Included mouse accessory view large image. Here is some data regarding temperatures before and after undervolting using a 20 minute run of Orthos:. Next we looked at brands and I was keen to avoid Acer I own one and am not particularly enamoured with it and Dell she dislikes the design. The weight is very reasonable at 2. Asus A8F on top of Acer notebook view large image. Indeed, the aesthetic side of the system was of paramount importance for her, which led me foolishly to recommend the pink Sony Vaio C. I would also like to note that the optical drive is incredibly quiet both when reading and writing a disk.
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Asus A8F on top of Acer notebook view large image. I prefer the matte look, but accept the greater contrast is nice in some conditions. It is very unobtrusive in the screen bezel, which I much prefer to showy designs. Asus A3F notebook view large image.
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Separate buttons and a more defined touchpad would be an improvement. This is exacerbated by the bevelling on the edge of the lid.
The optical drive is fairly standard by all accounts, the only notable features being its silence and Lightscribe abilities. The line out is on the left side of the system, which I find to be a superior location than on the front.
The buttons are directly below, and consists of what essentially amounts to a rocker switch. I would also like to note that asuw optical drive is incredibly quiet both when reading and writing a disk. My girlfriend was neutral over XP vs Vista, but my own research told me that to get similar performance using Vista a8t better specifications and thus higher cost.
On the right we have another 2xUSB, centrally located. This is only really ass when viewing a very dark or black image however so in everyday use does not pose much of an issue. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted akdio TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community. Asus includes a recovery partition in addition to a destructive restore disk. The A8F has a decent number of ports.
Out of the box boot time was around 55 seconds to the desktop, with another 5 seconds for all tray programs to be loaded. Included mouse accessory view large image. The base stays cool, with only the area underneath the hard drive generating any heat at all. For most users the keyboard will be fine and I am probably being quite harsh in my judgement. The hinges are sturdy and the base of the system must be held with one hand in order to open the lid; there is very little wobble when the screen is open.
Having read about Asus systems here on the forums, I was keen to look into them further.
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The crux of the issue with this laptop is that it performs with sufficient speed to appear fast to the end user, despite the fact it lags behind in benchmarks.
She bought this back in summer without consulting me and hence wound up with a system ssus unsuitable for her needs.
I discovered I had to press quiet firmly on the keys for them to register but this may be a symptom of the newness. It appears that 3 steps are virtually identical then a large jump to the next step. Press the left of the bar for a left click, auido the right for right click.
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There is some flex in the screen frame but I find that this situation very rarely occurs in everyday usage. Asus A8F right side view on top of Acer notebook view large image.
Through high quality headphones, the integrated audio sounds acceptable with a fairly low noise floor.
It is aimed at students and home users on a budget. Versus my Acer it seems substantially more rigid and better constructed, though this may be due to the smaller chassis. I attained stable voltages of 0.
Keyboards are a very subjective piece of equipment so it is difficult to comment objectively, but for my money I disliked typing on it. Knowing her penchant for treating technology badly however, the gloss black lid was unlikely to stay perky for long. This time, I lent a hand on the replacement and decided a comparable specification to the Dell at a lower price and size a8v be just the ticket.