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Asus VivoBook 15 S512DA-BR097

Specifications

Asus VivoBook 15 S512DA-BR097
Asus VivoBook 15 S512DA-BR097 (VivoBook 15 S Series)
Processor
AMD Ryzen 5 3500U 4 x 2.1 - 3.7 GHz, Picasso-U (Zen+)
Memory
8 GB 
Display
15.60 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel 100 PPI, glossy: no
Storage
256 GB SSD
Connections
2 USB 2.0, 2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Card Reader: SD
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 4.1
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 20 x 357.2 x 230.4 ( = 0.79 x 14.06 x 9.07 in)
Operating System
FreeDos
Weight
1.6 kg ( = 56.44 oz / 3.53 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 90% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: - %, performance: - %, features: 90%, display: - % mobility: 90%, workmanship: 100%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Asus VivoBook 15 S512DA-BR097

90% Asus VivoBook S512DA-BR097: Un ultrabook con las 3 "B"
Source: Mi Mundo Gadget Spanish ES→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/28/2019
Rating: Total score: 90% features: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 100%
Asus VivoBook 15 S512DA-BR097. Portátil con AMD Ryzen 5 3500U muy ligero (399 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Compact size; impressive design; good processor; attractive price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/25/2019
Asus VivoBook 15 S512DA-BR097. Portátil con AMD Ryzen 5 3500U muy ligero (399 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Low price; light weight; high mobility; decent processor.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 09/30/2019

Comment

AMD Vega 8: Integrated graphics card of the Ryzen APUs based on the Vega architecture with 8 CUs (= 512 shaders) and a clock of up to 1100 MHz.

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.


R5 3500U: Mobile Quad-Core APU using Zen+ cores clocked at 2.1 to 3.7 GHz and a Vega iGPU with 8 CUs running at up to 1200 MHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.60":

15-inch display variants are the standard and are used for more than half of all laptops.

The reason for the popularity of mid-sized displays is that this size is reasonably easy on the eyes, often allows high resolutions and thus offers rich details on the screen, yet does not consume too much power and the devices can still be reasonably compact - simply the standard compromise.

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


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a major Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer based in Taipei, founded in 1989. Under the Asus brand name, the company manufactures a wide range of products, including laptops, desktops, motherboards, graphics cards, monitors, smartphones and networking equipment, complete systems and PC components for end users.

Under the ROG (Republic of Gamers) brand name, ASUS manufactures gaming laptops known by gamers for their powerful specifications, dedicated graphics cards, high refresh rate displays and advanced cooling systems.

Beyond gaming, a wide range of notebooks are offered for different needs and budgets, from ultra-slim and lightweight ultrabooks to versatile 2-in-1 convertibles and budget-friendly options. In 2023, Asus had a 7% global market share of the PC market.

Customer satisfaction with ASUS notebooks concerns performance, the features, and the good price-performance ratio of ASUS notebooks. However, as with any brand, there are occasional reports of problems such as overheating, driver compatibility, or build quality issues.


90%: There are not very many models that are rated better. Most of the assessments are in percentage ranges below that. The tested product is not considered perfect, but the sources give a clear purchase recommendation.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2019-10-16 (Update: 2019-10-16)