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This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most commonly supported processor operating modes on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.
Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops
We checked 3,179 user and expert reviews for Asus laptops and found that on average Asus has good reviews. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically for its medium processor cores notebook PCs.
Quite Big Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus S550CA has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. Similar spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago have total storage capacitys of between 1GB and 1.5TB.
Quite Big Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Asus S550CA has a fairly big display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the S550CA. The average display diagonal of laptops that are a comparable age to the S550CA is 15".
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the S550CA, the Asus S550CA has a front camera.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus S550CA has a quite big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the S550CA. The average hard drive capacity of comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 590GB, and the hard drive capacitys range from 250GB to 1.5TB.
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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 typical of many laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of this spec and age.
Has a Touchscreen
Unlike most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years which do not have a touchscreen, the Asus S550CA has a touchscreen.
9 Reasons Against
Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is the most frequently found HD type on portable PCs of this age and type.
Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
The Asus S550CA is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC.
Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
The Asus S550CA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Asus S550CA does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the S550CA also do 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 laptops of this age and spec. 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.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on laptops of this type and age.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates
This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.
The Asus S550CA is quite heavy (2.6 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to the S550CA. The weights of notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the S550CA range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This portable PC supports a 4 bluetooth version, which is the most commonly supported bluetooth version on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.
4 Other reasons to consider the Asus S550CA
Released Over Three Years Ago
This medium processor cores notebook PC was released over three years ago.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The Asus S550CA has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.
Average Internal Memory
At 6 gigabytes, the Asus S550CA has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the S550CA.
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Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.8 gigahertz, the Asus S550CA has a pretty typical processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
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
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
SO-DIMM, On-board, On-board + SO-DIMM
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
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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