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5.9 out of 10

Asus K50 series

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Overall 8
7.9
Performance 8
8.3
Battery performance 8
8.3
Display 7
7.0
Weight 8
7.9
Noise 9
9.2
Gaming performance 6
6.0
Connectivity 7
7.4
Keyboard 8
8.0
Temperature 8
8.0

Review Asus K50IJ-SX Notebook

Notebookcheck
20 October 2010
  • Conclusion: Asus' K50IJ is a stylish entry-level notebook that has some clever details that make it worthy of a second look from performance-undemanding computer users: First, the palm rest will always be cool and allow you to work comfortably. Second, the notebook is quiet and portable enough to not attract attention, making it pleasant to carry around.
  • Pros: Relatively strong dual-core processor, Beautiful and quality design, Good value for money ratio, Asus offers a good overall package at a reasonable price.
  • Cons: Unfavorably positioned speakers, Highly reflective screen, No digital video output, A digital video output.
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Overall 6
6.0

Asus K50IJ-BNC5

CNET
12 September 2010
  • Summary: The Asus K501J-BCN5 serves up long battery life, a backlit keyboard, and a year of AV protection. Unfortunately, these Next Class features add a considerable sum to the price; we like a cheaper yet similarly configured Asus K501J model better.
  • Pros: Solid build quality; long-lasting six-cell battery; comfortable, backlit keyboard; multitouch touch pad; a year of AV protection included.
  • Cons: Next Class features add to the bill; underwhelming preinstalled software; no HDMI.
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Overall 6
6.0

Asus K50C-SX009V

CNET
11 September 2010
  • Summary: The 15.6-inch Asus K50C-SX009V laptop may have a low asking price, but it only delivers netbook levels of performance.
  • Pros: Bright screen;. Good design;. Largish hard drive.
  • Cons: Very sluggish performance;. Poor 3D capabilities;. Spongy keyboard.
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Overall 7
7.0

ASUS K50 Review

LAPTOP Magazine
7 October 2009
  • Summary: The ASUS K50 was a pleasure to use. It offered zippy performance speeds in comparison to similarly priced notebooks, a comfortable keyboard, and lengthy battery life. At $699, though, the K50 is currently $100 more expensive than comparable systems such as the Gateway NV5807u. While the latter system may have shorter battery life, this factor hardly outweighs the price differential.
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Expert Review

InsideHW
21 October 2010
  • Excerpt: In accordance with ASUS philosophy of presenting new devices in short periods of time, not long after the first Fonepad, new models, Fonepad Note 6 and Fonepad 7, have been announced. Unfortunately, f... Mechanical keyboard are conceptual way of going back to the past, in time before we’ve had shallow buttons, notebooks, membrane, macro buttons and much more. Just remember the older computers with mas...
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Asus K50IJ notebook

TechSmart
6 June 2010

ASUS K50IN Series Notebook

Overclock3D
15 February 2010
  • Pros: Subtle but appealing looks., Very solid construction., High Quality display., Reasonable performance., Official support for Windows XP, and unofficial support for Windows 7.
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Overall 10
10

Asus K50IJ review

expertreviews.co.uk
11 November 2009
  • Excerpt: Asus's K50IJ is a chunky laptop, but its bulk gives it a feeling of sturdiness that makes us confident that it will handle standard daily use and being carried around occasionally. It looks attravailable, thanks to the glossy coating on the chassis. Thankfully, the coating hasn't been applied to the keyboard and the standard matt finish makes the keys easier to see and type on.
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Overall 6
6.0

Asus K50AB

ZDNet
27 October 2009
  • Summary: The K50AB is a typical mid-range laptop that looks good, but the in-built GPU-switching feature doesn't save on battery at all. We'd suggest looking elsewhere for your mid-range needs.
  • Pros: Looks and feels upmarket for the price, Multi-touch touchpad in entry-level machine
  • Cons: Low battery life, No Bluetooth
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Overall 6
6.0

Asus K50AB review

TechRadar UK
19 September 2009
  • Summary: Asus brings potent 3D power to the sub-£500 laptop
  • Pros: Good 3D performance, Excellent screen, Decent specifications
  • Cons: Below average processor performance, Lack of software
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