Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) Review - Everything You Should Know About

By LucyEva 1 month ago

ASUS has been introduced the world’s first Windows laptop with Snapdragon chip, the Asus NovaGo TP370QL. With its Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 smartphone platform, up to 22 hours of battery life, and always-on connectivity, this beautifully designed and ultra-smart laptop will provide you an extraordinary computing experience. The exceptional laptop device featuring a Gigabit-Class Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem for highest possible download speeds. 22 hours of battery life inside the device is almost twice than the other laptops available on the market.

NovaGo’s additional stylus support makes the device ideal for entertainment and productivity on the go, whereas its built-in eSIM2 lets its users experience seamless connectivity across the borders.

Asus NovaGo Release date, Availability, and Prices:

Although new Asus NovaGo TP370QL has been announced, it is expected to be available on Sale in the mid or end of April this year. Asus NovaGo exact Release date is not available yet. Asus NovaGO release date in Australia is also unknown. But it will be available on Sale in Australia after its release in the U.S, Germany, and other parts of Europe.

Price for 4GB RAM with 64GB variant will be around $599 in the U.S, which is considered to be cheap as compared to other models with the same specs.  Asus NovaGo price in Australia  for the same variant will be around AU$799, but it’s still an assumption. Asus NovaGo TP370QL price for 8GB RAM with 256GB variant will possibly around $799 throughout the United States and other parts of Europe.

Asus NovaGo Specs and Features:

Here is a detailed specs rundown of NovaGo Laptop. 

  • 13.3-inch Full HD LCD w/ 100% sRGB color gamut
  • HD camera w/ 1280x720 Resolution
  • 178° wide-view technology
  • 8.9mm-thin bezel w/ 78% screen-to-body Ratio
  • Windows 10 S (upgradeable to Windows 10 Pro)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Chipset
  • Adreno 540 GPU
  • 4GB/6GB/8GB LPDDR4x RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB UFS 2.0 storage
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi (2x2 MIMO) / GPS
  • Snapdragon X16 modem (1Gbps DL / 150Mbps UL, 4x4 MIMO)
  • 52Whr LiPo battery (Max. 22 hours)
  • 3.06 pounds (1.39KG) weight
  • Glass-covered Precision Touchpad
  • Fingerprint sensor (Windows Hello)
  • 802.11/a/b/g/n, 802.11ac (2x2 MIMO)
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 modem
  • 2xUSB 3.1 Type-A, 1xHDMI, 1xDC in
  • 1xAudio jack, 1xNanoSIM slot, 1xmicroSD card reader

Design & Display:

The Asus NovaGo is designed for mobility, longevity, and affordability that comes with an innovative 2-in-1 foldable design. Although it’s not as sleek and slim as other latest laptops still it is a nicely built 13.3’’ laptop PC by Asus with all the necessary ports included.

Unlike others, the Asus NovaGo TP370QL is loaded with two USB 3 Type-A ports, an audio jack, an HDMI port, as well as a microSD card slot.

It's metal pivots seem strong and let the device fold back for the Win 10 tablet and tent modes.

As far as display is concerned, NovaGo has a 13.3-inch bright and sharp Full HD LCD screen with 178° wide-view technology, 1MP HD front camera, and f2.0 aperture. Due to this, you can enjoy Windows Hello face unlock sign-in and video conferencing. There is also a fingerprint sensor located in the quite spacious, clickable trackpad.

The glass of LED screen seems pretty reflective, which could well cause the issue in bright light or in sunlight, but the 1920x1080 resolution will be efficient enough for delivering the best result, including touch screen I/P, text entry and even stylus.

Performance:

With optimum quality Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile PC platform, up to 8GB of RAM, and the latest Microsoft Windows, ASUS NovaGo laptop is designed to provide unmatched performance on the go.

The laptop device will give up to 256GB of storage, USB 3.1 port, and HDMI. On the other hand, Windows ON Snapdragon will keep you connected and productive no matter where you located. ASUS NovaGo TP370QL is perfect for word processing, image editing, content creation, and entertainment.

Asus NovaGo TP370QL comes with beyond all-day battery life. Through Qualcomm’s most powerful and efficient architecture till now, you will get approximately 22 hours of video playback as well as 30 days of modern standby on a single charge.

And if you require a little more capacity, its quick-charge feature provides the device up to 5 hours of battery life via just 15 minute of charge.

Asus NovaGo Pros:

  • Proper ports for USB-A, 3.5mm, and HDMI
  • Always-on Windows 10 OS
  • Up to 22 hours extended capacity battery
  • Built-in 4G connectivity
  • Asus NovaGo Price is affordable
  • eSIM built-in

Asus NovaGo Cons:

  • Looks bulky, backed by the 1.39KG weight
  • Plastic design and dim LCD panel, Looks boring
  • Non-backlit keyboard
  • Average Performance
  • Not Compatible with many apps
  • Tiny Storage
  • Improper speaker placement
  • No USB-C ports Active

Final Words:

To conclude, NovaGo is one of the first two-in-one Windows 10 laptops with a Snapdragon 835 processor, which is dedicated to providing long-last battery life and always-on LTE connectivity. Although the laptop doesn’t come with an ultra-thin design and suffers from sluggish software, but still a good laptop PC that will let you perform maximum productivity on the go. Other major issues are related to app compatibility, dim screen, and non-backlit keyboard. And you may not like its speaker placement. But all in all, Asus NovaGo is one of the most affordable branded laptop devices around.

Author Bio

LucyEva

Lucy Eva

Lucy Eva is a content writer in Paylessdeal for 4 years, and a part-time contributor focused on the news and features attached to technology. She is always being excited about technology, especially about smartphones.

 

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