This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that came out more than two years ago.
Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the K55VD range from 200MHz to 650MHz. The Asus K55VD has one of the faster on-board graphics adapter base frequencys (650 megahertz) amongst notebook PCs of this age.
Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs
We checked 3,179 expert and owner reviews for Asus portable PCs and found that on average Asus has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically for its many processor cores laptops.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This laptop has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is the most frequently found processor family on notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the K55VD, the Asus K55VD has a full-size keyboard.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.
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3 Bluetooth Version
The Asus K55VD supports a 3 bluetooth version which is better than most notebook PCs of this spec and age. Most laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 2.1 bluetooth version. Across all portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the K55VD the bluetooth version ranges from 2.1 (worst) to 4.1 (best).
7 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Front Camera
The Asus K55VD does not have a front camera, unlike most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.
Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
At only 1,100 megahertz, the Asus K55VD has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of many processor cores laptops that are a comparable age to the K55VD range from 750MHz to 1,400MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on many processor cores laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Does Not Have a Touchscreen
Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the K55VD, the Asus K55VD does not have a touchscreen.
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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on laptops of this age and spec.
Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
The Asus K55VD has one of the lower front camera resolution (numeric)s (only 0.3 megapixels) amongst many processor cores laptops of this age. Across all the many processor cores laptops that came out more than two years ago the front camera resolution (numeric)s range from 0.3MP to 1,300MP.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
The average maximum internal memory of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the K55VD is 18GB. With a maximum internal memory of only 8 gigabytes, the Asus K55VD has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys amongst many processor cores laptops of this age.
7 Other reasons to consider the Asus K55VD
Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when Asus released the K55VD.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 2.3 gigahertz, the Asus K55VD has a pretty typical processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type.
Average Display Diagonal
The Asus K55VD has a relatively typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the K55VD.
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The Asus K55VD has a pretty standard weight (2.5 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Asus K55VD has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the K55VD.
If you are looking for a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to look at the AORUS X3 Plus (512GB and higher rated).
Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Asus K55VD has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the K55VD.
HDD Storage Media
This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops that came out 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.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1366 x 768
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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