Elegant design for the Asus F515EA, a versatile silver notebook PC thin and light Windows 11 performing in everyday use with its 8 GB of RAM and its Intel Quad Core i5 Tiger Lake processor with Iris Xe graphics solution that is suitable for modest games. Featuring a 15-inch IPS Full HD anti-glare display, this Ultrabook benefits from a fast 512GB SSD storage that boosts its responsiveness and USB-C connectivity.
Performances, autonomy of this Asus F515EA
This Asus F515EA is a thin and light 15-inch High Definition laptop intended for everyday multipurpose use.
It delivers good overall performance that will satisfy many users. It is supported by 8 GB of RAM and a low-power Intel Tiger Lake Quad Core i5-1135G7 processor.
The latter houses the Iris Xe (tested by us), a graphics solution with which you can watch photos and videos but also play modest games.
The storage is up to the task, entrusted to a silent SSD that consumes less energy than a hard disk, is more robust and much faster.
In concrete terms, the SSD ensures a much better fluidity and reactivity in everyday life than a simple hard disk, which implies in particular start/stop, processing and launching of applications much faster, or a faster arrival on the cards of online games.
With its 512 GB, the SSD offers a capacity similar to that of standard hard drives. However, if you need more space, you can use an external storage unit. A USB 3.0/USB-C device is an interesting option for fast transfers.
As for autonomy, expect about 5 hours of battery life in light use for this versatile Ultrabook whose slimness and light weight make it easy to carry.
Features of the Asus F515EA
|Screen(s)||15.6″ Full HD 45% NTSC 250cd/m² (1920×1080, anti-reflective/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|
|Graphic card||Intel Iris Xe integrated into the processor|
|Storage||512GB M.2 SSD (NVMe PCIe 3.0)|
|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|
|Announced autonomy / Battery||5 hours / Li-Ion 3 cells 37Whr|
|Weight / Dimensions (mm)||1.8 Kg / 360.2 x 234.9 x 19.9|
This Asus F515EA against the competition
This Asus F515EA is currently available at Amazon and is in the middle of its class.
If this laptop does not fully meet your needs, we invite you to consult our cheap laptop guide, you will find other similar laptops that can be good alternatives to this Asus F515EA.
Chassis, connections, screen of this Asus F515EA
It has a sober and elegant appearance with its thin and light silver design.
The connectivity integrated to this versatile laptop is good, composed of 1 USB-C, Wi-Fi ac and Bluetooth 4.1 modules for wireless connections and remote communications, an HDMI video output useful to easily connect this PC to a TV or a monitor for example, an audio port but also 3 USBs all compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 3.0, USB 3.0 guaranteeing transfers made up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 if you plug a USB 3.0 device on it.
Those who enjoy watching videos and photos and more broadly high-definition content will be delighted to have to deal with a screen in 16/9 format coupled with a precise Full HD definition. Thanks to its anti-reflection treatment, the screen is also more readable in bright environments (e.g. outdoors) than a glossy panel.