Asus UL50-V Laptop

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Published: February 2, 2010
Author: Amber Lupala
Editor: Amber Lupala
Provider: Asus

Features

Today it’s time once again to take a look at a product from Asus. Today we got their latest laptop named UL50-V that seems to be a mid range laptop with a price around 800$. It has some neat features like a long battery time, slim build, and a very exclusive looking case so lets have a closer look at this sample.

About Asus:

Check out their website for more info, http://www.asus.com/ContentPage.aspx?Content_Type=AboutASUS&Content_Id=9

Specifications:

Processor & Cache Memory Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor SU7300 : 1.3 GHz
Intel® Celeron® Processor SU2300 : 1.2 GHz
Operating System Genuine Windows® 7 Ultimate
Genuine Windows® 7 Professional
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium
Chipset Mobile Intel® GS45 Express Chipset +ICH9M
Main Memory DDR3 1066 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SODIMM socket for expansion up to 4GB SDRAM
*Due to the 32-bit operation system’s limitation, only 3GB will show up with a 4GB memory. The 64-bit operating system will not have this issue. For more information, please check Microsoft’s support site: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/946003
Display 15.6″ HD (1366×768) LED backlight
Video Graphics & Memory NVIDIA® GeForce® G 210M , with 512MB GDDR3 VRAM (Switchable graphics)
Hard Drive 2.5″ 9.5mm SATA
500GB,5400rpm
320GB,5400rpm
250GB,5400rpm
Optical Drive DVD Super Multi
Card Reader 5 in 1 card reader, SD,MMC,MS,MS-Pro,XD
Video Camera 0.3 Mega Pixel web camera
Fax/Modem/LAN/WLAN Intel® WiFi Link 1000
Integrated 802.11a/b/g/n
Built-in Bluetooth™ V2.1+EDR (optional)
Azureware NE785H (optional)
10/100/1000 Base T
LED Status Indicator HDD
Power-on/Suspend
Battery Charging/full/low
Storage device access
Capital Lock
Wireless on status indicator
Numeric KB Lock
Interface 1 x Microphone-in jack
1 x Headphone-out jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
3 x USB 2.0 ports
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1 x HDMI
Hot Keys Function Keys:
Fn+F1 Suspend switch
Fn+F2 WLAN switch
Fn+F3 Access to the E-mail
Fn+F4 Access to the Internet
Fn+F5 Brightness down
Fn+F6 Brightness up
Fn+F7 LCD on/off
Fn+F8 LCD/CRT switch display
Fn+F9 TouchPad Lock
Fn+F10 Volume on/mute
Fn+F11 Volume down
Fn+F12 Volume up
Fn+Ins, Fn+NumLK Scr LK on/off
Fn+Space Power 4Gear
Fn+Enter(Numeric) Calculator
Fn+V: Life Frame
Fn+↑: Stop
Fn+↓: Play/Pause
Fn+ ←:Skip to Previous Track
Fn+ →:Skip to Next Track
Audio Built-in stereo speakers
Altec Lansing® speakers
SRS Premium Sound
Keyboard Numeric Keyboard
348mm size
Battery Pack & Life 4 cells: 2200 mAh
8 cells: 4400/5600 mAh
AC Adapter Output: 19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65W
Input: 100~240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
3/ 2 pin compact power supply system
Dimension & Weight 38.6 x 25.9 x 1.64~2.64 cm (W x D x H)
2.1 kg (with 4 cell battery)); 2.3 kg (with 8 cell battery)
Security BIOS Booting / HDD User Password Protection and security lock
Kensington lock hole
Supplied Accessories Optical Mouse
Multimedia Software ASUSDVD 6-in-1
Virus & Tool Software Trend Micro Internet Security 2009
ASUS Utility Asus Win flash for BIOS and Driver live Update
ASUS SmartLogon
ASUS Net 4 switch
Asus Power4Gear Hybrid
Asus Live Update
Asus Multi-Frame
Asus NB Probe +
ASUS Life Frame 3
ASUS Wireless Console
Virtual Camera
ASUS Splendid
ASUS Express Gate
Asus Screen Saver
Fancy Start
eManual
AI Recovery
Warranty & e-support 2-year limited global hardware warranty
*different by country
1-year battery pack warranty
On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
OS (Microsoft Windows Vista) install/uninstall consultation
Bundled software install/uninstall consultation
ASUS software supporting

Features:

UnLimited Performance with ASUS Turbo33 Technology

The ASUS UL50Vt features the ground-breaking ASUS Turbo33 Technology, which integrates both hardware and software to enhance system performance by up to 33%.It enables you to enjoy smoother videos, online streaming and various other forms of multimedia without a hitch for entertainment unlimited.

UnLimited Performance with Intel Core™2 Duo Processor and DDR3 Memory

ASUS UL50VT is powered by Intel Core™ 2 Duo SU7300 Processor for its ability to provide the best multitasking performance while using less energy. It also features the latest DDR3 memory, which delivers faster data transfer rates compared to DDR2 memory.

UnLimited Versatility: ASUS GraphiX Boost Technology for Switchable Graphics

The ASUS UL50Vt features a 15-inch high definition LED backlight display with a 16:9 aspect ratio, with graphics supported by GraphiX Boost technology. It allows users to maintain a balance between surreal graphics performance and battery conservation. The ASUS GraphiX Boost allows users to switch between a dedicated NVIDIA® GeForce® G 210M graphics card for graphically intensive applications, and Intel® integrated graphics options for better energy savings.

UnLimited All-day Computing with Up To 12 Hours Battery Life

The ASUS UL50Vt features an impressive 12-hours battery life*, thanks to the ASUS Power4 Gear Technology, which facilitates the deployment and usage of power according to the users’ preferences in relation to the specific tasks that they need to perform. It also provides users with the option to turn off hardware devices to conserve even more energy, and works in conjunction with an Intel® Core™2 Duo processor for maximum energy efficiency.

UnLimited Portability: Stylishly Thin and Less than 1-inch Thick Profile

Feast your eyes upon the ASUS UL50Vt, with a profile measuring less than 1-inch. Its aluminum alloy structure accords you with style and grace as you make your way through the day. It fits effortlessly into your day bag, haversack or briefcase, and with the brushed aluminum design, it shrugs off scratches and abrasions, protecting its gorgeous exterior.

The Product:

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This product comes packed in a black and blue box with the laptop packed in foam and the accessories in separate boxes.

The laptop itself has a very exclusive look in my eyes with a aluminum case and a glossy black screen.

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  • sammy123

    Amaizing laptop!!!