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Asus N51 Series

Asus N51VProcessor: Intel Core 2 Duo T6500, Intel Core 2 Duo T9550
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M
Display: 15.6 inch
Weight: 2.95kg, 2.96kg
Price: 800 euro
Average Score: 81.33% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: 70%, features: 63%, display: 54%
mobility: 66%, workmanship: 76%, ergonomy: 74%, emissions: 83%

 

Asus N51V

Specifications

Asus N51VNotebook: Asus N51V
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T9550
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M
Display: 15.6 inch, 16:10, 1366 x 768 pixels
Weight: 2.95kg
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

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Average Score: 85% - good

Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)

 

Foreign Reviews

80% Test Asus N51V Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/24/2009
Rating: Total score: 80% performance: 84% display: 71% mobility: 75% workmanship: 82% ergonomy: 77% emissions: 85%
90% Asus N51VF-SX084C
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/17/2009
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 90% performance: 50% features: 50% display: 30% mobility: 50% workmanship: 70% ergonomy: 70%

 

Asus N51VF

Specifications

Notebook: Asus N51VF
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T6500
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M 1024 MB
Display: 15.6 inch, , 1366 x 768 pixels
Weight: 2.96kg
Price: 800 euro
Links: Asus homepage
 Asus notebook section

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74% Review Asus N51V Notebook | Notebookcheck
All in One? Asus sends a pricely attractive all-round notebook into the race with its N51V, which promises good performance values with a Core 2 Duo T6500 processor and a Geforce GT 130M graphic card. In connection with a 16:9 LED HD display, it seems to be interesting for hobby gamers as well as multimedia users. We have taken a closer look at the N51V and benchmarked it extensively.

 

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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.

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).


Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M: The GeForce GT 130M is a higher clocked GeForce 9650M GT with a slightly lower TDP (level of the 9600M GT). The performance differs according to the used type of memory (DDR3 up to 1066 MHz and DDR up to 600 MHz). PhysX is only supported in an SLI configuration.

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


Intel Core 2 Duo: This is the Core Duo and Core Solo successor with a longer pipeline and 5-20% more speed without more power consumption. As an addition to the Core Duo design there exists a fourth decoder, an amplified SSE-unit and an additional arithmetical logical unit (ALU).

The Core 2 Duo for laptops is identical to the desktop Core 2 Duo processors but the notebook-processors work with lower voltages (0.95 to 1188 Volt) and a lower Frontside bus clock (1066 vs 667 MHz). The performance of equally clocked notebooks is 20-25% lower than Desktop PCs because of the lower Frontside bus clock and the slower hard disks.

T9550:

The T9550 is a middle class dual-core CPU of the Core 2 Duo line and similar to the P9600 (except for the higher TDP of the T9550 - 35 vs 25 W). The performance of the T9550 should be sufficient for most applications and games of 2009.

T6500:

Entry level Penryn based dual-core CPU with a small 2MB level 2 cache and FSB800. Similar to the T6570 but without VT-x.

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


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


2.95 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.

2.96 kg:


81.33%: 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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GeForce GT 130M, Core 2 Duo T9550
Acer Aspire 5935G
GeForce GT 130M, Core 2 Duo T9550
Asus N51Vf
GeForce GT 130M, Core 2 Duo P8400

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Stefan Hinum, 2009-09-15 (Update: 2012-05-26)