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Asus B53S Series

Asus B53S-SO03XProcessor: Intel Core i5 2520M, Intel Core i7 2620M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 6470M
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.7kg, 2.8kg
Price: 1000 euro
: - %, performance: 90%, features: 90%, display: 30%
mobility: 70%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: 30%, emissions: - %

 

Asus B53S

Specifications

Asus B53SNotebook: Asus B53S
Processor: Intel Core i5 2520M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 6470M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.7kg
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

 

Asus B53S
Source: Itsvet HR→EN
price and performance good
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/09/2011

 

Asus B53S-SO03X

Specifications

Asus B53S-SO03XNotebook: Asus B53S-SO03X
Processor: Intel Core i7 2620M
Graphics Adapter: AMD Radeon HD 6470M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.8kg
Price: 1000 euro
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

 

Asus B53s
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/02/2011
Rating: performance: 90% features: 90% display: 30% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70% ergonomy: 30%

 

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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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Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

AMD Radeon HD 6470M: Entry to middle class graphics card based on the Seymore XT codename featuring the UVD3 video processor.

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


Intel Core i5:

2520M: Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. 

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.  

2620M: Very fast Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. 


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.


2.7 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.

2.8 kg:

This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in this class of weight.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-10- 7 (Update: 2012-05-26)