Published On: Sat, Apr 14th, 2012

ASUS A53U-AS22 Review

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The ASUS A53U-AS22 is a versatile laptop that will perform nicely for everyone except the serious gamer or the power user / multi-tasker.

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The ASUS A53U-AS22 laptop is a new laptop that became available in March 2012. This sub-$500 laptop from Asus is a machine that doesn't bring an awful lot to the table. However, it does fit the bill for those working within a budget. For casual users and students, the ASUS A53U-AS22 will perform quite nicely. Gamers? Not so much.

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This computer will appeal to several demographics to varying degrees. Below is a summary of our recommendations based on the type of user you are.

At under 6lbs, the ASUS A53U-AS22 is perfect for the mobile student. It runs productivity apps like Office just fine.

Casual User:
If you are a casual user looking for something to browse the web, check emails, and such, the ASUS A53U-AS22 is powerful enough and affordable.

Power User:
I prefer machines with a bot more horsepower and RAM for power users. The ASUS A53U-AS22 is an entry-level laptop.

Business User:
Business users will also find the ASUS A53U-AS22 to be worth the money. For typical business apps, this laptop is perfect.

There are far better choices for serious gamers.

If you are looking for a versatile, yet affordable, laptop, the ASUS A53U-AS22 is right up your alley. Unless you are a serious gamer, the ASUS A53U-AS22 should fit the bill.

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