Impressive all round notebook within budget
Display and Design
The ASUS X552CL-XX220D sports a bright 15.6-inch HD TFT LCD Glare LED backlit display posing comfortable viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is wrapped in a solid black colored body which has a thickness of 34mm and a weight of 2.3kg.
CPU and OS
For driving its processes, the laptop is equipped with a 1.8GHz Intel Core i3 processor belonging to the 3rd generation series. To support the processor, it is packed with a standard 4GB DDR3 RAM functioning at 1600MHz and expandable up to 8GB through the single DIMM slot. The presence of 1GB NVIDIA GeForce 710M graphics card gives you the license to have fun with intensive games and videos. It doesn't feature any preloaded OS which is justified by its low price.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The ASUS X552CL-XX220D is equipped with a webcam above the display to manage video calling needs of the user. With the 500GB SATA hard disk, you can have sufficient space for storing a host of files of various kinds. The SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with dual layer support gives you the scope to transfer files through CDs and DVDs. The stereo speakers running on SonicMaster technology deliver crisp and rich music.
Battery and Connectivity
The ASUS X552CL-XX220D draws the necessary amount of fuel from a Li-ion battery comprised of 4 cells. Coming to the connectivity features, the laptop supports WLAN, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, digital media reader, Gigabit Ethernet, digital media reader, 2 USB 3.0 slots and VGA port.
Despite being available at a decent price, the ASUS X552CL-XX220D is equipped with a host of impressive features. These include a standard combination of CPU and RAM besides a sound 1GB NVIDIA graphics card. Thus, you can have the best of both worlds. Features like Gigabit Ethernet, 2 high speed USB slots and optical drive further boost its value.