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Asus K73E

Asus K73E
alaScore 80

14 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Asus K73E. 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 really like the keyboard. The screen is also appreciated. Many are negative about the portability and size, while there are some mixed opinions about the usability.

screen, keyboard

size, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Asus K73E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Asus K73E

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Asus K73E from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability.

usability

67% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Asus K73E-TY040V 17.3 inch Laptop (Intel i3-2310M, RAM 4GB RAM, Windows 7 Home Premium)Asus K73E-TY040V 17.3 inch Laptop (Intel i3-2310M, RAM 4GB RAM, Windows 7 Home Premium)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Asus K73E

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Asus K73E from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ASUS K73E-DH31 17.3-Inch Versatile Entertainment Laptop (Mocha)ASUS K73E-DH31 17.3-Inch Versatile Entertainment Laptop (Mocha)

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Asghar (reevoo.com)

Asus K73E-TY324V

 

A very good lap top.

None.

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Bernard (reevoo.com)

Asus K73E-TY128V

 

Lovely keyboard layout and the display is excellent

A little on the heavy side but I suppose it's relative to the screen size.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Sean (reevoo.com)

Asus K73E-TY128V

 

Good large screen. Great for word processing, email and the web

You won't play games on it.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Andre (reevoo.com)

Asus K73E-TY210V

 

directions for optimizing use are missing badly

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD / Sonic Master / SonicFocus
Audio system full duplex: Yes
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer:Altec Lansing

Battery

Battery Capacity:5200 / 56
Battery capacity (Watt hours):56
Battery life (max):3.5
Battery performance:5200
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6

Camera

Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3

Certificates

Wi-Fi certified:Y
WiFi certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black / Brown
Form Factor:Clamshell
Housing material:Plastic
Product type:Notebook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:17 / 17.3
Display Resolution:1600 x 900
Display Surface:Gloss
HD type:HD+
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

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:65 / 90

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N / Y
Discrete graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 6470M / Intel HD Graphics / No
Discrete graphics memory type:GDDR3
Number of discrete graphics adapters: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):1100 / 1150 / 1200 / 1300
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x116
On-board graphics adapter model:Intel HD Graphics / Intel HD Graphics 3000

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:QWERTY
Numeric keypad: Yes
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:3 / 4 / 6
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Memory clock speed:1066 / 1333
Memory layout:1 x 1 + 1 x 2 / 1 x 2 + 1 x 4
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1 + 1 x 2 / 1 x 2 + 1 x 4
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM
Memory slots (available):1

Networking

3G: No
4G:N
4G WiMAX: No
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1+EDR / 3.0
Cabling technology:10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Data network: No
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking features:Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi data rate (max):300
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
WWAN: No

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:Blu-Ray DVD Combo / Blu-Ray ROM / DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Audio system:HD / Sonic Master / SonicFocus
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3ab / IEEE 802.3/802.3u/802.3ab
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.5 x 11.1 x 1.5
Display:LCD / TFT
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
Graphics adapter family:AMD / Intel
Hard disk drive, user password: Yes
HDD user password:Y
Infrared data port: No
Internal modem: No
Power Requirements:100 - 240V / 100 - 240V, 19V / 100 -240 V / 100 -240V
Power supply type:AC/DC
Type:PC
Weight:6.86 / 7.28
Wireless Technology:802.11 b/g / 802.11 b/g/n / Wi-Fi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: No
Manual: Yes
Mouse included: No
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

TV tuner integrated: No

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
HDMI version:1.4
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
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:4
USB port:4
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

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:65 / 90

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Chipset:AMD A50M / Intel HM65 Express
Compatible processor series:Core i3, Core i5, Core i7
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):20 / 21 / 22 / 23 / 24 / 25
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX:N / Y
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Motherboard chipset:AMD A50M / Intel HM65 Express
PCI Express configurations:1x16, 2x8 / 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 / 1x8, 2x16, 1x8+2x4
PCI Express slots version:2.0
Processor:B940 / B950 / B960 / E-350 / E-450 / I3-2310M / I3-2330M / I3-2350M / I5-2430M / I5-2450M
Processor boost frequency:3 / 3.1
Processor cache:1 / 2 / 3
Processor cache type:L2 / L3 / Smart Cache
Processor codename:Sandy Bridge
Processor cores:2
Processor family:2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3 / 2nd gen Intel® Core™ i5 / AMD E / Intel Core i3-2xxx / Intel Core i5-2xxx / Intel Pentium Dual-Core / Intel® Pentium® / Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core
Processor frequency:1.6 / 1.65 / 2 / 2.1 / 2.2 / 2.3 / 2.4 / 2.5
Processor lithography:32
Processor Manufacturer:AMD / Intel
Processor model:B940 / B950 / B960 / E-350 / E-450 / I3-2310M / I3-2330M / I3-2350M / I5-2430M / I5-2450M
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-2300 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-2400 Mobile series / Intel Pentium B900 series for Mobile
Processor socket:BGA1023 / PGA988 / Socket 988
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:J1 / Q0
System bus data transfer rate:5
System bus rate:5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):35
Tjunction:100 / 85 / 85C ; 100C

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 / Yes
Intel Anti-Theft Technology:No / Yes
Intel Clear Video HD Technology:No / 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:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology:No / Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Insider:No / Yes
Intel InTru 3D Technology:No / Yes
Intel My WiFi Technology:No / Yes
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Cache: Yes
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):1 / Y
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT):No / Yes
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology:No / Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N / Y
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N / Y
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N / Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N / Y
Intel® Insider™:No / Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N / Y
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N / Y
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology:No / Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Cache:Y
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:2.0 / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N / Y
InTru™ 3D Technology:No / Yes
Processor ARK ID:52220 / 53434 / 53438 / 53450 / 53452 / 55626 / 55627 / 59836
Processor code:SR04J / SR04S / SR04W / SR04Z / SR07V / SR0DN
Processor package size:31 / 37.5 / 37.5x37.5 (rPGA988B); 31 x 24 (BGA1023)
Supported instruction sets:AVX / SSE4.1, SSE4.2 / SSE4.x
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes

Security

Cable lock slot:Kensington / No
Fingerprint reader: No
Password protection:BIOS / BIOS, HDD / BIOS, HDD, User / BIOS, User
Password protection type:BIOS / BIOS, HDD / BIOS, HDD, User / BIOS, User
Trusted Platform Module (TPM): No

Software

Bundled software:Microsoft Office 2010 Starter
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Windows 7 Home Premium

Storage

Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD / Memory Stick (MS), MMC, SD
Hard disk rotational speed:5200 / 5400
Hard Drive Capacity:320 / 500 / 640
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA / Serial ATA II
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5200 / 5400
Host interface:SATA / Serial ATA II
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:320 / 500 / 640

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11 / 11.1
Height:1.42 / 1.44 / 1.45 / 1.5 / 1.54 / 2
Height (front):1.38 / 13.8
Height (rear):1.47 / 14.7
Weight:6.83 / 6.86 / 7 / 7.05 / 7.28
Width:16.5 / 17