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Asus U44SG-WO044V

Specifications

Asus U44SG-WO044V
Asus U44SG-WO044V (U44 Series)
Graphics adapter
Display
14 inch 16:9, 1366 x 768 pixel, glossy: no
Weight
1.7 kg ( = 59.97 oz / 3.75 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1300 Euro

 

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price: - %, performance: 90%, features: 50%, display: 50% mobility: 50%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 30%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Asus U44SG-WO044V

Asus U44SG – Review
Source: Gadgetmix English
The internal speakers lack bass and even middle tones seem under-represented; any half-decent external speakers will greatly improve user experience. Onpower-saving settings we eked out ten hours-plus of battery runtime, and WiFi-surfing and moderate use delivered an unobjectionable 7:30, even with maximum screen brightness. That’s really quite formidable for such a powerful notebook.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/02/2012

Foreign Reviews

Asus U44SG-WO044V
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/18/2012
Rating: performance: 90% features: 50% display: 50% mobility: 50% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 30%
仅19毫米厚 华硕U44S极致便携笔记本评测
Source: PC Online.com.cn zh-CN→EN
Positive: Weight and thickness are excellent; 8hrs battery life.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/30/2012

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce 610M: Entry level graphics card based on the older GeForce GT 520M or GeForce GT 520MX. 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.
Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  
2640M: Very fast dual-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » 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.
1.7 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).


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

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Stefan Hinum, 2012-04-25 (Update: 2012-05-26)