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Asus UX51VZ 4 Core Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.1GHz 8GB 512GB SSD 15" Laptop

4 Intel Core I7-3xxx 2.1GHz 8GB Jul 2015
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19 Reasons For

Six Industry Awards

Amongst laptops that have been on the market for more than a year, this notebook PC is one of the most awarded by portable PC experts.

Computerbase.de, Ferra.ru and Pcfoster.pl all endorse this portable PC and have given it their "Recommended" award.

This Asus portable PC was given an "Editor's Choice" award by both Digitaltrends.com and Laptopmag.com, both of which thought that this portable PC was terrific.

This Asus portable PC received a "Technical Award" from Hardwareluxx.de.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on seventeen expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, PC Mag, Digitaltrends.com and computershopper.com the average expert rating of this Asus portable PC is 84 out of 100. If all the many processor core portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago are ranked by average expert review score then this portable PC is in the top 10%.

Nice Design

Several Asus UX51VZ reviewers who reviewed the product considered that it was a good design. Expert review site Digitaltrends.com said in their Asus UX51VZ review “The brilliant displays, slim design”. Expert review site Laptopmag.com wrote “A full HD screen in a sleek design, making it an excellent 15-inch Windows 8 Ultrabook” in their review of the Asus UX51VZ.

One customer said in their reviews that it was good looking. Expert review site Notebookreview.com wrote three years ago “With its stylish and durable build, strong performance” .

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Good Size

One Asus UX51VZ owner wrote in their reviews that this laptop was thin.

Robust

One customer who bought the Asus UX51VZ said that it was strong and durable.

Acceptable Noise Level

One person considered that it was noisy. Digitaltrends.com wrote “This laptop is louder than many mainstrea”.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many many processor core portable PCs that came out around the same time as it.

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Very Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

When compared to other many processor core portable PCs that have been available for more than a year, the on-board graphics adapter base frequency of the Asus UX51VZ of 650 megahertz is one of the fastest. The on-board graphics adapter base frequencies of similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the UX51VZ range from 200MHz to 850MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 380MHz.

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Asus Has Good Laptop Reviews

On average Asus many processor core portable PCs have good reviews as do all portable PCs produced by Asus.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This laptop has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of this spec and age.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other similar spec laptops that have been around for more than a year, the Asus UX51VZ has a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus UX51VZ supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most laptops that came out around the same time as it. Most similar spec portable PCs that were released one year ago support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Notebook PCs that were launched around the same time as the UX51VZ processor memory clock speeds range from 133MHz (worst) to 1,866MHz (best).

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SSD Storage Medium

The Asus UX51VZ has an SSD storage medium which is better than most laptops that have been around for more than a year. Most similar spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as it have an HDD storage medium. 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 in fact the best storage medium amongst all notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the UX51VZ.

The worst storage medium amongst similar types of laptop is HDD.

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Light

The Asus UX51VZ is quite light (only 2.1 kilograms) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been on the market for a comparable time to the UX51VZ. The weights of many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the UX51VZ range from 980g to 4.2kg, and the average weight is 2.5kg.

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L3 Processor Cache

This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on portable PCs of this type and age.

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512 Solid-State Drive Capacity

Most notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the UX51VZ have between 8 and 999 solid-state drive capacity, including the Asus UX51VZ which has 512 solid-state drive capacity.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on many processor core portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Eight Battery Cells

The Asus UX51VZ is a eight battery cell count laptop. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable spec and age to the UX51VZ have between two and eight battery cells.

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GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type

This laptop has a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on notebook PCs of this type and age.

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5 Reasons Against

Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

Most notebook PCs of this age and type have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max), including the Asus UX51VZ which has one PCI Express lane (max).

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus UX51VZ does not have a full-size keyboard, unlike most of the other notebook PCs of this age and type.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Asus UX51VZ does not have a touch sensitive screen, although it is worth noting that most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that were released more than a year ago also do not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Very Small Maximum Internal Memory

The average maximum internal memory of many processor core portable PCs that are a comparable age to the UX51VZ is 18GB. The Asus UX51VZ has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The average screen size of many processor core portable PCs that are a similar age to the UX51VZ is 16". With a screen size of only 15 inches, the Asus UX51VZ has one of the smaller screen sizes amongst many processor core portable PCs of this age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Asus UX51VZ

Released Over a Year Ago

This portable PC has been on the market for over a year.

Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 2.1 gigahertz, the Asus UX51VZ has a relatively average processor clock speed compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and type.

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Average Internal Memory

The Asus UX51VZ has a relatively average internal memory (8 gigabytes) compared to most of the other many processor core portable PCs that have been around for more than a year.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 512 gigabytes, the Asus UX51VZ has a relatively typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec laptops that have been available for around the same time as the UX51VZ.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour
Product Type
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Processor Memory Channel
Maximum Processor Memory Bandwidth
Processor Memory Clock Speed
Processor Memory Type
Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Display Surface
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Audio
Speaker
Camera
Networking
4G
Bluetooth Version
WiFi Standard
3G Network Access Module
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
ExpressCard Slot
Docking Connector
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Keyboard
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel VPro Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
CPU Configuration (max)
Processor Package Size
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Capacity
Battery Cell Count
Battery
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height At Front
Depth
Width
Other Features
Intel Visual Technology
Intel Virtualization Technology

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Manufacturer Part Numbers asus ux51vzxb71
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