The Asus S400CA is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes portable PC.
Asus Has Good Portable PC Reviews
Asus has good average ratings for its medium processor cores portable PCs as well as across its entire notebook PC range.
Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
The Asus S400CA has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (1,150 megahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. Across all the similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The Asus S400CA has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs of this type and age.
This portable PC's processor family (Intel Core i7) is actually the best processor family amongst all medium processor cores portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.
An AMD C processor family is the worst processor family amongst comparable types of portable PC.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
At 524 gigabytes, the Asus S400CA has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the S400CA. The average total storage capacity of portable PCs of this age and spec is 500GB, and the total storage capacitys range from 1GB to 2TB.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the S400CA, the Asus S400CA has a front camera.
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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most frequently found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.
Has a Touchscreen
The Asus S400CA has a touchscreen, unlike most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than two years ago which do not have a touchscreen.
Very Big Processor Cache
The smallest processor cache of similar spec laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the S400CA is 0.51MB, the biggest is 4MB, and the average processor cache is 3MB. The Asus S400CA has a very big processor cache (4 megabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the S400CA.
9 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 notebook PCs that came out more than two years ago.
Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the S400CA have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Asus S400CA which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Asus S400CA does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the S400CA also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Only HDD Storage Media
This laptop has an HDD+SSD storage media, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and 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 portable PCs of this age and spec.
Only 24 Solid-State Drive Capacitys
The Asus S400CA is a 24 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most commonly found ethernet LAN data rates on portable PCs of this age and spec.
Only SonicMaster Audio System
This laptop audio system, which is typical of many medium processor cores portable PCs that are a similar age to it.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This notebook PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores portable PCs that came out more than two years ago.
5 Other reasons to consider the Asus S400CA
Released Over Three Years Ago
This notebook PC was released over three years ago.
Average Internal Memory
The Asus S400CA has a relatively standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that were released around the same time as the S400CA.
Average Display Diagonal
The Asus S400CA has a relatively typical display diagonal (14 inches) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the S400CA.
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Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.9 gigahertz, the Asus S400CA has a fairly typical processor frequency compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the S400CA.
At 1.8 kilograms, the Asus S400CA has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the S400CA.
Colour of Product
Black, Stainless steel
Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-3xxx
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x8, 1x16, 1x1, 2x4, 2x8
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
HDD, HDD+SSD, SSD, SSD
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
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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