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Asus K51AC-SX038V

Specifications

Asus K51AC-SX038VNotebook: Asus K51AC-SX038V (K51 Series)
Processor: AMD Athlon X2 QL-65
Graphics Adapter: ATI Radeon HD 3200
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.7kg
Price: 500 euro
Average Score: 72% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: 59%, features: 62%, display: 55% mobility: 48%, workmanship: 76%, ergonomy: 70%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Asus K51AC-SX038V

70% ASUS K51AC-SX038V
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/17/2009
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 50% features: 50% display: 30% mobility: 30% workmanship: 70% ergonomy: 70%
74% ASUS K51AC-SX038V – Budget-Kracher für den Heimgebrauch.
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/03/2009
Rating: Total score: 74% performance: 67% features: 73% display: 80% mobility: 66% workmanship: 81%

Comment

ATI Radeon HD 3200: Onboard (shared Memory) graphics chip (on RS780M chipset) based on the HD 2400 graphics core. It also features the UVD video engine to decode HD videos. Beware: Under Windows XP the HD 3200 may have no 2D accelleration because of a driver problem.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

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


QL-65: Similar to the Turion X2 CPU, but with reduced power saving functions (no deep sleep, only 2 instead of 3 P-states). Compareable to a 1.3-2.0 GHz Core 2 Duo (depending on the application).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.6":

15-16 inch is a standard display size for laptops and offers the biggest variety of products.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


2.7 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


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.

Asus reviews


72%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


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

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2009-12-25 (Update: 2012-05-26)