Beyond being extra thin and light, ASUS S56 ultrabooks pack a full feature set in just 21mm. The cool grey hairline design expresses a personal professional approach. One-piece molded top casing reinforces notebook strength and rigidity, and the entire style embodies subtlety that meets all your performance portability needs.

  • Fits an optical drive in 21mm
  • Enjoy SonicMaster Lite for more powerful sound performance
  • Instant on in 2 seconds and longer standby time with the efficiency of Super Hybrid Engine II technology
  • Smart Gesture touchpad for always fingertip-natural computing
  • Combines SSD performance and HDD capacity for better computing experiences

Smartphone-like responsiveness with instant on

Only ASUS notebooks offer you true 2-second instant on resume from sleep or hibernate, cutting out long reboot times and putting you back to work or enjoyment right where you left off. Thanks to ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II technology, you also get up to 13 days of standby, with auto data backup should battery charge drop to 5% or less.

User-centric innovations

The large Smart Gesture touchpad enables always fingertip-natural computing, and the back-assembled chiclet keyboard assures extra-solid typing for greater comfort.

Reliable Performance

Genuine Windows® 8, the ASUS S56CA features up an Intel® Core™ i5 processor, perfect for mobile work and entertainment.

Amazing audio

ASUS SonicMaster Lite gives the ASUS S Series the ability to deliver more powerful sounds and richer bass to provide the best audio experience in the mainstream notebook class.

Product Description


Operating SystemsWindows 8 64-bit
Display15.6" LED 1366 x 768 HD
CPUIntel Core i5-3317UM Dual Core (1.7GHz, 3MB Cache, Intel Turbo Boost up to 2.4GHz)
Memory4GB DDR3 (maximum 16GB - see upgrade options)
Storage750GB + 24GB SSD

WLAN 802.11 b/g/n@2.4GHz
Built-in Bluetooth™ V4.0
Gigabit Ethernet

Web CameraBuilt-in webcam
GraphicsIntegrated (Intel HD Graphics)
Optical DriveDVD Rewriter (Records DVDs 8x & CDs 24x & Dual Layer Super Multi)
AudioIntegrated Sound System
InterfacesMicrophone input , Headphone/SPDIF combo jack, VGA, LAN, HDMI, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0, Memory Card Reader: 2 in 1 (SD Card, MMC)
Battery6 Cell 56Wh 
Weight2.39kg (with 6 cell battery)
Additional Information

Additional Information

Colour Black
ConditionNew [OB] click for details
EAN 4716659295310
10/100 NetworkYes
Hard Drive750GB
Internet ConnectivityWi-Fi
Keyboard LanguageUK
Manufacturer Asus
Product nameAsus S56CA-XX081H Core i5-3317U 4GB 750GB 15.6 HD Laptop
Operating SystemWindows 8.1
ProcessorIntel Core i5
Screen Size15.6 Inch
Product codeS56CA-XX081H
USB Ports3
Warranty1 year
Wireless Internet (WiFi)Yes
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