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Sleek and elegant
Hairline-spun textured metal surfaces allow ASUS R550 to elegantly stand out from the crowd. With its Ultrabook™ 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 premium chic and feel.
ASUS R550 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.
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 R550 works and feels in seconds!
Smart gesture technology
Augmented using exclusive ASUS Smart Gesture technology, the large touchpad on ASUS R550 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.
Hear the power
Mixing gorgeous design, superior hardware, and optimized software results in the ultimate sound experience. ASUS R550 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 R550 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 R550 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 R550 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!
*Actual standby time may vary due to specific component performance, connected devices, and environmental differentiation
Superior graphics with GeForce® GT 635M
ASUS R550 features a 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor and 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 R550 performance, making everything smoother and more fluid while enhancing video quality so movies look great and allowing sleek enjoyment of the latest games.
|Processor:||Intel® Core™ i5 processor 3317U (Dual Core 1.7 GHz - 2.6 GHz, 1600MHz FSB, 3MB L3 Cache)|
|Memory:||4GB DDR3 (1600Mhz)|
|Storage:||24GB SSD & 500GB HDD|
|Graphics Card:||2GB DDR3 NVIDIA® GT635M Support nVidia 3D Vision|
|Operating System:||Windows 8|
|Screen:||15.6" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED Backlight Touch Screen|
|Connectivity:||Gigabit LAN,802.11b/g/n WLAN, Bluetooth|
|Built-In Devices:||1 x COMBO audio jack 1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor 1 x USB 3.0 port(s) 2 x USB 2.0 port(s) 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert 1 x HDMI|
|Dimensions:||38.0 x 26.6 x 2.2 cm (WxDxH)|
|Warranty:||1 Year ASUS Warranty (ASUS Premium Care Extend Warranty available)|