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Asus U40SD

Specifications

Asus U40SD
Asus U40SD (U40 Series)
Processor
Graphics adapter
Display
14.1 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
2 kg ( = 70.55 oz / 4.41 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Average Score: 91% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)

Reviews for the Asus U40SD

91% 13.3인치 사이즈로 누리는 14.1인치 표준 노트북의 편리함 - 아수스 U40SD (성능편)
Source: Notegear KO→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/14/2012
Rating: Total score: 91%
13.3인치 사이즈로 누리는 14.1인치 표준 노트북의 편리함 - 아수스 U40SD (외형편)
Source: Notegear KO→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 01/02/2012

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M: Entry level graphics card based on the new GF119 chip with a 64 Bit memory bus or on the GF108 with 128 Bit memory bus but lower clock rates. 

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.


2430M: 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 2.4 GHz (Turbo Boost 2.7-3 GHz) and the GPU at 650 (1200 MHz Turbo).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


14.1":

This display size represents a treshold between the small sizes of subnotebooks and ultrabooks and the standard-sizes of office- and multimedia laptops on the other hand. Laptops with that size are somewhat rare, nowadays.

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


2 kg:

This weight is typical for very big tablets, subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 11-13 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.

In the notebook sector, Asus had a global market share of about 11% from 2014-2016, making it the fourth largest laptop manufacturer. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share (as of 2016).


91%: There do not exist many models, which are rated better. The most ratings get ratings, which are a bit worse.


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

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

Asus U40S
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2520M
Acer TravelMate 8481TG-2634G38nkk
GeForce GT 520M, Core i7 2637M
Acer TravelMate 8481G-2464G12ikk
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2467M
Acer TravelMate 8481TG-2674G38nkk
GeForce GT 520M, Core i7 2677M
Acer TravelMate 8481TG-2678G38nkk
GeForce GT 520M, Core i7 2677M
Dell XPS 14z
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2410M
LG P430-K.AN51G
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2520M
MSI CX480
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2410M
Samsung RV420-S07
GeForce GT 520M, Core i3 2310M

Devices with the same GPU

LG P530-K.AN61G
GeForce GT 520M, Core i7 2620M, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad Z570-102468G
GeForce GT 520M, Core i3 2330M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
Asus P53SJ-SO002X
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2410M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
Packard Bell EasyNote TS44-HR-060FR
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2410M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
Asus X53SJ-SX534V
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2410M, 15.6", 2.7 kg
MSI CX640-071US
GeForce GT 520M, Core i3 2310M, 15.6", 2.6 kg
LG P530-K.AN51G
GeForce GT 520M, Core i5 2520M, 15.6", 2.2 kg
LG P530-K.AE31G
GeForce GT 520M, Core i7 2620M, 15.6", 2.2 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Asus F756UA-TY031T
HD Graphics 520, Core i3 6100U, 17.3", 2.8 kg
Asus R753UX-T4115D
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 6700HQ, 17.3", 2.7 kg
Asus K501UQ-DM032T
GeForce 940MX, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2 kg
Asus F556UJ-XO155T
GeForce 920M, Core i3 6100U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Asus F541UV-XX339T
GeForce 920MX, unknown, 15.6", 2 kg
Asus X555QG
Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge), Bristol Ridge FX-9800P, 15.6", 2.2 kg
Asus N552VX-FW120T
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 6700HQ, 15.6", 2.5 kg
Asus K550VX-DM028D
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 6700HQ, 15.6", 2.5 kg
Asus K501UQ
GeForce 940MX, Core i5 6200U, 15.6", 2 kg
Asus K550VX-DM108T
GeForce GTX 950M, Core i7 6700HQ, 15.6", 2.4 kg
Asus X556UJ-XO044T
GeForce 920M, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
Asus X556UJ-XO001T
GeForce 920M, Core i7 6500U, 15.6", 2.3 kg
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Stefan Hinum, 2012-01- 8 (Update: 2012-05-26)