Sporting a spacious 15.6-inch screen, the ASUS X554LA is an affordable laptop that is designed for a responsive and powerful computing performance. It is it built for durability and shows off a relatively slim profile, with an advanced processor firing away under the hood.
Design and Display
The ASUS X554LA notebook is designed for reliable use. At a thickness of mere one inch, it is quite slim and helps to make efficient use of space. The notebook is attractively finished and features a patterned palm rest. It is relatively prone to fingerprints from handling.
The approximately 2.2 kg laptop crams in a large 15.6-inch diagonal display with an HD resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. The LED-backlit screen has a standard 16:9 aspect ratio.
Hardware and Performance
Equipped with Intel Core processors, ASUS X554LA is decked out for a high-level performance. Different configurations of the notebook come with Intel Core i3, Core i5 or Core i7 processor.
ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II ensures a highly responsive machine that boots up relatively fast. ASUS X554LA laptops come with a standard RAM of 4 GB, with up to 8 GB supported on the computer. 2GB RAM may also be offered on some machines.
An integrated Intel HD Graphics 4400 GPU takes care of graphics. The fact that this machine does not have a dedicated graphics card entails it is not suitable for playing a number of modern games. The ASUS X554LA notebook runs on Windows 8.1 (64-bit) operating system and is ready for Windows 10.
The ASUS X554LA is supplied with ample storage space of either 500 GB or 1 TB. Port and interface offerings include three USB ports (two of which are USB 3.0 ports), an HDMI video port, a VGA port and an SD card reader.
The ASUS X554LA notebook features a super multi-DVD optical drive, an HD (720p) webcam, Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. The accompanying 2-cell battery has an estimated run time of about five hours.
Better-than-average sound is ensured with the notebook’s stereo speakers, which are backed by ASUS SonicMaster technology. The technology, developed in collaboration with Bang and Olufsen, delivers better sound with wider range and deeper bass.
Pricing and availability
Asus X554LA notebooks are available in Nigeria. You can now buy the entry level laptop at leading online stores in Nigeria. Asus X554LA price in Nigeria starts at around N80,000, depending on your location and the configuration of the laptop.
Asus X554LA Specs
Here are a few specs of the Asus X554LA Laptop:
- OS: Windows 8.1 or Windows 8.1 Pro
- Processor: Intel Core i3, Core i5, Core i7 Processor
- GPU: Intel HD Graphics
- Memory: 4GB RAM, 6GB RAM, supports up to 8GB of RAM
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 38.2 x 25.6 x 2.58 cm
- Weight: 2.26 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch LED Display, 1366 x 768 pixels
- Keyboard: Chiclet style Keyboard
- Pointing Device: Touchpad
- Built-in Storage: 500GB, 1TB HDD
- Optical Storage: Yes, DVD
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: Yes, HD Webcam
- USB 2.0 Port: Yes, 1 port
- USB 3.0 Port: Yes, 2 port
- HDMI: Yes
- DisplayPort: No
- VGA: Yes
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes
- SD Slot: Yes, 1 slot
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- Mobile Broadband: No
- Bang and Olufsen
- Battery: 2 Cell, 30 WHr Battery
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