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Asus N53SN Series

Asus N53SN-SX195VProcessor: Intel Core i5 2410M, Intel Core i7 2630QM
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.7kg, 2.9kg, 3kg
Price: 900, 1000, 1299 euro
Average Score: 81.8% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 5 reviews)
: - %, performance: 88%, features: 81%, display: 65%
mobility: 73%, workmanship: 94%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 86%

 

Asus N53SN-SX091V

Specifications

Asus N53SN-SX091VNotebook: Asus N53SN-SX091V
Processor: Intel Core i7 2630QM
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M 2048 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Price: 1299 euro
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

Average Score: 82% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

82% Review Asus N53SN (X5MSN) Notebook | Notebookcheck
Graphics update. The Taiwanese company Asus sends a familiar multimedia laptop with the new GT 550M graphics from Nvidia and Intel's Core i7-2630QM called N53SN-SX091V (X5MSN) into the race. We've checked the all-rounder's qualities, which is now available for 1299 euros (RRP).
82% Test Asus N53SN (X5MSN) Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/26/2011
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 88% display: 65% mobility: 73% workmanship: 94% ergonomy: 76% emissions: 86%

 

Asus N53SN-XV1

Specifications

Asus N53SN-XV1Notebook: Asus N53SN-XV1
Processor: Intel Core i5 2410M
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1366x768 pixels
Weight: 2.9kg
Price: 900 euro
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

Average Score: 80% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)

 

80% ASUS N53SN-XV1 15.6-inch Thin And Light Laptop PC
Source: Comp Reviews English
For a multimedia focused laptop, ASUS seems to have missed the market and put out a highly capable gaming system with the N52SN-XV1. The 1920x1080 display allows for HD video but they seem to have forgotten to add a Blu-ray drive. Instead, they put in a very capable GeForce GT 550M graphics with some superb audio. The hard drive provides plenty of space for media files but it is a bit on the slow side.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/25/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%

 

Asus N53SN-SZ162V

Specifications

Asus N53SN-SZ162VNotebook: Asus N53SN-SZ162V
Processor: Intel Core i7 2630QM
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels
Weight: 3kg
Price: 1000 euro
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

Average Score: 82.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

80% Asus N53SN-SZ162V
Source: 01Net French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/18/2011
Rating: Total score: 80%
85% Asus N53SN-SZ162V : Sandy Bridge montre ses muscles
Source: Erenumerique French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/13/2011
Rating: Total score: 85%

 

Asus N53SN-SX195V

Specifications

Asus N53SN-SX195VNotebook: Asus N53SN-SX195V
Processor: Intel Core i7 2630QM
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels
Weight: 2.7kg
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

 

Ревю на лаптоп ASUS N53SN
Source: PC Store BU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/18/2011

 

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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.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M:

Performance-level graphics card for laptops based on the old 400M series but with support for DDR3 at 900MHz.

» 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.  

2630QM: Fast Quad-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. 

Intel Core i5:

2410M:

Dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. The CPU is clocked at 2.3 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.6-2.9 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1200 MHz Turbo).


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.

3 kg:

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


81.8%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

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

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» Asus N53SN-XV1
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HD Graphics 4400, Core i5 4210U
» Acer Aspire E5-572G-50FB
GeForce 8400M GT, Core i5 4210M
» Toshiba Satellite Pro R50-B-12U
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HD Graphics (Haswell), Celeron 2957U
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2011-05-25 (Update: 2012-05-26)