Product code: 82714105
The ASUS X-Series X555LA notebook combines premium design with all-round features to deliver a superb value laptop for work and play. Powered by an Intel Core i7 processor, the X555LA is ideal for entertainment thanks to a Full HD display and SonicMaster audio technology. It's also incredibly responsive, thanks to a 2-second resume from sleep mode feature so you can get to work at a moment's notice. All of this is housed within an attractive package that you'll want to take with you everywhere.
Ready for anything
The X555LA is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and 8GB of RAM, delivering superb performance for almost any task. Run multiple apps at once, edit HD video and play games, the i7 is primed for giving the best performance even when tackling the most demanding tasks.
High quality design
ASUS X series notebooks are designed to complement great performance with clean, attractive aesthetics, and the X555LA is no different. It features a tactile finish and premium feel to ensure you'll be happy taking it with you, while the chiclet keyboard makes for a comfortable typing experience and a gesture-enabled multi-touchpad ensures navigation is simple and intuitive.
The screen on the X555LA features a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, or Full HD, making it ideal for watching movies on. It also uses ASUS Splendid technology to ensure colours are accurate, with automatic fine-tuning helping to deliver brilliant, vibrant colours. Splendid technology also includes various modes for different scenarios, so you can easily tweak the setting to bring the most out of movies and photos or take complete control with the manual setting.
With ASUS SonicMaster technology, the X555LA can deliver immersive, omnidirectional audio that sounds as it was meant to. SonicMaster is designed to ensure audio is revamped with balanced sound, noise reduction, volume and dynamic range to eliminate distortion and boost performance.
Standby for action
The X555LA features a 2-second instant resume, letting you come out of standby and start working or browsing as soon as possible. A variety of optimised power modes will help you get the most out of your battery, while it's possible to keep the X555LA in standby mode for up to two weeks without the battery running out. It'll also automatically backup your data when the battery level drops below 5%, so you don't need to worry about losing your work due to lack of battery power.
An assortment of ports
Extensive connectivity options ensures that the X555LA is compatible with a wide range of peripherals and devices. Two ultra fast USB 3.0 and a single USB 2.0 port will let you connect a range of devices and transfer data with ease, while the integrated card reader makes transferring photos from a camera to your computer simple. With the HDMI port, you can output a Full HD display to any compatible TV, monitor or projector, while the VGA port ensures compatibility with even more displays.
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- Accessories Included
- AC adaptor, user guide
- Battery life
An estimate of how long the battery lasts before needing recharging, based on standard tasks and usage
- Up to 4 hours
- Bluetooth Enabled
Bluetooth is a wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
- CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive
Whether this machine can play or burn (write to) Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
- CD/DVD Read and Re-write
- Camera (front-facing)
Used for making video calls
- VGA Web camera
- Camera (rear-facing)
A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
- H2.6 x W38.2 x D25.6cm
- Backlit LED
- 5th Generation
- Graphics Card Series
- Intel HD
- Graphics card
A component that generates the image you see on your computer screen. More sophisticated graphics card feature memory dedicated to graphics, which is important for a gaming PC
- Intel HD Shared Graphics 4400
- Graphics card type
Graphics card type
A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
- Hard drive
Stores files like videos and images, and programmes such as games. A portion of this may already be allocated to data like your operating system
- Memory (RAM)
Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask. Measured in GB, More RAM will help to run games or demanding programs like video editing more efficiently.
- Memory Card Slots
Memory Card Slots
A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card. Please check that the slot type is compatible with your memory card type
- 3-in-1 card reader (SD/SDHC/SDXC)
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC (Near Field Connection) can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Operating System Filter
- Windows 10
- Operating system
Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
- Windows 10 (64 bit)
Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display. There may be different types of ports, eg. some USB ports can charge a plugged in device while the unit is in sleep mode
- 1x USB 2.0, 2x USB 3.0, 1x headphone-out and Audio-in combo jack, 1x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert, 1x VGA Port (D-Sub), 1x HDMI
The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run. Modern processors feature multiple cores that can adapt the speed they run at depending on the task
- Dual-Core Intel Core i7-5500U
- Processor Type
Also called CPU (central processing unit) is the circuitry within a computer/laptop/tablet. It carries out the basic instructions that drive a computer/laptop/tablet
- Intel Core i7
- Processor speed
Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks and often have multiple cores. Measured in GHz
- 2.4GHz to 3.0GHz with Turbo Boost
- Screen Resolution
Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
- 1920 x 1080 pixels
- Screen finish
A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
- Screen size
The size of the device's screen, usually measured diagonally in inches
- Screen sizes (Laptops)
- 14.1" to 16"
- Touch Screen
- Voice Recognition
Can be operated using spoken commands, so no need for typing, scrolling or clicking.
- Wireless Display
Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
- Wireless networking
- Wi-Fi- 802.11ac