Need a responsive and lightweight 17-inch notebook that supports office tasks with aplomb? The Asus R702QA-BX810T is the perfect tool for large format enthusiasts. Housed in a sophisticated silver-weight chassis, it concentrates a balanced configuration around a recent processor and hybrid storage that ensures a perennial system and vast storage space. On the other hand, his thin profile is missing, the DVD player and the frame around the screen is thick.
Asus R702QA-BX810T Specs
|Slab||17.3 ” WXGA LED 200nits (1600×900, anti-reflective)|
|Processor||AMD Quad Core A12-9720P Bristol Ridge (2.7GHz, 4 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||AMD Radeon R7 integrated into the processor|
|Audio system||2 SonicMaster speakers|
|webcam||VGA 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, connectors, Asus R702QA-BX810T display
Asus has chosen to install its Asus R702QA-BX810T in a compact chassis , looking like 15 inches. On the front of the stage, his weight of 2.1 kg guides him to a little mobility. Then, the aesthetic 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 refinement of the hull 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 17.3-inch 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 R702QA-BX810T
Then let’s look at one of the most interesting elements inside this Asus R702QA-BX810T: storage. This solution consists of a dedicated SSD of 128 GB and a hard disk 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.
Designed for office use, the PC puts on an AMD A12-9720P Quad Core APU backed by 8 GB of RAM . As it stands, this combination provides sufficient performance to run all common tasks (surfing the Internet, desktop tool, video playback) and a little editing, carrying its capacity to a Core i3 at Intel. To not spoil anything, the RAM assures the respondent in multitasking .
The graphic part is entrusted to the Radeon R7 chip integrated into the processor. In the best case, it will be able to match the capabilities of a GeForce 920MX to allow a few casual players to distract themselves. This will require strongly limiting the details and sometimes switch to a lower definition.
Autonomy should be around 5 hours in Internet browsing with active WiFi, it is satisfactory for this diagonal.