Asus notebook PCs have an average rating of 79 out of 100, which is in the top 48% of all laptop manufacturers that we have assessed.
Has a Front Camera
The Asus S400CA has a front camera. Most of the other portable PCs of this spec and age also have a front camera.
1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed
The Asus S400CA supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed which is faster than most portable PCs of a similar age and spec to it. Most ultrabooks that were launched around the same time as it support a 133MHz processor memory clock speed. This notebook PC also supports 1 and 333MHz processor memory clock speeds.
This notebook 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 on the market for a comparable time to the S400CA.
The worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst comparable types of notebook PC is 133MHz.
L3 Processor Cache
This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is the most commonly found processor cache on portable PCs of this age and type.
802.11n WiFi Standard
This notebook PC has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.
64-Bit Operating System Architecture
This laptop has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on laptops of this age and type.
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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen
Unlike most of the other laptops of a comparable spec and age to the S400CA which do not have a touch sensitive screen, the Asus S400CA has a touch sensitive screen.
Two USB 2.0 Ports
The Asus S400CA has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. Most of the ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago only have one USB 2.0 port, however this Asus notebook PC has two USB 2.0 ports.
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Only Not Supported HD Type
The HD type of this notebook PC is Not supported, which is the most commonly found HD type on portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to it.
Only One PCI Express Lane (max)
The Asus S400CA is a one PCI Express lane (max) portable PC.
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 comparable spec laptops that have been around for more than two years, the Asus S400CA does not have a full-size keyboard.
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The lightest notebook PC that has been around for more than two years is 870g heavy, the heaviest is 3.3kg, and the average weight is 1.6kg. The Asus S400CA is quite heavy (1.8 kilograms) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been around for around the same time as the S400CA.
Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution
This laptop has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on laptops of this age and spec.
Only 24 Solid-State Drive Capacity
The Asus S400CA is a 24 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity laptop.
Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate
This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is the most frequently found Ethernet LAN data rate on notebook PCs of this type and age.
Only SonicMaster Audio System
This portable PC audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on ultrabooks that are a similar age to it.
Only One USB 3.0 Port
The Asus S400CA is a one USB 3.0 port laptop.
Quite Low Front Camera Resolution
Portable PCs of a comparable spec and age to the S400CA have front camera resolutions of between 0.3MP and 1,300MP. When compared to other portable PCs of a similar spec and age to the S400CA that we have assessed, the Asus S400CA's front camera resolution of only 0.3 megapixels is one of the lowest.
7 Other reasons to consider the Asus S400CA
Released Over Four Years Ago
Asus released the S400CA over four years ago.
Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family
The Asus S400CA has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most ultrabooks that are a comparable age to it.
Average Total Storage Capacity
At 500 gigabytes, the Asus S400CA has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other ultrabooks that came out more than two years ago.
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Average Internal Memory
The Asus S400CA has a fairly average internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.
Average Screen Size
The Asus S400CA has a pretty average screen size (14 inches) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the S400CA.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Asus S400CA has a relatively average processor clock speed (1.7 gigahertz) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that came out more than two years ago.
HDD Storage Medium
The Asus S400CA has an HDD storage medium which is better than most similar spec notebook PCs that have been available for more than two years. Most comparable spec notebook PCs that have been available for around the same time as it have an SSD storage medium. 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.
Colour of Product
Intel Core i5, Intel Core i5-3xxx
Intel HM76 Express, Intel HM76
System Bus Rate
Processor Boost Frequency
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 Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
HDD, HDD+SSD, SSD, SSD
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
1366 x 768
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Intel HD Graphics 400
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