39.624 cm (15.6 ") , 1366 x 768, Intel Pentium N3530, 2.16GHz, 2M Cache, 4GB SDRAM, 500GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics, DVD±RW, Fast Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, Windows 8.1, Black
- Windows 8.1 Pro or other editions available
- Stylish design available in a range of expressive colors
- User-centric features like Smart Gesture and IceCool technologies
- High quality ASUS SonicMaster technology-enhanced audio
A classic, timeless design
The ASUS X Series is the perfect all-round laptop for work and play. Its durable design features a stylish concentric circle finish that is available in a range of colors ranging from staid black or white, to more expressive hues like Passion Pink or Lavender Purple. Inside, the X Series features audio-visual enhancement technologies like ASUS Splendid and SonicMaster give you immersive visuals and pitch-perfect sound.
Video calls in crystal clarity
The X series features a VGA camera with a highly sensitive sensor that performs well in diverse light conditions, from lightly lit room to the bright outdoors. Now you can reach out to your love ones or anyone else while looking great.
Lifelike colors with ASUS Splendid Technology
Exclusive Splendid technology delivers vibrant visuals to satisfy the most demanding viewing standards. It fine-tunes display properties based on application, adjusting color gamut and accuracy. The results are more vibrant colors and pristine image quality in all applications, from movies to photos.
Providing a smooth computing experience
Value-packed with all the essentials, the X Series reinvents your daily computing experience. Whether you are using it for work or play, this is an ideal machine for both productive computing and entertainment. Instant on lets your resume from sleep mode in 2 seconds so you can immediately get back to what you were doing; while USB 3.0 gives you 10 times data transfer speeds over USB 2.0. With speed and performance packed into a stylish, ergonomic design, ASUS X Series gives you everything you need for a truly satisfying multitask computing and multimedia experience.
Productivity and entertainment
ASUS X Series are powered by up to Intel® Core™ processors that deliver smooth, responsive performance. They integrate faster processors, more powerful graphics and an advanced onboard memory controller adequate for daily multitask computing or multimedia entertainment. ASUS X Series can handle more applications at once without slowing down, resulting in very rewarding usage for work and pleasure, all within a slim form factor.
A notebook with smartphone-like accessibility
Exclusive ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II technology brings notebooks smartphone-like responsive performance, with near-instant resume even from prolonged standby. This Instant on 2-second resume means so long notebook reboot frustration, and get back into fun and productivity delay-free. ASUS Super Hybrid Engine II technology also optimizes battery life with various power modes to suit the task at hand. With instant on functionality enabled, ASUS notebooks can remain in standby mode for an incredible two weeks! There is no worry about data loss while in standby mode as data automatically gets backed up when the battery drops to 5% charge. Files and tasks are kept safe in memory, waiting for you when you get back.
Ultra-fast data transfers
USB 3.0 is ten times faster than USB 2.0 and with two ports* at your disposal; you can save photos, transfer music and open multi-gigabyte video files in a fraction of the time with compatible storage. Say goodbye to long waiting times- transferring a 25GB Blu-ray-quality movie now takes a mere 70 seconds.
Precise, crystal clear audio to complete the cinematic experience
On most notebooks, all sound frequencies originate from small onboard speakers. The resulting audio comes from a single source and lacks distinctiveness. Like other notebooks in the ASUS range, the X Series comes equipped with SonicMaster technology and ASUS AudioWizard to bring you high fidelity audio. Experience omnidirectional sound and hear each individual instrument's nuances with the X Series..
SonicMaster techonology, development efforts of the ASUS Golden Ear team together with ICEpower, offers a remarkably attractive mobile multimedia package. Our tailored mix of superior hardware and optimized software improve audio quality with easily distinguishable and accurately louder sounds. Bigger speakers and resonance chambers give a smooth, rich and detailed sound that enhance audio experience in different usage scenarios like movies and music. ASUS SonicMaster technology partnered with our AudioWizard, audio tuning software, adds new depth to your entertainment experience.
AudioWizard Maxx Audio Tuning
AudioWizard is an audio tuning software bundled with the 2011 Technical GRAMMY® award winner- MaxxAudio, a professional audio processing tool in the industry. The five selectable modes enhance sound quality to suit different listening environments. Enjoy lifelike sound in music, movies and games, with all modes fine-tuned by the ASUS Golden Ear team. The proprietary interface puts you first, so it's utterly user-friendly, offering quick and direct access to your content. It's so flexible, you can change the sound in seconds.
The ASUS Golden Finger team puts natural interfaces first, developing standards far beyond industry average. This assures ASUS provides the most comfortable and responsive experiences in every application and at all times. The X Series has a large touchpad equipped with Smart Gesture technology for quick and precise response across a wide range of touch inputs. The ergonomic seamless one-piece keyboard is designed to provide you the most comfortable typing experience.
Multi-touch made easy
The X Series' multi-point touchpad comes with Smart Gesture technology that offers finger-tip natural computing. It delivers naturally simple but intricate interaction, with scrolling and right clicking for access to advanced functions without a mouse. Smart Gesture technology supports a range of touch commands like pinch zoom in/out, scroll, and tap that simulate Windows 8 touchscreen functions. The touchpad is in ratio as the display for more precise pointer control and we've made it large to leave plenty of room to use Windows 8 gestures.
An ergonomic seamless one-piece keyboard
The back-assembled, seamless one-piece keyboard prevents key float to provide you with a comfortable and assured typing experience. The ergonomically crafted Chiclet keyboard design spaces out the keys to provide an improved layout that ensures typing accuracy. Each individual key has been expertly tuned to ASUS's Golden Ratio of keyboard force and stroke to increase key responsiveness for faster typing. These details add up to reduce user fatigue even after prolonged periods of typing.
Access your data and files anytime, anywhere
ASUS WebStorage ensures you get access to your data and files on any device that has an internet connection. With ASUS WebStorage, your files are automatically kept up-to-date and synced across various devices; you can share photos and videos with friends and family, and stream your music and movies to your device. ASUS X Series comes with free ASUS WebStorage space.
ASUS X553MA-XX068H. Product type: Notebook, Form factor: Clamshell. Processor family: Intel® Pentium®, Processor model: N3530, Processor frequency: 2.16 GHz. Display diagonal: 39.6 cm (15.6"), Display resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels. Internal memory: 4 GB, Internal memory type: DDR3L-SDRAM. Total storage capacity: 500 GB, Storage media: HDD. Optical drive type: DVD±RW. On-board graphics adapter. Operating system installed: Windows 8.1. Colour of product: Black