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Asus k50in

Asus K50IN

A great laptop which should cater for most of your school or college needs

The Asus K50IN is a large, widescreen laptop that is one of the most comfortable machines we've tried, although as a result it is also one of the least portable. Nevertheless, its moderately powerful processor and dedicated graphics card should ably cater for most of your study needs.

The chassis is dominated by a wide 15.6-inch screen. Detail is great, thanks to a 1366 x 768-pixel resolution which makes it possible to work with multiple windows open. Colour reproduction is good – if slightly over-saturated – and this laptop is ideal for watching films on

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