With a fifth generation Intel Core i5-5200U 2.2GHz Processor, 500GB hard drive, and 8GB of RAM, the ASUS F554LA has a lot to offer in terms of performance and multi-tasking capabilities. Its 15.6-inch HD matte screen is LED-lit and has a resolution of 1366 x 768p. This laptop runs on Windows 8.1 and features ASUS’s IceCool Technology, designed to keep the palm rest nice and cool while you work. It also has a DVD/RW optical drive, a VGA webcam, and a top-of-the-line Bluetooth adapter. This device features a Smart Gesture multi-touch trackpad and a textured surface that lessens fingerprints and smudges.
|Processors||Intel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHz Processor|
|Screen Size||15.6 Inch|
|Graphics Coprocessor||Intel HD|
|Optical Drive||DL DVD±RW/CD-RW|
|Operating System||Windows 8.1|
The ASUS F554LA comes pretty highly rated by customers who purchased and reviewed it. Many were impressed by how fast it boots, as well as its speed during use. A number of consumers said that its incredible battery life and lightweight design (weighing just 4.9 pounds) make this device perfect for on-the-go use. Others were quite satisfied with its excellent performance, crisp and vivid display, and quiet, fanless design. Some specifically commented on how cool it remains even after extended periods of use. A few customers reported that this device can handle gaming and light photo and video editing very smoothly.
Although most people who reviewed the ASUS F554LA were quite happy with their purchase, some people mentioned a few things they felt would improve the quality of the computer. While most people were satisfied with how quickly it boots, others reported that this laptop is a bit difficult to wake from sleep mode. A few were disappointed with the quality and sensitivity of the trackpad. Some had hoped for better speakers and a more comfortable, backlit keyboard. Other consumers wished that this device was easier to modify and that the installation of upgraded internal components was simpler.
Overall, this computer appears to be a great choice for the average, everyday user. Although it’s not a massive gaming computer, it appears able to handle some light gaming and other, more demanding tasks. Most people who purchased it felt that they had scored a great value for the price they paid.