ASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1

ASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1 90NB06X1-M02240

Description

Intel Core M-5Y10 800 MHz (turbo up to 2.0 GHz), 13.3", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 5300, Windows 8.1 64-Bit, 10 hours battery life, 2.6 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1199.95 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:56
GPU Benchmark:40
User ratings:80
Popularity score:99

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).
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:74/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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ASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1 90NB06X1-M02240
Faster CPU
ASUS Zenbook UX305CA-SHM1-CB 90NB0AA1-M00570
Faster GPU
ASUS Zenbook UX303LA-DS51T
Lighter
Huawei MateBook HZ-W19
Better Value
Acer Aspire S7-391-9427 NX.M3EAA.009
Product nameASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1ASUS Zenbook UX305CA-SHM1-CBASUS Zenbook UX303LA-DS51THuawei MateBook HZ-W19Acer Aspire S7-391-9427
CPU Benchmark56better59better65better62better68
GPU Benchmark40better44better49better44worse39
Value for Money69better80worse59better93better72
Popularity99worse94worse98worse9299
Rating80worseworse78worse63worse62
Shopineer score74better78worse72better8074
Price$1199.95better$1126.99worse$1308.62worse$1299.99better$1156.38
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1303.00$1353.00$1296.00$1931.00$1291.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 HomeWindows 8
BrandASUSASUSASUSHuaweiAcer
Screen13.3"13.3"13.3"12"13.3"
Display Type
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080better2160 x 14401920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) TechnologyLED backlight & Acer CineCrystal Technology Multi-touch screen,
TouchscreenNoNobetterYesbetterYesbetterYes
ProcessorIntel Core M-5Y10 800 MHz (turbo up to 2.0 GHz)betterIntel Core m3-6Y30 0.9 GHzbetterIntel Core i5-5200U 2.2GHz (Turbo up to 2.7GHz) BroadwellbetterIntel Core m5-6Y54 1.1 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-3537U 2.0GHz
Cores2222
Base Frequency0.8 GHzbetter0.9 GHzbetter2.2 GHzbetter1.1 GHzbetter2 GHz
Boost Frequency2 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GB8 GBworse4 GB
Max Memory Supported12 GB
Memory SpeedLPDDR3 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD
HDD RPM
SSD256 GB256 GBworse128 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
Webcam1.2 MP HD CameraYes1.2MP HD Camera1.3 megapixel HD webcam (1280 x 1024)
Battery44WHrs, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack50WHrs, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery PackTypical: 33.7 Wh (4430 mAh, 7.6V)4-cell lithium ion
Battery Life10 hours7 hours6 hours
Graphics TypeIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardIntel HD Graphics 5300betterIntel HD Graphics 515betterIntel HD Graphics 5500betterIntel HD Graphics 515worseIntel HD Graphics 4000
Video Memory
Communication
WLAN802.11a/g/n Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LANAcer Invilink Nplify 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi Certified with support
ColorBlack / AluminumObsidian StoneSmokey BrownChampagne Gold
Weight2.6 lbs.2.6 lbs.worse3.2 lbs.better1.41 lbs.worse2.87 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 Wake1165
Anno 14049016
Anno 20704320125
Anno 2205116
ArmA 23
Ashes of the Singularity33
Assassin's Creed Syndicate38
Assassin's Creed Unity75
AssassinĀ“s Creed III8155
Battlefield 11462
Battlefield 31613106
Battlefield 4151273
Battlefield Hardline151153
BioShock Infinite2815123
Borderlands 22011104
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare1436427
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare
Call of Juarez Benchmark22
Civilization 51810
CoD Modern Warfare 293373423
Company of Heroes 28742
Counter-Strike Source134
Crysis - CPU Benchmark3820216
Crysis - GPU Benchmark3224226
Crysis 23825188
Crysis 312842
Crysis Warhead5
Darksiders II2614
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising55433214
Dead Space 33618147
Deus Ex Human Revolution412211
Deus Ex Mankind Divided88
Diablo III28211815
Dirt 357261713
Dirt Rally41131313
Dirt Showdown3021165
Dishonored 2129
Dishonored26261915
Doom 3135
Doom219
Dota 2 Reborn
Dota 2512714
Evolve7531
F.E.A.R. 2127534222
F1 201151322314
F1 201220171514
F1 201328191812
F1 201434201312
FIFA 16261512
FIFA 172214828
Fallout 41166
Far Cry 2823215
Far Cry 3191373
Far Cry 49742
Far Cry Primal831
Farming Simulator 17492787
Fifa 11163955259
Fifa 12141805738
Fifa 1339806238
Fifa 1491494522
Fifa 1521168
GRID 241211513
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto473525
GTA V2318
Guild Wars 247136
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark168
Hitman 201652
Just Cause 210
Just Cause 31084
Left 4 Dead12057
Mad Max946
Mafia 21915139
Mafia 32
Mass Effect 3241819
Max Payne 3101081
Metal Gear Solid V2112102
Metro 203316852
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1272
Need for Speed 2016985
Need for Speed Shift31182722
No Man's Sky
Overwatch31209
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege13853
Resident Evil 5482110
Rise of the Tomb Raider7415
Risen40191613
Saints Row IV151376
SimCity261282
Sims 31773239
Sims 4911897
Sleeping Dogs211676
Star Wars Battlefront1477
StarCraft 297312110
Supreme Commander - FA Bench45352821
The Crew161152
The Division117
The Elder Scrolls Online3925154
The Evil Within876
The Secret World352517
The Witcher 3643
Thief9542
Titanfall 217105
Titanfall3619114
Tomb Raider3417116
Torchlight 2694017
Trackmania Nations Forever1885222
Watch Dogs 2
Watch Dogs1171
World in Conflict - Benchmark111332614
World of Tanks v866181611
World of Warcraft9241228
World of Warships261885
X-Plane 10.25271143
XCOM 262