Convertible into a Tablet, the versatile Asus VivoBook Flip 14 2-in-1 laptop PC TM420IA-EC069T with 14 inch IPS Full HD touchscreen 360 ° openable comes with a stylus. This hybrid computer with a discreet aluminum design is efficient in everyday use with its good amount of 16 GB RAM and its AMD Ryzen 7 Octo Core processor with Radeon Vega graphics to run low-consumption games. Fast SSD storage which reinforces its responsiveness, backlit keyboard accompanied by a NumPad numeric keypad module as well as Wi-Fi ax and USB-C connectivity are also on the program for this PC.
Specifications of the Asus VivoBook Flip 14 TM420IA-EC069T
|Screen (s)||14 “Full HD IPS NanoEdge thin edges 45% NTSC 250cd / m² 10-point multi-touch, 30 ° opening (1920×1080, anti-glare / matte)
|Processor||AMD Ryzen 7 4700U Renoir (2.0 GHz, 8 cores, TDP 15W)|
|Installed RAM (max)||16 GB (8 GB soldered 8 GB) DDR4 3200 MHz (20 GB), 1 slot (occupied)|
|Graphic card||AMD Radeon Vega 7 integrated into the processor|
|Storage||512 GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe)|
|Connectivity||1 USB 3.0 1 USB 2.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2), HDMI 1.4, microSD|
|Network||Wi-Fi ax (2×2), Bluetooth 5.0|
|Backlit Keyboard||Yes (1.4mm stroke)|
|Numeric keypad||Yes, via NumPad 2.0 (to be confirmed)|
|Audio system||2 Harman Kardon SonicMaster Premium speakers (2W)|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|battery life announced / Battery||6 hours / Li-Polymer 3 cells 42Whr (irremovable)|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.5 Kg (with battery) 1.4 Kg (without battery) / 324 x 220 x 18.2|
Chassis, connectors, screen of the Asus VivoBook Flip 14 TM420IA-EC069T
With its black Bespoke Black chassis with an aluminum shell that can be opened at 360 ° (hinge supporting at least 20,000 open / close cycles), this 2-in-1 laptop has a discreet, elegant but also original look.
It can be transformed into a Tablet thanks to the fact that its screen is adorned with multi-touch touch technology: you can interact with the system and the software by pressures / gestures of at least one finger (or the stylus supplied) applied to it.
The screen is brilliant because of its tactile aspect: it brings vivid colors but sensitivity to reflections in bright environments (eg outdoors).
Thanks to its IPS technology, the screen has large vertical and horizontal viewing angles. Its colorimetry is however standard, below that of more high-end IPS panels. In any case, it lends itself well to the display of High Definition content such as videos due to its precise Full HD definition and its 16: 9 format.
The connectivity integrated into this hybrid laptop PC is good, made up of 1 USB-C, Wi-Fi ax modules ( more recent and efficient than Wi-Fi ac ) and Bluetooth 5.0 to communicate and connect wirelessly. , 1 practical HDMI video output to easily connect this computer to a TV or monitor for example, 1 audio port as well as 2 USB compatible USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 guaranteeing transfers taking place up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if you connect a USB 3.0 device.
The chiclet keyboard can also be backlit, which is very practical for correctly distinguishing its keys when the ambient light is limited.
Good point, the keyboard comes with NumPad technology (NumberPad) allowing when you need to transform the touchpad into a tactile numeric keypad. Enough to enter numbers more easily when there is insufficient space to the right of the keyboard to accommodate a physical numeric keypad, as in any computer with a format less than 15 inches.
Performance, battery life of the Asus VivoBook Flip 14 TM420IA-EC069T
The Asus VivoBook Flip 14 TM420IA-EC069T is a laptop convertible into a compact tablet intended for everyday mobile use.
The general performance that it provides is able to satisfy many users because it embeds a good amount of 16 GB RAM higher than the average very appreciable in multitasking as well as an AMD Octo Core APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) Ryzen processor. 7 4700U low consumption Renoir.
The latter houses within it the Radeon Vega 7 graphics part, the performance of which is superior to those of the classic UHD 620 of Intel processors.
In practice, with this 2-in-1 laptop convertible into a Tablet, you can therefore watch photos and videos but also indulge in games that do not consume 3D resources.
That being said, if the objective is to often perform work requiring processor and / or graphics resources, it is preferable to turn to a PC based on a non-low consumption processor and / or an appropriate dedicated graphics card.
In any case, the integrated SSD storage clearly reinforces the fluidity and responsiveness on a daily basis compared to a simple hard drive. Thus, we benefit from much faster starts / stops as well as software launches and treatments, or even a faster arrival on the cards of online games.
As a reminder, an SSD is indeed much faster than a hard drive but also more robust, less energy-consuming and silent.
Here we find an SSD with a capacity of 512 GB is similar to that offered by standard hard drives.
However, if you need more space, you can use an external storage device such as a USB-C / USB 3.0 device to take advantage of fast transfers.