I had read on the forums of NotebookReview. This site uses cookies. Third, the clarity and brightness of the screen are superb and the glare-type screen versus matte is not as distracting as I had feared it would be. However, I could not have been more surprised with the quality of the A8Js — the quality of the plastic that is used is phenomenal. It feels almost metal-like and there is certainly no flex in the area surrounding the keyboard. Networking Max Transfer Rate.

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There is also a scroll area on the right side of the touchpad, which simulates a mouse wheel.

ASUS has a new notebook offering that is sure to please most. But the screen is only adequate, as is the battery life – less than three hours isn’t good enough for those with long journeys to work on.

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Asus A8Js Core 2 Duo laptop reviewed

A fast and well-designed notebook, but let down by an aaus screen and poor battery life. Third, the clarity and brightness of the screen are superb and the glare-type screen versus matte is not as distracting as I had feared it would be.


Automatically send old files to OneDrive PC space saver: We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. Everything is snappy and responsive with this laptop, especially in the area of gaming.

Best tablets and accessories for Christmas gifts: If you have a wireless network, the Intel Wireless configuration utility pan nag you to death until you give it attention. 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 ssus. The important specs for my A8Jm as configured: It manages to do this by the use of a Knowing The Parts Specs as seen on the A8Jm label view large image.

I played Counter-strike 1. Ul Safety Notices Asus A8Js back view and lid view large image.

Asus A8Js Core 2 Duo laptop reviewed

Chapter 1 Asus Life Frame2 Within hours, I got 2 calls. Furthermore, I found out that on A8 models with an integrated graphics card, the InstantON button works to load the non-Windows based media application.


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 laj larger images. Not too shabby, I thought it would be worse so I was pleasantly surprised. Optical Drive Safety Information Mobile Intel PM Express. Such a size allows for a more compact chassis.

ASUS A8Js-4SE – 14″ – Core 2 Duo T – 2 GB RAM – GB HDD Overview – CNET

Tablets by Joshua Goldman Dec 13, The screen is a widescreen Finally, the last button launches some sort of Asus media center. Restarting Or Rebooting Keyboard As A Numeric Keypad 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.

This laptop is exactly what I was looking for and it should last me on through law school. I bought this laptop because my old laptop, a Compaq Presario Pentium 4 2.