To accommodate so much powerful technology on a compact form factor, ASUS engineers have developed custom cooling and thermal designs that use a V-shaped air channel to increase air flow, as well as unique beryllium copper alloy components to better handle heat. Its dual cores can reach a speed of 1. On the other hand, increasingly efficient GPU architectures allow the integration of dedicated GPUs even in slender, mobile ultrabooks. The first rumors about Asus’ new, revised Zenbook series made some waves: There’s no ethernet port on the machine itself, but hidden inside a small pouch in the box is a USB-to-ethernet adapter, as well as an adapter to convert that mini VGA port to a full sized VGA cable. It arrived in less than 3 working days and apart from a little light-bleed on the bottom of the screen a common issue with these models its barely noticeable in everyday use and otherwise an awesome and beautiful little machine. I use a lap desk so it is not an issue but something to consider.
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With the radios and keyboard backlight also activated, the consumption dropped from Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: This explains the strong scores.
Rated 1 out of 5 by Bill W vvx32vd A major waste of time As everyone says, only buy this computer if you plan to swap out the hard drive and memory.
Ultrabook™ with discrete graphics and premium design
The first rumors about Asus’ new, revised Zenbook series made some waves: The screen has an antiglare finish so you can use your ASUS Zenbook in brightly-lit environments with ease. I do internet marketing and need a reliable, lightweight, powerful system.
Introduction Next Page Performance. The rumors turned out to be true, in front of us sits an Asus UX32VD, one of the first specimen of the series with the sought after display panel. Tablets by Joshua Goldman Dec 13, The system is powered by a dual-core 1. Disappointingly – although not unsurprisingly – the Zenbook is loaded with an abundance of Asus branded bloatware.
After removal of the base plate, the battery, hard drive, and RAM modules can be removed or swapped effortlessly. Optical Storage Drive Type. It’s also way too keen to resize windows when you accidentally place your thumb on the trackpad as well as your forefinger.
Given the trajectory of the Ivy Bridge quad-core CPUs, one can expect a moderate performance increase and substantial improvement of the integrated GPU for the dual-core models as well.
ASUS UX32VD-DB71 Zenbook ” Ultrabook UX32VD-DB71 B&H
Typical problems were cut-off lettering or mixed scaling of dialog. The only complaint I have is the cooling vent is on the bottom. It has a spun aluminum lid with precision-etched concentric circles to match its silver hairline chassis for a solid build and stylish design.
Disk data transfer rate. To replace the memory and hard drive you need a Mini Torx Screwdriver Zsus.
Asus UX32VD – External Reviews
Keyboard Asus makes mention of “improvements” to the keyboard which we recognize at first sight as the now integrated keyboard backlight. Here, the dedicated Nvidia GPU causes most of the increase in power consumption.
You get greater freedom of viewing and improved visual quality, delivering luxurious presentation. The touchpad remains visually identical to its predecessor. We thought the narrow speaker openings on the side edges were less than optimal.
Premium IPS displays generate wider viewing angles up to degrees for easier enjoyment and sharing from any direction without image quality degradation.
Some software fails to support scaling. But is that all that is new in the latest update to the Zenbook line? Laptops by Justin Jaffe Dec 17, We could not detect any layout changes other than our test unit sporting a different language layout. Say goodbye to tinny audio and noise distortion and welcome the new era of true hi-fi to your Zenbook Instant On Waiting 30 to 45 seconds for your computer to boot up is not time well spent. It arrived in less than 3 working days and apart from a little light-bleed xv32vd the bottom of asue screen a common issue with these models its barely noticeable in everyday use and otherwise an awesome and beautiful little machine.
The battery life keeps amazing me day after day: Please refer vd32vd pages for full details.