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Asus VivoBook S does cheap right

Unveiled at Computex 2017, the Asus VivoBook S proves "budget" is not a dirty word.

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The brushed silver budget laptop from Asus will start at $499 (roughly converting to AU$670 or £390).

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For that money, you get something that looks remarkably MacBookish -- down to the brushed metal chassis.

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There's a 7.8mm (0.3 inches) bezel surrounding a 15.6-inch screen.

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Like the rest of the Asus range unveiled at Computex, it'll also hit 60 percent charge after just 49 minutes.

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It's also pack an Intel i7 core, an Nvidia GeForece 940 MX discrete graphics card, 2TB HD and 512 SSD storage and 16GB of memory.

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