A value-packed everyday notebook with user-centric features
The ASUS X Series is the perfect all-round value laptop for work and play. Powered by a choice of Intel or AMD processors, the X Series is a stylish notebook designed for those looking to stand out from the crowd. The X Series immerses you in high quality ASUS SonicMaster-enhanced audio; and gives you a 2-second resume from sleep mode, so it's always ready at a moment's notice. What's more, there's also USB 3.0 for super-fast data transfer speeds.
A quality notebook with a premium feel
A value notebook doesn't have to mean settling for something basic. ASUS X Series notebooks give you all the computing essentials in a notebook with a tactile finish and a high quality, premium feel. It covers all the bases, making it the ideal choice for all your computing needs.
Designed for productivity and entertainment
ASUS X Series notebooks are powered by Intel or AMD processors for smooth, responsive performance. This processing performance, coupled with powerful graphics and an advanced onboard memory controller, makes the X Series ideal for daily computing tasks or for watching movies and videos. X Series tackles them all with ease, giving you all the multitasking performance you need for work or play within a compact chassis.
Superior graphics performance
ASUS X Series notebooks have a NVIDIA GeForce discrete graphics card* to give you a visual boost for editing photos or video, or playing the newest and hottest games.
*Only for select models
A notebook with smartphone-like accessibility
With the ASUS X Series, you get a notebook with smartphone-like response times. It features a 2-second instant resume, so you can go from sleep mode to surfing the net or working on documents in a jiffy.
X Series notebooks even give you various optimized power modes so you get the most life out of your battery. They can even remain in standby mode for an incredible two weeks! You needn't worry about losing data during that time too, since it automatically gets backed up when the battery level drops below 5% charge.*
*Battery life and standby time may vary by specification and use.
Extensive connectivity options
ASUS X Series notebooks feature USB 3.0, HDMI and VGA ports, a 3-in-1 SD/SDHC/SDXC card reader, and other connectivity options to ensure compatibility with a wide range of peripherals and devices.
USB 3.0 for ultra-fast data transfers
USB 3.0 gives you ten times the speed of USB 2.0, allowing you to save photos, or transfer music and large video files in a fraction of the time. Transferring a 25GB Blu-ray quality movie now takes a mere 70 seconds.
Full HD 1080p output through HDMI
On top of the standard VGA port, ASUS X Series notebooks also feature a HDMI port for Full HD 1080p output.
Immersive, crystal-clear audio
Most notebooks feature small onboard speakers that often result in a single-source audio that lacks distinctiveness. ASUS X Series notebooks deliver high-fidelity audio thanks to ASUS SonicMaster technology and ASUS AudioWizard. Be immersed in the X Series' omnidirectional audio delivery and hear music the way it's supposed to be heard.
AudioWizard five pre-set audio modes
AudioWizard is a tuning software with five pre-set audio modes to best suit your needs. Fine-tuned by the ASUS Golden Ear team, you'll get to enjoy true-to-life sounds in music, movies, and games. Its proprietary interface is extremely user-friendly, so it's all a matter of clicking your favorite settings to enjoy fully-optimized audio.
Precise input and control at your fingertips
ASUS X Series notebooks are designed to give you a more intuitive touchpad experience. We've utilized an exclusive technology used in the production of smartphone touch screens to give you a highly sensitive touchpad with incredible accuracy.
Smart Gesture-Multi-touch made easy
ASUS X Series notebooks feature a multi-point touchpad with ASUS Smart Gesture technology to give you a more intuitive and natural fingertip-input experience.
Smart Gesture technology supports a range of touch commands so you can pinch-zoom in and out, scroll or tap like pinch zoom in/out, scroll, and tap to access Windows 8 touchscreen functions
Ergonomically designed keyboard
The full size, one-piece chiclet keyboard features an improved back-assembled design with 1.6mm of key travel and minimal key float for a solid feel and a more comfortable typing experience.
10 million keystrokes durable, full-size keyboard
The keyboard has been ergonomically designed for increased key response and has been carefully tuned for optimal keyboard force, stroke, and travel distance. This means you stay comfortable even after typing for long periods.
ASUS employs strict keyboard test standards, ensuring the keyboard on the X Series is durable enough to last 10 million keystrokes.
Keeping your palm rest cool
ASUS notebooks feature a unique internal design that addresses uncomfortable heat issues by preventing heat build-up under the palm rest.
ASUS IceCool technology keeps the palm rest at a temperature range between 28C to 35C, this is significantly lower than body temperature, making typing a little bit more comfortable for you.
Access your data and files anytime, anywhere
ASUS WebStorage ensures you get access to your data and files on any device that has an internet connection. With ASUS WebStorage, your files are automatically kept up-to-date and synced across various devices; you can share photos and videos with friends and family, and stream your music and movies to your device.
- Intel Core i7 5500U Processor
- 8 GB DDR3L 1600 MHz SDRAM
- 17.3" 16:9 HD+ (1600x900)/Full HD (1920x1080)
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M 2GB GDDR5
- Dual-band 802.11 ac
- Built-in Bluetooth V4.0
- 1 x COMBO audio jack
- 1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
- 3 x USB 3.0 port(s)
- 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
- 1 x micro SDXC card reader
- 1 x AC adapter plug
- SonicMaster Lite Technology
- 2nd battery 4Cells 2600 mAh
- 16.3 x 10.7 x 1.18 - 1.37 inch (WxDxH)