More bizarrely, Asus has chosen to include a rather puny 60GB hard drive, in our review unit at least. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. June 6th, I’ve taken a closer look at the Asus A7J’s hinges and they are indeed steel hinges. We’ve found laptop speakers to be fairly ineffective, no matter what their girth, so we’d prefer to have seen a larger keyboard — one which also incorporates a dedicated number pad. The following picture illustrates:

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On the bottom of the laptop is your battery, fan intakes, and hatches covering the upgradable bits on the A7J.

Its dual-core processor will chomp its way through most applications without much slowdown, and it’s especially adept at running several applications at once, so you can safely perform video encoding while you surf the Internet. There is a business card holder so you can tell a good samaritan where to ship your laptop when you wieless it or to tell the thief where to find the manuals after they’ve ganked your computer. The Asus A7J uses steel hinges which means it will be hard to break!

Asus A7J inch Core Duo Notebook Review | Design – Part II

Asus A7J Sign in to comment Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Asus has chosen to buck this trend by incorporating the latest Centrino codenamed Napa technology in the A7J — which is unusual, seeing as many big vendors, Sony included, still churn out new ultraportables with old Wirdless chips. While the A7J has a wide aspect ratio mouse touchpad, gamers will be pleased to note the inclusion of a separate USB mouse. Two hands are definitely needed when moving around this big laptop.


This reimagined MacBook Air fixes almost all previous design issues, but not without adding We’ve changed, we promise. Asus made sure this doesn’t aaus their customers by using metal hinges.

How to Upgrade the RAM. More about this in the Thermals section. It clocked up a 3DMark score of 1, which again is the highest we’ve seen on any laptop using the same graphics card.

Multimedia enthusiasts will love its Media Center operating system and solid performance, and its gaming abilities should appeal to anyone who’s not averse to a quick bout of Battlefield 2 Visit manufacturer site for details. Don’t show this ass. HP Spectre x inch, late They tend to be big, power-hungry brutes that use vast amounts of electrical energy and have a short battery life — a concept diametrically opposed to the Centrino mantra.

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This is an extension to the standard Windows XP interface designed to be used from a distance via remote control. The battery can be locked in place so it doesn’t accidentally fall out never happened to me, but I suppose it could eject accidentally. June 6th, I’ve taken a closer look at the Asus A7J’s hinges and they are indeed steel hinges. When ejecting the DVD tray, the tray will get blocked depending on the way you plug in the power adapter.


ASUS 17″ wide notebook ‘A7J’ equipped with wireless DTV tuner AVING USA

The updated Spectre x inch convertible laptop adds terrific battery life and top-notch The following picture illustrates: Performance The A7J put in asuss strong overall performance in most of our tests. Its gunmetal-grey finish is a welcome addition in many small laptops, but it doesn’t always work in larger models such as this, which tend to assus across as old fashioned.

Can you please tell me How to access the slots to add supplementary memory?

If you don’t properly pick up the laptop, the covers underneath the laptop flex a bit so be sure to give the A7J proper support. Design The A7J is a hefty beast. January 14, The laptop’s run-of-the-mill aesthetic continues when you open the lid.

Asus A7J 17-inch Core Duo Notebook Review

Though the right side of the laptop only has two features, it has the second biggest annoyance on the A7J the first annoyance being the swapped CTRL-Fn keys. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s wirdless The rest of the laptop doesn’t make a particularly good first impression. There’s a standard-sized black keyboard sitting proudly in the middle, with good-sized stereo speakers on either side.