Asus ROG G501J-DS71 Review
Asus ROG G501J-DS71: Style
The thin G501J-DS71 is a bare departure from the type of past Republic associated with Gamers laptops. The actual brushed-aluminum construction has much more in common using the latest Razer Edge compared to Stealth-bomber-inspired Asus ROG G751JY-DH72X. It's a lot thinner, measuring simply 0.83 through 15.1 through 10 ins (HWD), and lighter in weight, too, just 5 lbs. The new style is not only smooth and thin, additionally, it has a different aesthetic, having a black finish as well as red highlights, through the crimson lettering within the keyboard to some thin border associated with red around the outdoors bezel of the screen and another round the surface from the trackpad.
The actual Ultra-High-Definition (3,860-by-2,160) 15.6-inch display is actually impressive. However 4K isn't necessarily the very best pick for any gaming laptop computer, since you're restricted to a mobile images card that can't generate playable frame rates too resolution. It can enough that the most recent Alienware 15, an entry-level video gaming laptop, opts for any full HD screen instead of a greater resolution, because it offers the much better gaming experience. Till mobile graphics hardware attracts up with the brand new demands associated with 4K gaming, all of us recommend full HD shows, and no more than 3K for individuals who insist upon a better-than-Full-HD quality.
The actual Asus ROG G501J-DS71 is actually outfitted with the exact same Intel Core i7-4720HQ processor chip we saw within the latest Razer Edge. That PROCESSOR, associated with 16GB of MEMORY, provides the G501J-DS71 decent overall performance, but it nevertheless lags slightly behind your competitors. Within PCMark 8 Work Traditional, the laptop obtained 2,812 factors, while competing techniques hovered at or over a 3,000-point tag. Cinebench overall performance, at 658 factors, put it in front of most, however behind both Razer Edge (675 points) and also the MSI GT72 Dominator Professional G-1438 (720 points). Within Photoshop, it really tied the HP Omen 15, with finishing test in 4 minutes 24 secs, but it would still be notably slower compared to MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G-1438 (3:02). With regard to productive use beyond gaming, the actual laptop should be all that you need, actually for more demanding utilizes, like photo as well as video modifying.
Nevertheless, the actual Asus ROG G501J-DS71 does offer a few pretty great battery effectiveness, lasting 5 hrs 44 minutes within our rundown examination. It's the a specific area where the laptop computer clearly pulled in front of the competitors, as most rivals failed to clear the actual 5-hour mark.