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Asus K73E

Specifications

Asus K73ENotebook: Asus K73E (K73 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i5 2520M
Graphics Adapter: Intel HD Graphics 3000
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1600x900 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3.2kg
Price: 900 euro
Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

Reviews for the Asus K73E

Foreign Reviews

80% Asus K73E - multimedialny kolos o mocnym procesorze
Source: Benchmark.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/04/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%

Comment

Intel HD Graphics 3000: Integrated graphics card in the Intel Sandy Bridge processors (Core ix-2xxx). The HD 3000 is the faster (internally GT2 called) version with 12 Execution Units (EUs).

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

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


2520M: Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.3": Meanwhile the 17 inch display size is a more frequently offered standard format for desktop-replacements. The DTR-laptops can't be carried easily, need much energy but on the other side texts can be read easily and high resolutions are no problem. DTR mainly are intended for stationary usage on desks, where the weight and the energy need are unimportant.
» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


3.2 kg: This weight is average for notebooks. Therefore the numerous mass of laptops with 15 inch display fits in 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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80%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.


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

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

» Sony Vaio SV-E1711P1EW
Core i5 2450M
» Sony Vaio VPC-EJ3K1E
Core i3 2350M
» Sony Vaio VPC-EJ28FX/B
Core i5 2430M
» HP Pavilion dv7-6c80us
Core i7 2670QM
» HP Pavilion dv7-6b55d
Core i5 2430M
» Dell Inspiron 17R-3530DBK
Core i7 2630QM
» HP Pavilion dv7-6123cl
Core i5 2410M
» HP Pavilion dv7-6163us
Core i7 2630QM
» Asus K73E-XA1
Core i5 2410M
» MSI FR720-002US
Core i7 2630QM
» Gateway NV77H05u
Core i3 2310M
» Sony Vaio VPC-EJ16FX/B
Core i3 2310M

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

» Toshiba Satellite L870-11J
Core i5 2450M, 2.7 kg
» HP Pavilion g7-1260us
Core i3 2330M, 2.7 kg
» Medion Akoya E7220 (MD 98740)
Core i3 2310M, 2.6 kg
» Samsung RV720-A02UK
Core i3 2310M, 2.7 kg

Devices with the same GPU

» Toshiba Satellite P55-A5200
Core i5 3337U, 15.6", 2.4 kg
» Samsung 350E5X-A04HR
Pentium B980, 15.6", 2.5 kg
» Toshiba Satellite L40-AI0110
Core i3 3227U, 14.0", 2 kg
» Asus X550CA-DB31
Core i3 3217U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
» Samsung 350V5C-A01RS
Core i3 3110M, 15.6", 2.5 kg
» Asus UX21E-KX020V
Core i3 2367M, 11.6", 1.1 kg
» Acer Iconia W700P-2365
Core i3 2375M, 11.6", 0.95 kg
» Dell Latitude 3330
Core i3 2375M, 13.3", 1.77 kg
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-04-25 (Update: 2012-05-26)