary: I bought this in July 2014 and @ $ 1800+ you expect the item to last a while but the pleasure was short-lived Within about 9 months the battery started to act up and the autonomy dropped from about 4 hours to less then 2 hours Just over 15 months now and the laptop gives me less than 45 minutes of...
My tab key broke. Asus tech support required repeated ...
18 December 2014
Summary: My tab key broke. Asus tech support required repeated efforts to contact them. I called in and have an RMA and am sending this back. This is a significant inconvenience to my work. We paid top dollar and expected a quality product that failed at a basic level.
Summary: generally i like Asus products because their warranties/tech support are so great and you get more value than macs in my opinion... although they seem to break often. originally owned a giant Asus G7 something gaming laptop that had 2 separate motherboard problems -but- it was fixed very quickly.
Summary: A few days after getting the laptop, the screen started to flash. I’m not talking flicker, it was literally flashing like a strobe light which made it pretty much unusable. I called tech support and like other reviewers, I encountered some serious incompetence.
Summary: Let me start by saying this hardware is fantastic for an ultrabook. I don't think it justifies the ridiculous price, and you are really paying several hundred dollars for the "my computer looks better than yours" argument alone, however if that is important to you then it isn't an issue.
Summary: This is a very good-looking machine and performance is generally good. But a few design choices make it a bit of a let-down especially when one considers the very salty price: First, the 256GB SSD is way too small - with the recovery partition, system, program, normal losses, etc, you have barely...