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Quite Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Across all the medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to the P550CA the maximum internal memory supported by processors range from 2GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB. The Asus P550CA has a quite big maximum internal memory supported by processor (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the P550CA.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Asus P550CA supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to it.
A 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all medium processor core laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of portable PC.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The Asus P550CA has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other medium processor core laptops that came out more than two years ago.
Has a Front Camera
The Asus P550CA has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age also have a front camera.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The Asus P550CA has one of the bigger total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. The average total storage capacity of medium processor core laptops that are a similar age to the P550CA is 500GB.
AC Cable Included
This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included on notebook PCs of a similar age and type to it.
+3 More reasons for
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This notebook PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is typical of many comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years.
802.11g WiFi Standard
The Asus P550CA has a better Wi-Fi standard than most laptops of a comparable type and age to it. This portable PC has an 802.11g WiFi standard, whereas most portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to it have an 802.11n WiFi standard. The worst Wi-Fi standard of all notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the P550CA is 802.11a and the best is 802.11n.
15 Reasons Against
Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
The Asus P550CA is a one PCI Express lane (max) notebook PC.
Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
The Asus P550CA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many similar spec notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as it. 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.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on laptops of this spec and age.
+12 More reasons against
Only SonicMaster Audio System
This laptop audio system, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to it.
Quite Small Battery Capacity
The average battery capacity of notebook PCs of this type and age is 50Wh, and the battery capacities range from 5Wh to 100Wh. With a battery capacity of only 37 watt-hours, the Asus P550CA has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.
Quite Small Battery Capacity
At only 2,600 milliamperes * hour, the Asus P550CA has a quite small battery capacity compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that are a comparable age to the P550CA. Across all the comparable spec laptops that have been available for a similar time to the P550CA the battery capacities range from 3mAh to 30,000mAh.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and spec to the P550CA, the Asus P550CA does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only One USB 3.0 Port
Most portable PCs of a similar type and age to the P550CA have between one and four USB 3.0 ports, including the Asus P550CA which has one USB 3.0 port.
Quite Small Maximum Internal Memory
Similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the P550CA have maximum internal memory of between 2GB and 32GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Asus P550CA has a fairly small maximum internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the P550CA.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
Most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been around for more than two years have between one and four USB 2.0 ports, including the Asus P550CA which has one USB 2.0 port.
Only Windows 8 Recovery Operating System
This portable PC has a Windows 8 Pro recovery operating system, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that were launched more than two years ago.
Only 1,000 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This portable PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many medium processor core laptops that are a comparable age to it.
At 32 millimeters, the Asus P550CA is fairly thick compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as the P550CA. Comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago have heights of between 1.8mm and 300mm, and the average height is 28mm.
6 Other reasons to consider the Asus P550CA
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this portable PC was released.
Average Screen Size
The Asus P550CA has a fairly typical screen size (15.6 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.
Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The Asus P550CA has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most portable PCs of this type and age.
+4 Other reasons
At 2.3 kilograms, the Asus P550CA has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been around for more than two years.
We compared all the other 2.3kg heavy notebook PCs to this laptop and we think the Toshiba Satellite C50-A which has a better Rating is also worth considering.
Other notebook PCs with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Toshiba Satellite C850 (2.3kg).
Average Internal Memory
At 4 gigabytes, the Asus P550CA has a pretty standard internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the P550CA.
Average Processor Clock Speed
At 1.8 gigahertz, the Asus P550CA has a pretty standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and type to the P550CA.
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Processor Clock Speed
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
333, 1333, 133, 1600
Processor Memory Type
DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM, DDR3L
Conflict Free Processor
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Maximum Internal Memory
1 x 4
Memory Clock Speed
Total Storage Capacity
Integrated Card Reader
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Installed
1366 x 768
Touch Sensitive Screen
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DisplayPort, DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
DVD Super Multi
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
Ethernet LAN Connection
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Wireless LAN Connection
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Headphone Out Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Windows 7 Professional
Optional Operating System
Recovery Operating System
Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Identity Protection Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Execute Disable Bit
Thermal Monitoring Technology
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Smart Cache
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery Cell Count
Polymer, Li-Ion polymer
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
100 - 240
AC Adapter Frequency
50, 60, 50/60
AC Adapter Power
BIOS, HDD, User
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Weight & Dimensions
Height At Front
Height At Rear
AC Adapter Included
Quick Start Guide
CE Marking Compliance, BSMI, RoHS
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Clear Video HD, Intel Insider, Intel InTru 3D, Intel Quick Sync Video
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