New Asus’ Versatile Performance laptop, called as Asus K55A-SI50301P just released by the Taiwanese company. Like the most modern laptop from trusted brand that we have seen, the K55A-SI50301P laptop comes with fast third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge dual-core processor for and preloaded with the 64 bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system provides good performance for play games, light editing video or day to day office.
Asus K55A-SI50301P laptop will be powered by the latest Intel Core i5 processor, the Intel Core i5-3230M dual core processor with base clock speed of 2.6 GHz and features 3 MB L3-Cache, as well as Intel’s Turbo Boost technology up to 3.2 GHz or up to 3.0GHZ when dual core active. Its also paired with 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM (upgradable to 8GB if you need it) and a 500GB of Serial ATA hard drive that has spinning speed of 5400 rpm provides more than enough memory space to store your multimedia and office files.
The 15.6 inch High Definition widescreen display with support 1366 x 768 resolution and built in Intel HD graphics provides clear, good clarity and beautiful color for images and video. The Chiclet island style keyboard with numeric keypad is comfortable and fast to typing and a pair of Altec Lansing Speakers with built-in Azalia-compliant audio chip with 3D effect offer high quality audio experience.
Built into bezel, the 1.0MP web camera that integrated with internal digital microphone allows users to contact their friends or family via Skype or similar programs, while on the right side, Asus K55A-SI50301P has a Kensington lock slot, single USB 2.0 port, separate mini jacks for headphones and microphone and Super-Multi DVD drive with multi forma support.
The rest of features are 2X USB 3.0 port, multimedia card reader, HDMI port, 10/100/1000 Base T Ethernet LAN with RJ connector, 802.11 b/g/n WLAN for connectivity and a 6 Cells Lithium Ion 4700 mAh battery. Weighing around at 5.6 lbs with dimension 9.9 x 14.9 x 1.3 inches. If you compare with HP 2000-2c20DX, Asus K55A-SI50301P laptop is slightly thinner which means its more comfortable to carry around.
So what do you think? Although the K55A-SI50301P laptop is not a game machine. But its provides good power and graphics performance for play modern games, watch HD video and light video editing. Otherwise Asus K55A-SI50301P is a pretty affordable notebook for the price of $429.99. We think its well worth considering, especially if you are have a small budget.