ASUS VivoBook S500 is currently available in North America, offering a portable 15.6" design that includes a 3rd generation Intel Core processor, NVIDIA GeForce GT 635M graphics, touch enabled high-definition display and hybrid SSD/HD drive options.
ASUS VivoBook S500 offers touch capabilities via its multi-point HD touch panel or the oversized touchpad incorporating ASUS Smart Gesture technology. 2-second instant on resume from sleep mode provides near-instantaneous access to Windows 8 and its energy-conserving design allows standby for up to two weeks.
Suggested MSRP pricing of the ASUS VivoBook S500 starts at $699 or higher depending on model configuration. Availability is immediate at resellers in North America.