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Asus R512CA

Asus R512CA 2 Core Intel Pentium 1.8GHz 6GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Pentium 1.8GHz 6GB Mar 2014
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Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Asus is one of the better rated portable PC brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Asus also has good reviews for its medium processor cores portable PCs.

Has a Front Camera

The Asus R512CA has a front camera, as do most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the R512CA.

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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 frequently found wi-Fi standards on laptops that are a similar age to it.

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15 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Asus R512CA is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC.

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

Most medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Asus R512CA which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of medium processor cores portable PCs that were released around the same time as the R512CA range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 1,000 megahertz, the Asus R512CA has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s amongst similar spec notebook PCs of this age.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the R512CA do not have a full-size keyboard. The Asus R512CA is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time 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 laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Only Intel Pentium Processor Family

The Asus R512CA has a better processor family than most notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This notebook PC has an Intel Pentium processor family, whereas most medium processor cores portable PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all portable PCs of this type and age the best processor family is Intel Core i7 and the worst is AMD C.

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Only Two Processor Threadss

Most notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the R512CA have between two and three processor threadss, including the Asus R512CA which has two processor threadss.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

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

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Quite Small Processor Cache

The processor caches of notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the R512CA range from 0.51MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 3MB. With a processor cache of only 2 megabytes, the Asus R512CA has one of the smaller processor caches amongst laptops of this age.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to the R512CA, the Asus R512CA does not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

Medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the R512CA have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB. The Asus R512CA has one of the smaller maximum internal memorys (only 8 gigabytes) amongst laptops of this age.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Asus R512CA is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity notebook PC.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The Asus R512CA has one of the slower hard drive speeds (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age. Across all the similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the R512CA the hard drive speeds range from 4,200 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 5,900 RPM.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Asus R512CA

Released Over Two Years Ago

This medium processor cores laptop has been on the market for over two years.

Average Display Diagonal

The Asus R512CA has a pretty standard display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the R512CA.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 500 gigabytes, the Asus R512CA has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the R512CA.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 6 gigabytes, the Asus R512CA has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the R512CA.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 6GB internal memory notebook PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Lenovo Z500[plb_1571675_price].

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.2 kilograms, the Asus R512CA has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the R512CA.

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Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 1.8 gigahertz, the Asus R512CA has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
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
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
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
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
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)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Processor ARK ID
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width

Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 00886227646913, 04716659646914

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