ASUS N73SV (TZ033V) desktop replacement notebook

ASUS N73SV review: A Full HD desktop replacement notebook with a Blu-ray writer

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  • Expert Rating

    3.50 / 5
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    $ 1,899.00 (AUD)

Specifications:

Display
Screen resolution
1920x1080
Screen size
15.6in
Display technology
LED-backlit LCD
General
Colour
Black, Silver
Graphics card
Graphics card
NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M
Graphics memory
1GB
Discrete graphics card?
Yes
Secondary graphics card?
Yes
Memory
RAM
6GB
Optical drive
Optical media supported
Blu-ray (BD), CD, DVD
DVD drive type
Read and write
Blu-ray drive type
Read and write
Power
Battery type
Rechargeable
Removable battery
Yes
Power supply
AC, Battery
Battery life (as tested)
94
Processor
CPU type
Intel Core i7
Processor speed
2GHz
Processor type
Intel Core i7-2630QM
Size and weight
Weight
3.4kg
Height
40mm
Width
425mm
Depth
290mm
Software
Operating system
Windows 7 (64-bit), Windows 7 Home Premium
Storage
Drive speed
7200rpm
Hard drive interface
SATA
Hard drive type
Hard drive
Internal storage
1.5TB
Supported memory media
SD
Warranty
Warranty length (months)
24
Webcam
Webcam resolution (megapixels)
2
Wired connections
Number of USB 2.0 ports
4
Number of USB 3.0 ports:
1
Wired Terminals / Ports
3.5mm headphone jack, Digital TV tuner, Gigabit Ethernet, HDMI, Microphone, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, VGA (D-sub)
Wireless connections
Bluetooth
Yes
Wi-Fi (wireless networking)
Yes
Wireless technology supported
Bluetooth, Wireless 802.11b, Wireless 802.11g, Wireless 802.11n
*Specifications are subject to change without notice. While every attempt has been made by IDG Communications in the production of these specifications, possible errors or omissions may still occur. IDG Communications neither assumes legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any product specifications supplied.

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