Repairing Asus VivoBook S551L Screen hinge
Background and Identification
Asus originated as a company in Taiwan in 1989 when it was started by four former hardware engineers from Acer. Since the company’s origination, it has steadily climbed in size and impact. Asus today (summer 2020) manufactures a range of products outside of computers, including phones, tablets, and wearables. Asus also sells computer parts, such as graphics cards and motherboards, so that users can update their devices themselves. Asus has also recently launched a ProArt campaign that manufactures laptops, desktops, displays, and components with the goal of optimizing the creative functionality available to the user. The ProArt campaign focuses on designing devices for photography, filmmaking & video editing, animation & game development, and architecture & engineering.
Among Asus computers is the Asus VivoBook S551LB laptop. The Asus VivoBook S551LB is a 15.6-inch ultrabook with a dedicated graphics card, an Intel Core i7 processor, and an optical drive. This laptop was designed to offer a sleek and modern exterior. It was also designed with sound quality in mind. Asus includes bigger speakers, resonance chambers, and precise audio software in this laptop to enhance the user’s sound experience. Additionally, the Asus VivoBook S551LB is marketed as being smooth and responsive thanks to its 3rd gen Intel processors.
The Asus VivoBook S551LB laptop is a thin, rectangular device. It includes a touchscreen display, keyboard, and trackpad bundled together in a metal-styled encasing. The Asus logo is printed on the back of the device.
- Dimensions: 15 x 10.2 x 0.8 inches
- Weight: 4.8 pounds
- Screen Resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels
- Screen Size: 15.6 inches
- Display Technology: LED-backlit LCD
- RAM: 4 GB
- Battery Life: 315 minutes
- CPU: Intel 4th gen Core i7, 1.8
- Operating System: Windows 8
- Internal Storage: 1 TB
- Bluetooth: No