Would you buy this? Cons Poor speaker quality, uninspiring performance. It also has a neat design for closing. The track pad has an exceptionally high quality look. Asus made an interesting statement earlier in the year with their S5N notebook. There are definitely better alternatives, and the real shame is the battery extends out the back of the notebook.

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Even for a small notebook, speakers could be better Pricing and Availability In the US the W5A is available from various independent retailers, following are three we can recommend: Asus W5A Above view asus w5a open view larger image.

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ASUS W5A Review: – Notebooks – Ultraportable – PC World Australia

Asus w5a people complain about seeing distracting light reflections in the screen, but I find I can adjust the angle to eliminate reflections. Measuring asus w5a at just The Asus W5A uses the asus w5a popular s5a type screen. The W5A is fairly easy to expand for a small laptop. From slightly above the image washes out rapidly.

It does not show ripples if you push on the back. There is no latch, it just closes, and asud stays closed. Thin and light laptops seem to pay a price in the heat and noise asus w5a. Its large keyboard extends fully to the edges and the screen has a thin, even bezel.


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It would be better asus w5a for the rear, but the battery takes up most of the space asus w5a. This makes for an extremely simple buying experience, but might not offer the options some desire. But I still like the W5A for its good keyboard and fun camera.

The ironic thing is that the coiled wires take up more space 5wa the brick. The matching asus w5a keyboard’s slightly undersize and right keys don’t get in the way of typing. This heat drifts up through the keyboard some as well. Under asus w5a normal usage and moderate screen brightness, 3 hours is easy though.

The Webcam swivels degrees for shooting in front of or behind the laptop. Cons Poor speaker quality, uninspiring performance. Bottom Line Lightweight and fully equipped, the 1. Also, the cooling fan seems to run constantly. Asus w5a and Wi-Fi handle your asus w5a and long-range wireless communications needs.

All products and trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Asus made an interesting statement earlier in the year with asus w5a S5N notebook.


Asus Asys oblique angle view view larger image. Each menu asus w5a sub-menu was in asus w5a understandable order and category. They are a little worse than most laptop speakers. So, needless to say, after catching a glimpse of the new Asus W5A ultra-portable, we were immediately intrigued.

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It seems as good as the best notebooks in the horizontal direction, and worse than most adus in the vertical direction. This is really handy since it asus w5a up a USB port, and there is no receiver to forget or loose.

Affordable, High-Tech, Great Performance. It w5x commendably quiet though, and seems rarely if ever to speed up. On the positive side, the heat is concentrated away from the palm rest. Pictures appear alongside the live window as drag-and-drop thumbnails bound for a folder, email or the recycle bin.

Atop the keyboard next asus w5a the Wi-Fi switch is asus w5a handy feature: