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Asus N43J

Specifications

Asus N43JNotebook: Asus N43J (N43 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i7 740QM
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 435M
Display: 14.0 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 2.4kg
Price: 1000 euro

Reviews for the Asus N43J

Foreign Reviews

ASUS N43J
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
workmanship and keyboard good, display severly glossy
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/06/2011

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 435M: GF108 based mid-range graphics card with DX11 support.

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

» 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.  


740QM:

The Core i7-740QM is a high-end quad-core CPU for laptops (in 2010) with a relative small base clock rate and a high Turbo Boost max frequency of 2.93 GHz (for one core). Therefore, it combines the advantages of a slow clocked quad core CPU with a fast single core one. Compared to the faster Core i7 mobile CPUs, the 740QM only features 6MB L3 Cache.

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


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


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

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

» Asus N43JM-VX025V
Core i5 480M

Devices with the same GPU

» Dell XPS 15-dndogx4
Core i7 740QM, 15.6", 2.8 kg
» Dell XPS 17-L701X
Core i5 460M, 17.3", 3.4 kg
» Dell XPS 15 FHD
Core i7 840QM, 15.6", 2.86 kg
» Dell XPS 15
Core i5 460M, 15.6", 2.8 kg

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» Acer Aspire E5-471G-527B
GeForce 820M, Core i5 4210U
» Dell Inspiron 14-544
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
» HP ProBook 640-F1Q08ES
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» Asus VivoBook S451LA-CA045H
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» Eurocom Armadillo 14 inch
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» Asus VivoBook V451LA-DS51T
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» Lenovo ThinkPad T440p
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» Toshiba Satellite E45t-A4300
HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4200U
» Acer Aspire E1-470P-6659
HD Graphics 4000, Core i3 3217U
» Lenovo IdeaPad Y410p-59399853
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» Sony Vaio SV-F1421E2EW
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-03- 9 (Update: 2012-05-26)