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alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of ASUS K53SM-SO151V. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the sound and screen. The durability and price also get good reviews, but many are less positive about the reliability and portability.

performance, price, durability, screen, sound

portability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the ASUS K53SM-SO151V is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Awesome Flipkart... Love You !!!!!!


Ordered this laptop on 24.11.12 ., this guys delivered me on 27th. Awesome service .... Good packaging, doubt a company can give this kinda service.... THumbs up FLipkart.... Coming to laptop. Sound quality is below average, its poor. WHen I contacted...

Dec, 2012

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Awesome lappy


After so much research with specifications, I finally found this one. I feel that this one is really amazing. One thing you need to know is it comes with Intel i5 variant 2450M which is having only 2 physical cores. Other laptops with 40k range comes...

Nov, 2012

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its tough its cool...literally ;)


This is a laptop which is meant to perform. It doesn't have any fancy features like the graphics on its skin or the changeable cover..or the finger print verifier, but when on its plays its part knows whats it build it keeping...

Nov, 2012

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Good Buy


You can buy it blindfolded. Everything is a plus, from HDD space to Game support. Good display. Cool pad is really good, it keeps your palms cool. Only con is fair battery life and Little bit fragile keys.

Nov, 2012

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dream lapy


i realy like asus brand laptop because ye jyada mahga nehe hai ,sabhi cheej hai(RAM,HDD,Graphic Card) or ye ice cool bhe hai jo ise jyada good bnata hai. HDMI hano ke sath 2 USB port 3.0 hai jis me 10x spood aate hai

Nov, 2012

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Awesome Laptop


After so much research with specifications, I finally found this one. I feel that this one is really amazing. One thing you need to know is it comes with Intel i5 variant 2450M which is having only 2 physical cores. Other laptops with 40k range comes...

Nov, 2012

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used this laptop for about 7 months


best in class good performance good gamming laptop aluminium body still have this laptop with me gooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooodddddddddddddddddddddddd...

Nov, 2012

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Awesome in one word


First of all hats off to flipkart.. Just in one day I got the delivery. Then the laptop also very good and contains Good features. It has no such sound of dvd drive or fan inside it. everything is going smoothly. The only problem is it only supports...

Nov, 2012

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About sound system .


I am planning to buy Asus K53SM-SX010D laptop ,so please any one tell me about sound system of this laptop and also performance like booting time, gaming.How is the performance for visual studio and sql server in this laptop .

Nov, 2012

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I have purchased this laptop from a local vendor couple of months ago, and I am really happy to have gone with this. My opinion about this laptop: * Good: + Good build. My laptop fell from a height of 4m while in bag, and still, hadn't a...

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio system:SonicFocus
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Speakers manufacturer:Altec Lansing


Battery Capacity:5200 / 56
Battery capacity (Watt hours):56
Battery performance:5200
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6


Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Rear camera:N
Swivel webcam: No


Color of product:Brown
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook


3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
HD type:Not supported
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:4.74
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:90


Discrete graphics adapter:Y
Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Discrete graphics adapter model:NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR2 / GDDR3
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
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):1150
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics 3000


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


Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:16 / 8
Memory clock speed:1333
Memory layout:1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM


3G: No
Bluetooth: No
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Audio system:SonicFocus
Intel Virtualization Technology:VT-x
Intel® Virtualization Technology (Intel® VT):VT-x

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Power cord included: Yes

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port: 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
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:4.74
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:90


Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel HM65 Express
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):23
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 cache:3
Processor cache type:Smart Cache
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / Intel Core i3-2xxx
Processor frequency:2.3
Processor lithography:32
Processor model:I3-2350M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series
Processor socket:Socket 988
Processor threads:4
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35

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: No
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: 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 Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
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):N
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® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):Y
Intel® Insider™: Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):Y
InTru™ 3D Technology: Yes
Processor ARK ID:53438
Processor code:SR0DN
Processor package size:37.5
Supported instruction sets:AVX
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Cable lock slot: Yes
Fingerprint reader: No


Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:Windows 7 Home Basic / Windows 7 Home Premium


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD / SD, SDHC
Hard Drive Capacity:500
Hard Drive Interface:SATA / Serial ATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:500

Weight & Dimensions

Height (front):1.3
Height (rear):1.37