This laptop is a representative of the new K series from Asus. In addition to this, this series also includes the compact K40 and the large-format K70. This same model is positioned by the manufacturer as a universal device with a multimedia bias.
The laptop case stands out with rounded edges and shiny surfaces made using Infusion technology. Unlike ordinary glossy plastic, such a surface is less dirty and much better resistant to scratches. The 16x9 aspect ratio display is great for watching videos. The large operating panel allows you to comfortably position your wrists when using the keyboard. It boasts an additional digital block, but for the sake of it it was necessary to sacrifice the ergonomics of the arrow block. The touchpad is slightly recessed into the surface of the case. Its touchpad has a grainy texture. Silver large buttons quickly become covered with prints, but there are no complaints about their work. The left side contains two USBs and a drive tray. On the right side there are two more USB, audio connectors, a network connector and an analog video output. There is no digital HDMI.
This model has three main hardware modifications. The most affordable IJ is equipped with a chipset with an integrated video adapter from Intel. The more advanced IN is built on NVidia logic with more powerful graphics. Both are equipped with processors manufactured by Intel. The third AB modification is completely built on components from AMD ATI. The highlight of the K50AV modification is the ability to switch integrated and discrete video on the fly. At maximum load, the laptop worked for less than an hour - such is the price to pay for a powerful video adapter. During the operation of the laptop, there were no critical complaints about its work. Let's take a closer look at the main and additional modifications of the K50 laptop.
ASUS K50C (K50C-C220SCEDWW)
ASUS K50C (K50C-C220SCEDWW)
15.6-inch WXGA HD display with 1366x768 resolution
Intel® Celeron® M Processor 220 @ 1.2 GHz
RAM 2 gigabytes
Winchester 250 gigabytes
Integrated graphics adapter Intel GMA X4500M, which is capable of performing far from the most demanding graphics capabilities
Mobile Intel GL40 Express Chipset
802.11b / g WiFi wireless modules
DVD-Super-Multi Optical Drives
Additional features built-in webcam
Communication capabilities, as well as input-output ports are presented: 2 USB 2.0 ports / 1 microphone / 1 Headphone-out jack / 1 VGA port / Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor / 1- m network adapter RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert / card reader SD, MMC, MS
Audio system built-in microphone, two speakers
Cursor control Touchpad with scroll buttons and lock button
Preinstalled MS-DOS software
Security function control Kensington lock
Package Contents ASUS K50C laptop, lithium-ion battery, power supply, documentation, drivers and software.
Dimensions (W x D x H, mm) 371x258x32-36 mm
Weight 2.6 kilograms
The K50 is an affordable multimedia notebook with a wide range of software options. Any customer can choose the configuration of this model that is suitable in terms of performance and cost.