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Asus UX301LA 2 Core Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB 256GB SSD 13.3" Laptop

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2 Intel Core I5-5xxx 2.2GHz 8GB Jul 2015
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10 Reasons For

Good Brand

We checked 2,981 expert and owner reviews for Asus portable PCs and found that on average Asus has good reviews. We also found that Asus has good reviews specifically within its medium processor cores portable PCs range.

1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The UX301LA supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of this age and type. This portable PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all medium processor cores portable PCs that were released around the same time as the UX301LA the worst memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz and the best is 1,866MHz.

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SSD Storage Media

The Asus UX301LA has an SSD storage media which is better than most notebook PCs of this type and age. Most medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as it have an HDD storage media. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

This notebook PC's storage medium (SSD) is in fact the best storage medium amongst all portable PCs of this spec and age.

An HDD storage media is the worst storage medium amongst similar types of notebook PC.

We compared this notebook PC to all the other laptops that have an SSD storage media and we think the DELL Latitude 12 E7250 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The highest display resolution of the Asus UX301LA is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This portable PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best display resolution across all laptops of this age and type.

Across similar types of portable PC the worst display resolution is 1024 x 768 pixels.

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Has a Front Camera

The UX301LA has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA also have a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.

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Six Number of Battery Cellss

Most laptops that were released around the same time as the UX301LA have between two and eight number of battery cellss, including the Asus UX301LA which has six number of battery cellss.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

Medium processor cores portable PCs that came out around the same time as the UX301LA have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 23Wh and 120Wh. The Asus UX301LA has a fairly big battery capacity (Watt hours) (50.6 watt-hours) compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the UX301LA.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 1.4 kilograms, the Asus UX301LA is fairly light compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. Laptops of this age and spec have weights of between 940g and 3.8kg.

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6 Reasons Against

Only 11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version

This notebook PC has a 11.2 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most commonly found on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The UX301LA does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for more than a year.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Across all the medium processor cores portable PCs that were released more than a year ago the display diagonals range from 11" to 18". The UX301LA has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 13.3 inches) amongst medium processor cores portable PCs of this age.

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Very Small Total Storage Capacity

The Asus UX301LA has one of the smaller total storage capacitys (only 256 gigabytes) amongst portable PCs of this age. Across all the portable PCs of a similar type and age to the UX301LA the total storage capacitys range from 32GB to 2TB, and the average total storage capacity is 550GB.

If this portable PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo B50-45 (320GB and higher rated).

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Asus UX301LA does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to the UX301LA also do not have a touchscreen.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the UX301LA has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the UX301LA. The maximum internal memorys of medium processor cores portable PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA range from 2GB to 32GB.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Asus UX301LA

Released Over a Year Ago

Asus released the UX301LA over a year ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.2 gigahertz, the UX301LA has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other medium processor cores portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the UX301LA.

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the UX301LA has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the UX301LA.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 8GB internal memory portable PCs currently available including because of it's better review score, the Acer Aspire S7.

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Expert Reviews

(65)
2 July 2014

Apple's MacBook Air has been the top dog among super-light laptops for years now, but Asus' Zenbook line has been a solid alternative for those who want sleek styling with Windows OS. If you're... Read more…

17 June 2014

The Asus Zenbook UX301LA is a flagship machine in every sense of the word. As far as ultrabooks go it's one of the lightest, smallest, best-designed laptops we've seen yet. Its body may be a...

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4 June 2014

I'm slightly underwhelmed by the blandness of the Asus Zenbook UX301LA. There's nothing to really hate about it, but nothing to truly love either. Anyone who buys one wont find any real faults...

I'm slightly underwhelmed by the blandness of the Asus Zenbook UX301LA. There's nothing to really hate about it, but nothing to truly love either. Anyone who buys one wont find any real faults...

5 May 2014

After using the Asus UX301LA for a while, it leaves us with no major complaints, it works excellently as a portable computer and is unlikely to cause any problems.But it equally lacks a single...

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User Reviews

(42)
Reviewed 6 March 2015 by Djinn
Djinn would recommend the Asus Zenbook UX301LA (Verified Purchase)

Looks great, its light and portable, feels nice in hands, back lit keyboard, and the touch display is excellent. Performance is what you would expect from an i5, 8GB system. However, that's about... Read more…

Reviewed 31 August 2014 by Ulysses4
Ulysses4 would recommend the Asus Zenbook UX301LA (Verified Purchase)

Still early in the process of getting used to my new laptop-but the initial fears are gone. Despite some reviews elsewhere to the contrary, the build quality is excellent. The lightweight and... Read more…

Reviewed 17 May 2014 by Razelle U.
(Verified Purchase)

This is the perfect Windows computer. It is drop dead beautiful and super high quality. So much detail and attention has gone into this product. The all glass back (while it does have lots of... Read more…

Reviewed 16 December 2013 by James S.

The intrinsic value of this TV, it's performance vs price, etc. are all moot points as this review is addressing the dubious practice of intentionally mislabeling a product in an attempt to fool... Read more…

Reviewed 26 February 2014 by Nicholas F.

Got a great deal on an open box from Newegg, but this laptop is easily worth the full price...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus i55200, ux301lac4154, asus p240671, asus i55200u, asus p240671p, ux301lac4154h, asus ux301lac4154, asus ux301lac4154t
Barcodes 04712900351200

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