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Asus N550JV 4 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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17 Reasons For

Good Brand

Asus has good average reviews for its many processor core portable PCs as well as across its entire portable PC range compared to other manufacturers.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The Asus N550JV has one of the bigger discrete graphics adapter memory capacities (4 gigabytes) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age. Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the N550JV have discrete graphics adapter memory capacities of between 1GB and 8GB, and the average discrete graphics adapter memory is 2.5GB.

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

The Asus N550JV is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the N550JV have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus N550JV has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This laptop's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution amongst all portable PCs of this age and spec.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of laptop.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on many processor core portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus N550JV has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the N550JV also have a full-size keyboard.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus N550JV supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most many processor core portable PCs that have been around for more than two years. This Asus notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the N550JV.

The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across comparable types of portable PC is 133MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus N550JV has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the N550JV.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on many processor core portable PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Four Built-In Speakers

The Asus N550JV has more built-in speakers than most of the notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the N550JV. This notebook PC is a four built-in speaker notebook PC compared to most of the similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago which only have between one and three built-in speakers.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus N550JV has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the N550JV. The hard drive capacity of many processor core portable PCs that were released around the same time as the N550JV range from 250GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 780GB.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

The Asus N550JV has a quite big processor cache (6 megabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the N550JV. Laptops of this type and age have processor caches of between 2MB and 8MB, and the average processor cache is 4.8MB.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Fairly Big Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory

The Asus N550JV has a fairly big discrete graphics adapter memory (4,096 megabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the N550JV. Across all the notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the N550JV the discrete graphics adapter memory range from 1GB to 8.2GB.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Asus N550JV does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the N550JV also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most commonly found Ethernet LAN data rate on portable PCs of this type and age.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Asus N550JV

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Asus released the N550JV.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.4 gigahertz, the Asus N550JV has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the N550JV.

If you are looking for a notebook PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to look at the HP ZBook 17 G2 (2.5GHz).

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus N550JV has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the N550JV.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Asus N550JV has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

If this many processor core laptop internal memory is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the HP Envy 15 (£1,066.46) (12GB).

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Asus N550JV has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the N550JV.

If you would prefer a bigger screen size then you might want to consider the MSI GS70 (£2,999.78) (17").

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Average Weight

At 2.6 kilograms, the Asus N550JV has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the N550JV.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to consider the Aspire V3-551G (2.6kg), the Aspire V3-551 (2.6kg), or the Aspire V3-551G (2.6kg) all from Acer.

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HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on many processor core portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to it. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Docking Station
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
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 (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Installed
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 Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
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
Discrete Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Subwoofer
Built-In Speaker
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
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management 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
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
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 Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
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 Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

9 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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28 April 2014

Insidehw.com

By resenting the N series of mobile computers, ASUS made a very pleasant surprise on the mobile computers market. Inside the excellent aluminium chassis, ASUS installed hardware of decent strength... Read more…

10 April 2014

We tried finding faults with the ASUS N550JV, unfortunately we are just unable to find any this time, ASUS has really made the N550JV very much flawless for power users who wants power on the go....

24 January 2014

So did I make a good choice by getting the Asus N550JV? Probably. Should you get one? That depends. The Asus N550JV spoils you with a lot of high-end elements ? from the beautiful 1080p display...

11 December 2013

The ASUS N550JV is a good all round desktop replacement laptop which comes with solid games performance and premium design and build quality...

Trusted Reviews

27 November 2013

The Asus N550JV-DB72T strikes an impressive balance, delivering an entertainment laptop with attractive design, good performance, and a gorgeous display?all at a reasonable price. We just wish its...

14 October 2013

Power, good looks and a sensible price make the Asus N550JV a fantastic all-round desktop replacement...

Alphr.com

28 September 2013

Watching movies on a tablet is well and good, but to get real immersive entertainment, a 15.6-inch laptop with multiple speakers like the Asus N550JV-DB72T is the portable equivalent of a home...

27 September 2013

Watching movies on a tablet is well and good, but to get real immersive entertainment, a 15.6-inch laptop with multiple speakers like the Asus N550JV-DB72T is the portable equivalent of a home...

26 September 2013

Watching movies on a tablet is well and good, but to get real immersive entertainment, a 15.6-inch laptop with multiple speakers like the Asus N550JV-DB72T is the portable equivalent of a home...

PC Mag

23 September 2013

Asus' N-Series laptops are far from the most portable devices you'll find, but their audio and video capabilities could make them a choice for multimedia and entertainment. The new 15-inch N550JV... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers n550jv, asus 64, asus 64b, asus 64bi, asus 64bit, n550jvcn011, n550jvxo173, n550jvcm135, n550jvxo321, n550jvcn010, n550jvcn088, n550jvcn300, n550jvcn225, n550jvcn027, n550jvcn201, n550jvcm041, n550jvcn200, n550jvcn281, n550jvcm202, asus i74700, n550jvcn199, n550jvcm057, n550jvcn225h, n550jvcn027h, n550jvcn201h, n550jvcn300d, n550jvcm041h, n550jvcn200h
Barcodes 00886227503407, 00886227503780, 00886227503797, 00886227505500, 04716659498018, 04716659498025, 04716659501237, 04716659501244, 04716659511854, 04716659515258, 04716659525844, 04716659525851, 04716659527091, 04716659527909, 04716659527916, 04716659579847, 04716659604648, 08862275037974

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