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Asus X555LB 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Apr 2015
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A Value-packed Everyday Notebook With User-centric FeaturesThe ASUS X Series is the perfect all-round value laptop for work and play. Powered by a choice of Intel or AMD processors, the X Series... More
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13 Reasons For

Asus Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Asus laptops and also specifically for Asus medium processor core notebook PCs and found that in both cases Asus had good ratings compared to other brands.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This portable PC supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At 16 gigabytes, the Asus X555LB has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor core notebook PCs that were released one year ago is 1.7GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory is 11GB.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Asus X555LB is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most common display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all laptops of a similar type and age to the X555LB.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across comparable types of portable PC.

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Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacity of medium processor core notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the X555LB range from 16GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB. With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X555LB has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the X555LB.

If you want a laptop with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to look at the Acer Aspire VN7 (1.1TB) which also has a higher rating.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus X555LB supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year. In addition, this notebook PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. The worst memory clock speeds supported by processor of all notebook PCs of this age and type is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

The Asus X555LB has one of the bigger internal memory (8 gigabytes) amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age. Across all the medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year the internal memory range from 2GB to 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB.

If this Asus laptop internal memory is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Lenovo T450s (12GB).

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Fairly Big Screen Size

Across all the comparable spec laptops that came out more than a year ago the screen sizes range from 11" to 18", and the average screen size is 15". With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the Asus X555LB has one of the bigger screen sizes amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

If this Asus laptop screen size is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Toshiba L75 (17.3") which also has a higher rating.

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus X555LB has a front camera. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year also have a front camera.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

The average hard drive capacity of laptops that were released more than a year ago is 690GB, and the hard drive capacity range from 5GB to 2TB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X555LB has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the X555LB.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on laptops 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 laptops of this spec and age.

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11 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency

The average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of laptops that came out more than a year ago is 950MHz. At only 900 megahertz, the Asus X555LB has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the X555LB.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus X555LB does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year which have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Medium

This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as 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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Only Two Battery Cells

The Asus X555LB is a two battery cell count notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type have between two and eight battery cells.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

Notebook PCs of this spec and age have battery capacities of between 23Wh and 120Wh, and the average battery capacity is 46Wh. The Asus X555LB has a quite small battery capacity (only 37 watt-hours) compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the X555LB.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Asus X555LB is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

Notebook PCs of this age and type have maximum internal memory (64-bit) of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory (64-bit) is 13GB. With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the Asus X555LB has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit) amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

Medium processor core notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X555LB have maximum internal memory of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 14GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Asus X555LB has one of the smaller maximum internal memory amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

The maximum turbo frequencies of notebook PCs of this spec and age range from 1.8GHz to 3.7GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 2.7 gigahertz, the Asus X555LB has a fairly slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X555LB.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

Most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X555LB have between one and three USB 2.0 ports, including the Asus X555LB which has one USB 2.0 port.

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Thick

With a height of 25.8 millimeters, the Asus X555LB is one of the thicker portable PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the X555LB amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age. The average height of medium processor core notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X555LB is 27mm, and the heights range from 11mm to 2,400mm.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Asus X555LB

Released Over a Year Ago

This notebook PC was released over a year ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

At 2.2 gigahertz, the Asus X555LB has a pretty typical processor clock speed compared to most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

If you would prefer a notebook PC with a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Lenovo T550 (2.3GHz).

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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Weight

At 2.3 kilograms, the Asus X555LB has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and type to the X555LB.

Notebook PCs with a heavier weight that might also be worth considering include the Toshiba Satellite Pro R50 (2.3kg).

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
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)
Configurable TDP-Down Frequency
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Memory Layout
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
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
HD Type
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
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
Wireless LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
VGA Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
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 Insider
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
OS Guard
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)
Intel 64
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)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection
Password Protection
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
AC Adapter Included
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Other Features
Intel Virtualization Technology

Expert Reviews

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 30 September 2014 by Zephirine

Looks very good and stylish. Feels solid to use. The ceramic plates heat up quickly but on turning heat down the middle part goes off making it difficult to use small pans for sauces etc. The main... Read more…

Great specs for the price
FHD
Fingerprint proof
Very thin and light
Plays Dot 2 on high graphics really well. The fan does get a bit noisy but not a problem when you are playing. The cooling system is rather impressive; you can feel it being warm but never hot after p
Touchpad is very saddening, but I use a mouse most of the time so it's not too bad
The screen is a little dim, okay if you have it on high brightness
As others mentioned, brick charger is something that should be changed
Almost every time I open the laptop, I hear a crackpop sound that makes me think that this thing is going to break. I dont know what it is but it may bother some of you very much, as apparently mine i
Speaker is very quiet. I have to set it to around half the maximum volume when I am watching Neflix
Reviewed 19 May 2015 by Cary R.
(Verified Purchase)

So I've only had it for a couple days, but here is my story and experience thus far. My background: Freshman at a state university, I am majoring in Information Technology and I want to maybe dual... Read more…

Reviewed 30 August 2015 by Akemi Y.
(Verified Purchase)

I didn't know how to edit my old review so I'm just writing a new one to add couple points after owning it for about 2 weeks.

Reviewed 23 May 2015 by Matthew s.
(Verified Purchase)

Despite all the cons, this laptop has newest gen hardware, and is very fast. As long as you keep your registry cleaned, and keep bloatware programs off, boot time shouldn't be more that 30-40... Read more…

Reviewed 8 October 2015 by Tana L.
(Verified Purchase)

I purchased this laptop primarily for school. The size is a little hindering to carry in my back pack all day, but I'm grateful for the size while using it in class. Outside of school, It's the... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers x555lbxo040, x555lbxo040h, asus x555lbdm252, asus x555lbxo040, asus x555lbdm252h, asus x555lbxo040h
Barcodes 04712900027587, 04712900028416

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