ASUS X550CA-DB91
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Wuggee Notes
Low-cost processor suitable for basic tasks such as internet, music, movies.
Processor not suitable for multitasking, and computation intensive tasks such as advanced photo and video editing, etc.
Memory may not be sufficient for simultaneous editing of large number of photos and videos, virtualization software(parallels), engineering and simulation software, etc
Uses conventional harddrive. Higher power consumption, lower shock resistance and longer startup time compared to solid state drive(SSD).
Battery life is unknown.
15.6" screen provides good tradeoff between desktop replacement and portability
Weight of 5.1 lbs is typical for this screen size
Economy display with resolution of 1366 x 768; screen space sufficient for most purposes but less than ideal for graphics design, gaming, programming etc
Built in CD/DVD drive; allows watching movies and software installation from CD/DVD
Integrated webcam for video chatting
Basic Specs1.8 GHz Pentium 2117U
4 GB RAM
5.1 lbs; 15.6" display; 1366 x 768 resolution
500 GB hard drive
 3.70 stars (15 user reviews)
BatteryNot avail
Display
15.6"
1366 x 768
CameraHD Camera
Other Specs
5.1 lbs overall weight
14.96" x 9.88" x 1.25"
DVD Super Multi
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x VGA
1 x HDMI
COMBO audio jack
Ports
1 x USB 2.0
1 x USB 3.0
1 x VGA
1 x HDMI
COMBO audio jack
Resources
 3.7 stars (15 user reviews)
I got this laptop 2 months ago when it was on sale for about 300 dollars. With this price, it's hard to find a better laptop. Other 300 dollars laptops have cheap plastic look and touch, this one has ... I bought this laptop for school starting in Spring for me about a month ago and I bought it from Tech Cell Corporation here on Amazon and only had to pay $400 after tax for it new. I love everything a... I purchased it for my nephew and so far he had no problem using it so far so good !... It says dual core but this machine is actually faster than an i3 with Windows 8 in my opinion. Ecellent... This is my 2nd Asus Laptop - I purchased this over a month ago after buying my 1st one (Windows 7 - great !) in 2012. Love these Laptops. Fast, cool, efficient, reliable, very stylish & built by a com... Great computer for the money! Has all the programs you need to get your started on the computer. Purchased it for my 17 yr old son and it has been a perfect computer for him and his needs... Right out of the box the touchpad failed to work. Ctrl alt del or powering down was the only way to get it working (temporally).... The laptop is great!! The Windows 8 is horrible!! The look, the keyboard, pretty much everything concerning the unit is good....
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