It’s hard to pinpoint who the ideal user of the A8J would be. It manages to do this by the use of a For most people who already have a wireless router, this will be a novelty item because of its size but not necessarily something that will be particularly useful. Hard Drive Spindle Speed. Not too shabby, I thought it would be worse so I was pleasantly surprised. We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used. There are no screen ripples when you push from behind the screen or from the side.

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It’s not the sturdiest of screens, and we found a degree of bounce as we typed. Flip the lid and you’ll find a sharp-looking silver keyboard serise with a full-sized black keyboard.

Video Output Graphics Processor. Media ready Multimedia is high on the agenda, and you’ll find a DVI-out port on the back of the case, so you can hook it up to a HD Ready projector for larger images. The A8Js comes with Windows XP Professional and Asus is a part of the Vista Express Upgrade program so if you buy it during the promotional period, you should have a free or at least subsidized upgrade to the new Windows Vista.

This laptop is exactly what I was looking for and it sereis last me on through law school. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share as of It’s portable, and the good keyboard and reasonably sized screen make it practical.


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Lenovo’s top 2-in-1 perfected Lenovo’s top 2-in-1 perfected by Joshua Goldman. With 5 USB 2. During my days at the University of Washington, I could do most of asue gaming at the school computer lab, but after graduating it became obvious that my Compaq was falling woefully short. Now heat and noise, or lack thereof, are pretty important to me.

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A8k, play and everything in between, it’s all better on a bigger screen with great tools to boost your experience. It’s hard to pinpoint who the ideal user of the A8J would be.

Hats off to them. Mainboard Data Bus Speed. Initially I was worried because it appeared as though I had not received the US power adapter but it was in the package and installation was simply a matter of snapping on the US power adapter, attaching the antenna, and plugging in the router.

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Asus A8Js Review (pics, specs)

Mobile Intel PM Express. First, the resolution really sets it apart. We reviewed a lot of laptops in I needed something that was powerful yet also portable enough for law school in a year. However, if you push the border of the screen while facing it, you will see some localized rippling. Nvidia is looking to shake up the gaming laptop scene with powerful new GPUs, while other PCs pitch added privacy.


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I was very close to ordering the Alienware, but in the end, it just had too many issues heating, battery life, random shutdowns for me to be confident with it, and I could get a similarly equipped asus cheaper.

ASUS A8Js-4S050E – 14″ – Core 2 Duo T7200 – Vista Home Premium – 2 GB RAM – 160 GB HDD Series

The touchpad is a good size and comes with a single mouse button built seriess the same plastic sheeting. It feels almost aa8j and there is certainly no flex in the area surrounding the keyboard. Tablets by Joshua Goldman Dec 13, The A8Js is blessedly silent with only some hard drive access noises which I find xeries of reassuring anyway. I have the 2GHz Core 2 Duo and it is blazing fast. The panel is widescreen and of a good size, but is surrounded by a rather large bezel, which detracts from the appearance.

I bought this laptop because my old laptop, a Compaq Presario Pentium 4 2. This was in addition to the Asus carrying case and optical scroll-wheel mouse that is included standard.