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Asus X551CA 2 Core Intel Core I3-3xxx 1.8GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I3-3xxx 1.8GHz 4GB Jun 2014
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A classic, timeless design The ASUS X Series is the perfect all-round laptop for work and play. Stylish and durable design is combined with a choice of Intel or AMD processors, while 2-second... More
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8 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Modes

This portable PC supports a 64-bit processor operating modes, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Asus Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

Medium processor cores notebook PCs built by Asus have good ratings on average. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just medium processor cores notebook PCs) and found that Asus also has good ratings across its entire range.

Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

Notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the X551CA have total storage capacitys of between 1GB and 1.5TB, and the average total storage capacity is 510GB. At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X551CA has a fairly big total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X551CA.

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Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus X551CA has a full-size keyboard, which is unusual. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X551CA do not have a full-size keyboard.

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Has a Front Camera

The Asus X551CA has a front camera. Most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the X551CA also have a front camera.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

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

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AC Cables Included

This portable PC has an AC cables included, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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9 Reasons Against

Only One Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes

The Asus X551CA is a one maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop.

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

Most medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the X551CA have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys, including the Asus X551CA which has one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This notebook PC has an HDD storage media, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type. 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 laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been around for more than two years.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This notebook PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The average battery capacity (Watt hours) of comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to the X551CA is 49Wh. The Asus X551CA has one of the smaller battery capacity (Watt hours)s (only 37 watt-hours) amongst notebook PCs of this age.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This portable PC audio system, which is typical of many medium processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Asus X551CA does not have a touchscreen, although this is within the context that most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X551CA also do not have a touchscreen.

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Only One USB 2.0 Ports Quantity

The Asus X551CA is a one USB 2.0 ports quantity laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the X551CA have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports quantitys.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Asus X551CA

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Asus X551CA has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other medium processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X551CA.

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Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family

The Asus X551CA has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to it.

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Average Internal Memory

At 4 gigabytes, the Asus X551CA has a pretty typical internal memory compared to most of the other similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X551CA.

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Average Weight

The Asus X551CA has a relatively typical weight (2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and type to the X551CA.

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Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 1.8 gigahertz, the Asus X551CA has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
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 Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Display Surface
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Number of Built-In Speakers
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
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
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
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 Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
Cable Lock Slot Type
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height (front)
Depth
Height (rear)
Width
Packaging Data
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Manual
Certificates
Certification
RoHS Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
64-Bit Computing
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

Expert Reviews

(1)
23 February 2015

Embalaje y Accesorios Características General SeriesX Series ModeloX551CA-SX014H ColorNegro con textura Procesador ProcesadorCore i3-3rd Generation Variante3217U ChipsetMobile Intel HM76 Express... Read more…

User Reviews

(61)
Reviewed 31 December 2014 by M. G. Chisholm
(Verified Purchase)

Right, lets be up front here. This review is based upon the price I paid for this laptop not the absolute power and build. Fact is that this laptop is cheap in both build and quality with low rent... Read more…

Reviewed 12 January 2015 by Hamish Bain
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this Laptop as my Toshiba that I've had for 8 years finally packed it in as soon as I got back to Uni. Since I had deadlines within the next few weeks I didn't have a huge amount of time... Read more…

Reviewed 12 December 2014 by Mawine10
(Verified Purchase)

I looked for a new laptop as mine was 5 years old. This one is perfect, nice design, quite fast, sound ok and it's cheap. I'm not a real gamer but it runs perfectly The Sims 4 and World of... Read more…

Reviewed 14 January 2014 by Peter a hutchinson
(Verified Purchase)

This is my first personal lap top and although I do struggle a bit with it I find it easier to use than our old computer. This is definatly worth evey penny my wife spent...

Reviewed 24 January 2014 by Harrison
(Verified Purchase)

Bad Points are the keyboard and the mouse pad. Nice design and runs smoothly, runs football manager well and apps well. Windows 8 is amazing!

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers x551ca, x551casx156, x551casx220, x551casx220h, x551casx156h, x551casx220d, asus x551casx222, asus x551casx222h
Barcodes 00700600008924, 00886227599035, 00886227636686, 00886227636693, 04716659599036, 04716659636687, 04716659636694, 04716659780403, 05054565453714

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