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jack2
post Jun 3 2019, 03:43 PM

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How to know which one is the lightest with good build quality
jack2
post Jun 3 2019, 11:22 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jun 3 2019, 04:32 PM)
Budget?
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2000-3500
jack2
post Jun 13 2019, 10:14 AM

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QUOTE(Elson99 @ Jun 13 2019, 01:10 AM)
Hi sifus,

Is that convincing to get an Lenovo Yoga 530 with AMD R7-2700U? Have no experience in comparing performance of AMD vs Intel core processor.. But the price in Lazada seems a huge different compared to i5 series : https://s.lazada.com.my/s.ASsz
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this model is worth on the price?

product is not exist.. sold off?

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post Jun 24 2019, 03:25 PM

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QUOTE(BFGWong @ Jun 24 2019, 02:26 PM)
I'd still prefer 13" - makes  a lot of differences carrying it daily with other stuff in the bag.  If bumping it to 4k, what is the best one with a decent GPU?
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Microsoft surface pro is very good.... It makes a lot of diff ...huhu
jack2
post Jul 8 2019, 12:00 PM

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Among Asus Zenbook UX333F-NA4050T and HP Envy 13-AH1038TX, which one has better performance and solid build?
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post Jul 8 2019, 12:06 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 12:04 PM)
Both will throttle - normal in 13 inch Ultrabook with dGPU

Exterior build wise UX333 is better, however QC wise both aren't that great
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any recommendation?
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post Jul 8 2019, 02:21 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 12:30 PM)
Give me more info: Usage, preference on weight and battery life, mind high sRGB display and non-upgradeable RAM

Fast limit - power limit for the first few seconds (basically useless)
Slow limit - power limit for a long duration until STAPM power reaches slow limit value
STAPM limit - power limit forever - 15w is typical especially for convertible

From what I know, you can adjust performance setting in HP Command Center so maybe you can try to play around that. If you want best performance possible, can try tuning using Ryzenadj. Also, the power limits seem to be higher than the previous Envy x360 13
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More on video editing (4k) + office tasks....

Lightest is the best for travelling
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post Jul 8 2019, 02:31 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 02:29 PM)
Preferred max weight in kg and min battery life in hours? Mind low sRGB display and non-upgradeable 8GB RAM?
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max weight is heavy to carry.


What are the disadvantages of low sRGB?


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post Jul 8 2019, 05:39 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 02:54 PM)
Do you understand my question lol

What is your preferred max weight in kg? Preferred min battery life in hours? Mind non-upgradeable 8GB RAM?

Low sRGB = Colours less vibrant
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max 1.7kg lo....
Battery life = 3 hours at least....

Prefer upgraable RAM and sRGB
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post Jul 8 2019, 06:16 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 06:05 PM)
Upgradeable RAM+high sRGB laptops with <1.7kg weight are quite rare, you might need to pay more...what's your budget?
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If this is the case, then I change my purpose to only office tasks (Excel pivot calculations - quite heavy) and no editing.

As light as possible with good battery life.
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post Jul 8 2019, 07:14 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 06:29 PM)
I rephrase my question: Choose 1 only: upgradeable RAM or high sRGB display

What's your budget?
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high sRGB.

2000-4000
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post Jul 8 2019, 08:54 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 08:47 PM)
I assumed that you need good battery life (which is >7 hrs from my perspective) not at least 3 hrs

Lenovo Yoga 730 13 customize
Lenovo Yoga S730 81J0005LMJ / KMJ - no USB A
Lenovo Ideapad 720s 13 Intel 81BV000BMJ / CMJ
Acer Spin 5 SP513-53N-52HJ, SP513-52N-58QD
Acer Swift 3 SF314-55-54A3/5699
Asus Zenbook UX333F-NA4050T / 051T / 162T
Asus Zenbook UX433F-NA6153T / 54T
Asus Zenbook Flip UX362F-AEL294T
Asus Zenbook Flip UX461U-AE1139T
Asus Zenbook UX331F-ALEG010T
HP Envy 13-AH-TX
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Among all of these,which one is the lightest with great performance?

Many thanks ya brother.
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post Jul 8 2019, 08:59 PM

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QUOTE(ZM Fong @ Jul 8 2019, 08:57 PM)
What kind of performance? In general there isn't significant performance difference except for CPU performance - some have better cooling+higher stock power limit
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better cooling is good to consider.

Currently I am using Surface Pro and I like it very much. But may be the cooling is not that good and the battery bengkak and I got a new from warranty claim.
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post Jul 24 2019, 09:52 AM

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QUOTE(demon182 @ Jul 23 2019, 10:11 PM)
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Hi, is this model worth to buy?
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1.7kg isn't heavy?

 

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