Notebookcheck

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN

Specifications

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN
Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN (Transformer Book Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce 840M - 2048 MB, Core: 1029 MHz, Memory: 2000 MHz, Forceware 333.11, + Intel HD Graphics 4400
Memory
8192 MB 
, DDR3L-1600, 2 Slots, 2 occupied
Display
15.6 inch 16:9, 1920x1080 pixel, AUO B156HTN03.6, TN LED, glossy: yes
Mainboard
Intel Lynx Point-LP
Storage
Seagate Momentus SpinPoint M8 ST1000LM024 HN-M101MBB, 1000 GB 
, 5400 rpm, 940 GB free
Soundcard
Intel Lynx Point-LP - High Definition Audio Controller
Connections
2 USB 2.0, 1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: combined stereo jack, Card Reader: SD
Networking
Realtek RTL8168/8111 Gigabit-LAN (10/100/1000MBit), Mediatek MT7630E (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 22 x 380 x 258 ( = 0.87 x 14.96 x 10.16 in)
Battery
48 Wh Lithium-Polymer, 3 cells
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8.1 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: VGA Webcam
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo speakers, ASUS SonicMaster Lite, MaxxAudio, Keyboard: Chiclet keyboard with numpad, Keyboard Light: no, HDMI-VGA-adaptor, 12 Months Warranty
Weight
2.26 kg ( = 79.72 oz / 4.98 pounds), Power Supply: 124 g ( = 4.37 oz / 0.27 pounds)
Price
899 Euro

 

Average Score: 73% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 76%, features: 60%, display: 75% mobility: 69%, workmanship: 74%, ergonomy: 73%, emissions: 89%

Reviews for the Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN

73% Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN Convertible Review | Notebookcheck
Turn it around. The Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN looks like a normal 15.6-inch notebook, but it can be transformed into a tablet in just a few simple steps. So far, all convertibles of this size had to make compromises. Read the review to find out why this device is not completely free of them, either.
Asus Transformer Book Flip Tp500Ln – Трансформер Или Маркетинговый Ход?
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Negative: Poor viewing angles; too heavy as a tablet; boring design.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/05/2014

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 840M:

Mid-range graphics card from the GeForce 800M series based on the Maxwell architecture.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
4210U: Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 2.7 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
2.26 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Incorporated, a Taiwanese multinational company, produces motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, PDAs, computer monitors, notebook computers, servers, networking products, mobile phones, computer cases, computer components, and computer cooling systems. The company's 2007 revenues reached US$6.9 billion. ASUS also produces components for other manufacturers. The Eee PC initiated the netbook boom in 2008.

In the notebook sector, Asus had a global market share of about 11% from 2014-2016, making it the fourth largest laptop manufacturer. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share (as of 2016).


73%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 15-20DQ003RGE
GeForce 840M, Core i5 5200U
Lenovo Ideapad Flex 2 Pro 15-80FL0019GE
GeForce 840M, Core i7 4510U

Devices with the same GPU

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 14-59427350
GeForce 840M, Core i3 4030U, 14", 2 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14
GeForce 840M, Core i5 4210U, 14", 1.9 kg
Lenovo Flex 2 14
GeForce 840M, Core i3 4010U, 14", 1.938 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UA-C4152T
HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6500U, 13.3", 1.27 kg
Asus ZenBook Flip UX360CA-DBM2T
HD Graphics 515, Core m3 6Y30, 13.3", 1.4 kg
Asus Transformer 3 Pro T303UA-GN027T
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 12.6", 0.795 kg
Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-C4341T
HD Graphics 620, Core i7 7500U, 13.3", 1.2 kg
Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB351T
HD Graphics 620, Core i5 7200U, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus VivoBook Flip TP501UQ-CJ011T
GeForce 920MX, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2.1 kg
Asus VivoBook Flip TP501UQ-CJ012T
GeForce 940MX, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB284T
HD Graphics 620, Core i7 7500U, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus Zenbook UX360CA-C4172T
HD Graphics 615, Core i5 7Y54, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA-DHM4
HD Graphics 515, Core m3 6Y30, 12.5", 1.2 kg
Asus Transformer 3 Pro T303UA-GN032R
HD Graphics 520, Core i7 6500U, 12.6", 0.8 kg
Asus Transformer Mini T102HA-D4-GR
HD Graphics (Cherry Trail), Atom x5 Z8350, 10.1", 0.79 kg
Asus Zenbook Flip UX560UQ-FZ018R
GeForce 940MX, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Asus Zenbook Flip UX360CA-C4072T
HD Graphics 515, Core m3 6Y30, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus ZenBook UX360CA-DQ099T
HD Graphics 515, Core m7 6Y75, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UA-DQ134T
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus Transformer Book T101HA-GR004T
HD Graphics (Cherry Trail), Atom x5 Z8350, 10.1", 1.1 kg
Asus UX360CA-C4089T
HD Graphics 515, Core m3 6Y30, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus Transformer Book T101HA-GR032T
HD Graphics (Cherry Trail), Atom x5 Z8350, 10.1", 1.1 kg
Asus ZenBook UX360CA-C4112TS
HD Graphics 515, Core m7 6Y75, 13.3", 1.3 kg
Asus Transformer 3 Pro T303UA-GN043T
HD Graphics 520, Core i5 6200U, 12.6", 0.79 kg
Current Prices
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Asus > Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN
Stefan Hinum, 2014-12-19 (Update: 2014-12-19)