Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LG

Specifications

Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LGNotebook: Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LG (ASUSPRO Series)
Processor: Intel Core i7 4650U
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 840M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.5kg

Reviews for the Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LG

Foreign Reviews

Рабочий ноутбук с игровой видеокартой. Обзор ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LG
Source: Ferra.ru RU→EN
Positive: Durable, impeccably assembled body, high-quality display, very comfortable keyboard and an abundance of connectors.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/27/2014
ASUSPRO B551 laptop za posao
Source: Itsvet HR→EN
This model comes with the built-in Wi-Fi (dual-band), Bluetooth and WiDi adapters, the built-in shock protection for the hard drive that has a role to retain information if the laptop drops on the ground (it is a default option for a business laptop). There is also a TPM 1.2 and data encryption option, as well as the built-in Intel Anti-Theft support. The built-in 45Wh battery will provide some 6.5hrs of average usage, which is a good result for the model of this category. This laptop has shown what can be expected from the business models of the last generation, and that manufacturers such as Lenovo, Dell and HP got a serious competition.
Positive: Very quality design; Built-in protection from falls to hard drive; aluminum and carbon fiber casing; docking station; excellent spill-proof keyboard.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/24/2014

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 840M:

Mid-range graphics card from the GeForce 800M series based on the Maxwell architecture.

With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


4650U:

A Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.3 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 5000 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6": 15 inch display-variants are the standard and are used for more than the half of all notebooks. 15.4 inch display with 16:10 are the standard for notebook displays. However nowadays, more and more 16:9 displays with 15.6 inch appear. The reason why so many people like displays with medium size is, that this size is not exhausting for the eyes, does not need too much energy and the laptops can be kept quite compact.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.5 kg: This notebook is lighter than the average of all notebooks. It is too heavy for sub-notebooks. 14 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Incorporated, a Taiwanese multinational company, produces motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, PDAs, computer monitors, notebook computers, servers, networking products, mobile phones, computer cases, computer components, and computer cooling systems. The company's 2007 revenues reached US$6.9 billion. ASUS also produces components for other manufacturers. The Eee PC initiated the netbook boom in 2008.

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Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

» HP Pavilion 15-J6Z61EA
Core i7 4510U
» MSI GP60 2PE-008RU
Core i7 4700HQ
» Asus R510LN
Core i3 4010U
» MSI GP60-2PEi585
Core i5 4200H

Devices with the same GPU

» Asus R453LN-WX085
Core i3 4010U, 14.0", 2 kg
» Asus Zenbook UX32LN
Core i7 4500U, 13.3", 1.441 kg
» Asus Zenbook UX32L
Core i5 4200U, 13.3", 1.5 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» HP Pavilion 15-p029tx
GeForce 830M, Core i3 4030U
» Toshiba Satellite Radius P55W-B5224
HD Graphics 4400, Core i7 4510U
» Toshiba Satellite P50-B-10D
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ
» HP Envy 15-U002NF
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
» Gigabyte P35K V2
GeForce GTX 870M, Core i7 4710HQ
» Toshiba Satellite P50t-B-108
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ
» Asus X550LDV-XO552H
GeForce 820M, Core i7 4510U
» Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 2 15
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
» Lenovo G510-59406666
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i7 4700MQ
» HP ProBook 450 G2
Radeon R5 (Kaveri), Core i5 4210U
» Packard Bell Easynote TF71BM
HD Graphics (Ivy Bridge), Celeron N2830
» Acer Aspire E5-571P-363N
HD Graphics 4400, Core i3 4030U
» Lenovo G50
HD Graphics (Haswell), Celeron 2957U
» Asus G550JK-CN268D
GeForce GTX 850M, Core i7 4700HQ
» HP ProBook 650 G1
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i5 4200M
» HP Envy 15z
Radeon HD 8650G, A-Series A10-5750M
» Toshiba Satellite P50-B-108
Radeon R9 M265X, Core i7 4700HQ
» Lenovo Y50-70 59-422475
GeForce GTX 860M, Core i7 4700HQ
» Asus K550LB-XX182D
GeForce GT 740M, Core i5 4200U
» Asus ASUSPRO ESSENTIAL PU550CA
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3217U
» Acer Aspire V5-573G-74518G25aii
GeForce GTX 850M, Core i5 4210U
» Acer Aspire M5-583P-6637
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-06-11 (Update: 2014-06-11)