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Asus PU301LA 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 13.3" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Nov 2014
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The ASUSPRO PU301LA ultraportable laptop is designed for small and medium businesses. It offers affordable reliability, with a light and slim design that starts at 1.75kg. Laptops are reinforced... More
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6 Reasons For

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Portable PCs

Medium processor cores portable PCs built by Asus have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just medium processor cores portable PCs) and found that Asus also has good ratings across its entire range.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The PU301LA supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it. This notebook PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all similar spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of portable PC.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Has a Front Camera

The PU301LA has a front camera. Most of the other laptops that are a comparable age to the PU301LA 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 a comparable spec and age to it.

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.

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18 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The PU301LA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

The maximum on-board graphics adapter memorys of medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago range from 1.7GB to 16GB. At only 1.74 gigabytes, the PU301LA has a quite small maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the PU301LA.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus PU301LA does not have a full-size keyboard, although keep in mind that most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the PU301LA also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Across all the portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the PU301LA the display diagonals range from 10" to 18". The PU301LA has a quite small display diagonal (only 13.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the PU301LA.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to 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 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

Portable PCs that came out around the same time as the PU301LA have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz. At only 1.7 gigahertz, the PU301LA has a quite slow processor frequency compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This portable PC audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

The Asus PU301LA is a three number of battery cells notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the PU301LA have between one and eight number of battery cellss.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the PU301LA which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Most notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the PU301LA do not have a touchscreen. The Asus PU301LA is no exception to this as it too does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)

With a maximum internal memory (64-bit) of only 8 gigabytes, the PU301LA has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (64-bit)s amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age. The average maximum internal memory (64-bit) of medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as the PU301LA is 12GB, and the maximum internal memory (64-bit)s range from 2GB to 32GB.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the Asus PU301LA has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that are a similar age to the PU301LA. The smallest maximum internal memory of medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the PU301LA is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System

This portable PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is the most commonly found recovery operating system on medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to it.

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Only Windows 7 Professional Optional Operating System Supplied

The Asus PU301LA has a better optional operating system than most notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it. This Asus laptop has a Windows 7 Professional optional operating system supplied, whereas most notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it have a Windows 8 optional operating system supplied.

This laptop's optional operating system (Windows 7 Professional) is actually the worst optional operating system amongst all portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the PU301LA.

A Windows 8.1 Pro optional operating system supplied is the best optional operating system across comparable types of laptop.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is typical of many laptops that are a similar age to it.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Asus PU301LA

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 8 hours, the PU301LA has a fairly average battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the PU301LA.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the PU301LA has a fairly average total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as the PU301LA.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the PU301LA has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the PU301LA.

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Average Weight

At 1.8 kilograms, the PU301LA has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Market Positioning
Colour of Product
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Docking Station
Docking Station Included
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory (64-Bit)
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Layout (slots X Size)
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Number of SATA III Connectors
Total Number of SATA Connectors
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Optional Operating System Supplied
Recovery Operating System
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Active Management Technology Version
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
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
UART
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)
Idle States
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Smart Connect Technology Version
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Password Protection Type
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Stylus Pen
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)
USB Version
Maximum Internal Memory
Cache Memory
Maximum Graphics Adapter Memory
Video Compression Formats

Expert Reviews

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ASUSPRO Essential PU301LA-RO064G Asus offers a lower mainstream office notebook with the ASUSPRO Essential PU301LA. Some features are missing (docking port, sometimes HD+ panels), which are often...

Compagnon de confiance. Clavier confortable au point de pression ferme, grand touchpad réactif et disque dur protégé par la technologie Shockshied : un constructeur a-t-il découvert la recette... Read more…

24 May 2014

Betrouwbare metgezel. Toetsenbord met duidelijke feedback, groot touchpad, vlotte toetsen en Shockshield HDD-bescherming. Is er dan een fabrikant die begrijpt waar het er bij een business-notebook... Read more…

Güvenilir dost. Uzun tu? aral?klar?na sahip klavye, geni? touchpad, disk koruma sistemi. Acaba bir üretici bir i? laptopunun nas?l olmas? gerekti?ini fark m? etti?

18 May 2015

Trzeba przyzna&#263, ?e Asus stara si&#281, by jego biznesowe notebooki nie wygl?da?y tylko na sprz?t powielaj?cy rozwi?zania b?d?cych d?u?ej na rynku konkurentów. PU301LA ma charakterystyczny...

Durable surfaces
Decent input devices
Battery can be removed
Good performance
Surfaces durables
Bad contrast and limited viewing angles
Bad maintainability
Mauvais contraste et angles de vue limits
Mauvaise maintenabilit
Slecht contrast en beperkte kijkhoeken
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User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 16 December 2014 by Juan Luis
(Verified Purchase)

I bought it thinking that it was going to be a great deal, but I was wrong. The mouse doesn't works well, sometimes the opperative system gets trapped, and you can't manage the brightness of the... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers pu301l, pu301la, asus pu301, apple pu301, asus pu301l, pu301laro223, pu301laro182, pu301laro205, asus pu301la, apple pu301l, pu301laro123, pu301laro017, pu301laro187, pu301laro130, apple pu301la, pu301laro123g, pu301laro017g, pu301laro187g, pu301laro130g, pu301laro223g, pu301laro182g, pu301laro205g, pu301la0481a4210, asus pu301laro223, pu301la0481a4210u, asus pu301laro223g, apple pu301laro041, apple pu301laro041g
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