Asus F555LA Graphic Design Laptop Review

Asus F555LA Graphic Design Laptop Review

Asus F555LA Graphic Design Laptop Review
(My New Design Laptop)
[Update 08/21/2015] They made a slightly newer version: ASUS X555LA-MS51

You can get this same laptop for around $570 with 8GB of Ram 1TB of HDD and Intel 4400HD Graphics and the 5th Gen i5 Processor.

This is perfect on a budget for Graphic Design Work and YouTube Video Editing! This has been able to handle the Adobe Apps without being sluggish and it will only get better with Windows 10.

So this doesn’t feel that much heavier overall than the Macbook Pro, it’s also super thin for a Windows Laptop and takes advantage of a slim DVD drive.

The ice cooling technology means that it stays cool both when my hands are resting on the laptop while working and in my lap. It’s also one of the most quiet laptops I’ve used.

Recommended Asus Graphic Design Laptops:

Asus ROG High Performance
Asus 13in Zenbook
Asus F555LA (My New Laptop)
Asus X555LA (Very Similar but Newer)
Asus N550JK

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  1. ABN
    ABN 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    bought me an Asus X555la in 2015 replaced the battery and I must say it's a beast!

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  2. Yzokai
    Yzokai 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    I have the exact same laptop and I am studying graphic design. I also do light gaming on it like in Dota 2, League of Legends, Wow, Skyrim and much more! I have it for 2 years now and didnt face any problem! However I am looking for an ultrabook that I can carry everywhere and will last long and can do heavy tasks using adobe suite. Any suggestions?

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  3. Autumn Ella
    Autumn Ella 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    can you guys recommend a laptop to me? I just need it to do school stuff, some photoshop & it should be compatible with a drawing tablet

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  4. Toan Tran
    Toan Tran 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    I just bought the ASUS F555LA and i like it very much.

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  5. Ceasar Marquez
    Ceasar Marquez 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    How far can I go with it on gaming? Like can you give me some games I could play?

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  6. Suleman Shaikh
    Suleman Shaikh 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Tell me the best laptop for graphics d under 200 up 500 $

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  7. Prince Charles
    Prince Charles 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Hi, its year 2017 now, three years since your youtube video.I need to buy a budget laptop to learn graphics design as a career, will screen resolution 1366*768 HD do the job because Full HD 1920*1080 displays laptops are $100-200 more expensive here, even with same 7th gen i5 intel, 8gb, 1TB 5400rpm specification.Thanks. Charles from Africa.

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  8. Aditaya Rajput
    Aditaya Rajput 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    I am mechenical student so i am use for desing gaming nd all thing it is good not good so please give ans..

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  9. Spencer Witherspoon
    Spencer Witherspoon 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    is this pc good for heavy editing?

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  10. Jake Rome Santos
    Jake Rome Santos 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Recommended drawing tablet for that laptop?

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  11. Kelpy
    Kelpy 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Its better to run CS6 on this instead of CC. CC is slightly laggy even though still usable. CS6 is fast on it though

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  12. she'sreallyintoit
    she'sreallyintoit 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Is this still a good one to buy? Am a fashion design student so am on a budget. I need a laptop that will be good with illustrator and photoshop without lagging. I do play sims 4 occasionally so I need a laptop that can play that. Is this a good one?
    Thanks

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  13. Cairo M
    Cairo M 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Mac fanboy smh

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  14. Toby Chick
    Toby Chick 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Does your laptop have 1366 x 768 resolution display?

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  15. Anoop Narayanan
    Anoop Narayanan 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    hi. I'm planning to buy Asus F555LA US71- i7 5500U 8GB, 1TB 15.6" version. can I upgrade the RAM and HDD to SSD easily? without losing warranty?

