ASUS VivoBook S500CA 6GB 15.6" Metallic Grey Touchscreen Laptop Computer, Model S500CADS51T
- Precision touchscreen for intuitive enjoyment
- Packs touch, SSD speed, and hard drive storage capacity in a sleek design
- Brushed-hairline aluminum textures offer high durability and an elegant look
- Enjoy SonicMaster for impactful and richer sound performance
Sleek and Elegant
Hairline-spun textured metal surfaces allow ASUS VivoBook S500 to elegantly stand out from the crowd. With its Ultrabook™ 21mm form factor, it still packs full features in a slender build, matching the dynamic nature of new high-portability and intuitive computing. The slim design is easy to carry while showcasing premium chic and feel.
The specially-formed rounded edges of ASUS VivoBook S500 are inspired by book binding and spines, making it very comfortable to hold. This gives you cozy and natural grip and carry, feeling as reassuring as holding a book.
Hidden Hinges and Perfectly In-line Ports
To ensure complete premium elegance and usability, ASUS VivoBook S500 design focuses on even the smallest details. Hidden hinges and in-line ports are perfect examples of this, seamlessly blending in the sophisticated look and feel. Most importantly, performance and functionality remain optimized, with no compromises allowed – ASUS VivoBook S500 epitomizes incredible design in one sleek package.
ASUS VivoBook S500 ushers in completely new touch experiences with its all-glass panel. Smooth throughout, the responsive touchscreen means your fingers can slide edge to edge naturally and unhindered. This flowing motion makes swiping, scrolling, and all other gestures quicker, more intuitive, and incredibly rewarding. The all-glass panel goes far beyond the constraints of traditional touchscreens to give you unmitigated touch performance.
Smart Gesture Technology
Augmented using exclusive ASUS Smart Gesture technology, the large touchpad on ASUS VivoBook S500 guarantees improved touch input, with quicker and more precise gesture detection and a wider range of supported motions. These include tapping, scrolling, zooming, dragging, clicking, and more. Smart Gesture technology combines hardware and software optimization to present a new incredible standard in touch fidelity – start enjoying it now.
Experience ASUS Instant Functions
ASUS has developed a range of Instant Functions especially for Windows 8, enabling fuller immersion in the new operating system. With just one key press, engage and load up Instant Functions for more customization options and more personal interaction with your computing environment. The interface design puts you first, so it’s utterly user friendly, offering quick settings and direct access to your content. You can change the way your ASUS VivoBook S500 feels in seconds!
Hear the Power
Mixing gorgeous design, superior hardware, and optimized software results in the ultimate sound experience. ASUS VivoBook S500 gives you deeper and richer bass, a wider audio range, true-to-life surround, powerful output, distinct vocals, and pristine clarity. It employs large speakers and resonance chambers, with exclusive ASUS AudioWizard empowering immersive entertainment. It also offers access to new dimensions of sound, with selectable modes fitting your needs based on your environment and preferences to ensure multi-faceted and living music, movie, and even game sound.
ASUS VivoBook S500 with cloud-based WebStorage lets you access all your documents, photos, music, and videos from any device you’re on, with instant file synchronization so you’re always on the latest version. ASUS WebStorage maintains tight security while ensuring greater convenience – it uses easy link-based sharing to get you and your family or friends connected via one unified cloud life. Even better, ASUS VivoBook S500 arrives with a free 32GB of WebStorage cloud space for three years!
2-Second Instant On
Exclusive ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II technology offers smartphone-like 2-second instant on from sleep or hibernate modes, so you can resume without delay. ASUS VivoBook S500 is all about quick accessibility and with its energy-conserving design goes into standby for up to two weeks. Open files and tasks are kept safe in memory, plus should the battery drop below 5% charge while you’re away, data gets automatically backed up. Your valuable content is always secure and within reach!
* Actual standby time may vary due to specific component performance, connected devices, and environmental differentiation
Up to Intel® 3rd Gen Core™ i7 Processors
ASUS VivoBook S500 is powered by up to 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors . Smooth and responsive performance puts you in command of great computing for everyday use, from daily tasks to multimedia. The latest Intel® Core™ processors deliver visibly smart output, opening up satisfyingly powerful experiences that you can see and feel. They help ASUS VivoBook S500 tailor-match every application you put it to a pleasure.
- System Type Ultrabook
- Operating System Windows 8 64-Bit Edition
- Included Service 32 GB ASUS WebStorage
Processor / Chipset
- CPU Intel Core i5 (3rd Gen) 3317U / 1.7 GHz
- Max Turbo Speed 2.6 GHz
- Number of Cores Dual-Core
- 64-bit Computing Yes
- Chipset Mobile Intel HM76 Express
- Features Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
- RAM 6 GB ( 1 x 2 GB + 4 GB (soldered) )
- Max RAM Supported 6GB
- Technology DDR3 SDRAM
- Speed 1600 MHz
- Form Factor SO DIMM 204-pin
- Slots Qty 1
- Empty Slots 0
- Hard Drive 500 GB Hybrid Drive ( 24 GB flash ) / 5400 rpm
- Interface Serial ATA-300
- Type 15.6" Multi-Touch
- LCD Backlight Technology LED backlight
- Resolution 1366 x 768 ( HD )
- Widescreen Yes
- Image Aspect Ratio 16:9
- Features Zero Bright Dot
Audio & Video
- Graphics Processor Intel HD Graphics 4000
- Camera Integrated webcam
- Sound Stereo speakers , microphone
- Audio Features ASUS SonicMaster, ASUS AudioWizard
- Type Keyboard, touchpad
- Features Built-in numeric keyboard, multi-touch touchpad
- Wireless 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.0
- Network Interface Gigabit Ethernet
- Technology Lithium polymer
- Capacity 44 Wh
- Input AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
- Output 65 Watt , 19 V , 3.42 A
Connections & Expansion
- Headphone/microphone combo jack
- USB 3.0
- 2 x USB 2.0
- Memory Card Reader Yes (SD Card)
- Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
- ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II
- ENERGY STAR Qualified Yes
- Height: 0.8"
- Width: 2.9"
- Depth: 10.2"
- Unit: 4.6 lbs
- Shipping: 6 lbs
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts & Labor