Asus X555LA vs Asus X751LA

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Asus X555LA
Asus X751LA

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
0.2GHz faster processor clock speed Edit
The Asus X555LA is a 1.9GHz processor clock speed laptop. That's 0.2GHz faster than the Asus X751LA (1.7GHz). Read more

The processor clock speed is the speed at which the processor runs, measured in calculations per second. A 1 GHz processor runs 1,000,000,000 calculations per second.

A faster processor allows you run more complex applications such as video editing software or games, and will make the computer generally faster to use.

500GB bigger total storage capacity Edit
The Asus X555LA has a total storage capacity of 1TB, however the Asus X751LA is only a 500GB total storage capacity laptop (500GB smaller). Read more

The storage capacity of a computer is the amount of permanent storage space available on the computer for saving data, such as photos, applications and documents. The storage may be provided on a hard disk (slower) or on flash or solid state drives (faster).

A bigger storage capacity will allow you to store more applications, documents, photos and music on the computer.

50% bigger hard drive capacity Edit
The Asus X555LA has a hard drive capacity of 1TB. That's 500GB bigger than the Asus X751LA (500GB).
Lighter Edit
Asus X555LA is 2.3kg heavy, but the Asus X751LA is a 2.8kg heavy laptop (500g heavier). Read more

The weight of the computer excludes the weight of the power supply and charger, but includes the weight of the battery.

A lighter computer makes a difference to the portability of the computer and will reduce your hand luggage weight when travelling by air.

Available from 2 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this laptop remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
User reviews are appreciably better
Based on 88 user reviews, the Asus X555LA has an average review score of 84%, however the Asus X751LA has an average rating of 73% (based on 12 reviews).
4 Reasons For
A bit bigger screen size Edit
The Asus X751LA has a screen size of 17.3", but the Asus X555LA is only a 15.6" laptop (1.7" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the computer screen. The display diagonal is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal will allow you to fit more information on the screen, making it better for editing large documents. A larger screen is also makes it easier to appreciate the detail in photos and videos.

One more USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port Edit
The number of USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports on the Asus X751LA is three, but the Asus X555LA only has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Intel Matrix Storage Technology Edit
The Asus X751LA features Intel Matrix Storage Technology, but the Asus X555LA does not feature Intel Matrix Storage Technology.
Four battery cells Edit
The Asus X751LA is a four battery cell count laptop, whereas the Asus X555LA only has two battery cells.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
11% smaller screen size Edit
The Asus X555LA is a 15.6" laptop. That's 1.7" smaller than the Asus X751LA (17.3"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the computer screen. The display diagonal is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal will allow you to fit more information on the screen, making it better for editing large documents. A larger screen is also makes it easier to appreciate the detail in photos and videos.

Only two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports Edit
The Asus X555LA has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, however the Asus X751LA only has three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Does not feature Intel Matrix Storage Technology Edit
The Asus X555LA does not feature Intel Matrix Storage Technology, but the Asus X751LA does.
Two less battery cells Edit
The number of battery cells on the Asus X555LA is two, but the Asus X751LA only has four battery cells.
Two months older
The Asus X555LA is older than the Asus X751LA by two months.
6 Reasons Against
12% slower processor clock speed Edit
The Asus X751LA has a processor clock speed of 1.7GHz, however the Asus X555LA is a 1.9GHz processor clock speed laptop (0.2GHz faster). Read more

The processor clock speed is the speed at which the processor runs, measured in calculations per second. A 1 GHz processor runs 1,000,000,000 calculations per second.

A faster processor allows you run more complex applications such as video editing software or games, and will make the computer generally faster to use.

Smaller total storage capacity Edit
The Asus X751LA is a 500GB total storage capacity laptop. That's 500GB smaller than the Asus X555LA (500GB). Read more

The storage capacity of a computer is the amount of permanent storage space available on the computer for saving data, such as photos, applications and documents. The storage may be provided on a hard disk (slower) or on flash or solid state drives (faster).

