The ASUS R500 features an aluminum construction. It features a sleek, wedge-shaped design with a textured finish. The ASUS R500 delivers uncompromised performance with the 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processor to provide all the computing power users will ever need. The R500 has an array of features designed to make computing easier. It features an ergonomically-designed iF Design award winning chiclet keyboard; while IceCool Technology places heat-generating components away from the palm rest, ensuring a comfortable typing experience for users even after prolonged periods of use. It is accompanied by a large multi-touch pad for smooth, intuitive fingertip control. ASUS Durabatt Technology provides an extended battery charge-cycle lifespan that is up to 3x that of normal notebooks. The R500 features a smartphone-like âalways onâ user experience thanks to the ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II with instant on technology. It enables the R500 to resume from sleep mode in just 2-seconds, and provides up to two weeks of standby time. In addition, it automatically secures and backs up data when the battery drops to 5% charge. ASUS SonicMaster Lite gives the ASUS R500 the ability to deliver more powerful sounds and richer bass to provide the best audio experience in the mainstream notebook class.
|Number of Hard Drives Included||1|
|Hard Drive Capacity||500 GB|
|Installed Memory||4 GB|
|Maximum Memory||8 GB|
|Bus Speed||5 GT/s|
|Green Compliance||Energy Star|
|Interface Connection||Audio - Line In (1/8" Mini)|Audio - Line Out (1/8" Mini)|Ethernet - RJ45|HDMI|USB - Universal Serial Bus 2.0|USB - Universal Serial Bus 3.0|VGA|
|Display Type||LCD Display w/ LED Backlight|
|Included Network Card||Gigabit Ethernet|Wireless Ethernet - IEEE802.11b|Wireless Ethernet - IEEE802.11g|Wireless Ethernet - IEEE802.11n|
|Operating System||Windows 8|
|Included Drives||DVD+-RW DL|
|Processor Class||Intel Core i5|
|Video Chipset||Intel HD Graphics 4000|
|Warranty Information||1 year(s)|
|Display Size||15.6 in|
|Max Resolution||1366 x 768 (WXGA)|
|Slots||SD Card|SDHC Card|SDXC Card|
|Included Devices||Built-In Webcam|
|Processor Speed||2.5 GHz|
|Cache Size||3 MB|
|Number of Processor Cores||Dual-Core|
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