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Asus B551LG 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.7GHz 8GB Apr 2014
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Asus Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

We checked 2,723 expert and user reviews for Asus portable PCs and found that on average Asus has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most frequently supported processor operating mode on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Asus B551LG is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the B551LG have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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12 PCI Express Lanes (max)

The Asus B551LG is a 12 PCI Express lane (max) portable PC. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the B551LG have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus B551LG has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels notebook PC, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all laptops of this age and type.

The worst display resolution amongst similar types of notebook PC is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Asus B551LG has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most laptops that are a similar age to it. Most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all laptops of a similar age and type to the B551LG the worst processor family is AMD C and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus B551LG supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of notebook PC.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Asus B551LG has one of the bigger internal memory amongst laptops of this age. Laptops of a comparable spec and age to the B551LG have internal memory of between 1GB and 16GB.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Asus B551LG has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

An SSD storage medium is in fact the best storage medium amongst all laptops of this spec and age.

The worst storage medium amongst similar types of laptop is HDD.

If you would prefer a laptop with a better storage medium then you might want to look at the T420s[pl_48433_price] (SSD), or the S540[pl_2433540_price] (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The smallest screen size of portable PCs of this age and spec is 10" and the biggest is 18". The Asus B551LG has a fairly big screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the B551LG.

If you would prefer a bigger screen size then you might also want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17[plb_2253142_price] (17.3").

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus B551LG has a front camera, as do most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the B551LG.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency

With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.3 gigahertz, the Asus B551LG has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The maximum turbo frequencies of notebook PCs of this type and age range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz.

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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory

The Asus B551LG has a fairly big maximum internal memory (16 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the B551LG. The smallest maximum internal memory of laptops that are a comparable age to the B551LG is 2GB and the biggest is 32GB.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Asus B551LG is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

Most laptops of this spec and age have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Asus B551LG which has three USB 3.0 ports.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The smallest processor cache of similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago is 0.51MB and the biggest is 4MB. With a processor cache of 4 megabytes, the Asus B551LG has one of the bigger processor caches amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

Across all the notebook PCs of this age and spec the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Asus B551LG has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencies amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 16 gigabytes, the Asus B551LG has one of the smaller maximum internal memory supported by processors amongst portable PCs of this age. The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the B551LG is 4GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the B551LG have a full-size keyboard, however the Asus B551LG does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

Across all the comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago the total storage capacity range from 1GB to 1.5TB. With a total storage capacity of only 256 gigabytes, the Asus B551LG has one of the smaller total storage capacity amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

If this portable PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the HP ProBook 650[plb_2654888_price] (320GB).

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

The Asus B551LG has a quite slow processor clock speed (only 1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the B551LG. The average processor clock speed of similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the B551LG is 2.1GHz.

If this laptop processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo X1 Carbon[plb_2432329_price] (1.8GHz).

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Heavy

With a weight of 2.5 kilograms, the Asus B551LG is quite heavy compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the B551LG. The average weight of portable PCs of a similar age and type to the B551LG is 2.2kg, and the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg.

Alternative portable PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Lenovo B590[plb_1524686_price] (2.5kg).

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most laptops of this type and age do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Asus B551LG is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Asus B551LG is a one USB 2.0 port notebook PC.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This laptop has a Windows 8.1 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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1 Other reason to consider the Asus B551LG

Released Over Two Years Ago

This laptop was released over two years ago.

Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Video
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Mini DisplayPort
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
SATA III Connector
SATA Connector
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Insider
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel TSX-NI
Embedded Options Available
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features

Expert Reviews

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The Asus Pro B551LG-CN009G Asus has promised quite a lot regarding the "professional quality" of the Asus Pro B551LG, but at least concerning our first test device, these promises backfired. Sharp...

Professionnel troublant. Le nouvel Asus Pro vise à satisfaire les désirs des professionnels en intégrant moult fonctionnalités dédiées à la sécurité, tout en offrant de véritables... Read more…

7 July 2014

Professional met problemen. Asus' nieuwe Pro laptops richten zich op zakelijke professionals - talrijke beveiligingsopties zijn geïntegreerd - maar zijn tegelijk ook erg geschikt voor... Read more…

Sorunlu profesyonel. Asus'un yeni Pro laptop serisi i? dünyas?n?n profesyonellerini hedefliyor. Borçok güvenlik özelli?inin yan?s?ra yeni GeForce 840M ve DVD yaz?c? gibi multimedia... Read more…

Sturdy and stable, great keyboard, decent touchpad, bright display with a great contrast ratio, beautiful, accurate colors, great sharpness, superb brightness homogeneity, fast enough for most recent
Stevig en stabiel, uitstekend toetsenbord, degelijk touchpad, helder beeldscherm met erg goed contrast, mooie, accurate kleuren, uitstekende scherpte, prima helderheidsverdeling, snel genoeg voor de m
Salam ve stabil
Harika klavye, makul touchpad
Harika kontrast oranna sahip parlak ekran
Rather heavy, sharp edges (first test device), build quality not always on par, numpad keys too small, malfunctioning USB port, some port locations not ideal
CPU throttling issues, extremely low Ice Storm score, subpar battery life
Nogal zwaar, scherpe randen (eerste testtoestel), bouwkwaliteit soms wat ondermaats, numpadtoetsen te klein
USBpoort met storingen, aantal poorten suboptimaal gepositioneerd, problemen met CPUthrottling, extreem lage score voor Ice Storm, ondermaatse bat
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31 July 2015

Asus Pro B551LG to wed?ug producenta laptop dla profesjonalistów, oferuj?cy "doskona?? niezawodno??". W przypadku pierwszego testowanego egzemplarza autora spotka? srogi zawód, gdy? mia? on...

Bardzo dobra matryca, solidna obudowa, mia w dotyku klawiatura, nieza wydajno graficzna
Mocne obnianie taktowania CPU, relatywnie ciki, krzywa obudowa w jednym z egzemplarzy, pewne niedoskonaoci w jakoci wykonania, blok numeryczny ze zbyt maymi klawiszami, wadliwy port USB, ze rozmieszcz

Profissional agitado. Os novos portáteis Asus Pro estão destinados para profissionais empresariais - integrando muitos recursos de segurança - enquanto também são potentes multimídia com um... Read more…

14 July 2014

Proffsdator med problem. Asus nya Pro-laptops riktar sig till kontorsanvändare och har gott om säkerhetsfunktioner. Samtidigt har datorerna multimediafunktioner som DVD-brännare och den nya... Read more…

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27 May 2014

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7 July 2014

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+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus 64, asus 64b, asus 64bi, asus 64bit, b551lgcn009, asus i74650, asus i74650u, b551lgcn009g, asus b551lgcn009, asus b551lgcn009g
Barcodes 00886227652662, 04053162746091, 04716659652663

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