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Asus S46CA 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 500GB HDD+SSD 14" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 4GB Aug 2013
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Sleek aesthetic designBeyond being extra thin and light, ASUS S46 ultrabooks pack a full feature set in just 21mm. The cool grey hairline design expresses a personal professional approach.... More
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10 Reasons For

Asus Has Good Portable PC Reviews

We checked the user and expert reviews of hundreds of laptops to determine an average rating for each portable PC brand. On average Asus portable PCs have good ratings from experts and owners.

Very Big Maximum Internal Memory Supported by Processor

At 32 gigabytes, the Asus S46CA has a very big maximum internal memory supported by processor compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a similar time to the S46CA. The maximum internal memory supported by processors of comparable spec notebook PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 8GB to 32GB, and the average maximum internal memory supported by processor is 23GB.

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Quite Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

With an on-board graphics adapter base frequency of 350 megahertz, the Asus S46CA has a quite fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec portable PCs that have been available for more than two years. The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of similar spec laptops that are a comparable age to the S46CA is 200MHz and the fastest is 650MHz.

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Has a Front Camera

Like most of the other notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the S46CA, the Asus S46CA has a front camera.

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1,600MHz Processor Memory Clock Speed

The Asus S46CA supports a faster memory clock speeds supported by processor than most notebook PCs of this type and age. This portable PC supports a 1,600MHz processor memory clock speed, whereas most ultrabooks that came out 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 laptop'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 more than two years.

A 133MHz processor memory clock speed is the worst supported memory clock speeds supported by processor amongst similar types of laptop.

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L3 Processor Cache

This notebook PC has a L3 processor cache, which is typical of many notebook PCs that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This laptop has an 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is the most frequently found WiFi standard on notebook PCs of a comparable type and age to it.

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64-Bit Operating System Architecture

This portable PC has a 64-bit operating system architecture, which is the most frequently found operating system architecture on portable PCs of a similar age and type to it.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The Asus S46CA has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago. Most of the ultrabooks that have been available for around the same time as the S46CA only have one USB 2.0 port, however this notebook PC has two USB 2.0 ports.

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2x SO-DIMM Memory Slot

The Asus S46CA has a maximum memory slots of 2x SO-DIMM. That's over two times the memory slots of a 1x SO-DIMM laptop, which is the most common memory slots.

A 2x SO-DIMM memory slot is actually the best memory slots amongst all portable PCs of this type and age.

Amongst similar types of portable PC the worst memory slots is 1x SO-DIMM.

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17 Reasons Against

Only Not Supported HD Type

The HD type of this portable PC is Not supported, which is typical of many comparable spec portable PCs that were launched more than two years ago.

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Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

The Asus S46CA is a one PCI Express lane (max) portable PC. Most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the S46CA have between 1 and 15 PCI Express lanes (max).

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Only One USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port

The Asus S46CA is a one USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port laptop. Most of the other ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago have between one and three USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

Most similar spec portable PCs that came out around the same time as the S46CA do not have a full-size keyboard. The Asus S46CA is no exception to this as it too does not have a full-size keyboard.

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Quite Slow Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of only 1.7 gigahertz, the Asus S46CA has one of the slower processor clock speeds amongst ultrabooks of this age. Ultrabooks that have been on the market for around the same time as the S46CA have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 2.9GHz.

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Heavy

The Asus S46CA is one of the heavier comparable spec notebook PCs that are a similar age to the S46CA (2 kilograms) amongst ultrabooks of this age. Notebook PCs of a comparable age and spec to the S46CA have weights of between 870g and 3.3kg.

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Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Display Resolution

This notebook PC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec portable PCs that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Touch Sensitive Screen

Most portable PCs of a similar type and age to the S46CA do not have a touch sensitive screen. The Asus S46CA is no exception to this as it too does not have a touch sensitive screen.

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Only 24 Solid-State Drive Capacity

The Asus S46CA is a 24 gigabytes solid-state drive capacity portable PC. Most of the other portable PCs of a comparable age and type to the S46CA have between 16 and 511 solid-state drive capacity.

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Only 10 Mbit/s Ethernet LAN Data Rate

This notebook PC Ethernet LAN data rate, which is typical of many laptops of this age and type.

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Only SonicMaster Audio System

This notebook PC audio system, which is the most commonly found audio system on ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago.

