Maximum gaming performance, attentive design, flawless visuals and instant upgrades. ROG GL552 is ready to play. With an up to quad-core 4th-generation Intel Core i7 processor and dedicated NVIDIA...
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On average Asus gaming laptops have good reviews compared to other brands as do all laptops manufactured by Asus.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is the most commonly supported processor operating mode on gaming laptops that were launched more than a year ago.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This portable PC has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many gaming laptops that came out around the same time as it.
Has a Front Camera
The Asus GL552JX has a front camera. Most of the other gaming laptops that were released around the same time as the GL552JX also have a front camera.
Intel Core I7 Processor Family
This notebook PC has an Intel Core i7-4xxx processor family, which is typical of many gaming laptops that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
This laptop supports a 1333|1600MHz processor memory clock speed, which is the most frequently supported processor memory clock speed on notebook PCs that came out more than a year ago.
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HD HD Type
The HD type of this laptop is Full HD, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this spec and age.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This notebook PC has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is the most commonly found memory slot on gaming laptops that have been around for around the same time as it.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This portable PC has a GDDR3 discrete graphics memory type, which is the most frequently found discrete graphics memory type on gaming laptops that are a similar age to it.
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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
The Asus GL552JX does not have a full-size keyboard, although it is worth noting that most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the GL552JX also do not have a full-size keyboard.
Other portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard that you might also want to look at include the Asus GL771JW which is also higher rated.
Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The GL552JX is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port notebook PC.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
Like most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than a year, the GL552JX does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Quite Small Total Storage Capacity
At only 878 gigabytes, the Asus GL552JX has a fairly small total storage capacity compared to most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age. The average total storage capacity of portable PCs that are a comparable age to the GL552JX is 980GB.
If this notebook PC total storage capacity is not big enough for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo Y50-70 (1TB).
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Only SonicMaster Audio System
This notebook PC audio system, which is typical of many laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.
Quite Small Battery Capacity
With a battery capacity of only 3,200 milliamperes * hour, the Asus GL552JX has one of the smaller battery capacities amongst laptops of this age. The smallest battery capacity of portable PCs of a similar age and spec to the GL552JX is 54mAh, the biggest is 7,400mAh, and the average battery capacity is 4,500mAh.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
The GL552JX is a one USB 2.0 port portable PC.
Quite Small Screen Size
The Asus GL552JX has one of the smaller screen sizes (only 15.6 inches) amongst gaming laptops of this age. Gaming laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as the GL552JX have screen sizes of between 13" and 19".
Only Four Battery Cells
The GL552JX is a four battery cell count notebook PC.
Very Small Internal Memory
The Asus GL552JX has one of the smaller internal memory (only 8 gigabytes) amongst notebook PCs of this age. The internal memory of comparable spec portable PCs that came out more than a year ago range from 4GB to 32GB.
If this notebook PC internal memory is too small for you then you might want to look at the Lenovo Y70-70 (16GB) which also has a higher rating.
Quite Small Hard Drive Capacity
With a hard drive capacity of only 750 gigabytes, the Asus GL552JX has one of the smallest hard drive capacity amongst similar spec laptops of this age. Across all the portable PCs that were launched more than a year ago the hard drive capacity range from 500GB to 2TB.
Only 802.11a WiFi Standard
This laptop has an 802.11ac WiFi standard, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and type.
Very Slow Hard Drive Speed
Across all the similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as the GL552JX the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM, and the average hard drive speed is 6,700 RPM. At only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Asus GL552JX has a fairly slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other similar spec laptops that came out around the same time as the GL552JX.
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Released Over a Year Ago
This Asus notebook PC has been on the market for over a year.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 2.6 gigahertz, the Asus GL552JX has a fairly standard processor clock speed compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar age and spec to the GL552JX.
We compared this portable PC to all the other 2.6GHz processor clock speed notebook PCs and we think because of it's better review score, the Asus GL771JW is also worth considering.
HDD Storage Medium
This laptop has an HDD+SSD storage medium, which is the most commonly found storage medium on notebook PCs of this age and type. 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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