ASUS VivoBook X202E, 11.6-inch touchscreen notebook for just P20,995

How much would you pay for a portable 11.6-inch notebook with a multi-gesture touchscreen? How about Php20,995? Sounds like a good deal right? That’s the ViVoBook X202E for you, one of the latest Windows 8 notebooks from ASUS we spotted during the Windows 8 PH launch.

ASUS VivBook X202E 1

Actually, the VivoBook X202E comes in two configurations and with the aforementioned price you’ll get the Intel ULV Celeron 847 dual-core processor clocked at 1.10GHz. Just enough to give you a laptop for basic computing needs. There’s also a more expensive version packing a 3rd gen Intel Core processor.

ASUS VivBook X202E 2

The VivoBook follows ASUS’ recent notebook design with the brushed matte metallic lid and the wedge-shaped body with the rounded edges. The hinge is also designed in such a way that using the touchscreen won’t push the display backwards or tip the notebook over.

ASUS VivBook X202E WEI

You’ll get 500GB HDD on the VivoBook and up to 4GB RAM. It is also equipped with ASUS SonicMaster technology for powerful and detailed sound and speakers that are designed for 14-inch or 15-inch notebooks. Ports include a USB 3.0 and a USB 2.0 port, HDMI, VGA, and a headphone/mic combo.

ASUS VivBook X202E 3

The ASUS VivoBook X202E will be initially available in the Philippines by 1st week of November in two configurations. One with an Intel Core i3 Processor for Php26,995 and one with Intel Celeron Processor for Php 20,995.

At that price point, the VivoBook X202E is the most affordable touch-enabled Win 8 laptop we’ve seen so far.

ASUS VivoBook X202E Specs:
11.6" 16:9 HD (1366 x 768) LED backlit, 10-finger multi-touch support
Intel ULV Celeron 847 | Intel Core i3 Ivy Bridge
Intel HD Graphics | Intel HD 4000 Graphics
Windows 8
500GB, 5400rpm HDD
32GB of ASUS WebStorage (free for 3 years)
ASUS SonicMaster Lite
3-in-1 memory card reader (MMC/SD/SDHC)
1 USB 3.0 “¢ 2 USB 2.0 “¢ HDMI “¢ Headphone output/Microphone input combo “¢ VGA “¢ RJ-45 (10/100)
HD webcam
802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth
2-cell lithium-polymer (up to 5 hours)
1.30 kg
SRP: Php20,995 | Php26,995
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  • Jessica

    ok lang ba 2 sa gaming?

  • Jessica

    ok lang ba 2 sa gaming? light lang ..

    • Griswold

      siguro if solitaire and minesweeper ang light gaming mo patok na patok yan. :)

      • JMBalicano

        +1, hehe..

    • J2_101

      Currently playable: Call of Duty series (on low settings) Left 4 Dead 1 & 2, Battlefield 3 (on low settings), FIFA 13 (mid settings), NBA 2K13 (mid settings), Diablo III (1366 x 768 resolution, mid settings)

      • Lau Beruin

        Thanks for the info, bud!

      • Harold

        What variant po? I3? Pentium? Celeron?

        • soma

          dito sa saudi meron.check mo yung

  • Lau Beruin

    Kaya kaya nito ang NBA 2K11?

  • Mark

    Hey, this sounds like a winner!

  • wildecox

    Hmmm… no ODD but still weighs 1.3kg. That seems heavy

    • Peter

      LOL! you don’t know the weight of a regular notebook with ODD?

      Its around 2.1 – 2.4kg if you search around from different manufacturers.

      at 1.3kg is already lighter by .05kg as the 13″ macbook air.

  • Ric

    That VGA port looks glaring. If they removed that, do you think it would be a bit slimmer that it currently is?

    BTW, is the Win 8 installed on this laptop the same for the Windows Surface Pro? I.e. will it be able to run new metro apps + old desktop apps?

  • Aliyah

    Where can i buy it?

    • Calvin

      according to ASUS late November yung availability neto.

  • nicolianz_23

    guys, saang store ako makakabili ng 20,995 lang nito?

    • Calvin

      late november pa ata ito darating sa stores.

    • athan24

      sa accent micro 20k full package

  • ethan

    out na to sa stores. meron na ang villman kaso ung celeron variant lang. do u think its a good buy?

    • Calvin

      yes if you dont need a powerful laptop, for 21k touchscreen na notebook mo. san ka pa. :)

      • ethan

        Sabagay pero I’m just wondering kung ano ung full use ng touchscreen laptop sa windows8. Does it have games like nung sa apple and android?

        • Calvin

          yep… may mga apps and games that will utilize the touchscreen. and the main start screen of windows 8 is touch-friendly.

          • athan24

            pwede kaya dito yuris revenge??

          • Calvin

            red alert? luma na yun malamang pwede na dito yun.

          • athan24

            ok lang ba kahit intel celeron 847 processor nito?? marami kasi nagsasabi pangit daw gamitin celeron mabilis daw mag hang??

          • Calvin

            depende naman yan kung san mo gagamitin. baka pag magedit ka ng malaking file sa photoshop malamang babagal yung performance. just like i said, for basic computing purposes ito. browsing, word processing, facebook, etc.

  • Mike

    Just ordered one from microsoft store online! i3 3rd gen version only 499 dollars or around 20,459 pesos!

    • Harold

      From what site po? Kasama na shipping? How about the warranty? Daming tanong eh. Hehe

      • Harold

        Hala. Sorry sir. Nakapost na pla kung saan. Di ko na binasa whole comment. Thanks for the info!

  • Hooha

    Hey, Can you pleaseee tell me where i can buy these new win8 models in the Phils. I tried everwhere but no luck. Theyre stil tryin to sell the old laptops.. ANy help?

    • Calvin

      end of november pa raw ito

  • Cadiz

    sana sa birthday ko meron na nito .. sa NOV 29 …..

    • athan24

      meron na po ako nakita nito sa festival mall. accent micro name ng store

  • bryan

    sa akin na kayo bumili, buy 1 get 1 free at may kasama pang puto, 10 k lang bayad muna, bilis padala nyo na thru western union

  • athan24

    i saw this in festivall mall at accent micro 20k

  • Cadiz

    Nakabili na ko .. ung s400ca .. core i5

    33K 36K siya .. less 3k kapag cash ..

    Ok naman ung NBA 2K12 sa high settings .. NBA lang nmn gusto kong laruin ..

  • Chibivy

    Nakita ko to sa Octagon store in Festival Mall and it’s really impressive.

    But the downside is yung battery nya. 2-cell lang kasi eh. Also, can I play The Sims 3 and Left4Dead with a Celeron processor?

  • justin

    Tanong ko lang “kung full charge na ba a”ng laptop na ito ok lang bang wag ng ta
    nggalin ang charger”?

    • Calvin

      yup, ok lang… matalino na mga batteries ngayon. 😀

  • Gerald

    Interesting. anong version ng windows 8 ito? RT o Pro?

    • Jenito

      nasa screen shot po windows 8 pro

  • Henry Solivio

    Hindi po ba to laggy?

  • RED
  • sinned

    i’ve got this in same price (26,995) win8 SL only (not pro)
    including belkin bag, kingmax 16GB usb flash drive.

  • Randy

    meron ako benibenta
    vivobook x202e
    15k lng
    came from dubai
    complete with box
    txt or call me 09288501735