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Asus X551MAV 2 Core Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Celeron 2.16GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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7 Reasons For

Asus Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

Asus medium processor core notebook PCs have good ratings on average and across all notebook PCs Asus is one of the better rated brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency

Similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago have on-board graphics adapter burst frequencies of between 660MHz and 800MHz. The Asus X551MAV has a very fast on-board graphics adapter burst frequency (792 megahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X551MAV.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The smallest total storage capacity of portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X551MAV is 1GB and the biggest is 1.5TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the X551MAV has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a Front Camera

The X551MAV has a front camera. Most of the other laptops that have been available for a similar time to the X551MAV also have a front camera.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacity of portable PCs of this age and spec range from 180GB to 1.5TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X551MAV has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

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

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22 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of only 792 megahertz, the X551MAV has one of the slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of medium processor core notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X551MAV is 660MHz and the fastest is 1,300MHz.

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Quite Slow Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

The average maximum processor memory bandwidth of laptops that came out around the same time as the X551MAV is 25GB/s. At only 21.32 gigabytes per second, the X551MAV has a quite slow maximum processor memory bandwidth compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

With a maximum internal memory supported by processor of only 8 gigabytes, the X551MAV's maximum internal memory supported by processor is one of the smallest amongst notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the X551MAV. The smallest maximum internal memory supported by processor of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago is 4GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB.

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Only Two Displays Supported by On-Board Grap

Most laptops that are a comparable age to the X551MAV use two displays supported by on-board grap, including the Asus X551MAV which uses two displays supported by on-board grap.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the X551MAV which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port.

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Only Two SATA Connectors

The X551MAV is a two SATA connector portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the X551MAV have a full-size keyboard, however the X551MAV does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, which is the most frequently found storage medium on comparable spec laptops that have been available 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 medium processor core notebook PC is too bad for you then you might want to look at the T420s (£972.00) (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of a similar age and spec to it.

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Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The Asus X551MAV has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most laptops of this spec and age. Across all portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the X551MAV the worst processor family is AMD C and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The processor caches of medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the X551MAV range from 0.51MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 2.9MB. At only 1 megabyte, the X551MAV has a very small processor cache compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the X551MAV.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

With a maximum internal memory of only 4 gigabytes, the X551MAV has one of the smallest maximum internal memory amongst portable PCs of this age. The average maximum internal memory of similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X551MAV is 12GB, and the maximum internal memory range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Only Two Processor Threads

Most notebook PCs of this age and type have between two and three processor threads, including the Asus X551MAV which has two processor threads.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

At only 33 watt-hours, the X551MAV has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. Across all the notebook PCs of this spec and age the battery capacities range from 23Wh to 100Wh.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This laptop audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Only Three Battery Cells

Most laptops that are a similar age to the X551MAV have between one and eight battery cells, including the X551MAV which has three battery cells.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Asus X551MAV is a one USB 3.0 port laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age have between one and four USB 3.0 ports.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The X551MAV does not have a touch sensitive screen. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the X551MAV also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

At only 2.58 gigahertz, the X551MAV has a fairly slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the X551MAV. The average maximum turbo frequency of notebook PCs of this type and age is 3GHz.

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Only L2 Processor Cache

The Asus X551MAV has a L2 processor cache which is better than the L3 processor cache found on most laptops of a similar type and age to it.

A L2 processor cache is in fact the worst processor cache level amongst all medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X551MAV.

A L3 processor cache is the best processor cache level amongst comparable types of portable PC.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The X551MAV is a one USB 2.0 port portable PC.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Asus X551MAV

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this portable PC was released.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.16 gigahertz, the X551MAV has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

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Average Screen Size

The Asus X551MAV has a relatively average screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X551MAV.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the X551MAV has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the X551MAV.

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Average Weight

The Asus X551MAV has a fairly typical weight (2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.

Portable PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Asus X551CA (£499.99) (2.2kg).

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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
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Hard Drive
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
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 Adapter Model
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
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
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Port
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 Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
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
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Height At Rear
Width
Packaging Data
Operational Conditions
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

(5)
21 October 2014

Stil en koel. Asus vraag ongeveer 300 euro (~$380) voor zijn 15.6-inch X551MAV-SX391B laptop. Hoewel de geïnstalleerde Bay Trail Celeron weinig rekenkracht biedt, is de notebook stil in gebruik.... Read more…

11 January 2015

Asus X551MAV nie jest laptopem, który zachwyca. Pod wieloma wzgl?dami jest to przeci?tna konstrukcja. Oferuje przeci?tny czas pracy na baterii, zadowalaj?c? (ale nie powalaj?c?) wydajno?? oraz...

Operates quietly
Low power consumption
Low heat development
Stil in gebruik
Laag energieverbruik
12month warranty only
Dark, lowcontrast, viewing angle dependent screen
Poor input devices
Slechts 12 maanden garantie
Donker, contrastarm scherm met onstabiele kijkhoeken
23 October 2014

Silencioso y fresco. Asus pide unos 300 Euros por su portátil de 15.6" X551MAV-SX391B. Aunque el Bay Trail Celeron instalado no ofrece mucha potencia de procesado, el portátil funciona en... Read more…

8 October 2014

Zu einem Preis von 300 Euro bekommt man mit dem Asus X551MAV-SX391B ein einfaches 15,6-Zoll-Office-Notebook samt Windows Betriebssystem. Es eignet sich für einfache Aufgaben à la Surfen, Skypen,...

8 November 2014

Silenzioso e fresco. Asus richiede circa 300 Euro (~$380) per il suo 15.6" X551MAV-SX391B. Sebbene il Bay Trail Celeron non offra molta potenza di calcolo, il portatile lavora in modo silenzioso.... Read more…

User Reviews

(952)
Reviewed 22 July 2014 by Nerdorgeek
Nerdorgeek would recommend the Asus X551MAV

Why are you buying this? What do you want your laptop to do? I will speak to my expectations. I wanted something for casual use, mostly web browsing. Chromebooks would fit this bill nicely as well... Read more…

Reviewed 11 July 2014 by Robbie
Robbie would recommend the Asus X551MAV

I'm going to be completely honest, I did not expect much out of this computer and since I am coming from a high spec'd Retina MacBook Pro 15" I honestly expected to be borderline miserable with... Read more…

Reviewed 5 July 2014 by LVAP
LVAP would recommend the Asus X551MAV (Verified Purchase)

Ovcrall great for the price . Its incredible extra small power adapter is a huge plus alone and the laptops estra light weight make it appealing . Not thick and bulky which is great as well...

Reviewed 13 July 2014 by Jonas
Jonas would recommend the Asus X551MAV

I've been in need for a good laptop for a long time and I finally decided to get a good look into what I should get. Originally this wasn't my first choice. I planned on getting a Toshiba... Read more…

Reviewed 4 July 2014 by Kimzie
Kimzie would recommend the Asus X551MAV (Verified Purchase)

I primarily purchased the computer for my home office. I'm surfing web, storing recipies, typing letters to the teachers for school, emails, home budget and school projects. It's perfect!

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers x551mavbingsx1017, x551mavbingsx1017b
Barcodes 04716659960898

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