Our opinion on this Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA
Need a large storage capacity? The versatile laptop Asus X515EA thin and light that comes with a bag and mouse may appeal to you as it offers 1.5 TB of space with a fast 512 GB SSD that enhances its responsiveness. Equipped with a 15-inch Full HD anti-reflective screen and USB-C connectivity, this Windows 11 Ultrabook performs well in daily use and moderate gaming thanks to its 8 GB of RAM and the Intel Quad Core Its i5 Tiger Lake module processor. Iris X graphic.
Features of this Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA
|screen(s).||15.6″ Full HD (1920×1080, anti-glare/matte)|
|Processor||Intel Core i5-1135G7 Tiger Lake (2.4 GHz, 4 cores, TDP 15W)|
|Installed RAM (max)||8 GB (soldered) DDR4 3200 MHz (20 GB), 1 slot (free)|
|Graphic card||Intel Iris Xe is integrated into the processor|
|Storage||512GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0) + 1TB 5400RPM|
|connectors||1 USB 3.0 + 2 USB 2.0 + 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1), HDMI 1.4, microSD|
|Network||Wi-Fi 5ac (1×1), Bluetooth 4.1|
|Backlit keyboard||No (1.4mm stroke)|
|Audio system||2 speakers (2W) SonicMaster ICEpower|
|Operating system||Windows 11 64 bit|
|Autonomy revealed / Battery||5 hours / Li-Ion 3 cells 37Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.8 Kg / 360.2 x 234.9 x 19.9|
This Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA stacks up against the competition
This Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA is now in the sale of SMIDistri and offers an interesting configuration/price ratio for its category where it is the only one that offers a very large total storage capacity but can also be provided with a bag and a mouse.
If this laptop PC does not fully meet your needs, we invite you to consult our cheap laptop PC guide, you will find other similar laptops there that can be a good alternative to this Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA.
Chassis, connectors, screen of this Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA
It has a sober and elegant look with a thin and light dark silver design.
This versatile laptop is equipped with good connectivity with its USB-C, its Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 4.1 modules for wireless remote connections and communication, its practical HDMI video output for easy connection on the TV or monitor for example, its audio port without forgetting its 3 USB all compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 guarantees transfers 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if a USB device is plugged in here is 3.0.
Lovers of videos and more generally of High Definition content will appreciate that the screen uses a 16:9 format with accurate Full HD definition. Thanks to its anti-reflective treatment, the screen also offers better visibility than a glossy panel in a bright environment (eg outdoors).
Performance, autonomy of this Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA
This Asus VivoBook 15 X515EA is a thin and light 15-inch High Definition laptop intended for everyday general purpose use and offers a massive storage capacity.
It does offer a total of 1.5 TB in this area combining a hard drive with a large capacity of 1 TB with a 512 GB SSD designed to accommodate the system as well as the software.
What therefore stores and installs multiple files and software.
But also benefits from a very fluid and responsive operation provided by the SSD which is faster than a hard drive. Other advantages should also be credited to it, such as lower energy consumption, greater durability and quiet operation.
The SSD supports the heart of this thin and light laptop very well on a daily basis. It consists of 8 GB of RAM and a low-power Intel Tiger Lake Quad Core i5-1135G7 processor with Iris Xe graphics module (we tested).
This core delivers excellent overall performance, especially in daily use. In addition, it allows you to view photos and videos but also play moderate games while it does not have a dedicated graphics card, thanks to Iris Xe.
As for autonomy, bet on around 5 hours of battery life in light use for this versatile Ultrabook whose compactness and weight make it easy to transport.