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Asus X502CA 2 Core Intel Core I3-2xxx 1.4GHz 4GB 500GB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-2xxx 1.4GHz 4GB Oct 2013
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X502 models highlight a vibrant and trendsetting design with diverse colors available: Gentle Black, Elegant White, Hot Pink, and Ocean Blue. Whatever your choices, these help you better express... More
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Review on the Asus X502CA
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8 Reasons For

16 Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Asus X502CA is a 16 maximum number of PCI Express lanes notebook PC.

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64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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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 laptops Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.

Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years is 10", the biggest is 18", and the average display diagonal is 15". The Asus X502CA has a quite big display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

Unlike most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years which do not have a full-size keyboard, the Asus X502CA has a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus X502CA has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs that came out more than two years ago also have 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 typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a similar time to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.

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12 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 comparable spec laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Only Two Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)s

Most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the X502CA use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s, including the Asus X502CA which uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity

The Asus X502CA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity laptop.

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

Comparable spec laptops that came out more than two years ago have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 660MHz and 1,300MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) is 1,100MHz. The Asus X502CA has one of the slower on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s (only 1,000 megahertz) amongst similar spec laptops of this age.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most commonly found storage media on notebook PCs that were released around the same time as 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 that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

Notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to the X502CA have processor frequencys of between 0.8GHz and 3.3GHz. When compared to other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X502CA that we have assessed the processor frequency of, the Asus X502CA's processor frequency of only 1.4 gigahertz is one of the slowest.

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Only Intel Core I3-2xxx Processor Family

The Asus X502CA has a better processor family than most laptops of a similar type and age to it. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-2xxx processor family, whereas most medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the X502CA the worst processor family is AMD C and the best is Intel Core i7-3xxx.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is the most frequently found ethernet LAN data rates on notebook PCs of a similar type and age to it.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

At only 38 watt-hours, the Asus X502CA has a fairly small battery capacity (Watt hours) compared to most of the other laptops of this age and type. Portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X502CA have battery capacity (Watt hours)s of between 5Wh and 100Wh.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This laptop audio system, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Asus X502CA does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X502CA also do not have a touchscreen.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Asus X502CA

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this medium processor cores notebook PC was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Asus X502CA has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the X502CA.

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Average Internal Memory

The Asus X502CA has a fairly standard internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X502CA.

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Average Weight

The Asus X502CA has a relatively typical weight (1.9 kilograms) compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X502CA.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
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
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
FSB Parity
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
LightScribe
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Data Network
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
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
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Full-Size Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
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® 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
Embedded Options Available
Execute Disable Bit
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® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
Intel Demand Based Switching
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
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 Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width

Expert Reviews

29 January 2014

Asus X502CA to ?wietny sprz?t dla osoby, która chce kupi? laptop do 1500 z? z fabrycznie zainstalowanym systemem Windows 8. Urz?dzenie dodatkowo zosta?o wykonane bardzo solidnie, wi?c u?ytkownicy...

Dobrze wykonana obudowa, dobry dwik, obecno Windows 8.1, obecno USB 3.0
Saby ekran, do gona praca

User Reviews

(2)
Reviewed 16 May 2014 by William H.
(Verified Purchase)

Screen turned and stayed white on the second day of owning it, so I decided to return it instead of wait a couple weeks to get it replaced. Tech support was very professional and didn't try to... Read more…

Reviewed 7 April 2014 by Elizabeth Y.
(Verified Purchase)

Overall, the computer is great. I am happy with my purchase. I am investing in a wireless mouse though...

The weight, and feel of this computer is the absolute best. It serves the purpose I bought it for, which is too lug around a rather large campus. The screen size is awesome as well
Extremely Light
Thin
ASUS's SonicMaster really is amazing. I've never heard any laptop even come close to the crisp, warm, and clean sound that this laptop can make. I really was blown away by it
I don't ever write reviews, but this computer made me. This stupid touchpad mouse is the worst thing I have ever dealt with in my life. It is so touchy just while typing this my hand grazed it and I a
Slow. I can't even listen to music on Youtube or Google Music while browsing websites in other tabs without the music stopping or stuttering until the page is finished loading. It also took me about 4
The touchpad is awful. It's hypersensitive and yet somehow also poorly responsive. The left and right buttons are part of the touchpad, so you can't click on things without making the computer think y

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers x502ca, x502cadb31, x502caxx150, x502cadb31c, asus i33217, x502caxx150h, x502cadb31ca, asus i33217u, asus x502caxx038, asus x502caxx150, asus x502caxx150h, asus x502caxx038h
Barcodes 00886227511297, 04716659510550

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