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.
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”.
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”.
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.
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” .
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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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].
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
Colour of Product
Black, Stainless steel
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by 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, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Stick (MS), MS PRO, SD
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
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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