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Asus X553MA 4 Core Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Celeron 1.83GHz 4GB Apr 2015
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The ASUS X Series is the perfect all-round laptop for work and play. Its durable design features a stylish concentric circle finish that is available in a range of colors ranging from staid black... More
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ASUS X553MA Laptop Review
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5 Reasons For

Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Asus many processor cores notebook PCs have good ratings on average and across all laptops Asus is one of the better rated manufacturers.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus X553MA has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the X553MA also have a full-size keyboard.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other notebook PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available including because of it's better review score, the HP EliteBook 755.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X553MA, the Asus X553MA has a front camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative portable PCs with a front camera currently available including because of it's better review score, the HP EliteBook 755.

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802.11n Wi-Fi Standards

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n wi-Fi standards, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This laptop ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.

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18 Reasons Against

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

Many processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 850MHz and 1,400MHz. At only 854 megahertz, the Asus X553MA has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X553MA.

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

The Asus X553MA is a notebook PC that uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the X553MA use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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Only Four Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

Most notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than a year have between 1 and 15 maximum number of PCI Express laness, including the Asus X553MA which has four maximum number of PCI Express laness.

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

The Asus X553MA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity portable PC. Most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the X553MA have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantitys.

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Quite Slow On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of only 313 megahertz, the Asus X553MA has a fairly slow on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other laptops that were released around the same time as the X553MA. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of similar spec laptops that were released around the same time as the X553MA is 200MHz, the fastest is 850MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 390MHz.

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Only HDD Storage Media

This portable PC has an HDD storage media, which is the most frequently found storage media on laptops that have been available for more than a year. 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.

If you are looking for a portable PC with a better storage medium then you might also want to look at the HP EliteBook 755 (SSD) which also has a higher rating.

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Very Old PCI Express Slots Version

At only 2, the Asus X553MA has a quite old PCI Express slots version compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type. The PCI Express slots versions of many processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X553MA range from 2 to 3, and the average PCI Express slots version is 2.7.

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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 of this type and age.

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Quite Slow Processor Frequency

The Asus X553MA has one of the slower processor frequencys (only 1.83 gigahertz) amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age. The processor frequencys of portable PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X553MA range from 1.3GHz to 3.1GHz, and the average processor frequency is 2.2GHz.

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Only Intel Celeron Processor Family

The Asus X553MA has an Intel Celeron processor family which is better than the Intel Core i7 processor family found on most laptops of this age and spec.

This notebook PC's processor family (Intel Celeron) is in fact the worst processor family across all laptops of a similar age and spec to the X553MA.

An Intel Core i7 processor family is the best processor family amongst comparable types of notebook PC.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memorys of portable PCs of this age and type range from 2GB to 32GB. At only 4 gigabytes, the Asus X553MA has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that were released around the same time as the X553MA.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

The battery capacity (Watt hours)s of portable PCs of this spec and age range from 23Wh to 1,000Wh. The battery capacity (Watt hours) of the Asus X553MA of only 30 watt-hours is one of the smallest amongst many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X553MA.

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Only Two Number of Battery Cellss

The Asus X553MA is a two number of battery cells laptop.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

Like most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X553MA, the Asus X553MA does not have a touchscreen.

It is worth considering alternative portable PCs which also have a touchscreen including the HP Pro which also has a higher rating.

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Very Small Processor Cache

The average processor cache of laptops of this type and age is 4.2MB, and the processor caches range from 2MB to 8MB. The Asus X553MA has a quite small processor cache (only 2 megabytes) compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

Laptops that came out around the same time as the X553MA have maximum internal memorys of between 2GB and 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory is 18GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Asus X553MA has a quite small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago.

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Very Slow Processor Boost Frequency

At only 2.25 gigahertz, the Asus X553MA has a fairly slow processor boost frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as the X553MA. The average processor boost frequency of many processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the X553MA is 3.1GHz.

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Only Four Processor Threadss

The Asus X553MA is a four processor threads notebook PC. Most of the other portable PCs of this age and type have between four and seven processor threadss.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Asus X553MA

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this notebook PC was released.

Average Total Storage Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X553MA has a relatively standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.

If this notebook PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might also want to look at the MSI PE70 2QE (1.1TB and higher rated).

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 15.6 inches, the Asus X553MA has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as the X553MA.

We compared all the other 15.6" portable PCs to this notebook PC and we think the HP EliteBook 755 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Average Weight

The Asus X553MA has a fairly average weight (2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age.

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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
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
Scenario Design Power (SDP)
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
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency
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
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Bluetooth
Ports & Interfaces
Line-in
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
Total Number of SATA Connectors
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
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel Smart Connect 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
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
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)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
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)
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
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
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT)

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Expert Reviews

(3)
4 September 2014

Open the lid and the build quality takes a sharp turn for the worse. The internal chassis, from where the base meets the lid to the palm rests, has an incredible amount of flex. This gets even... Read more…

18 September 2015

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12 December 2014

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 21 April 2015 by Curmudgeon
Curmudgeon would recommend the Asus X553MA

Easy to set up and use, although Windows 8.1 has a few quirks to become accustomed to. All good so far, after two weeks of ownership. The only gripe is the apparently unannounced packaging of... Read more…

Reviewed 9 April 2015 by Niall B

Bought this for my youngest daughter (12) and was ok for the price but, unbelievably, whilst it comes with a DVD Drive (a must for her), the software (Codec) required to play DVD's is not... Read more…

Reviewed 5 March 2015 by JennyG
JennyG would recommend the Asus X553MA

Bought this 2 weeks ago when my Fujitsu died. Having read numerous reports on Techradar and similar sites I was going to buy a Lenovo then I read the report that the Lenovo has spyware within it.... Read more…

Reviewed 7 February 2015 by Gemohaven
Gemohaven would recommend the Asus X553MA

Very impressed when I took it out of the box. Having had an ASUS before, I thought I would give this one a go even without any ratings/reviews. Glad I did, so much better than my Toshiba one.... Read more…

Reviewed 16 April 2015 by Kat

Totally died after less than 4 months! Just turned itself off, and now totally dead. Then with an internal battery and hard drive there is nothing you can do without a screwdriver which would... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

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