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ASUS U5F Superior Mobility Notebook: The White Affair

Now who says Apple is the only
one producing Notebooks colored in total white? This week we present you Asus’s
very own white notebook, the Asus U5F. How does this fair lady look, perform and what does she feature? VR-Zone goes in and puts her on the dentist’s chair to see if YOU should be seen locking arms with this fair lady.

Now who says Apple is the only
one producing notebooks colored in total white. This week we present you Asus’s
very own white notebook, the Asus U5F. It’s listed under the Superior Mobility
product category in Asus website. That made us wonder why it’s under superior
mobility and not the rest like portability or business. Let’s check out the
specifications of the fair lady:


Processor & Cache Memory

Intel® Core™ Duo Processor T2400: 1.83GHz, 2MB On- Die L2
Cache, 667 MHz

Operation System


Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional


Intel 945GM

Main Memory

DDRII 533, 512 MB on board, up to 1536MB


12.1”XGA ColorShine LCD
ASUS Splendid Video Intelligent Technology

Video Graphics & Memory

Embedded Intel 945GM internal graphics

Hard Drive


Card Reader

Mini SD/ MS Duo/ MS Pro Duo via adapter

Optical Drive

DVD Super Multi Double Layer


Integrated Azalia MDC Fax/ Modem
AC Link V2.1 Compliant and
V.92 / K56flex support
10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet
802.11b/g, a/b/g
Built in Bluetooth® V2.0+EDR (optional)

LED Status Indicator

Battery Charging/full/low
Storage device access
Wireless indicator


1 x Audio-out / Microphone-in jack
1 x VGA port for external DDC monitor
1 x RJ11 Modem jack for phone line
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
3 x USB 2.0 ports
1 x IEEE 1394 port
1 x Card Reader


AC 97 S/W audio
Built-in speaker and microphone


Full size 83 keys with MS Windows function keys

Hot Keys

Instant launch Key:
Power4 Gear+

Function Keys:
Fn+F1 Suspend switch
Fn+F2 Wireless switch
Fn+F3 e-mail
Fn+F4 Internet Explore
Fn+F5 Brightness down
Fn+F6 Brightness up
Fn+F7 LCD on/off
Fn+F8 LCD/CRT/TV-out switch display
Fn+F9 Touch-pad On/Off
Fn+F10 Volume on/mute
Fn+F11 Volume down
Fn+F12 Volume up
Fn+ C Splendid function

Battery Pack & Life

27 Whr battery pack, 2400mAh (3 cell);
54 WHr battery pack, 4800 mAh (6 cell);
80 WHr battery pack, 7200mAh (9 cell)

AC Adapter

Output: 19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65W
Input: 100—240V AC, 50/60Hz universal

Dimension & Weight

27.4 x 23.17 x 2.75~3.35 (rear) cm,
1.43 kg (3 cell battery pack)


BIOS Booting / HDD User Password
Kensington lock hole provided
Trusted Platform Module (optional)

Supplied Accessories

Optical Mouse
Carrying bag

Multimedia Software

Power Director V3.0 DE
[email protected] V2.0 SE

Virus & Tool Software

Symantec Norton™ Internet Security 2005
Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0
NERO Express V6.0

ASUS Utility

ASUS Live Update
ASUS ChkMail
ASUS Hotkey
ASUS Power4 Gear+
ASUS MultiFrame

Warranty & e-support

2-year limited Global hardware warranty
On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS,
Driver update)
OS (Microsoft Windows XP) install/uninstall consultation
Bundled software install/uninstall consultation
ASUS software supporting (Live-update, ASUS Power4 Gear,
ASUS Probe)

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