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Asus V551LA 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 8GB 750GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 1.6GHz 8GB Aug 2013
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Metal-styled powerful touch Ultrabook with optical drive- Windows 8 Pro or other editions available- Up to Intel Core i7-4500U processor- More responsive and accurate touchscreen than industry... More
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11 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is the most frequently supported processor operating modes on notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Laptops

Asus medium processor cores notebook PCs have good reviews on average and across all portable PCs Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.

Quite Big Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Asus V551LA has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the V551LA. The average internal memory of portable PCs of this spec and age is 5.5GB.

There are a number of other 8GB internal memory portable PCs currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the DELL Latitude 12 E7240.

If this notebook PC internal memory is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Fujitsu Lifebook U904 (10GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This laptop has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of laptops that have been around for more than two years is 15". With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Asus V551LA has a quite big display diagonal compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

If this Asus portable PC display diagonal is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the DELL Inspiron 17 7737 (17.3") which is also higher rated.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

The total storage capacitys of portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the V551LA range from 1GB to 1.5TB. At 750 gigabytes, the Asus V551LA has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the V551LA, the Asus V551LA 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 commonly found wi-Fi standards on medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Has a Touchscreen

Unlike most of the other laptops of a comparable type and age to the V551LA which do not have a touchscreen, the Asus V551LA has a touchscreen.

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Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity

The hard drive capacitys of portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the V551LA range from 250GB to 1.5TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 590GB. The Asus V551LA has a fairly big hard drive capacity (750 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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14 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.

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Very Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The on-board graphics adapter base frequencys of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the V551LA range from 200MHz to 650MHz. The Asus V551LA has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter base frequencys (only 200 megahertz) amongst medium processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)

The on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the V551LA range from 660MHz to 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz. With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) of only 1,000 megahertz, the Asus V551LA has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the V551LA.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus V551LA does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age also do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of only 5 hours, the Asus V551LA has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago the battery life (max)s range from 2h to 5,200h, and the average battery life (max) is 31h.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on notebook PCs 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.

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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 medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The Asus V551LA has a quite slow processor frequency (only 1.6 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. The processor frequencys of medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 0.8GHz to 3.3GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.1GHz.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Only Three Number of Battery Cellss

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years have between one and eight number of battery cellss, including the Asus V551LA which has three number of battery cellss.

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Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory

At only 8 gigabytes, the Asus V551LA has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to the V551LA. The smallest maximum internal memory of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as the V551LA is 2GB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 12GB.

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Quite Slow Processor Boost Frequency

The processor boost frequencys of portable PCs of this age and type range from 1.3GHz to 3.7GHz. At only 2.6 gigahertz, the Asus V551LA has a quite slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

Most laptops of this type and age have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys, including the Asus V551LA which has one USB 2.0 ports quantity.

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Quite Slow Hard Drive Speed

The Asus V551LA has a fairly slow hard drive speed (only 5,400 revolutions per minute) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The average hard drive speed of medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the V551LA is 5,900 RPM.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Asus V551LA

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this Asus portable PC was released.

Average Weight

At 2.4 kilograms, the Asus V551LA has a pretty typical weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
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
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
LED Backlight
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
On-Board Graphics Adapter Family
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
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
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
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Architecture
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
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
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 Life (max)
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Capacity
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
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width

User Reviews

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Reviewed 4 June 2014 by Fred
Fred would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

Nice design and loads quickly,would recommend as a great buy for the price...

Reviewed 16 September 2014 by Bigphil98
Bigphil98 would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

I would recommend this laptop to anyone who is looking for a laptop for a student or someone who just needs to do everyday things like email or social media...

Reviewed 9 October 2014 by Bestbuycustomer11
Bestbuycustomer11 would recommend the Asus V551LA

This laptop had everything I was looking for and was within my price range. It is fast, the touch screen works great, and it is quick to start up. The battery life is average, it lasts for a few... Read more…

Reviewed 14 October 2014 by Cindy
Cindy would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

Asus intel i5 (core) with windows 8.1 so far is great. IT runs fast , touch screen is great, no issues with that. Only thing i find so far is some issues with hooking up a mouse to it but so far... Read more…

Reviewed 29 October 2014 by Brad
Brad would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

So far so good! I've had this laptop for a couple months now and really like almost everything about it. The only thing I'm skeptical on is the built in battery...

Reviewed 24 January 2015 by 92hg
92hg would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

I have been pleased with this laptops performance, quality and quickness. It is sturdy with it's aluminum "shell". Also speakers are really nice for playing CDs. The video quality is good too. I'm... Read more…

Reviewed 19 November 2014 by Suebell
Suebell would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

Took a little while to get used to how sensitive the screen and keys are. this is a great size & capacity - speed is fantastic so I love it...

Reviewed 3 February 2015 by Bbieb2448
Bbieb2448 would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

Great laptop has enough speed and memory for every day use just to surf the web or word document. I would recommend this to a friend...

Reviewed 6 September 2015 by Techdad

My experience with such an Asus touch laptop is that they last 13 months. I would suggest that you go to a different brand...

Reviewed 19 September 2014 by Robert
Robert would recommend the Asus V551LA (Verified Purchase)

My 1st Asus and I must say I am thoroughly impressed!

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers v551ladh51, v551ladh51t, asus v551ladh51, asus v551ladh51t
Barcodes 00886227577811, 08862275778112

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