Powerful gaming laptop within budget
Display and Build
The ASUS X550LD-XX026D sports a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Glare display which offers greater amount of brightness and a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It looks quite appealing in its silver coloured outfit which has a thickness of 31.7mm and a weight of 2.3kg.
Configuration and OS
On the inside, the ASUS X550LD-XX026D is loaded with an Intel Core i5 processor racing at 2.7GHz and belonging to the fourth generation family. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which functions at 1,600MHz and is further expandable up to 8GB via two DIMM slots. It lacks any user friendly OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The ASUS X550LD-XX026D has been spotted with a simple webcam embedded in the bezel above the display. With the massive 1TB SATA hard disk operating at 5,400rpm, you wonÂt face any problem in terms of storage. It also packs a SuperMulti DVD burner for streaming media from disks.
The NVIDIA GeForce GT 820M graphics processor with dedicated 2GB DDR3 memory gives you the license to have fun with intensive games and videos without facing any lag. Powered by SonicMaster technology, the stereo speakers provide rich multimedia experience.
Battery and Connectivity
The ASUS X550LD-XX026D draws the required amount of fuel from a 2 cell Li-ion battery. Moving to the connectivity and networking section, the laptop is loaded with options like Gigabit Ethernet port, digital media reader, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 ports, VGA port, one USB 2.0 slot and WLAN.
Go for the ASUS X550LD-XX026D if you are looking for a reasonably priced powerful gaming laptop. It boasts of a powerful processor and dedicated graphics memory but lacks any user friendly OS which is the prime reason for its affordability.