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alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the build quality and screen. The value for money and usability also get good opinions. Comments are divided on the reliability. There are some negative opinions about the performance and keyboard.

portability, usability, price, screen, durability

touchpad, keyboard, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the BLACK/TOUCH SCREEN/15.6IN HD (1366X768) LED WITH TOUCH/INTEL CORE I3-2365M (1.4G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of BLACK/TOUCH SCREEN/15.6IN HD (1366X768) LED WITH TOUCH/INTEL CORE I3-2365M (1.4G from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Laptops on

value for money, usability, portability, build quality, reliability

78% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Asus VivoBook V500CA-BB31T 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop Intel i3-2365M 1.4GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows 8, Black

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Interface annoyances


When I bought the laptop, I just looked at the specs and price, as a demo wasn't available at the particular store I purchased it from. I really wish I had seen what an annoyance the touchpad causes before I made the purchase. Perhaps I can use...

Laptop does not get hot, is very lightweight, and quiet. I enjoy the overall sleek/slim looks and aesthetics

My biggest complaint of this laptop is the touchpad. I've owned three other laptops with touchpads, and never had this many issues ; Overall, the touchpad is way too sensitive. This causes two isues. One: the "buttons" on the touchpad are not...

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Good deal


Can't remark on performance; it's undistinguished. Just like any other typical entry-level slimbook.

As described - can't say a lot. Was an upgrade for the wife from a non-slim laptop, which was also a fairly base model (though of course much cheaper than this.) Runs medium-hot (not uncomfortable), is nice & slim; touchscreen is responsive. Build...

The top is a fingerprint magnet


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Do not recommed Asus product.


I bought the S500CA Dec. 26, 2013. Around April 1, 2014 most keys stopped working on the keyboard, the mouse still works. I called Asus and they want me to send it back for diagnosis and hopefully repair. Not what I wanted to hear since it less than 4...

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ASUS does not care about new customers!!!


This nice looking notebook was given to me a present. The unit was purchased early in October of 2013. The ASUS Vivobook 500C seemed to be working fine but occasionally shut itself down, while using it. So, I would turn it back on and it kept working...

Great display

Brand NEW unit and already needs a new mother board

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great price for a touchscreen laptop


this is a good computer for a casual at home does not get warm or overheat like my last one did (HP).I would not use it if i was a student because the spacebar does not work 30% of the time,resulting in having to go back and put spaces...

it never gets hot!..not even warm,no fan

the spacebar skips so when typing have to go back and put my spacesin