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Asus BU401LG

Asus BU401LG 2 Core Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 14" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I7-4xxx 1.8GHz 8GB May 2014
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The ASUSPRO BU series Ultrabook makes business more mobile, durable, secure and productive. Work flexibly anywhere with a weight factor from 1.64kg and a 20mm profile. The BU series Ultrabook are... More
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13 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantitys

The BU401LG is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC.

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Asus Laptops Have Good Reviews

Based on 3,179 expert and owner reviews, Asus has good reviews for its portable PCs. Asus also has good reviews specifically within its medium processor cores notebook PCs range.

12 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Asus BU401LG is a 12 maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop. Most of the other laptops of this spec and age have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

The Asus BU401LG has a better processor family than most portable PCs of this spec and age. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7 processor family, whereas most portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the BU401LG the worst processor family is AMD C and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Fairly Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the BU401LG has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the BU401LG. The smallest internal memory of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the BU401LG is 1GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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SSD Storage Media

The BU401LG has an SSD storage media which is better than most similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it. Most portable PCs of this age and spec have an HDD storage media. 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 portable PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium across all laptops that came out more than two years ago.

Across similar types of portable PC the worst storage medium is HDD.

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Has a Front Camera

The BU401LG has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of this type and age also have a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on laptops of a similar type and age to it.

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256 Solid-State Drive Capacitys

The Asus BU401LG is a 256 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop. Most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the BU401LG have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacitys.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of 6,840 milliamperes * hour, the Asus BU401LG has one of the bigger battery capacitys amongst notebook PCs of this age. The smallest battery capacity of portable PCs that came out more than two years ago is 3mAh and the biggest is 14,000mAh.

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Fairly Big Processor Cache

Laptops that have been on the market for more than two years have processor caches of between 0.51MB and 4MB. The BU401LG has a fairly big processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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8 Reasons Against

Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Asus BU401LG has one of the slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst notebook PCs of this age. The average on-board graphics adapter base frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the BU401LG is 360MHz, and the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus BU401LG does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of only 256 gigabytes, the BU401LG has a fairly small total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the BU401LG. Comparable spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the BU401LG have total storage capacitys of between 1GB and 1.5TB.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This laptop audio system, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the BU401LG do not have a touchscreen. The BU401LG is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Only Four Number of Battery Cellss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the BU401LG have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the BU401LG which has four number of battery cellss.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Asus BU401LG

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC has been on the market for over two years.

Average Display Diagonal

The BU401LG has a relatively typical display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

Alternative 14" portable PCs currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the Acer TravelMate TMP645-M.

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Average Processor Frequency

At 1.8 gigahertz, the BU401LG has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the BU401LG.

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Specification

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Hard Drive Size
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LED Backlight
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Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
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4G
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SmartCard Slot
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Microphone in
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Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
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Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
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Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel 64
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Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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Expert Reviews

(3)
4 November 2015

ASUS BU401LA ultrabook will appeal to mainstream users who need excellent performance to meet their day's business productivity requirement. It's got the power to do real work, from shredding...

Ultralight and ultraslim with full IO connectivity, antiglare wideview panels, spillresistant keyboard, greater tolerance to drops, pressure, and wear and tear over regular notebooks
At such a highprice, higher RAM (around 8GB) would have been appreciated
22 December 2014

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9 September 2014

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Manufacturer Part Numbers bu401lgcz022, bu401lgcz022g, asus bu401lgcz022, asus bu401lgcz022g
Barcodes 04716659702948

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