A lightweight, responsive 17-inch notebook at a low price, the Asus R702UA-BX782T is the perfect tool for large format enthusiasts who want a functional office machine without over-breaking their piggy banks. Housed in a sophisticated silver chassis weighing 2.1 kg, it concentrates a balanced configuration around a recent processor, a good total of RAM and a hybrid storage that ensures a perennial system and a space of extensive storage. On the other hand, his fine profile makes a missing one, the DVD player.
Asus R702UA-BX782T Specs
|Slab||17.3 ” WXGA LED 200nits (1600×900, anti-reflective)|
|Processor||Intel Pentium Gold Core Dual 4417U Kaby Lake Refresh (2.3 GHz, 2 cores, TDP 15W)|
|Installed RAM (max)||8 GB (1 x 8 GB) DDR4 2133 MHz (16 GB), 2 slots (1 free)|
|Storage space||SSD M.2 (SATA 3.0) 128 GB 1 TB at 5400 rpm|
|Graphic card||Intel HD 610 integrated into the processor|
|Audio system||2 SonicMaster speakers|
|webcam||2.0 megapixel with microphone|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac Gigabit Ethernet|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 4.1|
|Card reader||SD / MMC|
|Video output (s)||HDMI|
|Entries exits)||Headphone / Mic Combo|
|USB||2 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Drums||Li-Polymer 3 cells 42Whr|
|Dimensions (mm)||411 x 270.5 x 22.65|
|Other||Chiclet keyboard with numeric keypad, multi-touch touchpad|
Chassis, Connectivity, Display Asus R702UA-BX782T
Asus has chosen to install its Asus R702UA-BX782T in a compact chassis , with a large 15-inch size. On the front of the stage, his weight of 2.1 kg guides him to a little mobility. Then, the aesthetics opts for an elegant gray cover decorated with a soft effect with concentric circles while the interior opts for a silver coating brushed around the touchpad and stitched around the keyboard. The assembly is correct even if the plastic predominates and the refined silhouette of the PC is welcome. On the other hand, the absence of backlit keyboard can upset some.
Connectivity is widely gathered on the right side of the computer, a detail to consider if you intend to manipulate a mouse and connect different devices at the same time (RJ45, HDMI, power …). The level is correct even if the restyling of the shell led to eliminate the optical drive. There is an SD card reader, an HDMI output and four USB ports including a USB 3.0 and USB 3.1 Type-C(versatile). Data transfer is provided by Gigabit Ethernet and recent modules Wifi AC and Bluetooth 4.1.
Inside, we discover a screen with basic specifications: a standard definition (1600 x 900 px) and the support of a TN panel leading to narrow viewing angles. Good point however, anti-glare treatment will prevent glare situations in a bright environment.
Performance, autonomy of the Asus R702UA-BX782T
Then let’s look at the element that has the most interest in this Asus R702UA-BX782T: storage. This solution consists of a dedicated SSD of 128 GB and a hard drive of 1000 GB will be decisive point of view reactivity. In principle, the SSD will be able to host the operating system and programs while the hard drive takes care of the storage of your toy library, thus ensuring effective overall performance, rapid turn-on / turn-off and copies of data to accelerated flows.
Powered by a state-of-the-art Pentium Dual Core 4417U Gold mobile processor and 8GB of RAM , the ultrabook boasts a heart that will honor all common tasks such as surfing the web, playing video or Work on Office with a nice fluidity in multitasking . Nevertheless, it will hardly be able to deal with more demanding, if not a little light edition. In addition, the graphical HD 610 solution integrated into the processor is not able to satisfy the players, but ensures smooth use of current and RAM will not ensure if you push the multitasking.
Autonomy should be around 5 hours in Internet browsing with active WiFi, it is satisfactory for this diagonal.