Low-budget laptop with basic features
Display and Design
The Asus X552WA-SX003B Laptop provides you a 15.6-inch TFT Colour Display with a maximum screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is not so portable as the black color chassis encompassing the device has a 33.6 mm waistline and weighs 2.4Kg. For the pointing and typing needs it houses a Touchpad with Multi-touch Gesture support and a Standard Keyboard.
Processor and OS
At the core of the budget friendly laptop, it is loaded with a AMD Dual-Core E1-6010 processor having a processing speed of 1.6GHz to manage all the applications running on the laptop. To boost up the performance, the CPU is also mated with a 2GB DDR3 RAM set in a 1 x 2 Gigabyte memory layout and gives you 2 SODIMM memory slots to expand the RAM further up to 4GB. The AMD Radeon R2 graphic processor is super efficient and takes creates a good ambience for playing games and watching movies. The laptop runs on the latest Windows 8.1 operating system.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
For imparting a visually clear and noise free video calling experience the laptop bags in a good webcam and an in-built microphone. Considering the low price of the laptop the primary storage is sufficient in the form a 500GB SATA hard disk. The Super Multi DVD Drive helps you to access as well as burn important data and other files on CDs and DVDs . The stereo speakers running on the HD Audio solution platform provides an entertainment friendly environment by imparting good quality sound in your movies and games.
Battery and Connectivity
The laptop gets its juice from a decent Li-Ion battery and claims to keep the laptop running for 4.5 hours. The multiple connectivity options spotted in the laptop includes - Ethernet, Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, HDMI port and Digital Media Reader.
The laptop is built to meet simple business needs and sports an attractive price tag.The processor is not so powerful and the RAM is low, thus it would be foolish to expect a powerful performance.The laptop is good in day to day applications like mailing, browsing the net and office applications.It comes with good connectivity and networking options and is also good for watching movies, listening to songs and playing moderate games.