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Asus X53U

alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 reviews of Asus X53U. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability and screen. The design and portability also get good feedback. There are some critical comments about the touchpad and sound. Opinions are divided on the performance.

price, portability, design, screen, usability

sound, touchpad

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Asus X53U 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 X53U

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Asus X53U from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the performance.

performance

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

This summary is based on the products: Asus X53U 15.6" Notebook Laptop Computer - AMD Barzos Dual Core 1Ghz Processor, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, Windows 7 Home PremiumAsus X53U 15.6" Notebook Laptop Computer - AMD Barzos Dual Core 1Ghz Processor, 3GB RAM, 320GB HDD, Windows 7 Home Premium

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Asus X53U

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Asus X53U from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on Amazon.com. People really like the design and image quality. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions about the sound and performance are different.

portability, price, usability, image quality, design

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

This summary is based on the products: Asus X53U-RH11 15.6' LED Notebook - AMD C-60 1 GHz - MochaAsus X53U-RH11 15.6' LED Notebook - AMD C-60 1 GHz - Mocha

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Digit Laptops (digit.in)

Asus X53U-SX358D

 

Asus X53U-SX358D is a stylish multimedia laptop with a high definition LED panel and integrated Altec Lansing speakers with SRS Premium Sound. You can easily connect your laptop to HDMI-compatible TVs, consoles and entertainment systems. The...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: Naaptol (naaptol.com)

Expert Review

 

Overall, ASUS X53U-SX358D is a good and versatile performing laptop with included features and technologies. But, on the other side, it is priced little higher, taking into consideration the integrated AMD processor, DOS operating system and graphics...

Overall, ASUS X53U-SX358D is a good and versatile performing laptop with included features and technologies. But, on the other side, it is priced little higher, taking into consideration the integrated AMD processor, DOS operating system and graphics...

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: PackMan (newegg.com)

Is So Bad!!!!

 

nothing good to say about this item

was able to return but not for refund but for replacement..wanted the refund but was not able to

Sep, 2012

Consumer review by: p4blodiablo (ciao.co.uk)

Good little workhorse

 

I bought this laptop about 8 months ago (from all places ASDA) so have used it quite extensively. It was as a direct replacement for an older (3 year old) laptop that I had given to my son, but my selection criteria was pretty basic:o Large Screeno...

Battery life, big clear screen, price

Speakers, weight

May, 2013

Consumer review by: peter (reevoo.com)

Asus X53U-SX155V

 

a perfect laptop

none

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Patricia (reevoo.com)

Asus X53U-SX155V

 

Can't be beaten for this price. Such good spec.

Haven't found any yet

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Trevor (reevoo.com)

Asus X53U-SX155V

 

Excellent value at the price paid. It has everything required for general computing.

The only downside I have with this and any other new laptop is the amount of unwanted software needed to be removed before setting up the machine to the users liking.

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Gary (reevoo.com)

Asus X53U-SX155V

 

All good, very pleased with this laptop.

None found as yet, but unlikely to I hope.

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Dennis (reevoo.com)

Asus X53U-SX155V

 

Well made laptop with good overall performance and a good battery life

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Stephen (reevoo.com)

Asus X53U-SX155V

 

LOADS QUICKLY EXCELLENT GRAPHICS

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Sonic Focus / SonicFocus / SonicMaster
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Built-in subwoofer: No
Number of built-in speakers:2
Speakers manufacturer:Altec Lansing

Battery

Battery Capacity:56
Battery capacity (Watt hours):56
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:Brown
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Notebook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:15.6
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
HD type:HD / Not supported
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:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:65

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model:No / Not available
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter family:AMD Radeon HD 6000
On-board graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 6250 / AMD Radeon HD 6290 / AMD Radeon HD 6310 / AMD Radeon HD 6320

Keyboard

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

Memory

Internal memory:2 / 4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:8
Maximum internal memory (64-bit):8
Memory clock speed:1066 / 1333
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout:2 x 2
Memory layout (slots x size):2 x 2
Memory slots:2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
4G:N
4G WiMAX: No
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version: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:Gigabit Ethernet / Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN / Gigabit Ethetrnet, WLAN
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type:DVD Super Multi / DVD Super Multi DL

Other Features

Audio system:Sonic Focus / SonicFocus / SonicMaster
Dimensions (WxDxH):14.9 x 9.96 x 1.37
Display:LCD
Ethernet interface type:Gigabit
External display:N
Graphics adapter family:AMD
HD-Ready: Yes
Infrared data port: No
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
Power Requirements:100-240V
Power supply type:AC/DC
Type:PC
Wireless Technology:Wi-Fi

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

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:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output current:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:65

Processor

Chipset:AMD A50M / AMD M780G
Motherboard chipset:AMD A50M / AMD M780G
Processor:C-50 / C-60 / E-350 / E-450
Processor boost frequency:1 / 1.3 / 1.33 / 1.333
Processor cache:1
Processor cache type:L2
Processor cores:2
Processor family:AMD C / AMD E
Processor frequency:1 / 1.6 / 1.65
Processor Manufacturer:AMD
Processor model:C-50 / C-60 / E-350 / E-450
Processor socket:Socket FT1 BGA
Processor threads:2

Processor special features

Intel Active Management Technology: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel HD Audio Technology: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: No
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel Matrix Storage Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel Smart Connect Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® Active Management Technology (Intel® AMT):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® High Definition Audio (Intel® HD Audio):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):N
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Rapid Start Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No

Security

Password protection:BIOS, HDD, User
Password protection type:BIOS, HDD, User

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / No / Windows 7 Home Basic / Windows 7 Home Premium

Storage

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

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.96
Height (front):1.11 / 1.3
Height (rear):1.37
Weight:4.41 / 5.73
Width:14.9