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Asus N56VZ 4 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.4GHz 8GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.4GHz 8GB Jun 2013
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Powerful Multimedia Laptop: Asus N56VZ Review

16 Reasons For

Five Industry Awards

This portable PC has received five awards from portable PC experts.

This many processor cores portable PC was given a "Recommended" award by both M3.idg.se and Tek.no, both of which said that this Asus portable PC was good.

This notebook PC received a "Bronze" from Hardware.info who concluded that this portable PC was good.

The reviewers at two other expert review sites both thought that this Asus portable PC was good. 01net.com gave this notebook PC a "4 Star" award and it received a "Good Choice" award from Pcforalla.idg.se.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

This portable PC has an average expert rating of 82 out of 100 based on fifteen expert reviews from sites including computershopper.com, Laptopmag.com, notebookcheck.net and altomdata.dk. Experts think this notebook PC is one of the better portable PCs of this spec and age.

Nice Design

Several customers who reviewed the Asus N56VZ reckoned that it was a good design. Expert website Laptopmag.com mentioned “Impressive audio--complete with mini subwoofer--in a striking design”. Expert website Pinoytechblog.com said “What we love about it is its design”.

One Asus N56VZ reviewer who reviewed the Asus N56VZ thought it was good looking. Expert review site Laptopmag.com wrote in their review of this laptop “The ASUS N56VZ-DS71 delivers a beautiful 1080p matte display, graphics punch”.

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Good Product Quality

One Asus N56VZ reviewer considered that this laptop was good quality. Expert review site Notebookcheck.net mentioned in their review of this laptop five years ago “The external sub-woofer is also of good quality”.

Robust

One Asus N56VZ reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Notebookcheck.net gave it a rating of 4 stars and said “The case has good stability and shows good workmanship for the most part” in their Asus N56VZ review.

Reasonably Priced

One Asus N56VZ owner wrote that it was good value for money. Expert website Computershopper.com said in their review of the Asus N56VZ “Well-rounded and fairly priced” .

Easy to Use

One Asus N56VZ reviewer said in their reviews that it had a good experience. Expert website Pinoytechblog.com said in their review “The N-series laptop of ASUS is geared towards those looking for a superb entertainment experience on a mobile PC”.

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

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

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

When compared to other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the N56VZ, the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the Asus N56VZ of 650 megahertz is one of the fastest. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 200MHz to 650MHz.

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

The Asus N56VZ is a four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC.

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Asus Notebook PCs Have Good Reviews

Asus many processor cores laptops have good reviews on average and across all portable PCs Asus is one of the better rated brands.

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Intel Core I7 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i7-3xxx processor family, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the N56VZ, the Asus N56VZ has a full-size keyboard.

Other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available that you might also want to look at include the Asus EeeBook X205TA[plb_2579402_price] which has better reviews.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Asus N56VZ is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution across all similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the N56VZ.

A 1366 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

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

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago is 4,300mAh, and the battery capacitys range from 45mAh to 9,300mAh. With a battery capacity of 5,200 milliamperes * hour, the Asus N56VZ has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.

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3 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the N56VZ have a front camera, however the Asus N56VZ does not have a front camera.

Other notebook PCs which also have a front camera that you might want to consider include the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price].

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Asus N56VZ does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for around the same time as the N56VZ also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Asus N56VZ

Released Over Three Years Ago

This portable PC was released over three years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 2.4 gigahertz, the Asus N56VZ has a fairly typical processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the N56VZ.

If you want a notebook PC with a faster processor frequency then you might also want to consider the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price] (2.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus N56VZ has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that are a similar age to the N56VZ.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Asus N56VZ has a relatively average internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that were launched more than two years ago.

If this many processor cores portable PC internal memory is too small for you then you might also want to consider the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price] (16GB) which is also higher rated.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Asus N56VZ has a fairly typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Average Weight

The Asus N56VZ has a pretty standard weight (2.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other many processor cores laptops that have been available for more than two years.

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HDD Storage Media

This laptop has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many many processor cores laptops that were released more than two years ago. 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 Asus laptop is not good enough for you then you might also want to consider the AORUS X3 Plus[plb_2441342_price] (SSD and higher rated), or the Asus EeeBook X205TA[plb_2579402_price] (SSD and higher rated).

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Specification

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Conflict Free Processor
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Integrated 4G WiMAX
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Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
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Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
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Touchscreen
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
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Graphics
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Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
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Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Speakers Manufacturer
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Cabling Technology
Data Network
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Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
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SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
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Keyboard
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Drivers Included
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® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel Clear Video Technology
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
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Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
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CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
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Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
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Intel Visual Technology

5 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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28 September 2012

Well-rounded and fairly priced, the Asus N56VZ is a 15-inch laptop built for any and all manner of multimedia...

16 September 2012

The ASUS N56VZ belongs to those types of notebook that can very well be your primary desktop. It's not necessarily a gamer's rig but should be serviceable for most high-end titles if you're not...

16 August 2012

The ASUS N56VZ-DS71 delivers a beautiful 1080p matte display, graphics punch, and impressive audio--complete with mini subwoofer--in a striking design...

14 July 2012

The first impression of this notebook is promising. The case has good stability and shows good workmanship for the most part. Surfaces are all matte and hence less susceptible to smudges and...

11 June 2012

Asus N56 US$1,170 | asus.comThe N56 doesn't quite know where it stands in the world of laptops and Ultrabooks. On the one hand it packs a powerful Core i7 processor, huge keyboard, giant speaker... Read more…

20 July 2012

Ce N56VZ-S4023V d?Asus nous a conquis. Garanti deux ans, il est commercialisé 1 049 euros et, pour ce prix, rien ne manque. La machine est même livrée avec une souris et une sacoche ! L?engin...

01net.com

24 April 2014

Den testede model anvender en Intel Core i7-3610QM quad core-processor på 2,30 GHz, hvilket gør den til testens svageste. Det er dog småting og ikke noget, man vil mærke meget til i hverdagen.... Read more…

Strong application and graphics performance
Attractive, metal design
External subwoofer improves music playback
Quiet operation
Head-turning interior design
Stiff and skittish touch pad
Confusing Webcam software setup
Sluggish boot time
Below-average battery life
Touchpad can be finicky
15 May 2013

Had deze laptop al een tijdje op het oog vanwege de goede specificaties. Een i7-3630 processor met een Nvidea 650m videokaart geven de performance die ik nodig heb voor mijn dagelijkse...

23 July 2012

De ASUS N56VZ-S4035V is een prima laptop, over die conclusie hoeven we niet lang na te denken. De prestaties van de Intel Core i7-processor in combinatie met een GeForce GT 650M maken het een...

Hardware.info

12 February 2013

Notlar; Ürün s?n?f?n?n gere?i a??r bir ürün. Özellikle i7 i?lemcili modellerin 120 W adaptörü ma?allah tu?la kadar. Bu yüzden s?k s?k ta??yacaksan?z bunu göz önünde bulundurun. Üründe...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus n56, asus n56v, n56vzs4356, n56vzs4325, n56vzs3330, asus n56vz, n56vzs4022, n56vzs4416, n56vzs4267, n56vzs4382, n56vzs4247, n56vzs4022v, n56vzs4416h, n56vzs4267h, n56vzs4382h, n56vzs4247v, n56vzs4356d, n56vzs4356h, n56vzs4325h, n56vzs3330h, n56vz-s4416h, asus n56vzs4207, asus n56vzs4207h
Barcodes 04716659295242, 04716659331643, 04716659381310, 04716659409823, 04716659414100

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