Power versus battery life Inevitably, such power comes at the price of a low battery life. Providing dual-core power, the Asus is ideal for multi-tasking even high-performance software applications. Asus A7J Average Score: This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk. The rest of the laptop doesn’t make a particularly good first impression. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising. While higher scores have been seen from dual-core laptops, this remains an impressive result.

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Asus has also bundled some video security software, which detects movement and makes recordings in your absence — but this doesn’t upload the captured images to a secure Web server, so you’ll have no access to the image if someone steals the laptop. Its gunmetal-grey finish is a welcome addition in many small laptops, but it doesn’t always work in larger models such as this, which tend to come across as old fashioned.

Desktop replacement laptops such as the A7J aren’t normally based on Intel Centrino technology. While higher scores have been seen from dual-core laptops, this remains an impressive result.

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The machine’s apparent focus towards visually demanding applications is highlighted further by the inclusion of an integrated 1.

Design The A7J is a hefty beast. It’s a dual layer offering, so you can copy up to 8.

On the other hand, the power consumption is lower aj small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper. In our tests it lasted 46 minutes before keeling over — which isn’t bad for a desktop replacement, but it’s far from ideal if you’re often on the move.


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Asus A7J 17-inch Core Duo Notebook Review

As a7h high-powered work or multimedia machine, the Asus A7J has a lot to recommend it, when used with an external mouse and keyboard. This is an extension to the standard Windows XP interface designed to be used from a distance via remote control. We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used.

It clocked up a 3DMark score of 1, which again is the highest we’ve seen on any laptop using the same graphics card. The mobile world might finally get exciting again in Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s Running for just over two hours under test conditions, the Asus asu suit long-term mobility.

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Asus A7J 17-inch Core Duo notebook reviewed

Inevitably, such power comes at the price of a low battery life. While the A7J has a wide aspect ratio mouse touchpad, gamers will be pleased to note the inclusion of a separate USB mouse. No such problems affect the touchpad or mouse buttons. There’s a standard-sized black keyboard asuz proudly in the middle, with good-sized stereo speakers on either side. While the keyboard is broad and well-spaced, the keys are bouncy and unresponsive, making typing a chore.


This is all due to its large inch widescreen display, which is a viable alternative to a adus desktop monitor, but a hindrance to portability. It provides quick and convenient access to your collection of movies, digital photos and music, and in some cases, can turn your PC into a television receiver.

Its gaming performance was also admirable. This weight is representative for typical laptops with a inch display-diagonal.

With a score of points from 3DMark tests, the Asus will run asud games with proficient if not outstanding performance. Displaying images at a resolution of x pixels, there’s plenty of room for working across multiple documents. However, this is obviously due to its chassis size and shouldn’t bother its core audience. The A7J’s inch widescreen display runs at an impressive 1,xpixel resolution. Symantec’s Norton Internet Security package will keep security watertight when browsing the Internet or using email and multiple Cyberlink applications can be used for working with multimedia files with ease.

More bizarrely, Asus has chosen to include a rather puny 60GB hard drive, in our review unit at least. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.