ASUS VivoBook S550CA-DS51T

ASUS VivoBook S550CA-DS51T

Description

Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHz, 15.6", 1366 x 768, 6 GB RAM, 24 GB SSD, 500 GB HDD, Intel HD Graphics 4000, Windows 8 64-Bit, 5 hours battery life, 5.1 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1112.12 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:60
GPU Benchmark:39
User ratings:62
Popularity score:97

Verdict

  • 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).
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:65/ 100

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ASUS VivoBook S550CA-DS51T
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Lighter
DELL Latitude E5470 (0KR4W)
Better Value
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Product nameASUS VivoBook S550CA-DS51THP ProBook 450 G3 (W0S82UT#ABA)Acer TravelMate P258 TMP258-M-716Z-USDELL Latitude E5470 (0KR4W)HP ProBook 650 G2 (V1P78UT#ABA)
CPU Benchmark60better73better73better72better70
GPU Benchmark39better51better51better51better51
Value for Money52better78better73better7752
Popularity97worse90worse89worse69worse82
Rating62worseworseworseworse
Shopineer score65better80better78better73better66
Price$1112.12better$1052.78worse$1199.99better$1099.99better$1099.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1027.00$1241.00$1362.00$1289.00$1012.00
Operating SystemWindows 8 64-BitWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit (available through downgrade rightWindows 10 Pro 64-Bit / Windows 7 Professional 64-BitWindows 7 ProfessionalWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit with Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit License
BrandASUSHPAcerDELLHP
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HD
Resolution1366 x 768better1920 x 1080better1920 x 10801366 x 7681366 x 768
LCD FeaturesFull HD anti-glare slim LED-backlitLED HD SVA Anti-Glare
TouchscreenYesworseNoworseNo
ProcessorIntel Core i5-3317U 1.7GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-6500U 2.5 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-6300U 2.4 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-6200U 2.3 GHz
Cores2222
Base Frequency1.7 GHzbetter2.5 GHzbetter2.5 GHzbetter2.4 GHzbetter2.3 GHz
Boost Frequency3.1 GHz
Memory6 GBbetter8 GBbetter8 GBbetter8 GBworse4 GB
Max Memory Supported8 GB8 GBbetter16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133DDR4 2133
HDD500 GB500 GB500 GB500 GB
HDD RPM5400 RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPM
SSD24 GBbetter128 GB
Optical DriveDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWDVD+/-RW SuperMulti DLDVD Super MultiDVD Super Multi
WebcamYes720p HD webcamYesYes720p HD Webcam
Battery44WHrs, 4000mAh, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion Battery pack4-cell, 44 Wh Li-ion4-cell lithium ion4-cell lithium ionHP 3-Cell 48 WHr Long Life Prismatic Battery
Battery Life5 hours6 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 4000betterIntel HD Graphics 520betterIntel HD Graphics 520betterIntel HD Graphics 520betterIntel HD Graphics 520
Video Memory
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LANIntel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260Intel Dual Band Wireless-N 7265 802.11ac WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 8260 802.11 a/b/g/n (2x2)
ColorBlackBlackBlackBlack
Weight5.1 lbs.better4.56 lbs.worse5.5 lbs.better3.86 lbs.5.1 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
Dishonored34272517
Doom 3131
Doom218
Dota 2 Reborn
Dota 2653815
Evolve1261
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
Overwatch26188
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege171121
Resident Evil 5943916
Rise of the Tomb Raider10644
Risen3018139
Saints Row IV3021106
SimCity2915115
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
Thief191194
Titanfall 21364
Titanfall201175
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