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Asus S400 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 6GB 524GB HDD+SSD 14" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 6GB Dec 2012
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6 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The writer at Shiftdelete.net wrote that this Asus notebook PC was exceptional and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Good Brand

Notebook PCs produced by Asus are some of the better notebook PCs according to average reviews from experts and owners.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the S400 which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Asus S400 has a full-size keyboard.

Other laptops with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the ProBook 450 G1[pl_2130025_price], or the 15-j151sa[pl_2981268_price] both from HP or the Asus PU551LA[plb_2446718_price].

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Asus S400 has a better processor family than most laptops that are a comparable age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i3 processor family, whereas most portable PCs of this age and spec have an AMD A processor family. Laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the S400 processor families range from AMD A (worst) to Intel Core i3-4xxx (best).

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Asus S400 has a touch sensitive screen, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age which do not have a touch sensitive screen.

Other portable PCs with a touch sensitive screen currently available that you might want to consider include the Lenovo Y70[plb_2964651_price] which has better reviews.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

The Asus S400 has an 802.11n WiFi standard which is better than most laptops that have been around for around the same time as it. Most comparable spec laptops that were launched around the same time as it have an 802.11b WiFi standard. This Asus portable PC also has an 802.11g WiFi standard.

An 802.11n WiFi standard is in fact the best Wi-Fi standard across all comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst Wi-Fi standard is 802.11a.

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2 Reasons Against

Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

Most similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the S400 have between one and three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Asus S400 which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

The Asus S400 does not have a front camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the S400 also do not have a front camera.

Alternative notebook PCs which also have a front camera that you might want to look at include the ProBook 450 G1[pl_2130025_price], or the 15-j151sa[pl_2981268_price] both from HP or the Asus PU551LA[plb_2446718_price].

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7 Other reasons to consider the Asus S400

Released Over Four Years Ago

This notebook PC has been on the market for over four years.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Asus S400 has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the S400.

If this Asus portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the HP 15-j151sa[plb_2981268_price] (1TB and higher rated).

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Asus S400 has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the S400.

If you would prefer a bigger internal memory then you might want to look at the X240[pl_2389692_price] (8GB), or the Y70[pl_2964651_price] (16GB) both from Lenovo or the HP 15-j151sa[plb_2981268_price] (8GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Screen Size

The Asus S400 has a fairly average screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that were released more than two years ago.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a bigger screen size then you might want to look at the HP ProBook 450 G1[plb_2130025_price] (15.6"), the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2145459_price] (15.6"), or the Toshiba Satellite C50D-B[plb_2379799_price] (15.6") which also has a higher rating.

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1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that were launched around the same time as it.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 1.8 kilograms, the Asus S400 has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and spec to the S400.

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HDD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on laptops of this type and age. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

Other laptops that have an HDD storage media currently available that you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the HP ProBook 450 G1[plb_2130025_price], the DELL Inspiron 15[plb_2145459_price], or the Toshiba Satellite C50D-B[plb_2379799_price].

Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth looking at include the X240[pl_2389692_price] (SSD), or the Y70[pl_2964651_price] (ssd) both from Lenovo or the Acer Aspire V3-371[plb_2964527_price] (ssd) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Anti-Theft Technology
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Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
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1 Award

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Expert Reviews

8 March 2013

Say hello to the Asus VivoBook S400. For P36,000.00, you get a 14.1 inch touchscreen Windows 8 notebook with an aluminum-sturdy housing, unexpectedly loud speakers, and a bright 1366×768... Read more…

7 February 2013

Even though Windows 8 is now official here in the Philippines, only a few of the products on local store shelves carry it. But that's understandable. You have to remember that Microsoft actually... Read more…

6 December 2012

Ekran boyutlar? 11.6 inç ila 14 aras?nda de?i?en ASUS'un yeni VivoBook'lar? geçti?imiz dönemde kullan?c?lar?n be?enisine sunuldu. Bizde sizler için S400C modelini mercek alt?na ald?k.Windows 8... Read more…

19 November 2012

Ultrabook piyasas? hep yüksek fiyat oranlar?na sahip ürünler yüzünden ele?tirildi. Asus Vivobook S400 , piyasadaki pek çok Ultrabook modeline benzer donan?ma ek olarak, üst seviye...

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1 November 2012

? Asus ?????? Windows 8 ????VivoBook ?????????????????????????VivoBook S400 ????? Ultrabook????????????????? SSD ???????????? Intel ??? 21mm ?????????????? Core i3 ??????? 21,900 ??Core i5 ??????... Read more…

23 November 2014

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5 April 2013

Asus test ???? ?????????05.04.2013 | 08:00????? ??????????? ??????????? ??? ???????????????? ?? ????????? ? ?????????????????? ??????????, ??? ? ?????? ???????. ? ????????? ????? ??????? ASUS... Read more…

28 November 2012

Asus VivoBook S400 con Windows 8 è una scelta bilanciata. La proposta è equilibrata sul fronte qualità/prezzo, viste le buone caratteristiche complessive offerteAsus VivoBook S400 è un... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus s400, s400cadh31, asus s400c, apple s400, s400caca006, s400caca008, s400caca022, s400caca021, s400caca002, asus s400ca, s400caca017, apple s400c, s400caca035, s400caca036, s400cadh31t, apple s400ca, s400caca035h, s400caca036h, apple i33217, s400caca006h, s400caca008h, s400caca022h, s400caca021h, s400caca002h, s400caca017h, apple i33217u, s400ca-ca006h, s400ca-ca022h, s400ca-ca002h, asus s400caca021
Barcodes 00886227325955, 00886227325962, 00886227340682, 00886227350056, 04716659325949, 04716659325956, 04716659325963, 04716659345046, 04716659350057, 04716659350064, 04716659361794, 04716659407171, 04716659413714

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