Asus X54C-BBK7 15.6-inch Laptop Review

Asus has recently unveiled a 15.6-inch laptop named Asus X54C-BBK7. With features like 2.2GHz Intel B960 processor, 4GB integrated memory, Windows 7 Home Premium OS, 15.6-inch HD display and DVD burner this laptop turns out to be a tough competitor to the existing models in the market. What’s more? It sports wireless LAN to facilitate web browsing anywhere, everywhere.

Asus X54C-BBK7 15.6-inch Laptop Features

Design

Asus X54C-BBK7 sports a very basic design. The notebook measures 37.8×25.3×3.56cm and weighs 2.6kg.

Screen

The 15.6-inch LED-backlit display renders vibrant, detailed, clear and crisp output in high definition.

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The display is based on antiglare technology and is coupled with Intel UMA for better graphics performance. The display renders output in 1366x768p resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio.

Internals

The Asus X54C-BBK7 runs on dual-core 2.2GHz super-fast Intel B960 processor that allows for smooth web browsing and handles graphics-intensive programs efficiently. Thanks to the processor that word processing tasks find a stable platform. The processor also handles latest games, web routing processes and media storage well. The laptop is based on 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium operating system.

Internals

This operating system not only helps in memory management but also accommodates 8MB RAM on it. The laptop makes an inexpensive RAM update available. The notebook also features 2MB L3 cache that is coupled with 4GB DDR3 1333MHz SDRAM. It can be expanded to 8GB.

Storage

It also sports 320GB hard drive. There is abundant storage for important documents, games, movies, audio files and video clips in the laptop. The storage space is yet another reason why the laptop would attract students and business professionals alike.

Interface

The keyboard in Asus X54C-BBK7 gives tactile feedback. There is ample space between each of the keys to facilitate fast typing.

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However, integrated number keypad comes as a surprise because it is generally a part of only netbooks.  The laptop has an intuitive multi-touchpad that ensures accuracy while typing fast and prevents accidental mistyping. Being based on PalmProof technology, the touchpad also ensures comfort of the user.

Multimedia

Besides the multimedia-centric display, Asus X54C-BBK7 sports double-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW burner to support a wide range of DVD formats. SonicFocus SW support in addition to Azalia-compliant 3D audio chip accounts for superior quality surround sound. In short, Asus X54C-BBK7 offers a cinematic experience.

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Camera

Asus X54C-BBK7 facilitates video chats through 0.3MP webcam coupled with digital microphone.

Connectivity

The laptop sports integrated 10/100/1000 Mbps -fast Ethernet LAN. It also sports RJ-45 port for hassle-free web connection. In addition, Asus X54C-BBK7 sports all the standard connectivity features such as 802.11 b/g/n WiFi and HDMI port.

It sports one USB 3.0 port and one USB 2.0 port. HDMI port enables the users to connect the laptop to a HDTV and enjoy videos and movies on an even larger screen.

Other Features

FLASH memory, VGA memory and CD/DVD RW drive are the other highlights of this notebook.

Battery

The laptop is powered by 4-cell heavy 2600mAh Lithium-ion battery. The battery enables the laptop last close to 4 hours on single charge. Since Asus X54C-BBK7 is based on IceCool technology, it stays cool no matter how lengthy your sessions are.

Asus X54C-BBK7  Price

Asus X54C-BBK7 is priced at $350 and it comes with a year’s warranty.

Conclusion

 Asus X54C-BBK7 is worth every penny of its price tag. With a bunch of functionalities assigned to ample features, the Asus X54C-BBK7 is a notebook everyone should have.