One person thought the product was quiet. Notebookcheck.net wrote “The computer works quietly and cool durin” in their Asus P2520LA review.
Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs
Asus is one of the superior notebook PC brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and Asus also has good reviews for its medium processor core notebook PCs.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This notebook PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and type to it.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The P2520LA supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most laptops of this age and type. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The best memory clock speeds supported by processor of all similar spec laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the P2520LA is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.
Has a Front Camera
The P2520LA has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.
+2 More reasons for
802.11n WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11g|802.11b|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most commonly found WiFi standard on comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it.
7 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The P2520LA does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the P2520LA which have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age. 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.
The Asus P2520LA is one of the heavier medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the P2520LA (2.4 kilograms) amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The lightest portable PC of a similar age and spec to the P2520LA is 940g heavy, the heaviest is 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2kg.
Only Intel Core I3-5xxx Processor Family
The Asus P2520LA has a better processor family than most portable PCs of a similar spec and age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-5xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family. Across all laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the P2520LA the worst processor family is AMD E and the best is Intel Core i7-4xxx.
+4 More reasons against
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The P2520LA does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the P2520LA also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only SATA Hard Drive Interface
This laptop has a SATA hard drive interface, which is the most frequently found hard drive interface on portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
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 have been around for around the same time as it.
5 Other reasons to consider the Asus P2520LA
Released Over a Year Ago
This Asus notebook PC has been on the market for over a year.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 2.1 gigahertz, the P2520LA has a fairly typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.
If this medium processor core notebook PC processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo B50-10[plb_3445241_price] (2.16GHz).
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Asus P2520LA has a pretty average screen size compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the P2520LA.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the P2520LA has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the P2520LA.
If this notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the T450s[pl_3046986_price] (512GB), or the X1 Carbon[pl_3081569_price] (512GB) both from Lenovo.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the P2520LA has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the P2520LA.
Notebook PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth looking at include the DELL Inspiron 14 E7440[plb_3015860_price] (8GB) which also has a higher rating.
Intel Segment Tagging
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-5xxx
Processor Clock Speed
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Conflict Free Processor
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
PCI Express Configuration
Processor Cache Type
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
SD, SD, SDHC, MMC+
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
Touch Sensitive Screen
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 5500
Open GL Graphics Adapter
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
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Windows 7 Professional
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1
Processor Special Features
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Smart Response Technology Version
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Processor Package Size
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
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