On average portable PCs from Asus are rated 79%, which is in the top 48% of all portable PC brands that we have analysed.
Has a Front Camera
The Asus S400CA has a front camera, as do most of the other notebook PCs of this spec and age.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Asus S400CA supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than the 133MHz processor memory clock speed supported by most notebook PCs of this age and type. In addition, this portable PC supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This notebook PC's memory clock speeds supported by processor (1,600MHz) is in fact the best supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst all notebook PCs of a similar spec and age to the S400CA.
Amongst similar types of notebook PC the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor is 133MHz.
Quite Big Screen Size
Ultrabooks that came out around the same time as the S400CA have screen sizes of between 11" and 18", and the average screen size is 14". The Asus S400CA has one of the bigger screen sizes (14 inches) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
If this Asus laptop screen size is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Lenovo T440s (14.1").
L3 Processor Cache
This portable PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most frequently found processor cache on ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as it.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on ultrabooks that came out more than two years ago.
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64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most commonly found operating system architecture on ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
The Asus S400CA has a touch sensitive screen, which is unusual. Most of the other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the S400CA do not have a touch sensitive screen.
AC Cable Included
This portable PC has an AC cable included, which is typical of many portable PCs of this age and type.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this laptop is Not supported, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been around for a similar time to it.
Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
The Asus S400CA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port portable PC.
Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard
Like most of the other notebook PCs that have been around for around the same time as the S400CA, the Asus S400CA does not have a full-size keyboard.
Across all the ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago the weights range from 870g to 3.3kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg. With a weight of 1.8 kilograms, the Asus S400CA is quite heavy compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a similar age to the S400CA.
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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many laptops of this age and spec.
Only Intel Core I3-3xxx Processor Family
The Asus S400CA has a better processor family than most laptops of this age and type. This notebook PC has an Intel Core i3-3xxx processor family, whereas most ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago have an Intel Core i5 processor family. Across all notebook PCs of this age and spec the best processor family is Intel Core i7-3xxx and the worst is Intel Core i3-2xxx.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many ultrabooks that have been around for more than two years.
Only SonicMaster Audio System
This laptop audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on laptops of a comparable age and spec to it.
Only One USB 3.0 Port
The Asus S400CA is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC.
Quite Small Battery Capacity
Laptops that have been available for around the same time as the S400CA have battery capacities of between 23Wh and 72Wh. The Asus S400CA has one of the smaller battery capacities (only 44 watt-hours) amongst notebook PCs of this age.
The thinnest comparable spec notebook PC that has been available for more than two years is 6mm thick, the thickest is 31mm, and the average height is 19mm. The Asus S400CA is one of the thicker ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the S400CA (21 millimeters) amongst ultrabooks of this age.
5 Other reasons to consider the Asus S400CA
Released Over Two Years Ago
This laptop has been on the market for over two years.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Asus S400CA has a pretty typical total storage capacity compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released around the same time as the S400CA.
If you want a portable PC with a bigger total storage capacity then you might want to consider the DELL XPS 13 (512GB).
Average Internal Memory
The Asus S400CA has a pretty average internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other portable PCs of a similar type and age to the S400CA.
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Average Processor Clock Speed
The Asus S400CA has a relatively typical processor clock speed (1.8 gigahertz) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the S400CA.
HDD Storage Medium
The Asus S400CA has an HDD storage medium which is better than the SSD storage medium found on most ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago. 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.
Notebook PCs with a better storage medium that might be worth looking at include the Lenovo X1 Carbon (SSD).
Colour of Product
Black, Stainless steel
Intel Core i3, Intel Core i3-3xxx
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Rate
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
PCI Express Configurations
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Processor Cache Type
ECC Supported by Processor
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
1366 x 768
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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