A complete package
Display and Build
The Asus K55VM-SX086V features a 15.6-inch HD BrightView Widescreen LED backlit display which offers visuals at a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. With a graph brown metal colored outfit, it definitely looks appealing. But it has got a thickness of 34.9 mm and a weight of 2.6 kg which can stand as a hindrance in terms of portability.
CPU and OS
Under the hood, it is equipped with a 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processor sprinting at 2.3GHz and loaded on HM76 Express chipset. Equally mighty is the RAM assisting it as it has a capacity of 8GB and expandable via 2 DIMM slots. The device boasts of brilliant handling of highly intensive games and movies with the 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M graphics card. It runs on Windows 7 Home Premium OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The notebook carries a VGA webcam for taking care of video calling needs of the user. The massive 1TB SATA HDD relives the user from all kinds of storage worries. The 8X SuperMulti DVD Drive having dual layer support gives you the freedom to stream high quality games, movies or software smoothly. The Altec Lansing speakers provide nice entertainment experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The Asus K55VM-SX086V is furnished with a 6 cell Li-ion battery capable of providing uninterrupted service for up to 4.5 hours. On the connectivity front, it sports features like Bluetooth v3.0, 3-in-1 card reader, VGA port, HDMI out, 2 USB 3.0 slots, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, 1 USB 2.0 port and Gigabit Ethernet.
Go for the Asus K55VM-SX086V if you want a powerful all round machine that scores extremely well in business and gaming. It boasts of the latest processor and powerful graphics card. It even offers 1TB HDD, USB 3.0 slots and a nice battery life. The chunky outfit can be a bit of problem though.