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Asus R556LA

Asus R556LA 2 Core Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-4xxx 1.9GHz 4GB Dec 2014
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6 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Asus Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Asus notebook PCs and also specifically for Asus medium processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases Asus had good ratings.

Fairly Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory

At 2 gigabytes, the Asus R556LA has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years. The smallest maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of laptops of a comparable type and age to the R556LA is 1.7GB and the biggest is 16GB.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus R556LA has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most common display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is in fact the best display resolution amongst all medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the R556LA.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution across similar types of notebook PC.

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus R556LA has a front camera. Most of the other laptops of this type and age also have a front camera.

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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 commonly found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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11 Reasons Against

Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the Asus R556LA has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst comparable spec laptops of this age. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the R556LA is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 360MHz.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Like most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the R556LA, the Asus R556LA does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on notebook PCs of a similar age and type 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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Quite Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of notebook PCs of this age and type is 1GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 5.5GB. The Asus R556LA has one of the smaller internal memorys (only 4 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Only Two Number of Battery Cellss

The Asus R556LA is a two number of battery cells portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs that came out around the same time as the R556LA have between one and eight number of battery cellss.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the R556LA range from 5Wh to 100Wh. With a battery capacity (Watt hours) of only 37 watt-hours, the Asus R556LA has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This laptop audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Asus R556LA does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other laptops of this type and age also do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the Asus R556LA has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the R556LA. Laptops of a comparable age and type to the R556LA have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Asus R556LA

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Asus R556LA has a pretty typical display diagonal compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

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Intel Core I3 Processor Family

The Asus R556LA has an Intel Core i3 processor family which is better than most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it. Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

The Asus R556LA has a relatively average total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 2.3 kilograms, the Asus R556LA has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Average Processor Frequency

The Asus R556LA has a fairly standard processor frequency (1.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the R556LA.

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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
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
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
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 Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
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 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
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® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST)
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio)
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
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 Capacity (Watt Hours)
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
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(2)
28 April 2015

Je wil een vlotte laptop hebben met een 15,6 inch scherm. Dan is deze ASUS R556LA-XX790H met 15,6 inch scherm best interessant. De Core i5-processor uit de Broadwell-generatie zet nette prestaties...

Snelle en grote ssd
Vlotte Broadwell-processor
Lange accuduur
Matig scherm
Slechte bouwkwaliteit
Bluetooth afwezig
11 February 2015

Intels Haswell-processors, die al sinds de zomer van 2013 meedraaien, gaven ons op zich geen reden tot klagen. Dat kwam enerzijds doordat ze al een stuk zuiniger en wat sneller waren dan hun...

User Reviews

(1)
Reviewed 30 November 2015 by Joe Berger
(Verified Purchase)

Everything is just great...

Hard To Set Up

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus r556, asus r556l, r556ladm750, r556laxx289, asus r556la, r556ladm750h, r556laxx289h
Barcodes 04716659867388, 04716659956839

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