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Asus Transformer BOOK FLIP TP500LN

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 reviews of Asus Transformer BOOK FLIP TP500LN. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the durability. The design also gets good feedback, whereas the screen and usability get negative opinions. There are some mixed opinions about the performance.

design, durability

usability, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Asus Transformer BOOK FLIP TP500LN is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.ca review summary for Asus Transformer BOOK FLIP TP500LN

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Asus Transformer BOOK FLIP TP500LN from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.ca. Reviewers are impressed by the durability. The design also gets good feedback, but many are less positive about the usability.

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usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP500LN-QB72T-CB Touchscreen Notebook (15.6-inch, i7-4510U, 8GB-DDR3, 1TB HDD+24GB SSD, Windows 8.1, Bilingual, Black)ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP500LN-QB72T-CB Touchscreen Notebook (15.6-inch, i7-4510U, 8GB-DDR3, 1TB HDD+24GB SSD, Windows 8.1, Bilingual, Black)

Jan, 2019

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (goodgearguide.com.au)

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN-CJ035H hybrid laptop

 

You can turn this 15.6in notebook into a tablet, but the question is: why would you want to?

Useful as a notebook ; GeForce 840M allows for a bit of gaming

Poor screen ; Slow storage ; Button placement

Feb, 2015

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN-CJ035H hybrid laptop

 

You can turn this 15.6in notebook into a tablet, but the question is: why would you want to?

Useful as a notebook ; GeForce 840M allows for a bit of gaming

Poor screen ; Slow storage ; Button placement

Feb, 2015

Expert review by : Florian Wimmer (notebookcheck.net)

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN Convertible Review

 

Turn it around. The Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN looks like a normal 15.6-inch notebook, but it can be transformed into a tablet in just a few simple steps. So far, all convertibles of this size had to make compromises. Read the review to find...

360-degrees hinge, High-quality case, Good port variety, Decent input devices, Display calibrated ex-works, Only local warming under load, Usable battery runtimes, Gaming capabilities

Stability of the case, No maintainability, Stiff touchscreen, Dark screen, "Blotchy" picture due to the coating, Average speakers

You have to make compromises if you want to combine a 15.6-inch notebook with a tablet – at least this applies for the Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN and the majority of devices we have reviewed so far. The rating of the convertible could have been...

Sep, 2014

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:SonicMaster Lite / SonicMaster Lite Technology / SonicMaster Lite, MaxxAudio
Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes

Battery

Battery capacity (Watt hours):48
Number of battery cells:3

Camera

Front Camera:Y / Yes

Certificates

Certification:UL;TUV;NCC;CE Marking Compliance ;FCC Compliance;BSMI ;Japan VCCI Compliance ;IDA;CCC;GOST-R ;CB;EPEAT;EU Flower;E-standby;Energy star
Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver / Black, Stainless Steel
Form factor:Convertible (Folder)
Intel segment tagging:Enterprise
Product colour:Black / Black, Silver / Black, Stainless Steel
Product Type:Hybrid (2-in-1) / Notebook

Display

3D: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:39.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768 / 1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Gloss
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD / HD / No
LED Backlight:Y / Yes
Touch screen: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:Y / Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y / Yes
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce 840M / NVIDIA GeForce GT 840M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3 / GDDR5
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory:1.74 / 2
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of discrete graphics adapters supported:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter:Y / Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version:11.2/12 / 12
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1000 / 1100
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0xA16
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (DisplayPort):4096 x 2160
On-board graphics adapter maximum resolution (HDMI):3840 x 2160
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 4400 / Intel® HD Graphics 4400
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version:4.3
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI / DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, VGA (D-Sub)

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard layout:QWERTY
Numeric keypad:No / Y / Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal Memory:4 / 6 / 8
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1600

Networking

3G:N / No
4G:N / No
Bluetooth:No / Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000 / 10,1000,100
Top Wi-Fi standard:IEEE 802.11n
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:N / No

