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Asus B551LG 2 Core Intel Core I5-4xxx 2GHz 8GB 128GB SSD 15.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-4xxx 2GHz 8GB Jul 2014
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12 Reasons For

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This notebook PC supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on comparable spec portable PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Asus Has Good Reviews for Its Notebook PCs

Medium processor core laptops built by Asus have good reviews on average. We also checked the reviews for all laptops (not just medium processor core laptops) and found that Asus also has good reviews across its entire range.

Three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

The Asus B551LG is a three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than two years have between one and four USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus B551LG has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than a 1366 x 768 pixels laptop, which is the most frequently found display resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution is actually the best display resolution amongst all medium processor core laptops that were launched around the same time as the B551LG.

The worst display resolution across comparable types of portable PC is 1366 x 768 pixels.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus B551LG supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most portable PCs of this spec and age. This laptop supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this Asus portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.

A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the B551LG.

Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.

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SSD Storage Medium

The Asus B551LG has an SSD storage medium which is better than the HDD storage medium found on most medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

An SSD storage medium is actually the best storage medium amongst all medium processor core laptops that were released more than two years ago.

An HDD storage medium is the worst storage medium across similar types of portable PC.

Portable PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth considering include the T420s (SSD), or the S540 (SSD) both from Lenovo.

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Intel Core I5 Processor Family

This notebook PC has an Intel Core i5-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to it.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other comparable spec laptops that are a similar age to the B551LG, the Asus B551LG has a front camera.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many laptops that came out around the same time as it.

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Three USB 3.0 Ports

The Asus B551LG is a three USB 3.0 port laptop.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

This portable PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many similar spec laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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9 Reasons Against

Quite Small Total Storage Capacity

At only 128 gigabytes, the Asus B551LG has a very small total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to the B551LG. Notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago have total storage capacity of between 1GB and 1.5TB.

If this medium processor core notebook PC total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo X230 ($1,391.49) (180GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus B551LG does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for around the same time as the B551LG.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This laptop Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Heavy

The Asus B551LG is one of the heavier similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the B551LG (2.5 kilograms) amongst medium processor core laptops of this age. The average weight of portable PCs that were released more than two years ago is 2.2kg.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on portable PCs of this age and spec.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Asus B551LG does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the B551LG also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 128 Solid-State Drive Capacity

Most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the B551LG have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacity, including the Asus B551LG which has 128 solid-state drive capacity.

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Only One USB 2.0 Port

The Asus B551LG is a one USB 2.0 port portable PC. Most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been around for around the same time as the B551LG have between one and eight USB 2.0 ports.

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Only 4 Bluetooth Version

This laptop supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is the most frequently supported Bluetooth version on medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for more than two years.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Asus B551LG

Released Over Two Years Ago

Asus released the B551LG over two years ago.

Average Processor Clock Speed

The Asus B551LG has a pretty standard processor clock speed (2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this type and age.

Alternative 2GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs currently available which you might want to look at include the HP 350 which has better reviews.

If you want a faster processor clock speed then you might want to consider the Lenovo X240 (2.1GHz).

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Average Internal Memory

At 8 gigabytes, the Asus B551LG has a fairly typical internal memory compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this age and spec.

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Average Screen Size

The Asus B551LG has a relatively typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the B551LG.

We compared this portable PC to all the other 15.6" laptops and we think the Toshiba Satellite C50-A which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Expert Reviews

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The Asus Pro B551LG-CN009G Asus has promised quite a lot regarding the "professional quality" of the Asus Pro B551LG, but at least concerning our first test device, these promises backfired. Sharp...

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7 July 2014

Professional met problemen. Asus' nieuwe Pro laptops richten zich op zakelijke professionals - talrijke beveiligingsopties zijn geïntegreerd - maar zijn tegelijk ook erg geschikt voor... Read more…

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Sturdy and stable, great keyboard, decent touchpad, bright display with a great contrast ratio, beautiful, accurate colors, great sharpness, superb brightness homogeneity, fast enough for most recent
Stevig en stabiel, uitstekend toetsenbord, degelijk touchpad, helder beeldscherm met erg goed contrast, mooie, accurate kleuren, uitstekende scherpte, prima helderheidsverdeling, snel genoeg voor de m
Salam ve stabil
Harika klavye, makul touchpad
Harika kontrast oranna sahip parlak ekran
Rather heavy, sharp edges (first test device), build quality not always on par, numpad keys too small, malfunctioning USB port, some port locations not ideal
CPU throttling issues, extremely low Ice Storm score, subpar battery life
Nogal zwaar, scherpe randen (eerste testtoestel), bouwkwaliteit soms wat ondermaats, numpadtoetsen te klein
USBpoort met storingen, aantal poorten suboptimaal gepositioneerd, problemen met CPUthrottling, extreem lage score voor Ice Storm, ondermaatse bat
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31 July 2015

Asus Pro B551LG to wed?ug producenta laptop dla profesjonalistów, oferuj?cy "doskona?? niezawodno??". W przypadku pierwszego testowanego egzemplarza autora spotka? srogi zawód, gdy? mia? on...

Bardzo dobra matryca, solidna obudowa, mia w dotyku klawiatura, nieza wydajno graficzna
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14 July 2014

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27 May 2014

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7 July 2014

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus b551lgxb51
Barcodes 00886227798957, 08862277989578
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