The Asus VivoBook 15 R542UR-DM257T is a great laptop which comes with a lot of strong features. The device comes with a great configuration under the hood. It assures that the device can handle heavy games as well as run multiple tasks simultaneously. The storage is huge to keep ample amount of files and documents. However, a better battery backup would have made the laptop a great option to go for around this price range.
Display and Configuration
The Asus VivoBook 15 R542UR-DM257T flaunts a 15.6-inch Full HD LED IPS display with a screen resolution of 1,920x1,080 pixels. Acting as a brain of the system, a 1.6GHz Intel Core i5-8250U (8th Gen) processor provides an excellent performance. It is aided by a 4GB DDR4 RAM and a 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 940MX. The laptop weighs around 2.3Kg and has a Gold coloured body. The laptop runs on Windows 10 Home Premium operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture.
Input Device, Battery and Camera
The Asus VivoBook 15 R542UR-DM257T has a touchpad with multi-touch gesture support and a Chiclet keyboard are provided as the input device. The laptop is fuelled by a 2 cell Li-ion battery which keeps the how running for long hours. A webcam is present which helps in video calling and recording
Connectivity, Sound and Storage
The Asus VivoBook 15 R542UR-DM257T has a wide range of connectivity options such as - Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, two USB 3.0 slots, a headphone jack, an SD card reader, a microphone jack, one USB 2.0 slot, Bluetooth v4.1 and a VGA port. Powered by ASUS SonicMaster Technology, the Dual Speakers are available as the audio device. It is equipped with a 1TB SATA hard disk which revolves at a speed of 5,400RPM.