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ASUS VivoBook S550CM-CJ055H

ASUS VivoBook S550CM-CJ055H
alaScore 86

63 reviews

Sep, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 63 reviews of ASUS VivoBook S550CM-CJ055H. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Opinions about the size and price are on the whole positive. The usability and design also get good feedback, but there are some mixed reviews about the image quality and battery.

performance, design, usability, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the ASUS VivoBook S550CM-CJ055H is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Christoph Herberholz (notebookcheck.net)

Review Asus VivoBook S550CM-CJ038H Ultrabook

 

Ultra-touch. Touchscreens are trendy. Following smartphones, tabl

Elegant, stylish design; Good workmanship; Strong ultrabook power with dedicated GPU; Moderate emission rates; Touchscreen ("nice-to-have")

Mediocre screen quality; Reflective screen; ULV-CPU could slow down some games; Touchpad needs getting used to

Asus' S200E, S400CA, U38DT touch-ultrabooks and Sony's Vaio SV-T1511M1E/S.

Mar, 2013

Expert review by: Anand Tuliani (tech.firstpost.com)

Asus VivoBook S550CM Review

 

Windows 8-powered laptops equipped with touchscreens are becoming increasingly common by the day. One such model is the recently launched Asus VivoBook S550CM that packs powerful hardware and exudes class to boot. Here's our take on what it has to offer.

Oops...did we just say Ultrabook? Even though this laptop has a large footprint and clearly isn’t ultra-light at 2.6 kg, it still qualifies as an Ultrabook because it meets all the criteria laid down by Intel to be marketed as one. This includes being...

Apr, 2013

Expert review by: Laique Khan (techmagnifier.com)

Asus VivoBook S550CM Review

 

Asus VivoBook S550CM Review gives detailed information on the latest laptop. It comes with high speed processor and advanced configurations.

• Responsive touch screen ; • Ergonomic keyboard ; • Advanced configurations ; • Good sound

• Average display quality ; • Bit heavy

VivoBook S550CM has proved to be a good performer as a both professional and entertainment computing device. Further, it large screen size makes it a perfect alternative to desktop. Though not slim, still the device feels light on hand and can be...

May, 2013

Expert review by: Techtree (techtree.com)

Review: ASUS VivoBook S550CM

 

Windows 8 has given rise to an interesting breed of computing devices. We are seeing an increasing number of laptops with touchscreens cropping up and some of them are Ultrabooks with screens exceeding 15". The ASUS VivoBook S550CM is one such laptop...

Large responsive touchscreen; Ergonomic keyboard; NVIDIA discrete graphics

Poor display quality; Heavy

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: Kenneth (newegg.com)

Mixed Feelings

 

To Newegg's credit, they replaced the first one no questions asked... I have not tried to RMA the second one because I already used one Norton Subscription for the first returned laptop... and chances are the next one will be worse... I have purchased...

Great hardware internally, touch screen is nice, battery life is adequate, and the number pad is good to have. New Egg RMA process. Very quiet. Aluminum case

French Canadian keyboard takes a little getting used to using, REFERB IS JUST A REPACK AND SHIP! First one I received would shut down every time you sneezed... bad connections, like it had been dropped, second one has many signs of wear and space bar...

May, 2014

Product Specifications

Camera

Front Camera: Yes
Rear camera: No

Display

HD type: No

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter memory:2
Number of discrete graphics adapters installed:1
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics):3
Number of displays supported by on-board graphics adapter:3
On-board graphics adapter ID:0x166
On-board graphics adapter outputs supported:DisplayPort, Embedded DisplayPort (eDP), HDMI, Serial Digital Video Out (SDVO), VGA (D-Sub)

Networking

4G: No

Ports & interfaces

USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1

Processor

Conflict Free processor: Yes
ECC supported by processor: No
Integrated 4G WiMAX: Yes
Maximum internal memory supported by processor:32
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes:1 / 16
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max):25.6
Memory channels supported by processor:Dual
Memory clock speeds supported by processor:1333,1600
Memory types supported by processor:DDR3-SDRAM, DDR3L-SDRAM
Processor cache type:Smart Cache, L3 / SmartCache, L3
Processor codename:Ivy Bridge
Processor Series:Intel Core i3-3200 Mobile series / Intel Core i5-3300 Mobile series / Intel Core i7-3500 Mobile series
Thermal Design Power (TDP):17

Processor special features

Intel 64: Yes
Intel Clear Video Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology version:1.00
Intel Secure Key: Yes
Intel Secure Key Technology version:1.00
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA): No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):Y / Yes
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):No / Yes
Intel® Secure Key: Yes
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA): No
Processor ARK ID:65707 / 65714
Processor package size:31

Storage

Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache memory:24
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) cache type:SSD
Hybrid hard drive (H-HDD) capacity:500