This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.
Asus Portable PCs Have Good Reviews
On average Asus medium processor cores notebook PCs have good reviews compared to other brands as do all laptops built by Asus.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The UX301LA has a better processor family than most notebook PCs of this spec and age. This portable PC has an Intel Core i7 processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The best processor family of all similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is AMD C.
Quite Big Internal Memory
The Asus UX301LA has a quite big internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age. Across all the medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago the internal memorys range from 1GB to 16GB.
Portable PCs with a bigger internal memory that might be worth considering include the Fujitsu Lifebook U904[plb_2254413_price] (10GB) which is also higher rated.
SSD Storage Media
The UX301LA has a better storage medium than most laptops of this type and age. This portable PC has an SSD storage media, whereas most similar spec portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to 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.
An SSD storage media is actually the best storage medium amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the UX301LA.
The worst storage medium across similar types of notebook PC is HDD.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
The highest display resolution of the UX301LA is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution across all portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the UX301LA.
Across comparable types of laptop 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 notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years also have a front camera.
802.11n Wi-Fi Standards
This laptop has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is the most commonly found wi-Fi standards on notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.
Has a Touchscreen
The UX301LA has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the UX301LA do not have a touchscreen.
Six Number of Battery Cellss
Most portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the UX301LA have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the UX301LA which has six number of battery cellss.
Fairly Big Processor Cache
At 4 megabytes, the Asus UX301LA has a quite big processor cache compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The processor caches of notebook PCs of this type and age range from 0.51MB to 4MB, and the average processor cache is 3MB.
The Asus UX301LA is quite light (only 1.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of a comparable age and type to the UX301LA. The weights of comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 300g to 3.8kg, and the average weight is 2.1kg.
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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 200 megahertz, the UX301LA has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys amongst similar spec portable PCs of this age. Across all the notebook PCs of this age and type the on-board graphics adapter base frequencys range from 200MHz to 650MHz.
Very Small Total Storage Capacity
The total storage capacitys of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for a similar time to the UX301LA range from 1GB to 1.5TB. At only 128 gigabytes, the UX301LA has a quite small total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Asus UX301LA does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the UX301LA also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Quite Small Display Diagonal
The display diagonals of notebook PCs of this type and age range from 10" to 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". The Asus UX301LA has a fairly small display diagonal (only 13.3 inches) compared to most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the UX301LA.
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Only SonicMaster Audio System
This laptop audio system, which is the most frequently found audio system on notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.
Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the UX301LA is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Asus UX301LA has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other laptops of this age and spec.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this Asus laptop was released.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.8 gigahertz, the Asus UX301LA has a fairly standard processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the UX301LA.
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