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Asus N56DY

Specifications

Asus N56DY
Asus N56DY (N56 Series)
Processor
AMD A8-5550M 4 x 2.1 - 3.1 GHz, Richland
Graphics adapter
Display
15.60 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, glossy: yes
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 8 64 Bit
Weight
2.7 kg ( = 95.24 oz / 5.95 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

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Reviews for the Asus N56DY

Asus N56DY
Source: Itsvet HR→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Excellent performance; good autonomy; 2 switchable graphic cards.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 07/05/2013

Comment

AMD Radeon HD 8750M: Mid-range graphics card based on the GCN architecture.

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.


A8-5550M: Quad-core processor with only two FPUs and an integrated Radeon HD 8550G graphics card. Top model of the "Richland" A8 series.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


15.60":

15-inch display variants are the standard and are used for more than half of all laptops.

The reason for the popularity of mid-sized displays is that this size is reasonably easy on the eyes, often allows high resolutions and thus offers rich details on the screen, yet does not consume too much power and the devices can still be reasonably compact - simply the standard compromise.

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


2.7 kg:

With this weight, a laptop is rather heavier than average. Devices in this range shine more with screen size and performance than with mobility.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a major Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer based in Taipei, founded in 1989. Under the Asus brand name, the company manufactures a wide range of products, including laptops, desktops, motherboards, graphics cards, monitors, smartphones and networking equipment, complete systems and PC components for end users.

Under the ROG (Republic of Gamers) brand name, ASUS manufactures gaming laptops known by gamers for their powerful specifications, dedicated graphics cards, high refresh rate displays and advanced cooling systems.

Beyond gaming, a wide range of notebooks are offered for different needs and budgets, from ultra-slim and lightweight ultrabooks to versatile 2-in-1 convertibles and budget-friendly options. In 2023, Asus had a 7% global market share of the PC market.

Customer satisfaction with ASUS notebooks concerns performance, the features, and the good price-performance ratio of ASUS notebooks. However, as with any brand, there are occasional reports of problems such as overheating, driver compatibility, or build quality issues.


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

 

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Radeon HD 8750M, Core i7 3612QM
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Radeon HD 8750M, Core i5 4200U
HP ProBook 450-H0U97EA
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i5 3230M

Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Acer Aspire V5-552G-8632
Radeon HD 8750M, A-Series A8-5557M, 2 kg
Acer Aspire V5-552G-X414
Radeon HD 8750M, A-Series A10-5757M, 2 kg
Samsung 300E5E-S01PL
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i3 3120M, 2.2 kg
Samsung NP370R5V
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i3 3110M, 2 kg
Samsung 510R5E-S01DE
Radeon HD 8750M, Core i5 3210M, 2.03 kg

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Radeon HD 8750M, Core i5 4200M, 17.30", 2.87 kg

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Current Prices
Stefan Hinum, 2013-07-11 (Update: 2013-07-11)