Review: Asus Vivo Book Max X541

Review: Asus Vivo Book Max X541

By Udit Agarwal

The Asus Company has launched a new laptop which is called VivoBook Max X541/A541 for the Indian market. The new laptop is priced starting Rs. 31,990 and is available across all partner retailers in a variety of five color variants including Chocolate Brown, Red, Silver Gradient, Aqua Blue and White. The VivoBook Max X541 features a 15.6-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) display and is powered by a Intel Core i3-7100U processor coupled with Intel HD Graphics 620 and 4GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM, which is expandable up to 12GB. The laptop features a gaming grade chiclet keyboard with a 2.3mm key travel distance and overall weighs just 1.9kg. It comes with a 1TB 5400RPM HDD, and also features an optical drive.

Dimensions of the VivoBook Max X541 are 381x252x27.6mm. It is powered by a 3-cell 36WHr battery. Asus says that the touchpad on the VivoBook Max is around 11 percent larger than those found on laptops of similar size, and it also features palm rejection technology for precise input. The notebook comes with twin 3W speakers with 24cc sound chambers and a special transmission line design for a rich, deep baseline and clear, distinct vocals.

The VivoBook Max X541 also features what the company calls Asus Splendid Technology, that offers three different picture modes - eye care mode, normal mode and vivid mode. Additionally, the Asus Tru2life video technology provides 200 percent sharper visuals while a SuperBatt technology provides three times longer battery life span. Connectivity options include USB Type-C connector with 5Gbps data transfer speeds, USB 3.1, USB 3.0, USB 2.0, VGA and HDMI ports.