As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 15.6 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.
You need to pack a lot into this screen, hence a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for.
Continuously tweaking video clips are fun but requires a quite a bit of computing power. Which is why the memory size of 8 GB, the multi-core processor and the graphics card all combine to provide a level of performance that matches your needs.
It also comes with the Memory card reader just in case you need an alternative option to move your creative work from once device to another.
Developing your own tunes and mixes is important to you, so we've recommended a laptop that has got an advanced audio system on-board with HD sound capabilities.
The presence of a 4 cores core process will help speed up music format conversions or codec-based compression.
Since you're all about the music, this laptop will make a great side-kick to you music production gear. It's multi-core processor gives you the necessary muscle to rip, encode or convert your audio craft without having to wait forever. Also, it's on-board audio chip and high resolution screen (1920 x 1080 pixels) offer a competent and mobile deputy to your existing tools and setup.
The 15.6 inches screen gives you enough screen-space to wade through columns and rows
Excel, Quicken etc, don't need much power so this option won't up the requirements on processor.
Your Asus 's 8 GB RAM will ensure large sheets and accounts wont undermine performance
The numeric keypad keyboard really takes the strain out when entering data.
Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, don't need much, but your Intel Core i7-8550U processor and 8 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel'!
Surf the web at speed thanks to the VivoBook X540UA-DB71’s speedy b/g/n/ac WiFi interface.
Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.
Facebook, twitter etc require little processing power or screen specification so the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 will do just fine.
Light and powerful, the 10 hours battery life of the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 allows it to be easily used all around the home for long periods without charging.
The 10 hours battery life in the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 is sufficient for short sessions of use in coffee shops, parks etc.
Lightweight and compact, the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 boasts 10 hours battery life to keep you going while on short trips like the daily commute on the train or subway.
With an impressive run time of approximately 10 hours, the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 will keep you entertained, or working, throughout the duration of your trip.
The 10 hours battery life in the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 can keep you going while moving from one meeting space to another.
Thanks to a 10 hours battery life, the VivoBook X540UA-DB71 lets you work and work and work while visiting client sites.
As you'll be needing to move about now and then, it's 1.9 kg weight should suit your needs just fine.
Not the smallest laptop, but this is a good choice for when you don't want a full-size PC. The VivoBook X540UA-DB71 works just as well on your lap or a desk.
Working with numbers is important to you, so we've made sure this laptop comes a full featured keyboard.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
The VivoBook X540UA-DB71 has got the traditional corporate look and will definitely blend in within the enterprise environment.
If weightless and powerful is not a combination that you imagine in a laptop, think again. The ASUS VivoBook comes in at just 1.9 kg, making it easy to transport and use from any location. However, its features include a 15.6 inch Full HD screen with LED backlight to give you an exciting and vivid display to suit all your purposes and show your software in its best light. If your work keeps you up late at night, the ASUS VivoBook also uses Eye Care technology which reduces the amount of blue light emitted from your laptop, ensuring that using screens is easier on your eyes. The 8th generation Intel Core i7 is also surprising in its strength, allowing you to run all the necessary software that you need at a fast and powerful pace. This is combined with 8GB of RAM can also help you to get work completed at a much faster speed.
|Display HD Type||FHD|
|Display Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display Size||15.6 inches|
|Display Technology Name||TN|
|Processor Architecture||64 Bit|
|Processor Cores||4 cores|
|Processor Family||Intel Core i7|
|Processor Model||Intel Core i7-8550U|
|Processor Speed||1.80 GHz|
|RAM Size||8 GB|
|RAM Speed||2133 MHz|
|Solid State Hybrid Drive Capacity||1000|
|Storage Total Capacity||1000 GB|
|Graphics Card Model - Integrated||Intel UHD Graphics 620|
|Graphics Card Type||Integrated|
|Optical Drive Type||DVD Burner|
|Network Bluetooth Type||4.1|
|Network Wireless Type||b/g/n/ac|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|Memory Card Reader||1|
|USB 2.0 Ports||2|
|USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports||1|
|Operating System Architecture||64 Bit|
|Operating System Name||Microsoft Windows|
|Operating System Version||Windows 10 Home|
|Battery Life||10 hours|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Dimesnsions - Depth||25.15 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Height||2.72 cm|
|Dimesnsions - Width||38.14 cm|