HolidayBuyer's Guide

Asus G50V Specifications

Asus G50V

Asus G50V-A2

Part Number: G50V-A2 Released: September 8, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino 2
  • Wireless capabilities
    IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11 n (draft), Bluetooth
  • Notebook type
    Mid-size laptops (6-7.5 lbs.)
  • Screen type
    Widescreen
  • Manufacturer
    Asus

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Core 2 Duo T9400 / 2.53 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • Cache
    L2 - 6 MB
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    1066 MHz

Cache Memory

  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Installed Size
    6 MB

RAM

  • Memory Speed
    800 MHz
  • Configuration Features
    2 x 2 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    4 GB

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Speed
    800 MHz
  • Slots Qty
    2
  • Empty Slots
    0

Storage

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Optical Drive
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM / BD-ROM
  • Type
    none
  • Type
    portable

Display

  • Resolution
    1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
  • Widescreen Display
    Yes
  • Monitor Features
    Color Shine, Zero Bright Dot, glare
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    39.1 cm
  • Display Resolution Abbreviation
    WSXGA+

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Capacity
    200 GB

Audio & Video

  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GT - 512 MB DDR3 VRAM
  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes
  • Sound
    Stereo speakers, microphone
  • Features
    Altec Lansing speakers

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, touchpad

Hard Drive (2nd)

  • Interface
    Serial ATA-150
  • Capacity
    200 GB
  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm

Communications

  • Wireless Protocol
    802.11a/b/g/n (draft), Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
  • Wireless Controller
    Intel WiFi Link 5100
  • Wired Protocol
    Gigabit Ethernet

Processor

  • CPU Type
    Core 2 Duo
  • Processor Number
    T9400
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.53 GHz

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    DVD SuperMulti DL / Blu-ray
  • Type
    DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM / BD-ROM

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Battery

  • Technology
    6-cell lithium ion
  • Capacity
    4800 mAh
  • Cells
    6-cell
  • Technology
    lithium ion

Card Reader

  • Type
    8 in 1 card reader
  • Supported Flash Memory
    Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick PRO Duo, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, miniSD

AC Adapter

  • Input
    AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)

Connections & Expansion

  • Slots
    2 x memory (0 free)
  • Interfaces
    1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5 mm
    1 x audio - SPDIF output/headphones
    1 x display / video - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15)
    4 x USB 2.0 - 4 pin USB Type A
    1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45
    1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire)
    1 x modem - phone line - RJ-11
    1 x display / video - HDMI
  • Memory Card Reader
    8 in 1 (SD Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, MultiMediaCard, Memory Stick Duo, miniSD, Memory Stick PRO Duo)

Header

  • Brand
    ASUS
  • Product Line
    ASUS G series
  • Model
    A2
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Miscellaneous

  • Features
    hard drive password, security lock slot (cable lock sold separately), status OLED display, system password

Networking

  • Max Transfer Rate
    56 Kbps
  • Data Link Protocol
    Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n (draft)
  • Wireless LAN Supported
    Yes
  • Wireless NIC
    Intel WiFi Link 5100

System

  • Platform Technology
    Intel Centrino 2
  • Notebook Type
    notebook
  • Platform
    Windows
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    400 GB

Monitor

  • Diagonal Size
    15.4 in

Software

  • Microsoft Office Preloaded
    Includes a preinstalled image of select 2007 Microsoft Office suites. Purchase a Medialess License Kit (MLK) to activate the software.

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    14.8 in
  • Depth
    10.4 in
  • Height
    1.6 in

Audio Output

  • Compliant Standards
    Dolby Home Theater, High Definition Audio

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    2 years warranty

Mainboard

  • Data Bus Speed
    1066 MHz

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight
    6.17 lbs

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
  • Type
    ASUS CopyProtect, ASUS Data Security Manager, Adobe Reader 8.0, CyberLink Power2Go 5, Nero 7 Essentials, Norton Internet Security 2008, ASUS Direct Console, ASUS Live Update, ASUS NB Probe +, ASUS Power4 Gear eXtreme, ASUS Power4 Phone, ASUS SmartLogon, ASUS WinFlash, ASUSDVD 6-in-1

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GT
  • Graphics Processor Series
    NVIDIA Geforce

Video Memory

  • Technology
    DDR3 VRAM
  • Installed Size
    512 MB

Notebook Camera

  • Integrated Webcam
    Yes

Input Device

  • Numeric Keypad
    Yes

General

  • Manufacturer
    Asus

Where to Buy

Asus G50V-A2

Part Number: G50V-A2 Released: Sep 8, 2008

MSRP: $1,899.00

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