The new ASUS S550, the Ultrabook that combines performance with more storage and media options with an attractive pric, is now available in the Philippines. The S550 features an exquisite luxurious design, perfect for everyone. Packed with a powerful Intel Core i5 processor, it makes itself perfect for high-portability daily computing and entertainment. Significantly, it offers fast-response hybrid SSD/hard drive storage and an optical drive. Moreover, customers will enjoy a solid back-assembled keyboard and the intuitive Smart Gesture touchpad for a more user-friendly experience, and Super Hybrid Engine II-based 2-second instant on resume.
Sleek and elegance in one Ultrabook
Hairline-spun textured metal surfaces allow ASUS VivoBook S550 to elegantly stand out from the crowd. With its Ultrabook™ form factor, it still packs full features in a slender 21mm profile, matching the dynamic nature of new high-portability and intuitive computing. The slim design is a remarkable achievement considering the amount of technology within. Its overall design is crafted in an excellent way—so much so that it’s easy to carry while showcasing premium chic and feel.
ASUS VivoBook S550 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.
Experiencing 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 S550 works and feels in seconds!
Smart gesture technology
Augmented using exclusive ASUS Smart Gesture technology, the large touchpad on ASUS VivoBook S550 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.
Mixing gorgeous design, superior hardware, and optimized software results in the ultimate sound experience. ASUS VivoBook S550 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.
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 S550 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. Valuable content is always secure and within reach.
ASUS VivoBook S550 features NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 635M graphics with DirectX® 11 compatibility to provide great computing power. With up to 4GB of dedicated DDR3 video memory, the discrete graphics processor accelerates S550 performance, making everything smoother and more fluid while enhancing video quality so movies look great and allowing sleek enjoyment of the latest games.
The ASUS VivoBook S550CM is now available at PhP 36,995 in dealer stores nationwide.