Based on 2,723 owner and expert reviews, Asus has good ratings for its notebook PCs. Asus also has good ratings specifically within its medium processor core notebook PCs range compared to other manufacturers.
64-Bit Processor Operating Mode
This laptop supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The P2520LA supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Asus portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most laptops of a comparable spec and age to it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. In addition, this laptop supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds. Across all laptops of this spec and age the best memory clock speeds supported by processor is 1,866MHz and the worst is 133MHz.
Has a Full-Size Keyboard
The P2520LA has a full-size keyboard, as do most of the other portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to the P2520LA.
Has a Front Camera
The Asus P2520LA has a front camera. Most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and type to the P2520LA also have a front camera.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This portable PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many portable PCs that have been available for around the same time as it.
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Six Battery Cells
The P2520LA is a six battery cell count notebook PC. Most of the other medium processor core notebook PCs that have been available for more than a year have between two and eight battery cells.
Quite Big Battery Capacity
Medium processor core notebook PCs that have been around for more than a year have battery capacities of between 37mAh and 8,700mAh. With a battery capacity of 5,200 milliamperes * hour, the P2520LA has one of the bigger battery capacities amongst medium processor core notebook PCs of this age.
2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot
This laptop has a 2x SO-DIMM memory slot, which is typical of many medium processor core notebook PCs that are a similar age to it.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is typical of many laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.
Only HDD Storage Medium
This portable PC has an HDD storage medium, which is typical of many laptops 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.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and spec.
Very Small Internal Memory
At only 4 gigabytes, the Asus P2520LA has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other laptops that came out around the same time as the P2520LA. The smallest internal memory of similar spec laptops that were released one year ago is 2GB, the biggest is 16GB, and the average internal memory is 6.3GB.
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The lightest notebook PC of a similar age and type to the P2520LA is 940g heavy and the heaviest is 3.8kg. At 2.4 kilograms, the P2520LA is fairly heavy compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec.
Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Asus P2520LA does not have a touch sensitive screen, although this is within the context that most of the other laptops of a similar type and age to the P2520LA also do not have a touch sensitive screen.
Only 4 Bluetooth Version
This portable PC supports a 4 Bluetooth version, which is typical of many notebook PCs of this age and spec.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this portable PC was released.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Asus P2520LA has a relatively standard processor clock speed (2.2 gigahertz) compared to most of the other laptops of this spec and age.
If this Asus notebook PC processor clock speed is too slow for you then you might also want to look at the DELL Latitude 14 E7450[plb_2979416_price] (2.3GHz) which also has a higher rating.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 15.6 inches, the P2520LA has a fairly average screen size compared to most of the other notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the P2520LA.
Notebook PCs with a bigger screen size that might be worth considering include the Lenovo Z70-80[plb_3429896_price] (17.3").
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Intel Core I5-5xxx Processor Family
This portable PC has an Intel Core i5-5xxx processor family, which is the most commonly found processor family on laptops of this type and age.
Average Total Storage Capacity
The P2520LA has a relatively typical total storage capacity (500 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec notebook PCs that have been around for a comparable time to the P2520LA.
If you are looking for a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might also want to consider the X1 Carbon[pl_3081569_price] (512GB), or the T450s[pl_3046986_price] (512GB) both from Lenovo.