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Asus X53Z-SX156V

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Asus X53Z-SX156V. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and keyboard. The price and durability also get good feedback.

performance, durability, price, keyboard, design

On average, users rate this product 90/100.

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Good choice


Took delivery of this today and gave it about an hour on Billy Microsofts bugfest...just out of curiosity you understand ;) which just cemented my dislike of the OS..

Jul, 2012

Consumer review (

Asus X53Z - Hidden Gem!


like previous reviewer, I researched this Laptop and realised with the AMD A6 Quad core processor, Radeon HD6520 graphics, USB 3.0 (found in the lastest £450+ laptops), HDMI, free laptop case and Webroot security software this was a bargain. like...

Jul, 2012

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Great bang for buck laptop!


My dad's laptop recently gave up the ghost so he asked me to look for a new one for him. Did a bit of research and trawled the net looking for the best machine for his budget.

Jul, 2012

Consumer review (

Good all round laptop


Build quality is good, it feels solid, and the finish on the plastic is good, the keyboard is also good quality, I can't really comment on the trackpad as I don't use it (I got I wireless mouse with it).

Jul, 2012

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Great for the price


Have been really impressed with this laptop. It is fast at tasks like web browsing, streaming, word processing. It is not the lightest laptop, but lighter than the one it is replacing. The build quality is good but not great, the screen can flex if...

Jun, 2012

Consumer review (

Not Bad At All


Bought this for the missus, mainly for web browsing, videos, email. Normal internet use, as well as making videos.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review (

Great All Round Laptop


Does everything you would expect of a laptop at this price. Good performance when surfing the web, getting mail and a good pace to downloading files etc. Has a decent quality keyboard, large enough HDD, excellent LED screen, loads of good RAM which is...

Feb, 2012

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amylittlehands" review comments


This laptop is amazing for the price, best investment I've made in a long time. I have a high-rig PC but because of situations I need a laptop as well.

Feb, 2012

Product Specifications


Built-in Microphone: Yes
Speakers manufacturer:Altec Lansing


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


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


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:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:65


Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
On-board graphics adapter family:AMD Radeon HD 6000
On-board graphics adapter model:AMD Radeon HD 6480G


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


Internal memory:4
Internal memory type:DDR3-SDRAM


3G: No
4G WiMAX: No
Bluetooth: No
Data network: No
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

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
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:3.42
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:65


Chipset:AMD A70M
Motherboard chipset:AMD A70M
Processor boost frequency:2.5
Processor cache:2
Processor cache type:L2
Processor cores:2
Processor family:AMD A
Processor frequency:1.9
Processor model:A4-3300M
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® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® Matrix Storage Technology (Intel® MST):N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N


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


Card reader integrated: Yes
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS), MMC, MS PRO, SD
Hard Drive Capacity:500
Hard Drive Interface: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):1.11
Height (rear):1.37