Battery Battery life was disappointing given the small size of the notebook and the extended battery sticking out the back. Although we endeavor to present the most accurate and comprehensive information at the time of publication, we reserve the right to make changes without prior notice. And fast parts like the F6Ve-B1’s ATI graphics card are bulkier than, say, the integrated graphics in the MacBook, and require bigger fans for cooling. Read our review to find out how well it performs and if it is worth the high price tag. Apple MacBook Pro inch Penryn.

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Upgrade access is easy through a single panel that covers the hard drive, RAM, wireless card, and processor. The previous top performing Some of this was expected with the faster processor and video card, but we had hoped for something a bit longer, perhaps closer to 4 hours.

ASUS F6Ve Review

The touchpad buttons are located in a spot easy to trigger with your thumb and give off a mild click when pressed. ASUS is known for being on the cutting edge in terms of design, from leather-clad laptops to its Lamborghini brand.

The F6Ve-B1’s array of features is impressive. Chipset is a set of integrated circuits that have a specific purpose in a computer system, a group of microchips used together to perform a single task.

Fastest Mobile Networks Although its inch peers scored well over 3 hours some even 4 with their integrated graphics on the MobileMark battery test, the F6Ve-B1 could manage only 2 hours 46 minutes. It outperforms the F6Ve in nearly every category, gets double the 3D performance, and looks a heck of a lot nicer. This notebook easily beats the massive W90 in fan noise, since it has a single fan spinning super fast, instead of the three separate fans spinning slower inside the W Visit our network of sites: The inside has a cheap feeling textured plastic palmrest, matte finish keys with a hint of sparkle, and chrome or glossy black plastic trim.


Compatible Memory sort price: Bottom Line The F6Ve-B1 wields more power than any other inch laptop, but it does so at the expense of style and battery life.

And fast parts like the F6Ve-B1’s ATI graphics card are bulkier than, say, the integrated graphics in the MacBook, and require bigger fans for cooling. It’s used to store data for programs sequences of instructions on a temporary basis. Battery life takes a hit.

We recommend that you check with your local dealers for the specifications of the products available in your country. Frame is boxy and not at all stylish.

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The carrying case provides adequate protection for the notebook, which is vital if you are carrying it around a college campus where you run the risk of dropping it. Another surprise was finding no dedicated multimedia keys when almost all notebooks include touch-sensitive panels. See what’s installed now. Apple MacBook Pro inch Penryn. The Best PC Games. Specifications and features vary by model, and all images are illustrative.


Vertical viewing angles are limited to a narrow sweet spot before colors start to wash out or invert when tilting the screen forward or back. Please check with your supplier for exact offers. PCB color and bundled software versions are subject to change without notice.

Build quality is lacking for a machine of this caliber, with squeaky plastic trim and flexible plastic covers abound. Ports and Features Port selection was decent given the small size of the frame and every bit of space being used by something.

ASUS F6Ve Review

The mouse buttons make subtle clicking noises like those of the MacBook, the dv3z, and the UCu. Lightweights like the Apple MacBook inch Aluminum and the HP Pavilion dv3z rely on their sex appeal to draw in crowds but are small compared with desktop-replacement and mainstream laptops.

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But it is actually heavier than the fancier aluminum found in the MacBook’s frame.