We ran the benchmark three times in succession in order to observe any significant gains from the SSD cache , but the final score did not increase significantly from its original run. NRC to operate nuclear reactors. Under full stress , system noise becomes very loud at over 40 dB A , which is a common threshold for Ultrabooks. Color temperature is very cool at an average K, leading to a bluer than expected grayscale and inaccuracies in the displays RGB balance. Great design and construction for the price. Please refer specification pages for full details.

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ASUS VivoBook SCA | Laptops | ASUS Global

Warranty The standard one-year warranty applies in the U. The matte, dark gray rubberized underside deserves praise as well for its high-end feel and looks with an overall decent construction quality. Narrow speaker grilles on both the left and right hand edges.

For more information and benchmarks on the Core iU, see our dedicated page here. In short, this means that the keys provide low noise and clatter with adequate feedback despite the rather shallow travel. The standard one-year warranty applies in the U. In this case, the SSD is likely used for speeding up boot up times only and will unfortunately not have any tangible positive effects on launching everyday programs.

Otherwise, we found no noteworthy or significant issues with the keyboard of the SCA during use. Great design and construction for the price. Regardless, the SCA is one of the least expensive With just one key press, engage and load up Instant Functions for more customization options and more personal interaction with your computing environment. For example, CineBench R When I’m not managing day-to-day activities and US review articles on Notebookcheck, you can catch me following the eSports scene and the latest gaming news.


Build quality is good for the price. This is a non-issue for the solitary user, but the narrow viewing window can make it difficult to share the display with others nearby.

Idling surface temperature s are quite high with a recorded maximum of almost 38 degrees on the bottom surface. News Blog Facebook Twitter Newsletter. Note that the edges of the touchpad are almost plane with the surrounding palm rest surface, which can easily lead to unintentional onscreen swipes and commands. The slim design is easy to carry while showcasing premium chic and feel. Heart of the Swarm 31 19 fps. PCB color and bundled software versions are nktebook to change without notice.

Each port is located towards the rear of the edges to relegate notebooo entanglement away from valuable upfront desk space, unlike the recently reviewed QA where ports are located too close up front. Subscription auto-renews at the end of the term Learn more. Asus Smart Gesture drives the input with support for up to 3-finger commands and had no issues responding to basic scrolls and gestures.

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The Asus in review includes an ULV 1. Though hard to see, more vents can be seen underneath the bar hinge. Though in practice, we had no productivity issues with qsus surface temperature differences of the SCA. Viewing angle stability is typical of TN panels; vertical or tilted viewing angles are much more susceptible to color inversion and degradation than side-to-side point-of-views.


The hotspot on the underside can rise above 40 degrees C noteboo, much too hot for comfortably use without a flat surface or table. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy.

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This is certainly not a negative as it allows the Asus to be both thinner Please check with your supplier for exact offers. The program is not yet fully compatible with Windows 8, so its results should be taken with a grain of salt.

We recommend that you check with your local dealers for the specifications of the products available in your country. Those with tighter budgets can opt for the less expensive Asus QA, another excellent alternative for indoor use if touchscreen functionality is not a priority. The all-glass panel goes far beyond the constraints of traditional touchscreens to give you unmitigated touch performance.