Do you need a new laptop for studying, daily productivity or enjoy some multimedia and entertainment tasks but did not have much budget? If you think the new laptop is out range of your budget, we suggest you to take a look at ASUS D550MAV-DB01 15.6 inch laptop. Yeah, comes with the dual core SOC Intel Bay Trail-M platform as the heart, the D550MAV-DB01 laptop is not promised ultimate performance and not designed for tech savvy or professional users. But if the price is your big concern, the latest sub-$300 ASUS D550MAV is still one of the best deal that now available on the market.
Similar to Toshiba Satellite C55-B5201 15.6 inch laptop, the latest ASUS D550MAV laptop is coming with Intel Celeron N2830 dual core processor as the heart. Yeah, this 1.6Ghz is an entry level processor, but with the Intel Burst technology that gives extra processor power up to 2.4Ghz and paired with 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM, ASUS D550MAV-DB01 laptop still provides delivers the power you need for day to day productivity computing tasks, along with enjoy some multimedia and entertainment tasks. For modern applications, the 64 bit version of Microsoft Windows 8.1 as the operating system promises smooth and seamless performance without having to worry about delays.
Yeah, this a budget friendly laptop, but with the sturdy black color that combined with textured finished design and Asus unique hidden makes this model looks more premium and more expensive than they are. Under the hood, the 3-cell battery is not promises longest battery life, but according to Asus, the Lithium Ion battery still can produce more than 4 hours of battery runtime between charges. Yeah, this is not the slimmest 15.6 inch laptop in the market, but with measures around at 15.0 x 9.9 x 1.2 inch and weighing only at 4.7 lb (2.13 kg), the ASUS D550MAV laptop still perfect for travel companion and easy to hold in one hand.
The 15.6 inch High Definition widescreen display with Intel HD Graphics as graphics engine that supports DirectX 11 provides fairly crisp, bright and vibrant colors for photo, streaming video or play some casual games. Yeah, like the predecessor, ASUS D550MAV-DB01 is only supports a 1366 x 768 pixels native resolution. But you did not need to worry if you want to enjoy your video in detailed resolution. On the left Asus laptop’s side, the HDMI port gives user ability to share and watch their favorite video in 1080p HD resolution.
Comes with dual internal stereo speakers that optimized with ASUS SonicMaster technology promises fairly loud and deeper bass audio than its competitor in its price range. Above the 15.6 inch glossy screen, the build in front facing web camera that paired with an internal digital microphone provides fairly clear and bright face to face video communications with family or co-workers when you on the go. On the right laptop’s edge, there is SuperMulti DVD Burner drive. Its mean you can easy to load more applications or watch new movies from DVDs cassettes with ease.
Like common inexpensive laptop on its class, ASUS D550MAV-DB01 laptop shipped with a 500GB internal SATA disk drive and offers up to 5400 rotate per minutes to read or write speed. On the left ASUS D550MAVDB01 laptop’s side, you will find 3.5mm audio jack for headphone out and microphone in, USB 2.0 port, single USB 3.0 port, VGA port and RJ 45 port. The rest of Asus laptop’s specifications are security lock slot, media card reader slot, Gigabit Ethernet LAN, WiFi 802.11b/g/n wireless LAN and full sized black keyboard with soft squared keypad and chiclet style design.
Yeas, as inexpensive laptop, the latest ASUS D550MAV 15.6 inch laptop series is not designed for hard work and gaming. But if you only need a decent machine for daily productivity tasks and the price is your concern, we believe the ASUS D550MAV-DB01 that comes with a starting price only around at $299 is still offered many strengths and provide big value for your money. So, what do you think? If you need a touch screen laptop, we suggest you to check the $349 Toshiba Satellite C55T-B5230 multi touch screen laptop that also comes with an Intel Celeron N2830 processor.