- By Shi Xiao Min @May 23, 2013
Touch. The World at Your Fingertips
The World at Your Fingertips
The ASUS VivoBook S550 gets even more hands on, thanks
to a responsive 15.6'' HD touchscreen that lets you tap, swipe and pinch to
zoom just like a tablet. Designed with users in mind, the VivoBook offers an
incredible mobile computing experience with a stylish and easy-to-carry slim
ASUS VivoBook S550 and You. Incredible Together.
Sleek and elegant
Hairline-spun textured metal surfaces allow ASUS VivoBook S550 to elegantly
stand out from the crowd. With its Ultrabook™ 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.
ASUS VivoBook S550 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.
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 S550 works and
feels in seconds!
Smart gesture technology
Augmented using exclusive ASUS Smart Gesture technology, the large touchpad on
ASUS VivoBook S550 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.
Hear the power
Mixing gorgeous design, superior hardware, and optimized software results in the
ultimate sound experience. ASUS VivoBook S550 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 S550 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 S550 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 S550 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
Superior graphics with GeForce® GT 635M
ASUS VivoBook S550 features a 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor and NVIDIA®
GeForce® GT 635M graphics with DirectX® 11 compatibility to provide great
computing power. With up to 4GB of dedicated DDR3 video memory, the discrete
graphics processor accelerates S550 performance, making everything smoother and
more fluid while enhancing video quality so movies look great and allowing sleek
enjoyment of the latest games.
Up to Intel® 3rd gen Core™ i7 processors
ASUS VivoBook S550 is powered by up to 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i7 processors
based on 22nm Ivy Bridge technology. 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 S550 tailor-match every application you put it to, for pleasure.
- by Shi Xiao Min @May 23, 2013
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