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Asus A7k

Specifications

Asus A7k
Asus A7k (A7 Series)
Display
17.1 inch 16:10, 1440 x 900 pixel, glossy: yes
Weight
4.1 kg ( = 144.62 oz / 9.04 pounds), Power Supply: 0 g ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1000 Euro

 

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price: - %, performance: 70%, features: 80%, display: 80% mobility: 40%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: 70%

Reviews for the Asus A7k

Asus Z83/A7k
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
User Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/29/2008
Rating: performance: 70% features: 80% display: 80% mobility: 40% workmanship: 90% emissions: 70%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2600: This is a DirectX 10 graphic card from ATI and direct competitor to the NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GS graphic card for laptops and performs in games much better than the Nvidia card.

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.

AMD Turion 64 X2: AMD Turion 64 X2 is intended to be positioned against the Intel Core Duo was presented in 17. May 2006. The current consumption is not higher than with Centrino-Duo-notebooks (TL-45 with ATI Xpress and Mobility Radeon X300). This means, that approximative the same battery runtime and fan functions can be expected (with this chipset). However, the performance was 20% below the T2300 (1.66 GHz) due to the lower L2 Cache (Core Duo has 2048 Kbyte shared L2 Cache). Nevertheless, the performance is sufficient.

TL-58:

In 65nm (31W TDP) produced dual core processor with a clock rate of 1.9 GHz. The TL-58 is still based on the K8 core and compareable to a slower clocked Core Duo.

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

17.1":

This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

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

4.1 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.

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).


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

 

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

Fujitsu-Siemens LifeBook N6460
Mobility Radeon HD 2600, Core 2 Duo T7500

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Fujitsu-Siemens LifeBook N6470
Mobility Radeon HD 2600, Core 2 Duo T8300, 4.6 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad Y710
Mobility Radeon HD 2600, Core 2 Duo T9300, 3.6 kg

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Stefan Hinum, 2008-06-14 (Update: 2012-05-26)