Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q is an 11.6” laptop but weighs just 3.2 lbs. and is as easy to carry around as any 10” laptop. Its bigger size makes it more convenient to use. Best thing about this laptop is its touch screen display which allows users to interact with the laptop in a faster and intuitive way. This laptop has been designed to appeal to students, small office users and such users who need to travel a lot and need a laptop for everyday use. In spite of its plastic casing and thick profile (over an inch thick), the look of the laptop is quite attractive. Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q offers 4GB RAM and 500GB hard drive. Powered by dual core Intel Celeron 1007U, the laptop can’t deliver very powerful performance but it offers performance for typing documents, web browsing, social networking, video chatting, watching videos, playing low end 3D and browser games. Asus X200CA SCL0301Q offers average battery life. All necessary ports and connectivity features are available with the machine including a VGA and HDMI port. The price of this laptop is $280 (approx.) which is amazingly low. Like any other small laptop, this machine is devoid of DVD burner. To know more about this laptop read further :
Specification and expected performance of Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q
Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q gets its processing power from dual core Intel Celeron 1007u processor which operates with fixed clock speed of 1.5GHz. It is paired with Intel HD graphics for Ivy bridge processor. Though the processor supports day to day tasks still it offers limited 3D gaming.
The 11.6” laptop comes with onboard 4GB DDR3 memory which is not expandable further. It comes with massive 500GB hard drive which operates with 5400 rpm speed. May be a Solid state drive would have improved the performance further but it will increase price of the laptop significantly. The hard drive is preinstalled with Windows 8.1 operating system.
High definition LED backlit 11.6” display of Asus X200CA SCL0301Q offers same resolution which any budget 15.6” laptop offers. It will offer crisp pictures and supports 720p high definition playback.
Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q offers Gigabit Ethernet and Wireless N as networking features. Users will get two USB 2.0 ports, one USB 3.0 port, an SD/MMC card reader, combo microphone/ headphone jacks, HDMI VGA and Ethernet port. Sleep-and-Charge-style USB 3.0 port is not available with this laptop.
It ships with 3 cell 33whr lithium ion battery which won’t provide you day long battery life. Thus carrying power adapter would be a better choice.
Pros of Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q
Inexpensive Touch Screen laptop for basic computing
USB 3.0 port
Cons of Asus X200CA-SCL0301Q
Average battery life