Every laptop I’ve owned, the LCD screen eventually gets scratched by the keyboard. If pressure is applied it exhibits a slight wobble. I say this with one caveat. Below is the overall PCMark05 score and comparison to other notebooks: Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Relatively short battery life Average speakers Heat vent on right-hand side. Most importantly, a look at how the Simpsons plays on the W3j view large image Speakers:

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The hard drive and memory are obvious and easy upgrade candidates.

This computer is intended to last me through medical school, all the while satisfying my note taking and graphics needs. The seamless button design improves the overall look of the system.

ASUS W3J Laptop Review

In my opinion, the one drawback of the keyboard is the situation w3k the Left Control and Function keys. If you’re into laptop sleeves, I can recommend the SleeveCase highly. The hinge is a little overly resistant right now, so it takes a bit more force than I’d like, but I assume it will loosen up over time as it’s used.

I am confident in stating that you will enjoy the experience. The increase in contrast and brightness is truly remarkable. Also impressive is the fact the power button sits on the far right side of the laptop — again on the hinge. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s It clocked up a score of 2, in our PCMark test, which is low in comparison to the Azus tally of axus, but still high enough to indicate it won’t struggle with everyday applications.


Apple’s Touch Bar — a thin screen that replaces the function keys on the new MacBook Given the heat the GPU is capable of generating, this can be uncomfortable after prolonged use. Don’t show this again. As such, versatility in function and ease of mobility needed to be combined with a high build quality.

Locating it is difficult the first time you use the W3J, but its unusual position makes a welcome change.

The Bottom Line Offering an excellent blend of features, performance and portability, the W3jj manages to stay trim but still keep up with more expensive laptops in terms of multimedia and gaming.

I say this with one caveat. These specifications are as follows:.

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Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Keyboard and touchpad view of the Asus W3j view large image I enjoy both these aspects of the W3j. I have found battery life to range wj 2h 45m and 3h 15m. The rest of the laptop is plastic, of course, but I’m hoping the metal cover is more functional than cosmetic. Except in exceptional cases speakers are usually less than superb on notebooks. As stated before, this fact is aggravated by the situation of the heat vent on the right side.


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One aspect we couldn’t fault was the GB Hitachi Travelstar hard drive. Asus has recently up-dated the hardware configuration for the W3j HP.

Overall, I find the balance between performance and heat capacity to be in accord. The difference you ask? I use a small Timbuk2 messenger bag to carry my laptop and other stuff.

Battery life is one area in which the nature of this performance machine is readily noticeable. The reviewed computer represents the stock specifications of the W3j at the time of its release in May HP.

Asus W3J Review (pics, specs)

It’s bloated and slow. I’m suffering through it for now, because it’s the only substantive complaint I have about the W3J. Best Laptops for