A1 are open boxed units which have been returned usually due to being unwanted. The units may have at very worst case have very faint minor /non-permanent blemishes. All units then undergo a full 25-point inspection by our experienced tech team ensuring they are in full working order. Once all relevant checks have been complete the units are then securely repacked ready to be resold. Please note although we can’t guarantee that these units are still in their original boxes with all their original accessories we can confirm that on average 85% of our stock is still in its original packaging.
Grade A1 - As New
Please Note: This unit comes with a US keyboard layout
Multi-color design with a metallic finish
The ASUS R500 features an aluminum construction. It features a sleek, wedge-shaped design with a textured finish.
The ASUS R500 delivers uncompromised performance with the 3rd generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor to provide all the computing power users will ever need.
Keeping computing cool and easy
The R500 has an array of features designed to make computing easier. It features an ergonomically-designed iF Design award winning chiclet keyboard; while IceCool Technology places heat-generating components away from the palm rest, ensuring a comfortable typing experience for users even after prolonged periods of use.
It is accompanied by a large multi-touch pad for smooth, intuitive fingertip control.
ASUS Durabatt Technology provides an extended battery charge-cycle lifespan that is up to 3x that of normal laptops.
Computing with a smartphone-like user experience
The R500 features a smartphone-like “always on” user experience thanks to the ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II with instant on technology. It enables the R500 to resume from sleep mode in just 2-seconds, and provides up to two weeks of standby time. In addition, it automatically secures and backs up data when the battery drops to 5% charge.
ASUS SonicMaster Lite gives the ASUS R500 the ability to deliver more powerful sounds and richer bass to provide the best audio experience in the mainstream laptop class