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Asus X553MA 4 Core Intel Pentium 2.16GHz 4GB 1TB HDD 15.6" Laptop

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4 Intel Pentium 2.16GHz 4GB Feb 2015
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ASUS X553MA Laptop Review
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8 Reasons For

Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Burst Frequency

At 896 megahertz, the Asus X553MA has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter burst frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago. The slowest on-board graphics adapter burst frequency of portable PCs that were launched around the same time as the X553MA is 640MHz, the fastest is 900MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter burst frequency is 800MHz.

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Asus Has Good Notebook PC Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Asus laptops and also specifically for Asus many processor cores notebook PCs and found that in both cases Asus had good reviews.

Has a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus X553MA has a full-size keyboard. Most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the X553MA also have a full-size keyboard.

There are a number of alternative portable PCs with a full-size keyboard currently available which you might want to look at including the HP EliteBook 755 which has better reviews.

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Quite Big Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X553MA has one of the bigger total storage capacitys amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age. Laptops of this spec and age have total storage capacitys of between 32GB and 2.2TB.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec, the Asus X553MA has a front camera.

We compared all the other portable PCs with a front camera to this portable PC and we think because of it's better review score, the HP EliteBook 755 is also worth considering.

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Quite Big Hard Drive Capacity

At 1,000 gigabyte, the Asus X553MA has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the X553MA. Comparable spec laptops that came out around the same time as the X553MA have hard drive capacitys of between 250GB and 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 820GB.

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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 notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rates

This portable PC ethernet LAN data rates, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it.

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15 Reasons Against

Quite Slow Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth

With a maximum processor memory bandwidth of only 21.32 gigabytes per second, the Asus X553MA has a fairly slow maximum processor memory bandwidth compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year. Many processor cores notebook PCs that were released one year ago have maximum processor memory bandwidths of between 10GB/s and 77GB/s.

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

The Asus X553MA has a quite slow on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max) (only 896 megahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the X553MA. Comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the X553MA have on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)s of between 850MHz and 1,400MHz.

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

The Asus X553MA is a laptop that uses two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s. Most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X553MA use two number of displays supported (on-board graphics)s.

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Only Four Maximum Number of PCI Express Laness

The Asus X553MA is a four maximum number of PCI Express lanes laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of this type and age have between 1 and 15 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 laptop.

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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 similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the X553MA. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for a similar time to 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 typical of many portable 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.

If the storage medium of this notebook PC is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the HP EliteBook 755 (SSD) which is also higher rated.

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Very Old PCI Express Slots Version

The average PCI Express slots version of laptops of a similar type and age to the X553MA is 2.7. With a PCI Express slots version of only 2, the Asus X553MA has one of the older PCI Express slots versions amongst many processor cores notebook PCs of this age.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many many processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

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Only Intel Pentium Processor Family

The Asus X553MA has an Intel Pentium processor family which is better than most laptops of a similar age and type to it. Most laptops that were released around the same time as it have an Intel Core i7 processor family. Many processor cores notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year processor familys range from Intel Celeron (worst) to Intel Core i7 (best).

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The Asus X553MA does not have a touchscreen, although it is worth noting that most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago also do not have a touchscreen.

There are a number of other notebook PCs which also have a touchscreen which you might also want to consider including the HP Pro which also has a higher rating.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)

When compared to other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X553MA that we have assessed, the battery capacity (Watt hours) of the Asus X553MA of only 30 watt-hours is one of the smallest. The average battery capacity (Watt hours) of many processor cores notebook PCs that are a similar age to the X553MA is 66Wh, and the battery capacity (Watt hours)s range from 23Wh to 1,000Wh.

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Only Two Number of Battery Cellss

The Asus X553MA is a two number of battery cells laptop. Most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the X553MA have between two and eight number of battery cellss.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

Most many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X553MA have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Asus X553MA which has one USB 3.0 port.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The Asus X553MA has a quite small maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as the X553MA. The average maximum internal memory of laptops that are a comparable age to the X553MA is 18GB, and the maximum internal memorys range from 2GB to 32GB.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Asus X553MA

Released Over Two Years Ago

This notebook PC was released over two years ago.

Average Processor Frequency

At 2.16 gigahertz, the Asus X553MA has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the X553MA.

If you would prefer a portable PC with a faster processor frequency then you might also want to consider the DELL XPS 15 9530 (2.2GHz and higher rated).

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Average Display Diagonal

The Asus X553MA has a relatively typical display diagonal (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other many processor cores notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 15.6" notebook PCs currently available including the HP EliteBook 755 which has better reviews.

If you want a laptop with a bigger display diagonal then you might also want to look at the MSI PE70 2QE (17.3") which is also higher rated.

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Average Weight

The Asus X553MA has a pretty standard weight (2.2 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the X553MA.

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Average Internal Memory

The Asus X553MA has a fairly average internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the X553MA.

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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 Cache
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by 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
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
Full HD
LED Backlight
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
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 3.0 Port
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
Keyboard Layout
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Bundled Software
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® 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
Bag Included
AC Adapter Included
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certified
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
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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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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