Other features

Audio system:SonicMaster Lite / SonicMaster Lite Technology / SonicMaster Lite, MaxxAudio
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-d, VT-i / VT-d, VT-x / VT-x
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-d, VT-i / VT-d, VT-x / VT-x

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Manual:Y
Power cord included:Y
Quick start guide:Y

Packaging Data

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes
Power cord included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Charging port type:DC-in jack
Combo headphone/mic port:Y / Yes
DC-in jack:Y / Yes
Docking connector:N / No
DVI port:N / No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
HDMI Version:1.4
Microphone in: No
Number of SATA III connectors:4
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
Total number of SATA connectors:4
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:65

Processor

Bus type:DMI2
Conflict Free processor:Y / Yes
ECC supported by processor:N / No
FSB Parity: No
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:16
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:12
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM / DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM
Motherboard chipset:Intel SoC
PCI Express configurations:2X4 / 4x1, 2x4 / 4x1,2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor boost frequency:2.7 / 3.1
Processor cache:3 / 4
Processor cache type:L3 / Smart Cache / Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Haswell
Processor Cores:2
Processor family:4th gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 4th gen Intel® Core™ i5 / 4th gen Intel® Core™ i7 / Intel Core i3-4xxx / Intel Core i5-4xxx / Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor frequency:1.7 / 1.9 / 2
Processor lithography:22
Processor Model:I3-4010U / I3-4030U / I5-4210U / I7-4510U
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-4000 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-4200 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-4500 Mobile series
Processor Socket:BGA 1168 / BGA1168
Processor threads:4
Stepping:C0 / D0
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):15
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Conflict Free processor:Y
CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available:N / No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:Y / Yes
Execute Disable Bit:Y / Yes
Idle States:Y / Yes
Intel 64:Y / Yes
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State:Y / Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology:No / Y / Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel HD Audio Technology: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel Matrix Storage Technology:No / Yes
Intel ME Firmware Version:9.5
Intel My WiFi Technology:No / Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA):No / Yes
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version:1.00
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology:Y / Yes
Intel Smart Connect Technology version:1.00
Intel Smart Response Technology:No / Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology version:1.00
Intel Trusted Execution Technology:N / No
Intel TSX-NI:N / No
Intel TSX-NI version:0.00
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N / No / Yes
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):Y / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y / Yes
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y / Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID): No
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):Y / Yes
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y / Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y / Yes
Intel® Insider™:Y / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):No / Yes
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):No / Yes
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:Y / Yes
Intel® Secure Key:Y / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y / Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology: Yes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology: No
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y / Yes
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:75107 / 81015 / 81016 / 81018 / I5-4210U
Processor code:SR16Q / SR1EB / SR1EF / SR1EN
Processor package size:40
Supported instruction sets:AVX 2.0, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / AVX 2.0,SSE4.1,SSE4.2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:Y / Yes
UART:Y / Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:N
Fingerprint Reader: No
Password protection:Y / Yes
Password protection type:BIOS, HDD, User / BIOS, User / HDD / HDD, User

Software

Bundled software:ASUS Win flash;ASUS Life Frame III;Virtual Camera;ASUS Live Update;Power4Gear Hybrid;Asus WebStorage;eManual;ASUS Vibe;Instant on;USB Charger+;ASUS Smart Gesture;ASUS Tutor;ATK Package (ASUS On Screen Display);KBFilter driver;ASUS Installation Wizard;ASUS Virtual Camera;ASUS DVD
Operating System Architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1

Storage

Card reader integrated:Y / Yes
Compatible memory cards:PSVita, RS-MMC / SD / SD, SDHC / SD, SDHC, SDXC / SD,SDHC
Hard Drive Capacity:1000 / 1500 / 500 / 750
Hard Drive Interface:SATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1
Number of SSDs installed:1
Solid-state drive capacity:24
Storage Media:HDD / HDD+SSD
Total Storage Capacity:1000 / 1024 / 1500 / 1524 / 500 / 524 / 750 / 774

Technical Details

Intel visual technologies:Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:25.8 / 258
Height :2.2 / 22
Weight:2.1 / 2.26
Width:38 / 380