Are you looking for a powerful yet inexpensive laptop PC this 2013, well Asus has something for you, the Asus K-Series K55A-HI5014L. This Asus K-Series K55A-HI5014L laptop PC boasts with the processing muscle of Third Generation Ivy Bridge Intel Core i5-3210M dual-core processor which is packed with 3MB L3 cache and runs at the base clock speed of 2.5GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz. This Ivy Bridge processor has a PassMark score of 3896 which makes it more powerful than AMD A6-4400M with a rating of 1579 and AMD A8-4500M with a rating of 2663. This laptop PC also comes with an integrated graphics controller called Intel HD Graphics 4000 capable of rendering HD movies with ease.
Additionally, this Asus K-Series K55A-HI5014L laptop PC is provided with several fascinating features like 4GB DDR3 memory which is expandable to 8GB; Multiformat DVD±RW/CD-RW drive; 1.0MP webcam and microphone; 15.6 inches LED-backlit high-definition widescreen display with 1366 x 768 resolution; 500GB Serial ATA hard drive that spins at the rate of 5400 rpm; media reader designed for Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity, MultiMediaCard, Memory Stick and Memory Stick PRO formats; and more.
Also, this Asus K-Series K55A-HI5014L laptop PC runs with Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit operating system. This laptop PC has a dimension of 1.3 inches x 14.9 inches x 9.9 inches and weighs about 5.6 pounds. This laptop PC also has 6-cell battery which will give you quite enough battery life.
This Asus K-Series K55A-HI5014L laptop PC comes equipped with lots of connectivity option like 2 USB 3.0 ports and 1 USB 2.0 port; 10/100 Ethernet LAN; high-speed wireless LAN with 802.11b/g/n standard; HDMI port and VGA port. This can be had at the price of $450.