Unlike most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the GL551JM which do not have a full-size keyboard, the GL551JM has a full-size keyboard.
Has a Front Camera
The GL551JM has a front camera. Most of the other gaming laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the GL551JM also have a front camera.
Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed
The processor clock speeds of similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for more than two years range from 2.2GHz to 2.9GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 2.4GHz. At 2.5 gigahertz, the Asus GL551JM has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the GL551JM.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many laptops of this type and age.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Asus GL551JM supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of this spec and age. Most notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across all notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the GL551JM.
Across comparable types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this type and age. HDD is a traditional storage drive which stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are slower than other forms of storage such as solid state drives (SSD) and flash drives.
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Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
Across all the laptops of a similar age and spec to the GL551JM the maximum turbo frequencies range from 3.2GHz to 3.8GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.4GHz. At 3.5 gigahertz, the Asus GL551JM has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.
At only 383 millimeters, the GL551JM is fairly narrow compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that came out around the same time as the GL551JM. The widths of gaming laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 330mm to 460mm, and the average width is 400mm.
802.11b WiFi Standard
The GL551JM has an 802.11b WiFi standard which is better than most notebook PCs of this age and spec. Most notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it have an 802.11g WiFi standard. Across all portable PCs of this age and spec the best Wi-Fi standard is 802.11n and the worst is 802.11a.
1.4 HDMI Version
This portable PC has a 1.4 HDMI version, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.
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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other laptops of this age and type, the GL551JM does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Very Small Battery Capacity
With a battery capacity of only 56 watt-hours, the GL551JM has one of the smaller battery capacities amongst gaming laptops of this age. Across all the similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the GL551JM the battery capacities range from 49Wh to 6,000Wh, and the average battery capacity is 230Wh.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this gaming laptop was released.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.
Average Internal Memory
At 16 gigabytes, the GL551JM has a fairly standard internal memory compared to most of the other comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the GL551JM.
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Average Total Storage Capacity
The GL551JM has a fairly typical total storage capacity (1,000 gigabyte) compared to most of the other gaming laptops that came out around the same time as the GL551JM.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the GL551JM has a pretty average screen size compared to most of the other gaming laptops that were released more than two years ago.
With a weight of 2.7 kilograms, the Asus GL551JM has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the GL551JM.
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