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Asus P42JC-VO012X

Specifications

Asus P42JC-VO012X
Asus P42JC-VO012X (P42JC Series)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce 310M - 1024 MB, Core: 606 MHz, Memory: 667 MHz, 8.17.12.5741
Memory
4096 MB 
, DDR3-8500, 1066 MHz, max. 8 GB, 2 banks
Display
14 inch 16:10, 1366 x 768 pixel, LED, glossy: no
Mainboard
Intel HM55
Storage
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 ST9320325AS, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm,
Soundcard
Realtek ALC269 @ Intel Ibex Peak PCH
Connections
3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: headphone out, Card Reader: 4in1 cardreader (SD, MMC, MS, MS Pro), 0 Fingerprint Reader
Networking
JMicron PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Adapter (10/100/1000/2500/5000MBit/s), Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 2.1
Optical drive
HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GT32N
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 27 x 330 x 240 ( = 1.06 x 12.99 x 9.45 in)
Battery
47 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6 cell, 4400mAh
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: 0,3 Megapixel
Additional features
cable strap, quick guide, warranty documents, recovery DVD, Adobe Reader 9, AI Recovery Burner, Asus Access, Asus AP Bank, Asus Copy Protect, Asus Secure Delete, Control Deck, Cyberlink PowerDVD 9, e-Driver, eManual, Game Park, LifeFrame, Scene Switch, Skype, SmartLogon Manager, Splendid Utility, syncabels desktop, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
2.3 kg ( = 81.13 oz / 5.07 pounds), Power Supply: 350 g ( = 12.35 oz / 0.77 pounds)
Price
880 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 82.67% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: 71%, features: 63%, display: 65% mobility: 62%, workmanship: 76%, ergonomy: 77%, emissions: 87%

Reviews for the Asus P42JC-VO012X

84% Review Asus P42JC Notebook | Notebookcheck
Strong Business Partner. Asus doesn't yet have much to offer in the business field. That's why we are even more curious about how the P43JC at hand will score. The notebook attracts attention with a very good manufacturing, high-end materials and not least with good performance and a useable battery life.
84% Test Asus P42JC Notebook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/02/2010
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 71% display: 77% mobility: 78% workmanship: 89% ergonomy: 90% emissions: 87%
80% Asus P42JC-VO012X
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/20/2010
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 70% performance: 70% features: 60% display: 40% mobility: 30% workmanship: 50% ergonomy: 50%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 310M: The GeForce 310M is the successor of the GeFore G210M and based on the same chip with very similar clock rates (shader speed +30MHz to 1530MHz).

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.

450M: Should be similar to the Core i5-520M but without AES functions.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

14":

Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

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.

2.3 kg:

Usually subnotebooks, ultrabooks and quite lightweight laptops with 12-16 inch display-diagonal weigh as much.


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).


82.67%: 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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Stefan Hinum, 2010-10-26 (Update: 2012-05-26)