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ASUS Taichi 31

alaTest has collected and analyzed 168 reviews of ASUS Taichi 31. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People really like the durability and portability. The price and design are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the sound and touchpad, while reviews are divided on the usability.

performance, design, price, portability, durability

screen, battery, touchpad, sound

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the ASUS Taichi 31 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for ASUS Taichi 31

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of ASUS Taichi 31 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. There are some critical comments about the price.

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0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Asus TAICHI31-CX018H Intel ® 2000 MHz 256 GB 4096 MB Flash Hard Drive HD GRAPH. 4000Asus TAICHI31-CX009H Intel ® 1700 MHz 128 GB 4096 MB Flash Hard Drive HD GRAPH. 4000

May, 2016

Expert review by: (notebookcheck.net)

Review Asus Taichi 31-CX003H Convertible Ultrabook

 

Double-decker. Asus seems to have thought: "One Full HD IPS screen is nothing special" and simply builds two of the high definition screens into its Taichi 31 tablet-ultrabook. How the extravagant 13-incher fares in our tests and whether the...

2 premium Full HD IPS screens, Good build (aluminum unibody), Swift work speed owing to SSD, Decent sound quality, Low emissions, The stylish and elegant design of the Taichi 31 in its robust aluminum unibody casing

Throttling during full load, Low graphics and CPU power, Heavy weight for a tablet, High price, Less weight, which is likely only difficult to achieve for construction reasons. 1.5 kg is simply too much, especially for a tablet

May, 2013

Expert review by: thinkdigit.com (thinkdigit.com)

Asus Taichi 31-DH71 Review

 

As an ultrabook, the Asus Taichi does offer a rather unique package. It does well on both the build quality as well as the performance front. But we don't really think the secondary display makes a lot of sense at this time, unless you want to show off...

Classy build, Dual display implementation, Comfortable keyboard, Good battery life

Needs to be handled with utmost care, Costs a lot of money, Only 4GB RAM

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: Anand Tuliani (tech.firstpost.com)

ASUS Taichi 31 Review

 

Asus has developed a reputation for bizarre gadgets and whether commercially successful or not, it doesn't shy away from innovation. The latest contraption to hit our markets is the Taichi, a dual-screen Windows 8 hybrid that debuted sometime last...

Inside, we have plenty of space for your palms and a generously sized trackpad with finger-friendly buttons. The chiclet styled keys are backlit and very comfortable to use. There’s good amount of spacing and the tactile feedback is good without being...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: (tech.firstpost.com)

ASUS Taichi 31 Review - Tech2

 

The Taichi can behave like a regular Ultrabook and even doubles up as a tablet when closed thanks to the secondary display on the top. Naturally, this being a one-off concept, Asus is charging a bomb for it. But is it worth the premium?

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (digit.in)

Asus TAICHI31-CX018P

 

The Asus TAICHI31-CX018P ultrabook runs on Windows 8 (64 bit) OS and has an Intel Core i7 (3rd generation) upto 3.1 GHz processor. It has Intel HD Graphics 4000 and is ideal for business users as well as frequent travelers. The Asus TAICHI31-CX018P...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: Techtree (techtree.com)

Review: ASUS TAICHI 31 - Are Two Heads Better Than One?

 

The advent of Windows 8 has spawned a huge number of touchscreen notebooks and many of them come with a convertible form factor that enables them to switch instantly between the tablet and laptop form. While some have used screens that rotate around a...

Stylish; Good performance; 2 Full HD IPS screens; Long battery backup

Erratic touchpad; Heavy for a tablet; Not meant for serious gaming; Few practical uses of dual screen; Very expensive

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: PANKAJ (pcquest.com)

ASUS Taichi 31 Hybrid: The Performer Hybrid! - PCQuest

 

The ASUS Taichi 31 Hybrid is the best-performing convertible ultrabook in the whole lot of available ultrabook in the market. The product operates on Windows 8 Pro OS, supported by

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: Hubert C. (newegg.com)

Awful quality

 

ASUS will not cover cost of hinge repair, says the PC is out of warranty. Quoted me several hundred for repair, though they won't know for sure until I send it in. They won't stand behind the quality of their products. This is the worst quality laptop...

Sleek looking product.

Outside screen broke. Crack appeared with no warning. Sent in for repair. Inside screen stopped working about 3 months after first repair. Sent in for repair. Hinges broke and screen won't stay up-- this is 4 months after second repair.

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Sung J. (newegg.com)

[Updated] Well, here is thing

 

[Updated 2/10/16] Well, I did not read what I wrote back then, but here are few things I want to point out. After update to windows 10 from 8.1, I am not no longer able to use ASUS dual monitor software. It doesn't auto-tilt anymore, I have to set it...

Definitely two side monitor. unlike Lenovo yoga, you don't have to put your keyboard on the bottom when you use it as tablet mode. you will get attention everywhere when people see it first time. heat distribution is fine. it does get hotter period of...

two side monitor. it takes time to change the monitors. sometimes it recognizes touch from outer monitor when you are using inner one. also sometimes it automatically memorized the touch from outer monitor when you hold it. so after you turn on your...

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Seamus K. (newegg.com)

Good, but one glaring flaw...

 

I've had another laptop which I bought from HP 5 years ago that is still running stronger than this TAICHI laptop... Not a single problem from that one. Amazed at how quality can just go out the window when you don't use something tried and true......

Cheap for what it provides. Got in on black friday sale last year. Good Speed and nice resolution. Have been happy with the professional layout of the laptop

Outside screen cracked without warning, all the way across the diagonal of the screen. Something about the touch function with the cracked screen is messed up now and I cannot keep my cursor on my login password box to start windows. It continually is...

Oct, 2015

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution:1920 x 1080
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Rear camera: Yes

Display

HD type:Full HD

Graphics

Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Networking

4G: No

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Processor

Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache level:L3
Processor cache type:SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i7-3500 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):17

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d): Yes
Processor package size:31