A bigger storage capacity will allow you to store more applications, documents, photos and music on the computer.

Smaller hard drive capacity Edit
Asus X751LA is only 500GB hard drive, but the Asus X555LA is a 1TB hard drive laptop (500GB bigger).
500g heavier Edit
The Asus X751LA is a 2.8kg heavy laptop. That's 500g heavier than the Asus X555LA (2.8kg). Read more

The weight of the computer excludes the weight of the power supply and charger, but includes the weight of the battery.

A lighter computer makes a difference to the portability of the computer and will reduce your hand luggage weight when travelling by air.

Not as many stockists
The Asus X751LA is only stocked by 1 store, however the Asus X555LA is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this laptop.
User review Rating is considerably Worse
The Asus X751LA only has an average user score of 73%, but the Asus X555LA has an average user rating of 84% (based on 88 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

27 months Ago 25 months Ago

Design

Form Factor
 Clamshell
 Clamshell
Colour
 Black
 Silver
 Black
 Silver
Product Type
 Notebook
 Notebook

Processor

Processor Core
2 2
Processor Family
 Intel Core i3-4xxx
 Intel Core i3-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
1.9GHz
BEST
1.7GHz
Processor Socket
 BGA1168
 BGA1168
Processor Cache
3MB 3MB
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
5GT/s Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Thread
4 4
Processor Model
 i3-4030U
 i3-4010U
 i3-4030U
 i3-4010U
BEST
Conflict Free Processor
 Conflict free processor
 Conflict free processor
Processor Lithography
22nm 22nm
PCI Express Lane (max)
12 12
Processor Operating Mode
 64-bit
 64-bit
PCI Express Slot Version
2 2
Bus Type
 DMI
 DMI2
 DMI
 DMI2
Processor Codename
 Haswell
 Haswell
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
15W 15W
Stepping
D0 C0
PCI Express Configuration
 2x4
 4x1
 2x4
 4x1
Tjunction
100°C 100°C
Processor Cache Type
 Smart Cache
 Smart Cache

Memory

Internal Memory
4GB 4GB
Maximum Internal Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Clock Speed
1,600MHz 1,600MHz
Internal Memory
 DDR3L-SDRAM
 DDR3L-SDRAM

Storage

Total Storage Capacity
1TB
BEST
500GB
Storage Medium
 HDD
 HDD
Memory Card
 SD
 MMC+
 SD
 MMC+
Integrated Card Reader
 Integrated card reader
 Integrated card reader
Hard Drive Speed
5,400 RPM 5,400 RPM
Hard Drive Capacity
1TB
BEST
500GB
Hard Drive Installed
1 1

Display

Screen Size
15.6" 17.3"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1366 x 768
BEST
 1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
 Touch sensitive screen
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
LED Backlight
 LED backlight
 LED backlight
Display Surface
 Gloss
 Gloss
HD Type
 Not supported
 HD
 Not supported
 HD

Graphics

On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
 Intel HD Graphics
 Intel HD Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
 Not available
 Not available
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
0xA16 0xA16
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
3 3
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
2GB 2GB
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
1,000MHz 1,000MHz
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
200MHz 200MHz
On-Board Graphics Adapter
 On-board graphics adapter
 On-board graphics adapter

Optical Drive

Optical Drive
 DVD Super Multi
 DVD Super Multi

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio System
SonicMaster SonicMaster Lite

Camera

Front Camera
 Front camera
 Front camera

Networking

4G
 4G
 4G
Bluetooth Version
 4.0
 4.0
BEST
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
10,100,1000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
WiFi Standard
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
 802.11n
 802.11g
 802.11b
Wireless LAN Connection
 Wireless LAN connection
 Wireless LAN connection
3G Network Access Module
 3G network access module
 3G network access module
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Ports & Interfaces

