Powered by Intel Celeron 1007u processor, Asus X200CA-HCL1205O is a portable package that can accomplish basic computing flawlessly which include typing, browsing web, emailing, social media interaction and video chatting. When Asus X200CA series was introduced, it became a great success. It is a touch screen laptop and the 11.6” high-definition touch-screen display is able to recognize gestures and swipes efficiently. It comes with 4GB memory which is enough for basic multitasking and 500GB hard drive space offers ample storage. X200CA-HCL1205O weighs around 3 pounds which makes it a perfect mobile computing device. Again, there is a drawback in buying compact, thin and light laptop as most of them lack a DVD drive. Asus X200CA-HCL1205O is not an expectation to this trend. Powered by entry level processor with no dedicated graphics card, user can’t expect high end gaming from this laptop. Some low end games, however, can be played in this laptop. Here is a brief review about specifications and performance of this laptop.
Asus X200CA-HCL1205O specification and performance
Asus X200CA-HCL1205O is equipped with Intel Celeron 1007u processor which is a dual core processor. Each core operates with 1.5 GHz Clock speed. Though Celeron is not a high end processor, users can still enjoy regular computing such as browsing web with multiple tabs, creating documents, watching videos and movies. 1007u processor is integrated with Intel HD graphics which operates with 350MHz and the frequency can rise up to 1GHz upon system requirement. Asus X200CA HCL1205O supports less GPU intensive games, like Dota 2, Starcraft II, Skyrim, Team fortress 2 and F1 2012, in low details and settings. It may not run high end games, but if you are willing to mute fancy extras you could run low end games in this laptop.
Asus X200CA-HCL1205O comes with 4GB onboard DDR3 memory. Memory speed is 1333Mhz. It is installed with 2.5” 500GB SATA hard drive which operates with 5400rpm speed.
The LED backlit high definition display offers a max of 1366 X 768 pixel resolution, which means it can support 720p high definition but not 1080p or full HD.
Though it is small laptop yet it comes with sufficient number of ports which include 1 COMBO audio jack, 1 VGA port, 1 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0 ports, LAN Jack and HDMI. It also offers 1 MP camera and a media card reader that supports SD, SDHC, SDXC and MMC. Asus X200CA-HCL1205O is supported by Integrated 802.11 b/g/n, fast Ethernet and Bluetooth V4.0 network connectivity.
It comes with 3 Cell 33 Whrs lithium ion battery which offers up to 5 hrs of battery life, on single charge.
Pros of Asus X200CA-HCL1205O
Inexpensive compact touch screen laptop for everyday use
4 GB memory
Cons of Asus X200CA-HCL1205O
No dedicated graphics card