Built for daily use
Display and Build
The Asus X553MA-XX063D comes with a 15.6-inch HD LED backlit display which offers images and videos with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is housed in a 25.2 mm thick black colored outfit which looks quite appealing and allows you to carry it around easily with a weight of 2.2 kg.
CPU and Platform
At the heart of the Asus X553MA-XX063D, you can find an Intel Pentium quad-core N3530 processor functioning with a clock speed of 2.1GHz. It is coupled with a mere 2GB DDR3 RAM which can stutter while running multiple powerful tasks at the same time.
For better management of rich graphics, the laptop is configured with the Intel HD graphics unit. It is devoid of any preloaded user friendly OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
The Asus X553MA-XX063D is furnished with a 0.3MP webcam for taking care of simple video calling needs of the user. It is equipped with a standard 500GB SATA HDD operating at 5400 rpm to take care of the storage needs of the user.
The presence of SuperMulti DVD RW Drive allows you to store files on disks and retrieve them whenever necessary. The stereo speakers powered by Asus SonicMaster deliver rich and effective sound.
Battery and Connectivity
The Asus X553MA-XX063D keeps the show running with a 2 cell Li-ion battery. On the connectivity front, it poses features like 1 USB 3.0 slot, 2 USB 2.0 ports, VGA port, digital media reader, HDMI out, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0 and Ethernet port.
The Asus X553MA-XX063D is a simple entry level notebook apt for people who want one simply for their basic needs. The positive aspects are the powerful optical drive, impressive dimensions and presence of USB 3.0 slot. However, you will have to bear with the slow performance abilities of the device.