Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
With an on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency of 1,200 megahertz, the Asus UX301LA's on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency is one of the fastest amongst portable PCs of this age and spec. Across all the ultrabooks that were released one year ago the on-board graphics adapter dynamic frequencies range from 1,000MHz to 1,200MHz.
Has a Front Camera
Like most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the UX301LA, the UX301LA has a front camera.
Very Fast Processor Clock Speed
At 2.8 gigahertz, the UX301LA has a very fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the UX301LA. The slowest processor clock speed of comparable spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the UX301LA is 1.6GHz and the fastest is 2.8GHz.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
The UX301LA has an Intel Core i7 processor family which is better than most ultrabooks that have been around for more than a year. Most laptops of a comparable age and spec to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family. The best processor family of all portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the UX301LA is Intel Core i7-4xxx and the worst is Intel Core i5.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The UX301LA supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to it. Most similar spec notebook PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed.
This portable PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is actually the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all ultrabooks that have been around for a comparable time to the UX301LA.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor across similar types of portable PC is 133MHz.
Quite Big Internal Memory
Across all the portable PCs that have been around for more than a year the internal memory range from 4GB to 8GB. At 8 gigabytes, the UX301LA has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the UX301LA.
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SSD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on portable PCs of this spec and age. 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.
If the storage medium of this portable PC is too bad for you then you might want to look at the DELL XPS 13 (SSD), or the Lenovo Yoga (SSD).
Very Big Total Storage Capacity
The smallest total storage capacity of portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year is 120GB and the biggest is 520GB. The total storage capacity of the UX301LA of 512 gigabytes is one of the biggest amongst laptops that are a similar age to the UX301LA.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type, the Asus UX301LA has a touch sensitive screen.
512 Solid-State Drive Capacity
Most of the other ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the UX301LA only have between 16 and 511 solid-state drive capacity, however the Asus UX301LA has 512 solid-state drive capacity.
Quite Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
The UX301LA has a quite fast maximum turbo frequency (3.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type. The slowest maximum turbo frequency of ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the UX301LA is 2.6GHz, the fastest is 3.3GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3GHz.
802.11g WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11a|802.11ac|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many comparable spec laptops that were released around the same time as it.
Six Battery Cells
Most ultrabooks that are a similar age to the UX301LA have between three and seven battery cells, including the UX301LA which has six battery cells.
Quite Big Processor Cache
The UX301LA has one of the bigger processor caches (4 megabytes) amongst comparable spec portable PCs of this age. The smallest processor cache of portable PCs of this age and spec is 3MB and the biggest is 4MB.
Very Big Battery Capacity
The battery capacities of ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as the UX301LA range from 23Wh to 55Wh. The UX301LA has one of the bigger battery capacities (50.6 watt-hours) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
1x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This laptop has a 1x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most frequently found memory slot on comparable spec laptops that were launched more than a year ago.
With a height of only 15.5 millimeters, the UX301LA is one of the thinner ultrabooks that are a similar age to the UX301LA amongst ultrabooks of this age. The thinnest ultrabook that has been around for a comparable time to the UX301LA is 12mm thick and the thickest is 23mm.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The UX301LA does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other portable PCs that are a comparable age to the UX301LA which have a full-size keyboard.
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Released Over a Year Ago
Asus released the UX301LA over a year ago.
Average Screen Size
The UX301LA has a pretty average screen size (13.3 inches) compared to most of the other portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the UX301LA.
The Asus UX301LA has a relatively standard weight (1.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the UX301LA.
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