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Asus N56VJ 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 8GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 2.5GHz 8GB Oct 2012
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19 Reasons For

Asus Has Good Portable PC Reviews

Asus medium processor core notebook PCs have good reviews on average and across all notebook PCs Asus is one of the superior brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of notebook PCs of this age and spec is 370MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencies range from 200MHz to 650MHz. At 650 megahertz, the Asus N56VJ has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite New PCI Express Slot Version

The PCI Express slot versions of similar spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the N56VJ range from 2 to 3. With a PCI Express slot version of 3, the Asus N56VJ has one of the newer PCI Express slot versions amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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

The Asus N56VJ is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus N56VJ 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 a similar type and age to the N56VJ.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of laptop.

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Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed

The processor clock speeds of laptops of a similar type and age to the N56VJ range from 0.8GHz to 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.1GHz. The Asus N56VJ has one of the faster processor clock speeds (2.5 gigahertz) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might want to look at the Lenovo T410 (£263.99) (2.53GHz), or the Acer Aspire E5 (£399.97) (2.6GHz).

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus N56VJ supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of a similar type and age to it. This laptop also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the N56VJ.

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

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Quite Big Internal Memory

The Asus N56VJ has one of the bigger internal memory (8 gigabytes) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The average internal memory of laptops that have been available for more than two years is 5.3GB.

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Fairly Big Screen Size

The Asus N56VJ has one of the bigger screen sizes (15.6 inches) amongst portable PCs of this age. The average screen size of similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 15", and the screen sizes range from 10" to 18".

We compared all the other 15.6" laptops to this portable PC and we think the Acer Travelmate TMP253-M (£314.97) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the N56VJ is 1GB, the biggest is 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB. With a total storage capacity of 750 gigabytes, the Asus N56VJ has one of the bigger total storage capacity amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Four USB 3.0 Ports

The Asus N56VJ is a four USB 3.0 port notebook PC. Most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the N56VJ have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of 5,200 milliamperes * hour, the Asus N56VJ has one of the bigger battery capacities amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the N56VJ the battery capacities range from 3mAh to 30,000mAh, and the average battery capacity is 3,700mAh.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The smallest battery capacity of notebook PCs that are a similar age to the N56VJ is 23Wh, the biggest is 100Wh, and the average battery capacity is 50Wh. With a battery capacity of 56 watt-hours, the Asus N56VJ has one of the bigger battery capacities amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

Portable PCs of this age and type have hard drive capacity of between 180GB and 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB. The Asus N56VJ has a fairly big hard drive capacity (750 gigabytes) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the N56VJ.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many portable PCs of this type and age.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This notebook PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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8 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the N56VJ have a front camera, however the Asus N56VJ does not have a front camera.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus N56VJ does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the N56VJ which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. 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.

If the storage medium of this portable PC is too bad for you then you might want to consider the T420s (£1,388.87) (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This notebook PC audio 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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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Asus N56VJ does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the N56VJ also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Heavy

Notebook PCs that are a similar age to the N56VJ have weights of between 300g and 3.8kg. The Asus N56VJ is fairly heavy (2.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the N56VJ.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on similar spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Asus N56VJ

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was over four years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Asus N56VJ has a better processor family than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family, whereas most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
L3 Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Sensitive Screen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker
Built-In Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Built-In Camera
Networking
Cabling
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
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 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 Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
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 Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
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
Power
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Graphics Adapter Family
Infrared Data Port

Expert Reviews

(1)
18 April 2013

Si estás buscando una Ultrabook de diseño moderno con características impresionantes y una buena variedad de puertos de conexión, la Asus N56VJ-MX2-H es sin duda, el equipo que estás buscando...

Tiene un gran desempeo, gracias a su procesador Intel Core 7, su memoria RAM de 8GB y su tarjeta de grficos
Adems, con 1 TB de almacenamiento para guardar una gran cantidad de archivos
Su tecnologa de transferencia inalmbrica es bsica

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus n56, asus n56v, n56vjs4050, asus n56vj, n56vjs4050h, n56vjs4050hb, n56vjs4050hbe, asus n56vjs4031, asus n56vjs4031h
Barcodes 04716659299530, 04716659300120, 04716659314882

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