The Asus X551CA-HCL1201L features a great battery backup and has stylish looks. However, the processor is weak which is a big disappointment in this budget. You can check out some other laptops with a robust configuration in this price range.
Display and Configuration
With the Asus X551CA-HCL1201L comes a 15.6-inch HD LED Backlight Glare panel display which features a screen resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. Running the system is a 1.5GHz Intel Celeron Dual Core 1007U processor aided by a 4GB of DDR3 RAM seated upon Intel HM70 Express chipset. An Intel HD Graphics card outputs good quality visualisation. The laptop boots on Windows 8 Professional operating system floating upon 64-bit architecture.
Camera and Storage
The user can get in touch with his/her close ones over video calling with the help of a webcam present above the bezel. It supports 720p HD resolution recording and the video quality is good. As far as the storage is concerned, there is a 500GB SATA hard disk present inside the system. It revolves at a speed of 5,400 revolutions per minute.
Battery and Connectivity
Acting as a stamina provider is a 4 cell Li-ion battery which keeps the show running for long hours. Connectivity options include Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, one USB 3.0 slot, one USB 2.0 slot, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.
Body Looks, Input Devices and Sound
The laptop features a black coloured body, measures 380 x 251 x 30.9mm and weighs 2.15Kg. ASUS smart gesture technology, multi-touch touchpad and a standard keyboard with numeric keypad are the input devices present in the Asus X551CA-HCL1201L. The stereo speakers featuring (ASUS SonicMaster, MaxxAudio) technology outputs crisp clear audio wave.