If you want to replace your aging laptop, switching to an AMD-based computer is now a very good option. That’s good, since the Asus Vivobook Flip 14 (TM420UA-EC016T) model equipped with a latest generation Ryzen 7 is on sale at Darty and goes from 1199 to 879 euros.
AMD is experiencing tremendous success with its latest generation Ryzen processors, whether for desktop or laptop PCs, and how can we not understand it as the price-performance ratio is interesting. This is even more the case with this Asus Vivobook Flip 14 laptop (TM420UA-EC016T) equipped with a powerful Ryzen 7-5700U which sees its price drop significantly under 1,000 euros.
The Asus Vivobook Flip 14 at a glance
- The NumberPad, practical
- The compact and convertible format with its 14-inch screen
- The mighty AMD Ryzen 7-5700U
Instead of 1199 euros, this Asus Vivobook Flip 14 (TM420UA-EC016T) is available today on sale at 880 euros on Darty.
The version TM420UA-EC014T equipped with a Ryzen 5-5500U and 8 GB of RAM is a good alternative and a little less expensive. It goes from 950 to 720 euros.
To learn more about the Asus Vivobook Flip 14 👇
Ultrabooks from Asus are real safe values in an increasingly competitive market, starting with their build quality. This Vivobook Flip 14 takes place in a discreet and elegant metal frame with a color drawing towards a metallic blue of the most beautiful effect. With a weight of 1.5 kg on the scale, it offers a Full HD IPS LCD panel and above all tactile, because the laptop is characterized by a 360-degree convertible structure in order to make it flexible in its use.
The keyboard is fully backlit and the touchpad can be transformed into a digital pad, convenient for typing numbers on the fly and in complete confidentiality. The connection is quite complete with an HDMI output (1.4 only), a USB 3.2 Gen2 port, a USB Type-C Gen2 port and a USB 2.0 port in addition to a micro-SD card reader. As for wireless networks, you have to rely on Wi-Fi AC and Bluetooth 4.2.
But the heart of this laptop remains its overall performance, because with a latest generation Ryzen 7-5700U, there is plenty to do in terms of productivity. This low consumption CPU of 8 cores / 16 threads clocked at 1.8 GHz (boost up to 4.3 GHz) offers much needed power for worry-free application and multitasking. The CPU is coupled with 16 GB of RAM and 512 GB of storage (NVMe PCIe) to ensure the longevity of the laptop. The graphics part is managed by a Radeon Vega 8 controller which does not allow to play with ultimate performance, but which offers a minimum to play competitive games like CS: GO or LOL.
Finally on the battery side, the laptop manages rather well over time and can last up to 6 hours in classic use thanks to its 42 Whr battery.
To compare the Asus Vivobook Flip 14
In order to compare the Asus laptop with other models available on the same price bracket, we invite you to consult our guide to the best laptops under 1,000 euros in 2021.