ASUS ROG GL502VY-DS74

ASUS ROG GL502VY-DS74

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 4.9 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $2571.58 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:89
User ratings:85
Popularity score:95

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • High-End graphics card, suitable for the latest 3D games at high settings.
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:70/ 100

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Product nameASUS ROG GL502VY-DS74ASUS Zenbook UX501JW-DH71T(WX)ASUS ROG GL502VS-DB71MSI GS Series GS63VR Stealth Pro-034MSI GT Series GT62VR Dominator Pro-087
CPU Benchmark90better91909090
GPU Benchmark89worse81better94better91better94
Value for Money39better89better51better40better64
Popularity95worse89better100better98better99
Rating8585worse80worse46better96
Shopineer score70better88better74worse63better83
Price$2571.58better$2261.99better$2149.00better$2429.99better$2099.99
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1966.00$2921.00$1962.00$1923.00$2179.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-Bit
BrandASUSASUSASUSMSIMSI
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDUHDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 1080better3840 x 21601920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD Features160-degree viewing angleIPS 4K, Glossy160 degree View-Angle, Hardware G-sync SupportedIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology, eDPeDP IPS-Level, G-Sync
TouchscreenNobetterYesNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHzbetter3.6 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported32 GB64 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR4 2400DDR4 2400
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPMworse5400 RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GBbetter512 GB256 GB256 GB256 GB
Optical Drive
WebcamHD Webcam1.2MP HD Webcam1.2 MP HD CameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)FHD type (30fps@1080p)
Battery62 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack96WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack62 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack3 cell (57 Whr)8 cell (75.24 Whr)
Battery Life6 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 980MworseNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MbetterGeForce GTX 1070betterGeForce GTX 1060betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Video Memory8 GBworse2 GB8 GBworse6 GB8 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LANKiller N1535 Combo (2x2 ac)Killer N1435 Combo (2x2 ac)
ColorROG MetallicAluminumROG MetallicAluminum BlackAluminum Black
Weight4.9 lbs.worse5 lbs.better4.8 lbs.better3.96 lbs.worse6.48 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake14111480
Anno 1404719178
Anno 2070318144158114
Anno 22051311266323
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity685146
Assassin's Creed Syndicate75725724
Assassin's Creed Unity77634231
AssassinĀ“s Creed III798057
Battlefield 11381247770
Battlefield 314813712162
Battlefield 419619415672
Battlefield Hardline17116210169
BioShock Infinite20919117890
Borderlands 2141123119112
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare874542201
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare1221198271
Call of Juarez Benchmark245
Civilization 510892
CoD Modern Warfare 2369290234156
Company of Heroes 261615838
Counter-Strike Source387
Crysis - CPU Benchmark23719825377
Crysis - GPU Benchmark25715623871
Crysis 213310910394
Crysis 31381199543
Crysis Warhead80
Darksiders II315204
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising137938579
Dead Space 3511399322208
Deus Ex Human Revolution292299160
Deus Ex Mankind Divided96744123
Diablo III363323297184
Dirt 3212206173163
Dirt Rally39714912175
Dirt Showdown109838384
Dishonored 274684641
Dishonored131131131129
Doom 3393
Doom1221015756
Dota 2 Reborn999491137
Dota 2119116110
Evolve1241147768
F.E.A.R. 249951555262190
F1 2011127779484
F1 2012141119123109
F1 2013133989686
F1 2014119118118110
FIFA 16302254195
FIFA 17184176165165
Fallout 41311257257
Far Cry 2475340163
Far Cry 31201099052
Far Cry 41111047362
Far Cry Primal98716346
Farming Simulator 17183163143113
Fifa 11609522530257
Fifa 12615439373373
Fifa 13531425468448
Fifa 14698513496506
Fifa 15293245232
GRID 2176134119105
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto631102565
GTA V1351158436
Guild Wars 21276959
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201666624240
Just Cause 276
Just Cause 31061006960
Left 4 Dead1228161
Mad Max20510898
Mafia 2154146157147
Mafia 3755729
Mass Effect 3606660
Max Payne 385848075
Metal Gear Solid V60605760
Metro 203314816517367
Mirror's Edge Catalyst1251126154
Need for Speed 201697937252
Need for Speed Shift579266155118
No Man's Sky99754826
Overwatch23121714086
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege23218611193
Resident Evil 5184131134
Rise of the Tomb Raider140935849
Risen194307229149
Saints Row IV96887765
SimCity23814411784
Sims 364822246200
Sims 4187138109104
Sleeping Dogs17016814958
Star Wars Battlefront1821608875
StarCraft 235613212686
Supreme Commander - FA Bench18819320071
The Crew60606060
The Division1421075542
The Elder Scrolls Online97948454
The Evil Within888773
The Secret World76746454
The Witcher 31721026133
Thief102959362
Titanfall 21441337366
Titanfall60606060
Tomb Raider417363247105
Torchlight 210710992
Trackmania Nations Forever725201169
Watch Dogs 287784630
Watch Dogs99856146
World in Conflict - Benchmark1309615159110
World of Tanks v8123848572
World of Warcraft84058913789
World of Warships198168146134
X-Plane 10.25120593327
XCOM 288614723