ASUS Taichi21-DH51

ASUS Taichi21-DH51


Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz, 11.6", 1920 x 1080, 4 GB RAM, 128 GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Windows 8 64-Bit, 2.2 lbs.
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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:60
GPU Benchmark:39
User ratings:79
Popularity score:99


  • Average processor suitable for various tasks (except the most demanding ones).
  • Low-End graphics, not suitable for gaming (but ok for web browsing and office applications).
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:80/ 100

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CPU Benchmark60better66worse56worse38worse59
GPU Benchmark39better51better40worsebetter44
Value for Money82better91worse33better91
Shopineer score80better84worse74worse59better82
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
Operating SystemWindows 8 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 8.1 Pro 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
Display TypeQHDFull HDWide XGA+
Resolution1920 x 1080better2160 x 14401920 x 1080worse1366 x 7681920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesDual LED-backlit TFT LCD display Typical 280nits/250nits 25ms reIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyIPS, glossyIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology
ProcessorIntel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHzbetterIntel Core i3-6100U 2.3 GHzworseIntel Core M 5Y10 0.80 GHzworseIntel Atom Z3795 1.6 GHzworseIntel Core M3 6Y30 0.9 GHz
Base Frequency1.7 GHzbetter2.3 GHzworse0.8 GHzworse1.59 GHzworse0.9 GHz
Boost Frequency2.2 GHz
Memory4 GB4 GB4 GB4 GBbetter8 GB
Max Memory Supported4 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3 1067LPDDR3 1600
SSD128 GB128 GB128 GBworse64 GB128 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD + 5M Pixel dual Camera (720p video recording) HD + 5M Pixel dYes2 MP2 MP Front & 5 MP RearHP TrueVision HD Webcam (front-facing) with integrated dual arra
Battery35WHrs, 3200mAh,3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Battery pack2-cell Lithium Polymer, 4870 mAhLithium Polymer38 WHrs, 2S1P, 2-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack2 Cell 33WHr
Battery Life8 hours9 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 4000betterIntel HD Graphics 520betterIntel HD Graphics 5300worseIntel HD GraphicsbetterIntel HD Graphics 515
Video Memory
CommunicationLAN and WLANWLANWLAN
WLAN802.11a/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN802.11a/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorFrameless Glare type Tablet with Silver Aluminum FrameDark BlueAluminum / Natural Silver
Weight2.2 lbs.worse2.76 lbs.better1.72 lbs.worse3.24 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake14105
Anno 14049016
Anno 20703920137
Anno 2205176
ArmA 21
Ashes of the Singularity3
Assassin's Creed Syndicate18
Assassin's Creed Unity3
AssassinĀ“s Creed III17164
Battlefield 1142
Battlefield 31512105
Battlefield 43220125
Battlefield Hardline21923
BioShock Infinite2713114
Borderlands 233231610
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare101433
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare
Call of Juarez Benchmark15
Civilization 52310
CoD Modern Warfare 281343122
Company of Heroes 210763
Counter-Strike Source134
Crysis - CPU Benchmark3820216
Crysis - GPU Benchmark3224216
Crysis 24227197
Crysis 3221183
Crysis Warhead
Darksiders II2414
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising7934198
Dead Space 375322515
Deus Ex Human Revolution442313
Deus Ex Mankind Divided78
Diablo III46262114
Dirt 364372213
Dirt Rally72191313
Dirt Showdown5328176
Dishonored 2129
Doom 3131
Dota 2 Reborn
Dota 2653815
F.E.A.R. 2132524020
F1 201161341612
F1 201232272112
F1 201348302612
F1 201447281712
FIFA 16602616
FIFA 1761228
Fallout 4856
Far Cry 2512214
Far Cry 3322181
Far Cry 413721
Far Cry Primal82
Farming Simulator 17492786
Fifa 11163955253
Fifa 12112633125
Fifa 1396583423
Fifa 14182976635
Fifa 15322516
GRID 273382013
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto453224
GTA V2718
Guild Wars 235145
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark164
Hitman 20165
Just Cause 211
Just Cause 31283
Left 4 Dead11936
Mad Max1526
Mafia 232252015
Mafia 3
Mass Effect 3251918
Max Payne 322147
Metal Gear Solid V4125101
Metro 20333018124
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1271
Need for Speed 20169811
Need for Speed Shift31182722
No Man's Sky
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege171121
Resident Evil 5943916
Rise of the Tomb Raider10644
Saints Row IV3021106
Sims 31173321
Sims 45519710
Sleeping Dogs231585
Star Wars Battlefront1587
StarCraft 2113261711
Supreme Commander - FA Bench47312616
The Crew1583
The Division117
The Elder Scrolls Online4023147
The Evil Within955
The Secret World241812
The Witcher 31053
Titanfall 21364
Tomb Raider3417107
Torchlight 2623521
Trackmania Nations Forever1353720
Watch Dogs 2
Watch Dogs138
World in Conflict - Benchmark67281310
World of Tanks v84822198
World of Warcraft9964178
World of Warships57361712
X-Plane 10.25421675
XCOM 271