Looking for new office and multimedia laptop but did not want to spend much money? If you are preferred with Asus X series laptop’s performance, we think you should take a look at Asus X550LA-SI50402W 15.6 inch laptop. Yeah, this is not the most affordable 15.6 inch laptop on the market, but with the latest Intel Core i5 processor as the heart that integrated with new Intel HD Graphics 4400 as graphics engine, the X550LA-SI50402W laptop provides more than enough performance for daily multimedia and handle most demanding office productivity applications with ease.
Similar to Asus X550LA-RI7T27 15.6 inch mainstream laptop that powered by Intel Core i7-4500U processor, Asus X550LA-SI50402W also comes with portable and stylish design. Combine the textured Asus spun circle finished design with matte gray color and metallic Asus logo on the cover provides high quality design and attractive appearance to use in coffee shop, office or when you traveled.
For interior, the matte blue gray color with patterned palm rests and Asus IceCool technology offers more comfortable typing experience when you handle large document processing works, thanks to the full-sized island style keyword with full numeric keypad. Yeah, this is not the slimmest laptop on its class, but with measures only around at 9.9 x 15. 1.25 inches and weighing only at 5.1 lbs, the latest Asus X 15.6 inch laptop still fells lights in one hand and perfect for travel companion. Under the bottom cover, the 4-cell Lithium Ion 2600 mAh battery still can produces more than four hours of battery usage on single charges.
Comes with new Intel Core i5-4200U dual core processor which brings a base clock rates at 1.6GHz, 4GB of DDR3L RAM and powered by Intel Turbo Boost technology (offers up to 2.6Ghz), Asus X550LA-SI50402W provides more than enough performance that you will need for running most demanding office applications and some modern multimedia applications. Under the hood, the Intel HD Graphics 4400 as graphics accelerator promises smooth and stable performance for running some modern video editing software and modern games without any delays. The 500GB of internal storage with spinning speed up to 5400 rpm is not promises plenty of storage space, but still provides more than enough space to store thousand of music and hundred of video files.
Like the predecessor, the X550LA-SI50402W 15.6 inch laptop boasts a High Definition display and can produces maximum internal resolution around at 1366 x 768 pixels. Yeah, its mean you can not watching 1080p HD video on this machine, but for 720p video content, play modern games or Netflix’s streaming video, this machine still promises fairly bright, crisp and natural color. On the top of Asus X550LA 15.6 inch laptop’s screen, the front facing 1.0 megapixel web camera and internal digital microphone allows users to makes a crisp and clear face to face video communications with family or co-workers. For audio, the dual stereo speakers with SonicMaster technology promises fairly clear and loud audio experience, especially in small room.
All Asus X550LA laptop’s connection features are placed on the left side, such as USB 2.0 port, USB 3.0 port, audio combo jack, VGA port, HDMI port and RJ 45 port as Ethernet LAN connector. On the other Asus laptop’s side, you will find security lock slot and Super-Multi DVD burner drive, so you can easy to burn your office files or multimedia content into CDs or DVDs cassettes. Furthermore, Asus X550LA-SI50402W laptop also equipped with multimedia card reader slot, Fast Gigabit Ethernet LAN, WiFi 802.11n for internet connection and the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 for operating system.
Yeah, this machine is not the most affordable Asus 15.6 inch laptop. But with stylish design, powerful processor and starting price only around at $449, Asus X550LA-SI50402W laptop is still provides many strengths and hard to beat. So, what do you think? If the price is your big concern and you are not too concern about multimedia performance, we recommend you to check the sub-$250 Asus X551MAV-RCLN06 15.6 inch laptop. Comes with Intel Celeron N2830 processor and integrated with 4GB of DDR3 RAM, the X551MAV-RCLN06 laptop still can handle daily basic computing tasks with ease.