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Asus K53SC-SX307V

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of Asus K53SC-SX307V. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the battery and screen. The usability and price are also appreciated. There are some negative views about the size and durability, and there are some mixed views about the keyboard and design.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Asus K53SC-SX307V is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: Dan (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Great value for money, easy to use, looks great!

Hardrive speed does drag it down, will have to be replaced if your looking for something lightning quick

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Przemyslaw (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

- Very quiet - Good performance - Great battery life - Great processor - Very good price

Can't think of any. However, it is true that the laptop was loaded with some rubbish software and games that I had to remove, which wasn't a big issue.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Mark (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Good screen and performs well.

Keyboard could better. Takes some getting used to.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Sue (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Great looking laptop with 3d vision and blue ray. Easy to use and using the laptop keys are very smooth you do not have to press hard.This is good for me as I have arthritis in my hands. You also have a ice cool rest to place your palms when typing...

No support on line as they are based in America so going their website you have to change countries, etc. which can be confusing. You can only email or telephone for any problems which has been a little frustrating. Had I known this when I purchased...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Dan (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Great value for money, easy to use, looks great

Hardrive speed does drag it down, will have to be replaced if your looking for something lightning quick

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Mark (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Good screen and performs well

Keyboard could better. Takes some getting used to

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Przemyslaw (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Very quiet ; Good performance ; Great battery life ; Great processor ; Very good price

Can't think of any. However, it is true that the laptop was loaded with some rubbish software and games that I had to remove, which wasn't a big issue

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Chris (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Very good gaming performance for the price.

The layout of the laptop components are pretty bad, its very breakable if anything happens to it.

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Paul (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

On paper it's a fantastic laptop. Dedicated graphics card good price (on the surface) looks nice generally works well except .... see Bad points

From day one there was a problem with Windows explorer (NOT internet explorer) meaning that unless you just want a toy it's nothing more than a £500 paperweight. Whenever you go to find a file, save a file, insert an attachment into an email there's a...

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Chris (reevoo.com)

Asus K53SC-SX307V

 

Very good gaming performance for the price

The layout of the laptop components are pretty bad, its very breakable if anything happens to it

Jan, 2012
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Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Speakers manufacturer:Altec Lansing

Battery

Battery Capacity:56
Battery capacity (Watt hours):56
Battery performance:5200
Number of battery cells:6

Camera

Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Swivel webcam: No

Design

Color of product:Black

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
LED backlight: Yes

Energy Management

AC adapter output current:4.74
AC adapter output voltage:19

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):2
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:650
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max):1200
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 3000

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad

Memory

Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:3.0+HS
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Networking features:Gigabit Ethernet
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD-RW

Other Features

Compatible operating systems:Windows 7 Ultimate\nWindows 7 Professional\nWindows 7 Home Premium\nWindows 7 Home Basic
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab
Display:LED
Graphics adapter family:NVIDIA
Infrared data port: No
Power Requirements:100 - 240V
Power supply type:AC/DC
Type:PC
Weight:5.73
Wireless Technology:Wi-Fi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter output current:4.74
AC adapter output voltage:19

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM65 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):24
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1
Motherboard chipset:Intel HM65 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:I5-2430M
Processor boost frequency:3
Processor cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i5
Processor frequency:2.4
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:I5-2430M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor series:Intel Core i5-2400 Mobile series
Processor socket:Socket 988
Processor threads:4
Stepping:J1
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

CPU configuration (max):1
Embedded options available: No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Graphics & IMC lithography:32
Idle States: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: Yes
Intel Enhanced Halt State: Yes
Intel Fast Memory Access: Yes
Intel FDI Technology: Yes
Intel Flex Memory Access: Yes
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider: Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology: Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology: Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:53450
Processor code:SR04W
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Software

Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Premium

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD
Hard Drive Capacity:500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Total Storage Capacity:500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.96
Height (front):1.11
Height (rear):1.37
Weight:5.73
Width:14.9