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Asus UX301LA 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 4GB Jul 2014
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Asus Laptops Have Good Reviews

Based on 2,723 user and expert reviews, Asus has good ratings for its portable PCs. Asus also has good ratings specifically for its medium processor core notebook PCs.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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SSD Storage Medium

The UX301LA has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it. 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.

This laptop's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium amongst all laptops that have been around for a similar time to the UX301LA.

Amongst comparable types of laptop the worst storage medium is HDD.

If you want a notebook PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to consider the T420s (£1,388.87) (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus UX301LA has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the UX301LA also have a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on laptops of a comparable age and spec 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 laptops of this type and age.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The UX301LA has a touch sensitive screen, which is unusual. Most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the UX301LA do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Six Battery Cells

The UX301LA is a six battery cell count notebook PC.

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Light

With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the UX301LA is one of the lighter medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA amongst laptops of this age. The average weight of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.2kg, and the weights range from 300g to 3.8kg.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 1.4kg heavy portable PCs currently available including the Asus VivoBook S200 which has better reviews.

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Narrow

Across all the notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the UX301LA the widths range from 38mm to 430mm, and the average width is 360mm. At only 325 millimeters, the UX301LA is fairly narrow compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA.

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11 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

At only 200 megahertz, the UX301LA has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of portable PCs that are a similar age to the UX301LA is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The Asus UX301LA has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is 1,100MHz.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 128 gigabytes, the UX301LA has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The total storage capacity of comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the UX301LA range from 1GB to 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 520GB.

If you want a notebook PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the HP EliteBook 840 (180GB).

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus UX301LA does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The screen sizes of portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the UX301LA range from 10" to 18". The Asus UX301LA has a quite small screen size (only 13.3 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

At only 1.6 gigahertz, the Asus UX301LA has a fairly slow processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to the UX301LA. The slowest processor clock speed of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the UX301LA is 0.8GHz, the fastest is 3.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.1GHz.

If this Asus laptop processor clock speed is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Toshiba Satellite C55-B (1.7GHz).

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Quite Small Internal Memory

Laptops that are a comparable age to the UX301LA have internal memory of between 1GB and 16GB. The UX301LA has a quite small internal memory (only 4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA.

If this Asus laptop internal memory is too small for you then you might want to consider the Toshiba Satellite L50t (6GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is the most frequently found audio system on medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the UX301LA has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age. The maximum internal memory of notebook PCs of this age and type range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The slowest maximum turbo frequency of portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the UX301LA is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 3.7GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 2.6 gigahertz, the UX301LA has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the UX301LA.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The UX301LA is a 128 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop.

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1 Other reason to consider the Asus UX301LA

Released Over Three Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over three 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
3D Compatible
LED Backlight
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
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speaker
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Micro HDMI Port
Mini DisplayPort
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
DVI 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
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
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel TSX-NI
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 Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
Security
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ux301l, ux301la, asus 64, asus 64b, asus 4200, asus 64bi, asus 64bit, asus 4200u, ux301lac4003, ux301lade017, ux301lac4004, ux301lac4054, ux301lac4060, ux301lac4004p, ux301lac4004h, ux301lac4054h, ux301lac4060h, ux301lac4003h, ux301lade017h, ux301lac4003p, asus ux301lac4003, asus ux301lac4003h
Barcodes 04716659589501, 04716659592891, 04716659601593, 04716659602910, 04716659602927, 04716659612438, 04716659629252

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