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Asus ASUSPRO Series

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced BU401LA-CZ040GProcessor: Intel Core i5 4200U, Intel Core i7 4558U, Intel Core i7 4650U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4400, Intel Iris Graphics 5100, NVIDIA GeForce 840M
Display: 14.0 inch, 15.6 inch
Weight: 1.6kg, 1.7kg, 2.5kg
Price: 1100 euro
Average Score: 88% - very good
Average of 2 scores (from 5 reviews)
price: 99%, performance: - %, features: 72%, display: 89%
mobility: 86%, workmanship: 100%, ergonomy: 100%, emissions: - %

 

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced B551LA-CR026G

Specifications

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced B551LA-CR026GNotebook: Asus ASUSPRO Advanced B551LA-CR026G
Processor: Intel Core i7 4558U
Graphics Adapter: Intel Iris Graphics 5100
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.5kg
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

Average Score: 90% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

90% Teszt: Asus ASUSPRO B551 – Partner a munkában
Source: Wikitech HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 04/11/2014
Rating: Total score: 90% workmanship: 100% ergonomy: 100%

 

Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LG

Specifications

Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LGNotebook: Asus ASUSPRO ADVANCED B551LG
Processor: Intel Core i7 4650U
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce 840M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels
Weight: 2.5kg
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

 

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

 

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced Bu401La

Specifications

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced Bu401LaNotebook: Asus ASUSPRO Advanced Bu401La
Processor: Intel Core i7 4558U
Graphics Adapter: Intel Iris Graphics 5100
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 1.6kg
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

 

Asuspro Advanced Bu401La – Яппи Мира Ультрабуков
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Elegant design; compact size; comfortable keyboard; matte display; good connectivity.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/27/2014

 

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced BU401LA-CZ040G

Specifications

Asus ASUSPRO Advanced BU401LA-CZ040GNotebook: Asus ASUSPRO Advanced BU401LA-CZ040G
Processor: Intel Core i5 4200U
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 4400
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels
Weight: 1.7kg
Price: 1100 euro
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

Average Score: 86% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

86% Kompakter Spitzenreiter
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/05/2014
Rating: Total score: 86% price: 99% features: 72% display: 89% mobility: 86% ergonomy: 100%

 

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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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Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

Intel Iris Graphics 5100:

Integrated GPU (GT3) with 40 EUs (sans eDRAM) as found on certain ULV Haswell CPUs. Second fastest GPU in its family.

Intel HD Graphics 4400:

ULV integrated GPU (GT2) with 20 EUs found on certain Haswell CPU models.

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

NVIDIA GeForce 840M:

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

» 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.  

4558U:

Haswell-based low-voltage dual-core processor clocked at 2.8 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 3.3 GHz. Offers an integrated Iris Graphics 5100 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.

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.

Intel Core i5:

4200U:

Haswell-based ULV dual-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz with Turbo Boost support up to 2.6 GHz. Offers an integrated HD Graphics 4400 and a dual-channel DDR3 memory controller.


14.0: 14 inch display size is a mixture between the small formats of subnotebooks and the 15 inch standard display. 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.

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.


1.6 kg:

This sub-notebook weighs less than the average of all notebooks and represents a medium class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 11 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

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.


88%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Core i7 4600U
» Fujitsu Lifebook U904
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Core i5 4300U
» Toshiba Tecra Z40-A1402
Core i7 4600U
» Dell Inspiron 14-7437
Core i7 4500U

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Acer Aspire E5-471-59RT
Core i5 4210U, 2.3 kg
» Dell Latitude 14 Rugged Extreme
Core i5 4300U, 3.69 kg
» Dell Inspiron 14-544
Core i5 4210U, 2.2 kg
» Asus VivoBook S451LA-CA045H
Core i5 4200U, 2.2 kg
» Asus VivoBook V451LA-DS51T
Core i5 4200U, 2.2 kg

Devices with the same GPU

» Asus Zenbook UX303LA-R5097H
Core i7 4510U, 13.3", 1.5 kg
» Toshiba Satellite L70-B-11C
Core i5 4200U, 17.3", 2.7 kg
» Acer Aspire R13
Core i5 4210U, 13.3", 1.8 kg
» Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro P35W-B3226
Core i7 4510U, 13.3", 2.3 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2014-06-11 (Update: 2014-06-11)