SmartCard Slot
 SmartCard slot
 SmartCard slot
ExpressCard Slot
 ExpressCard slot
 ExpressCard slot
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
Docking Connector
 Docking connector
 Docking connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
 Combo headphone/mic port
 Combo headphone/mic port
S/PDIF Out Port
 S/PDIF out port
 S/PDIF out port
Microphone in Port
 Microphone in port
 Microphone in port
Ethernet LAN Ports
1 1
DVI Port
 DVI port
 DVI port
HDMI Port
1 1
VGA Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
SATA III Connector
4 4
SATA Connector
4 4
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
2 3
BEST

Keyboard

Numeric Keypad
 Numeric keypad
 Numeric keypad
Windows Key
1 1
Keyboard Layout
 QWERTY
 QWERTY
Pointing Device
 Touchpad
 Touchpad

Operating System/software

Operating System
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
 Windows 8
 Windows 8.1
Bundled Software
ASUS Win flash;ASUS Life Frame III;ASUS Live Update;Power4Gear Hybrid;eManual;ASUS Vibe;ASUS AIRecovery;ASUS Color Enhancement (ASUS Splendid);Instant on;USB Charger+;ASUS Smart Gesture;ATK Package (ASUS On Screen Display);KBFilter driver;ASUS DVD;Webstorage 16GB/1 year free Unknown - Click to provide data

Processor Special Features

Intel Anti-Theft Technology
 Intel Anti-Theft Technology
 Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
 Intel vPro Technology
 Intel vPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel Turbo Boost Technology
 Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
 Intel Identity Protection Technology
 Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
 Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
 Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
 Intel Smart Connect Technology
 Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
 Intel Matrix Storage Technology
 Intel Matrix Storage Technology
BEST
Intel HD Audio Technology
 Intel HD Audio Technology
 Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
 Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
 Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
 Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
 Intel InTru 3D technology
 Intel InTru 3D technology
Intel Insider
 Intel Insider
 Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
 Intel Quick Sync Video technology
 Intel Quick Sync Video technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
 Intel Clear Video HD technology
 Intel Clear Video HD technology
Supported Instruction Set
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
 AVX
 AVX 2.0
 SSE
 SSE4.1
 SSE4.2
Processor Code
SR1EN SR16Q
Intel ME Firmware Version
 9.5
BEST
 9.5
Embedded Options Available
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Embedded options available
Intel Secure Key
 Intel Secure Key
 Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
 Execute Disable Bit
 Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
1 1
Thermal Monitoring Technology
 Thermal monitoring technology
 Thermal monitoring technology
CPU Configuration (max)
1 1
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
 Universal asynchronous receiver/transmitter (UART)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
 Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
 Intel Smart Cache
Unknown - Click to provide data
Intel 64
 Intel 64
 Intel 64
Processor Package Size
40mm 40mm
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
 Intel Rapid Storage Technology
 Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
 Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
 Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Idle States
 Idle states
 Idle states
Intel Enhanced Halt State
 Intel Enhanced Halt State
 Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
1 1
Intel AES New Instructions
 Intel AES New Instructions
 Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
 Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
 Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
1 1
Processor ARK ID
81018 75107

Battery

Battery Capacity
37Wh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Cell Count
2 4
BEST
Battery
 Polymer
 Polymer

Power

AC Adapter Output Voltage
19V 19V
AC Adapter Output Current
3.42A 1.73A
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Adapter Power
65W 65W

Security

Cable Lock Slot
 Kensington
 Kensington
Cable Lock Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Cable lock slot

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
2.3kg
BEST
2.8kg
Height
25.8mm 30mm
Depth
256mm 272mm
Width
382mm 415mm

Certificates

Certification
UL;TUV;KCC;NCC;CE Marking Compliance ;FCC Compliance;BSMI ;CCC;EPEAT;EU Flower;Energy star Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Intel Virtualization Technology
 VT-x
 VT-d
 VT-x
 VT-d
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