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Only One USB 3.0 Port

The Asus S46CA is a one USB 3.0 port notebook PC.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The Asus S46CA has one of the smaller battery capacities (only 2,950 milliamperes * hour) amongst notebook PCs of this age. Laptops that have been around for around the same time as the S46CA have battery capacities of between 14mAh and 7,600mAh, and the average battery capacity is 4,300mAh.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The Asus S46CA has a fairly small battery capacity (only 44 watt-hours) compared to most of the other portable PCs of this age and spec. The smallest battery capacity of portable PCs that were released around the same time as the S46CA is 23Wh and the biggest is 72Wh.

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Thick

At 21 millimeters, the Asus S46CA is fairly thick compared to most of the other laptops of this type and age. The heights of comparable spec laptops that were released more than two years ago range from 6mm to 31mm, and the average height is 19mm.

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Quite Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency

At only 2.6 gigahertz, the Asus S46CA has a very slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago. The slowest maximum turbo frequency of ultrabooks that were released more than two years ago is 1.3GHz and the fastest is 3.6GHz.

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Very Slow Hard Drive Speed

At only 5,400 revolutions per minute, the Asus S46CA has a fairly slow hard drive speed compared to most of the other ultrabooks that came out more than two years ago. The average hard drive speed of laptops that were released more than two years ago is 6,200 RPM, and the hard drive speeds range from 5,400 RPM to 7,200 RPM.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Asus S46CA

Released Over Three Years Ago

This portable PC was released over three years ago.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Asus S46CA has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than most notebook PCs of this spec and age. Most laptops that have been available for a comparable time to it have an Intel Core i5 processor family.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

With a total storage capacity of 500 gigabytes, the Asus S46CA has a pretty standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other laptops of a similar age and spec to the S46CA.

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Average Internal Memory

The Asus S46CA has a fairly typical internal memory (4 gigabytes) compared to most of the other ultrabooks that are a comparable age to the S46CA.

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Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 14 inches, the Asus S46CA has a pretty standard screen size compared to most of the other ultrabooks that have been on the market for a comparable time to the S46CA.

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HDD Storage Medium

The Asus S46CA has a better storage medium than most ultrabooks that came out around the same time as it. This notebook PC has an HDD storage medium, whereas most comparable spec portable PCs that were released more than two years ago 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.

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Specification

Design
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Product Type
Processor
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Processor Frequency
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
System Bus Rate
Processor Threads
Processor Boost Frequency
Processor Model
Conflict Free Processor
Integrated 4G WiMAX
Processor Lithography
Maximum Number of PCI Express Lanes
Processor Operating Modes
PCI Express Slots Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configurations
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory Form Factor
Maximum Internal Memory
Memory Slots
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory Type
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Media
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Number of SSDs Installed
Hard Drive Size
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Hard Drive Capacity
Number of Hard Drives Installed
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Touchscreen
Aspect Ratio
3D
LED Backlight
HD Type
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Number of Displays Supported (on-Board Graphics)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency (max)
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter
Optical Drive
Optical Drive Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Camera
Front Camera
Networking
4G WiMAX
Cabling Technology
Ethernet LAN Data Rates
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi Standards
Wi-Fi
3G
Ports & Interfaces
SmartCard Slot
ExpressCard Slot
DC-In Jack
Docking Connector
Combo Headphone/mic Port
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
DVI Port
HDMI Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity
Keyboard
Numeric Keypad
Windows Keys
Pointing Device
Software
Operating System Installed
Drivers Included
Operating System Architecture
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
InTru™ 3D Technology
Intel® Insider™
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
Supported Instruction Sets
Processor Code
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
Intel Fast Memory Access
Intel® Secure Key
Execute Disable Bit
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Smart Cache
Intel 64
Processor Package Size
Intel Flex Memory Access
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
Idle States
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-D)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours)
Battery Capacity
Number of Battery Cells
Power
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width

Expert Reviews

(2)
27 December 2012

The Asus S46CA-XH51 is a handsomely designed Windows 7-equipped ultrabook that features a built-in DVD burner, USB 3.0 connectivity, and a full-size HDMI port, but its performance is so-so...

Built-in DVD burner
Durable aluminum chassis is easy on the eyes
Comfortable keyboard and touchpad
Reasonably priced
Only one USB 3.0 port
Keyboard isn't backlit
Bloatware
Middling battery life
27 December 2012

Although it's a sleekly designed ultrabook that features a built-in DVD burner, USB 3.0 connectivity, and a full-size HDMI port, the Asus S46CA-XH51's so-so performance ultimately dilutes its...

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus s46, asus s46c, s46cawx130, asus s46ca, s46cawx130h, asus hdd4324, asus hdd4324g, asus hdd4324gb, asus s46caxh51
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