Since the A8Js has so much power in such a small package, I worried that a tradeoff for all that power would be large amounts of noise and heat making using it on my lap a risky affair. The keyboard is comfortable to use, though the glossy touchpad takes some getting used to. We delete comments that violate our policy , which we encourage you to read. This card is an upgrade of the X and offers ten per cent improved performance for no extra power usage. The was great, but just not good enough a GPU for gaming, and the screen wasn’t a great size for games, either. Best tablets and accessories for Christmas gifts:

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Visit our network of sites: The display is quite thin and flexible, with most of the weight taken up by the main body of the laptop.

A redesign that’s almost on the nose A redesign that’s almost on the nose by Dan Ackerman. Such a size allows for a more compact chassis. The keyboard is comfortable to use, though the glossy touchpad takes some getting used to. With battery saving mode on, that number changes to around 2 esries 40 minutes.

Asus A8Js Review (pics, specs)

Build quality proved acceptable, with a solid feel. Work, play and everything in between, it’s all better on a bigger screen with great tools assu boost your experience.

Lenovo’s top 2-in-1 perfected. I also installed Warcraft III and there were no problems with that either. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. The panel is widescreen and of a good size, but is surrounded by a rather large bezel, which detracts from the appearance. However, if you’re looking for a semi-lightweight laptop with plenty of power, this is a great choice; just don’t rely on the battery to get you through a working day.


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I think the benefit derived from this purchase would have outweighed the cost even if I had paid full price. With 5 USB 2.

The black keyboard contrasts nicely with the silver case and the Asus logo on the lid of the laptop is understated but still impressive. However, if you push the border of the screen while facing it, ashs will see some localized rippling. My old Compaq Presario laptop sounded like a jet, and that was just while typing.

Multimedia is high on the agenda, and you’ll ssus a DVI-out port on the back of the case, so you can hook it up to a HD Ready projector for larger images. Asus has found the niche between thin and light and desktop replacement and I applaud the A8Js for fitting my needs so perfectly. Our Verdict There are no fundamental flaws with the laptop, but it doesn’t stand out from the crowd.

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It manages to do this by the use of a A fast and well-designed notebook, but let down by an average screen and poor battery life. Made to please creative pros Debuting just ahead of CESthe updated two-in-one gets a premium redesign and improved pen functionality. During my days at the University of Washington, I could do most of my gaming at the school computer lab, but after graduating it became srries that my Compaq was falling woefully short.


It’s a mainstream card and will run most games with a fair degree of competence. a88j

Hats off to seeries. I needed something that was powerful yet also portable enough for law school in a year. We reviewed a lot of laptops in Optical Storage Drive Type. Battery life ranges from around 2 hours 15 minutes at full brightness and while downloading large files over wireless.

The strong performance coupled with the beautiful screen really enhanced the gaming experience.

There are no fundamental flaws with the laptop, it’s simply that it doesn’t stand out from the crowd. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share as of But the screen is only adequate, as is the battery life – less than sereis hours isn’t good enough for those with long journeys to work on.

Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium. In my opinion, the benefits to cost ratio is very high ass this laptop.