Affordable laptop with attractive features
Display and Build
The ASUS X552LDV-SX1052H sports a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit Glare display which offers visuals with increased brightness that makes videos and pictures appear rich but can strain your eyes during prolonged usage. It is wrapped in a simple but stylish black coloured outfit. Although it has a thickness of 31.7mm, ti looks quite sleek, especially when viewed from the front. It has a decent weight of 2.3kg.
Configuration and OS
Doing the duty under the hood of the ASUS X552LDV-SX1052H is a 1.9GHz Intel Core i3 processor from the fourth generation series. It is assisted by a mere 2GB DDR3 RAM which is justified in light of the price and is expandable up to 8GB through two DIMM slots. Loaded with 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 820M graphics unit, the laptop has the efficiency to handle rich games and movies well. It flaunts the latest 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The ASUS X552LDV-SX1052H gets a webcam for taking care of the video calling needs of the user. It is armed with a 1TB SATA HDD so that you don't face any storage problems even in the days to come. It boasts of an 8X SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with dual layer support allowing you to stream data from disks at ease. With ASUS SonicMaster technology, the stereo speakers produce crisp audio.
Battery and Connectivity
The ASUS X552LDV-SX1052H sips juice from a 4 cell battery and can be connected with other gadgets and networks via Gigabit Ethernet port, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, digital media reader and HDMI.
The ASUS X552LDV-SX1052H is a nice all round package with a standard processor and modest gaming efficiency. It also impresses with features like 8X SuperMulti DL drive, rich speakers and 1TB HDD. People would definitely compromise with a smaller hard disk for getting a better RAM.