Lightweight and elegant with its silver design, the Asus R509JA-EJ074T laptop computer benefits from a 15-inch Full HD anti-glare screen ready for High Definition but also from a fast 512 GB SSD storage which enhances its responsiveness. It is quite suitable for everyday use with its good amount of 8 GB RAM and its Core i3 Ice Lake processor. In addition, it has a USB 3.1 Type-C connection.
Specifications Asus R509JA-EJ074T
|Screen (s)||15.6 “Full HD NanoEdge thin edges 45% NTSC 200cd / m² (1920×1080, anti-glare / matte)|
|Processor||Intel Core i3-1005G1 Ice Lake (1.2 GHz, 2 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||8 GB (4 GB soldered 4 GB) DDR4 2400 MHz (20 GB), 1 slot (occupied)|
|Graphic card||Intel UHD 620 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||512 GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0) 1 free 2.5 inch slot|
|Connectivity||2 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1), HDMI 1.4, microSD|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth 4.1|
|Audio system||2 SonicMaster speakers|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64 bit|
|battery life announced / Battery||5 hours / Li-Ion 2 cells 32Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.9 Kg / 360.2 x 234.9 x 22.9|
Chassis, connectors, screen of Asus R509JA-EJ074T
It has an elegant and discreet look with its light, light silver chassis, but thicker than an Ultrabook.
This laptop has a good connection consisting of 1 USB 3.1 Type-C, wireless Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 4.1 modules for remote connections and communications, an audio port, a video output Practical HDMI to easily connect it to a TV or monitor for example as well as 2 USB compatible USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 guaranteeing transfers up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if you plug in a USB 3.0 device.
As it adopts a more precise Full HD definition above the 1366×768 standard as well as a 16: 9 aspect ratio, the screen lends itself well to displaying High Definition content such as videos. In addition, thanks to its anti-reflective treatment, it is more readable in a bright environment (eg outside) than a shiny panel.
Performance, battery life of Asus R509JA-EJ074T
The Asus R509JA-EJ074T is a responsive, lightweight High Definition laptop designed for everyday use.
It takes advantage of SSD storage that rivals hard drives in terms of capacity thanks to its 512 GB while being silent, less energy-consuming, more robust and much faster.
Concretely, the SSD guarantees much better fluidity and responsiveness on a daily basis than a simple hard drive. Thus, thanks to the SSD, we benefit for example from much faster starts / stops as well as application launches.
The SSD goes well with the heart of this lightweight laptop computer that delivers good performance in everyday use, such as surfing the Internet and office automation. Because it is based on a good amount of RAM of 8 GB very appreciable in multitasking as well as an Ice Lake Core i3-1005G1 Turbo processor low consumption multitasking.
Like the AMD Ryzen 3, the Intel Core i3 reveal their limits under software demanding in processor resources. But like other Core i3 Turbo, the Core i3-1005G1 Turbo is significantly more efficient than a non-Turbo Core i3 (Core i3-7xxxU and lower).
The Core i3-1005G1 Ice Lake has the advantage of housing the Intel UHD 620 graphics solution within it. Although modest, it allows you to watch photos and videos but is not suitable for demanding graphics work such as games.
As for the battery life of this computer whose weight under the bar of 2 kg facilitates transport without making it as easy as an Ultrabook (thinner), bet on about 5 hours of battery operation in light use.