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  16. cmnate
    cmnate 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    do you know how this will work with the Elgato HD game capture

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  17. car Cachauno
    car Cachauno 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Would this, or something similar since it is sold out on Amazon, be useful for the Intuo 3D tablet? looking for something that will work with that application and maybe find some intro art and animation software for a budding artist/designers. Several recommendations were sold out, or discontinued, so any ideas for a student laptop 5-7 hundred range? And advice on intro art software, if the 3D takes awhile to pick up? Our students pick up fast, but don't want to frustrate the kids ! 🙂 thanks

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  18. Screen Watchinlol
    Screen Watchinlol 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Asus Q502L how do u feel about this one ? I want to do video editing and Photoshop

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  19. Mar
    Mar 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Is the rendering fast in Media Encoder? Thanks…

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  20. itbelikethatsometimes
    itbelikethatsometimes 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    How long does it hold battery life

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  21. you tube or jakethesnake11 or JGG
    you tube or jakethesnake11 or JGG 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    how would this preform with gaming would it run call of Duty black ops 3 at 720p on 30fps or higher

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  22. Tristan Sams
    Tristan Sams 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Does it have windows 10

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  23. Icy Ticey
    Icy Ticey 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    1:13 this particular lapthop. Lol I just had to put that, anyways, wonderful review! Mine is coming Friday and can't wait!

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  24. Nasal Scorpion34
    Nasal Scorpion34 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Can this Laptop handle After Effects? And is this good for editing YouTube videos, live streaming and good for gaming such as Gmod, League of Legends?

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  25. Danny Fung
    Danny Fung 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    ASUS ZenBook UX305CA-EHM1 13.3" VS ASUS F556UA-AS54 15.6-inch Full-HD Laptop?
    Basic video/photo editing, browsing, etc. No gaming. Slight price difference in both. Which would you recommend most?

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  26. Kar Ser
    Kar Ser 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    h-e-l-p. Ive watched your videos but I am still in need of advice..can you recommend? my needs- I am NOT a gamer, I do the average  illustrator/photoshop/music editing, but not as a professional. what I need is good speakers/i7/8gigs ram/windows 10/1080 video quality/15" screen/ and last but not least, a laptop that does not feel and look plastic-ky, in other words a laptop with the basic brush allumininum type finish- is it far fetched to assume I can achieve this for under $800 ? your thoughts at your earliest please..cheers.

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  27. Empress1125
    Empress1125 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    So I'm thinking about buying the ASUS F555UA-EH71 15.6 Inch, Intel Core i7, 8GB, 1TB HDD Laptop but i don't want windows 10 can I still use windows 7? and what will I have to do to get windows 7 once I purchase it? anybody who knows please help me out

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  28. TeaaGFX
    TeaaGFX 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    I know you spoke about how the laptop is good for video editing aswell as graphic design, but can it really perform to a high enough standard you can create videos on premiere pro without it lagging etc? If not please let me know a good laptop for graphic design and video editing! Would really appreciate it:) willing to spend quite abit..

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  29. Jericho Calumpiano
    Jericho Calumpiano 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    +Roberto Blake, would it be good for CAD?

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  30. Dylan Martin
    Dylan Martin 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    do you think it can be used for gaming?

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  31. Miguel Preciado
    Miguel Preciado 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    also how about streaming for twitch

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  32. Miguel Preciado
    Miguel Preciado 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Can this laptop do Sony 13 Vegas well.

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  33. VintageBtv
    VintageBtv 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    This helps alot, thank you!!

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  34. marten alexander
    marten alexander 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    is it good for gaming ?

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  35. Matt Cornelius
    Matt Cornelius 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Would you recommend the Asus F556UA AS54 for doing work with programs suach as Solidworks 2016? Comments appreciated.

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  36. Francisco Rodríguez
    Francisco Rodríguez 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Hello, you recommend this laptop for programming? Thank you.

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  37. Vishnu Karthik
    Vishnu Karthik 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    Can i do heavy graphic design in macbook pro 13 inch ?

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  38. Rob Ch.
    Rob Ch. 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    thank you my friend . you help me a lot in the decision of getting a Asus or an Acer . cheers mate .

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  39. CJ Dziadkowiec
    CJ Dziadkowiec 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    +Roberto Blake What editing software do you recommend with this laptop? That is also not very expensive

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  40. Sioud ousséma
    Sioud ousséma 23 November, 2021, 19:09

    K551LB please ??

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