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ASUS N53SV-XV1 Review – Core i7-3630qm Laptop

February 10th, 2011 Leave a comment Go to comments

ASUS has come up with another versatile entertainment notebook as ASUS N53SV-XV1. This is a perfect multimedia notebook with power packed performance and ear-deafening sound quality. All the latest features are bundled in this laptop like any other popular multimedia laptop in the market and this will include NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M graphics, the N53SV for video editing the graphically intense content, DirectX11 enabled gaming, and graphics rendering. Along with the mentioned technologies, this notebook is powered through Intel Core i7-2630QM Quad-Core processor that comes with amazing Turbo Boost technology. Most of the multi task needs; effective performance will be dynamically boosted through this Turbo Boost technology from the processor. This will be definitely an ultimate choice for everyone that is interested in rich graphics intense content playing and for latest games. The money spent on this laptop would be definitely a worth.

Intel Core i7 2630 QM Processor Details:

We are informing you since very long about Sandy Bridge processors and this Intel Core i7 2630 QM processor comes under this variety. This processor is a quad core processor too and clocked at 2.0 GHz. Sandy Bridge processor’s architecture is quite famous for substantial improvement over the well known Arrandale architecture. Integrated graphics is the most improved area with these Sandy Bridge processors. In this processor the mentioned integrated graphics and CPU are built in 32nm technology. Earlier with Arrandale architecture the memory controller and graphics units were built on 45nm die.

The Intel Core i7 2630QM processor supports turbo boosting and it can ramp up the frequency up to 2.8 GHz successfully. This maximum 2.8GHz turbo will be achieved only on one core with this processor.

The Intel Core i7-2630QM processors were already used in some of the famous notebooks such as HP DV6-4002TU, and HP DV6-4007TX. This processor would be an ideal choice when laptop is needed to be moderate graphics performance device.

ASUS N53SV-XV1 Pros:

  • Moderate graphics performance enable machine.
  • Definitely a power packed one.
  • Reasonably priced when compared with the available technologies within the machine.
  • N53SV will be definitely an advantage with this notebook.
  • Turbo booting technology of the processor assuring the multi task needs perfection to a major extent.
  • DirectX11 enabled.
  • This processor comes under latest Sandy Bridge processors category which is ideal for multimedia and games.
  • It has webcam and optical drive too.
  • It has one USB 3.0 port too.
  • It has Bluetooth.

ASUS N53SV-XV1 Cons:

  • Little expensive.
  • Turbo Boost enhancement is valid only up to a single core.
  • No ExpressCard slot.



This laptop is powered through Intel Core i7-2630QM Quad-Core processor that is clocked at 2.0 GHz. This processor got Turbo Boost technology and this technology can ramp up the processor up to 2.8GHz, but this will be up to a one core only.

System Memory and Hard Drive:

The system is having 4GB DDR3 1333MHz SDRAM arranged in four slots. This RAM can be extended up to 16GB successfully.

The hard drive of this laptop is 500GB HDD and this drive spins at 7200rpm. This hard disk space is more than enough to store huge data for a user.

Display and Graphics:

The screen size of ASUS N53SV-XV1  is 15.6-inches. The resolution of the screen is 1920 x 1080 along with LED display. This kind of resolution is more effective for viewing graphically intense content and latest games.

This laptop is also arranged with the latest NVIDIA GeForce GT540M Graphics which comes with dedicated 1GB DDR3 VRAM.

Optical Drive:

This laptop comes with a SuperMulti optical drive that can Read and Write CDs and DVDs with double-layer support.


This laptop is arranged with 10/100 Ethernet LAN for wired connectivity and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n for wireless connectivity.


ASUS N53SV-XV1  is credited with one built-in 2.0-megapixel webcam along with microphone for video chats over the internet.

Operating System:

This laptop is supplied with Genuine Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition.

Input Devices:

ASUS N53SV-XV1 is arranged with one full size keyboard for easy typing and got one multi gesture touch pad with ON/OFF buttons.

Additional Ports:

ASUS N53SV-XV1 comes with one USB 3.0 port, two numbers of USB 2.0 ports, one eSATA port, one 5-in-1 card reader, one HDMI output port, one VGA port, one headphone jack and one microphone jack.


This laptop comes with one-year standard warranty and one-year damage warranty.

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