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VivoBook 15 X542

ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro for business.

Operating System

Endless
Windows 10 Home - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro for business
Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro for business
(Free upgrade to Windows 11, when available)

Processor

Intel® Core™ i5-8250U Processor 1.6 GHz (6M Cache, up to 3.4 GHz, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-8550U Processor 1.8 GHz (8M Cache, up to 4.0 GHz, 4 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-7500U Processor 2.7 GHz (4M Cache, up to 3.5 GHz, 2 cores)

Graphics

Intel® UHD Graphics 620,2GB GDDR5
Intel® UHD Graphics 620,NVIDIA® GeForce® MX150,2GB GDDR5
Intel® UHD Graphics 620,NVIDIA GeForce MX150 (N17S-G1),2GB GDDR5
Intel® HD Graphics 620,2GB GDDR5
Intel® HD Graphics 620,NVIDIA GeForce MX150 (N17S-G1),2GB GDDR5

Display

Touch screen,15.6-inch,FHD (1920 x 1080) 16:9,Anti-glare display,LED Backlit,200nits,NTSC: 45%,Screen-to-body ratio: 75%
15.6-inch,HD (1366 x 768) 16:9,Glossy display,LED Backlit,200nits,NTSC: 45%
15.6-inch,FHD (1920 x 1080) 16:9,Anti-glare display,LED Backlit,200nits,NTSC: 45%
Touch screen,15.6-inch,HD (1366 x 768) 16:9,Glossy display,LED Backlit,200nits,NTSC: 45%,Screen-to-body ratio: 75%
15.6-inch,HD (1366 x 768) 16:9,Anti-glare display,LED Backlit,200nits,NTSC: 45%
Touch screen,15.6-inch,HD (1366 x 768) 16:9,Anti-glare display,LED Backlit,200nits,NTSC: 45%,Screen-to-body ratio: 75%

Memory

8GB DDR4 SO-DIMM,Memory Max Up to:16GB
4GB DDR4 SO-DIMM,Memory Max Up to:16GB
4GB DDR4 SO-DIMM,8GB DDR4 SO-DIMM,Memory Max Up to:16GB

Storage

1TB SATA 5400RPM 2.5" HDD
128GB M.2 SATA SSD,1TB SATA 5400RPM 2.5" HDD
128GB M.2 SATA SSD
256GB M.2 SATA SSD
500GB SATA 5400RPM 2.5" HDD
128GB M.2 SATA SSD,500GB SATA 5400RPM 2.5" HDD
256GB M.2 SATA SSD,1TB SATA 5400RPM 2.5" HDD
2TB SATA 5400RPM 2.5" HDD

Optical Drive

DVD writer 8X
Without optical drive

I/O Ports

2x USB 3.0
1x USB 2.0 Type-A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C
1x HDMI 1.4
1x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1x HDMI
1x DC-in
1x VGA Port (D-Sub)
1x 3.5mm Combo Audio Jack
SD 4.0 card reader

Expansion Slots (includes used)

2x DDR4 SO-DIMM slots
1x STD 2.5” SATA HDD

Keyboard & Touchpad

Chiclet Keyboard
1.4mm Key-travel

Camera

VGA camera

Audio

SonicMaster

Network and Communication

Wi-Fi 5(802.11ac)+Bluetooth 4.1 (Dual band) 1*1
Wi-Fi 4(802.11bgn)+Bluetooth 4.0 (Single band) 1*1

Battery

38WHrs, 2S1P, 2-cell Li-ion

Power Supply

ø4.0, 65W AC Adapter, Output: 19V DC, 3.42A, 65W, Input: 100~240V AC 50/60Hz universal

Weight

2.30 kg (5.07 lbs)

Dimensions (W x D x H)

38.00 x 25.10 x 2.32 ~ 2.32 cm (14.96" x 9.88" x 0.91" ~ 0.91")

MyASUS Features

Link to MyASUS

Microsoft Office

1-month trial for new Microsoft 365 customers. Credit card required. 
Office Home and Student 2019 included
WPS Office 30 days trial version

Regulatory Compliance

Energy star

Security

BIOS Booting User Password Protection
BIOS setup user password

Included in the Box

Wired optical mouse
Wireless optical mouse
Backpack
Carry bag

Disclaimer

*Upgrade rollout plan is being finalized and is scheduled to begin late in 2021 and continue into 2022. Specific timing will vary by device. Certain features require specific hardware, see https://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-11-specifications