Touch - The World at Your Fingertips
Sleek and Elegant
Brushed metallic texture allow ASUS VivoBook V500 to elegantly stand out from the crowd. With its ultra slim form factor, it still packs full features in a slender build, matching the dynamic nature of new high-portability and intuitive computing. The slim design is easy to carry while showcasing a premium touch and feel.
The specially-formed rounded edges of ASUS VivoBook V500 are inspired by book binding and spines, making it very comfortable to hold. This gives you a natural grip for carrying, while feeling as reassuring as holding a book.
Hidden Hinges and Perfectly In-line Ports
To ensure complete premium elegance and usability, ASUS VivoBook V500 design focuses on even the smallest details. Hidden hinges and in-line ports are perfect examples of this, seamlessly blending in the sophisticated look and feel. Most importantly, performance and functionality remain optimized, with no compromises allowed ? ASUS VivoBook V500 epitomizes incredible design in one sleek package.
ASUS VivoBook V500 ushers in completely new touch experiences with its all-glass panel. Smooth throughout, the responsive touchscreen means your fingers can slide edge to edge naturally and unhindered. This flowing motion makes swiping, scrolling, and all other gestures quicker, more intuitive, and incredibly rewarding. The all-glass panel goes far beyond the constraints of traditional touchscreens to give you unmitigated touch performance.
Smart Gesture Technology
Augmented using exclusive ASUS Smart Gesture technology, the large touchpad on ASUS VivoBook V500 guarantees improved touch input, with quicker and more precise gesture detection and a wider range of supported motions. These include tapping, scrolling, zooming, dragging, clicking, and more. Smart Gesture technology combines hardware and software optimization to present a new incredible standard in touch fidelity ? start enjoying it now
Experience ASUS Instant Functions
ASUS has developed a range of Instant Functions especially for Windows 8, enabling fuller immersion in the new operating system. With just one key press, engage and load up Instant Functions for more customization options and more personal interaction with your computing environment. The interface design puts you first, so it's utterly user friendly, offering quick settings and direct access to your content. You can change the way your ASUS VivoBook V500 feels in seconds!
Hear The Power
Mixing gorgeous design, superior hardware, and optimized software results in the ultimate sound experience. ASUS VivoBook V500 gives you deeper and richer bass, a wider audio range, true-to-life surround, powerful output, distinct vocals, and pristine clarity. It employs large speakers and resonance chambers, with exclusive ASUS AudioWizard empowering immersive entertainment. It also offers access to new dimensions of sound, with selectable modes fitting your needs based on your environment and preferences to ensure multi-faceted and living music, movie, and even game sound.
ASUS VivoBook V500 with cloud-based WebStorage lets you access all your documents, photos, music, and videos from any device you're on, with instant file synchronization so you're always on the latest version. ASUS WebStorage maintains tight security while ensuring greater convenience ? it uses easy link-based sharing to get you and your family or friends connected via one unified cloud life. Even better, ASUS VivoBook V500 arrives with a free 32GB of WebStorage cloud space for three years!
2-Second Instant On
Exclusive ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II technology offers smartphone-like 2-second instant on from sleep or hibernate modes, so you can resume without delay. ASUS VivoBook V500 is all about quick accessibility and with its energy-conserving design goes into standby for up to two weeks. Open files and tasks are kept safe in memory, plus should the battery drop below 5% charge while you're away, data gets automatically backed up. Your valuable content is always secure and within reach!
Intel 3rd Gen Core i5 Processor
ASUS VivoBook V500 is powered by a 3rd generation Intel Core i5 processor. Smooth and responsive performance puts you in command of great computing for everyday use, from daily tasks to multimedia. The latest Intel Core processors deliver visibly smart output, opening up satisfyingly powerful experiences that you can see and feel. They help ASUS VivoBook V500 tailor-match every application you put it to a pleasure.
- Intel Core i5-3337U 1.8 GHz Processor
- Windows 8
- Intel HM76 Express Chipset
- DDR3 1600 MHz SDRAM, 6 GB
- Max supported: 8GB (2xDIMM)
- 15.6'' 16:9 HD (1366x768)/Wide View Angle LED Backlight
- Integrated Intel GMA HD
- 500GB 5400 RPM
- SD Only
- HD Web Camera
- Integrated 10/100/1000 Mbps Fast Ethernet
- Built-in Bluetooth V4.0
- 1 USB 3.0 ports
- 2 USB 2.0 ports
- 1 Headphone-out jack
- 1 LAN RJ-45
- 1 HDM
- Built-in Speakers And Microphone
- Sonic Master
- Numeric Keypad, Chiclet Style
- 44WHrs, 4000mAh, 3-cell Li-ion Battery pack with up to 5 hours life
- Output: 19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65 W
- Input: 100 -240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
- 15.1 x 10.2 x 0.8 inch (WxDxH)
- 4.6 lbs (with Polymer Battery)
Energy Star Certified
ASUS Utility Software
- ASUS Win flash; ASUS SmartLogon; ASUS Life Frame III; Virtual Camera; ASUS Live Update; Power4Gear Hybrid; GamePark Console (JPN image not installed); Asus WebStorage; Windows Live4 package & Toolbar; eManual; E-Driver; ASUS AIRecovery; ASUS Color Enhancement (ASUS Splendid); ASUSDVD player v9 Instant on
Antivirus and Tool Software
- Nuance PDF; OFFICE 2010 STARTER pre-loaded; Trend Micro Titanium 2011 30 day Trial; Power2Go; GamePark Console
- Kensington lock
- 1-year limited International hardware warranty
- 1-year accidental damage protection