In this post we will go through the Asus ROG G701VI review. The Asus ROG G701VI review will be based on five sections. This is one of the best laptops out there with a 17.3 inch screen and 32GB/64GB of RAM.
Asus ROG G701VI Review: Specifications
Processor,Intel® Core™ i7 6820HK Processor
Processor Base Frequency,2.70 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency,3.60 GHz
Cache, 8 MB SmartCache
Operating System,Windows 10 Home
Chipset,Intel® CM236 Express Chipset
Memory,32GB/64GB DDR4 2800MHz SDRAM
Display, 17.3″ (16:9) LED backlit FHD (1920×1080) 120Hz Anti-Glare Panel with 72% NTSC with G-Sync
Graphic, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 with 8GB VRAM
Solid State Drives, 512GB PCIE Gen3 SSD
Keyboard, Chicklet keyboard with isolated Num key
Card Reader,Multi-format card reader
WebCam,HD Web Camera
Networking,Integrated 802.11 AC
Bluetooth,Built-in Bluetooth V4.1
Interface, 1 x USB 3.1 TYPE C port(s); 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert ; 3 x USB 3.0 port(s) ; 1 x HDMI ; 1 x mini Display Port; One Thunderbolt port ; 1 x SD card reader; 1X AC adapter plug
Audio, ASUS Sonic Studio
Battery, 6 Cells 93 Whrs Battery
VR Ready, Yes
Dimensions, 429 x 309 x 33 ~35 cm (WxDxH)
Weight, 3.8 kg with Battery
Asus ROG G701VI Review: Processing Power
Asus ROG G701VI is equipped with the Intel® Core™ i7 6820HK processor which is a powerful one. It has 4 cores and a base operating frequency of 2.70 GHz, reaching a maximum over-clocked speed of 3.60 GHz. Also it has a smart cache with 8MB memory so the data accessing process will be quicker. The processor’s graphics are Intel® HD Graphics 530 although you won’t be using that because this laptop has the NVIDIA 1080 card. Of course this is not the best processor out there but still is pretty good. We will give 4.5/5 points for the Asus ROG G701VI review part of the processing power.
Asus ROG G701VI Review: Memory
When it comes to memory this laptop has all the best memory available. It contains an 32GB DDR4 2800MHz SDRAM or 64GB, which you can choose from. The default memory is 32GB which we think is more than enough, however, it also comes with 64GB RAM. Also it has 512GB of SSD (Solid State Drive) which really enhances the data transfer from the disk but you can choose to have 1TB HDD. With this type of drive (SSD) you computer will be up and running in less than 10 seconds. We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG G701VI review part of the features.
Asus ROG G701VI Review: Graphics and Display
Asus ROG G701VI has 1080 graphic card from nVidia which is the latest graphic card. This card has a 8GB memory, 2560 cuda-cores and a boost clock of 1733MHz. You can play any game with this graphic card. Also the gaming experience will be amazing thanks to the full HD resolution. Furthermore this laptop is VR ready if you plan to take the gaming experience through a higher level. Last but not least is the 17.3” screen that will make the gaming experience even better. We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG G701VI review part of the graphics and display.
Asus ROG G701VI Review: Features and Design
Asus ROG G701VI has a special keyboard designed especially for gaming which is very beautiful and can be very useful. Another useful feature is the nVidia G-Sync with 120Hz that provides smooth images when playing games. Also the design is very good, with some aero dynamics shapes that make the Asus ROG G701VI very beautiful. You can tell right away that this is an expensive laptop. We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG G701VI review part of the features and design.
Asus ROG G701VI Review: Price
The price range for this laptop is between $2500 to $3500. The price varies so much because this laptop comes with different parameters. We will give 4/5 points for the Asus ROG G701VI review part of the sound.
Asus ROG G701VI is one the biggest laptop manufactured in series except from the ASUS ROG G800 VI. With such a big screen you will definitely enjoy playing games and watching movies. Also it has FHD resolution so the picture quality is amazing. The processing power is good and the memory is superb. The graphics are also amazing thanks to the 1080 graphic card. This laptop is excellent for games. Also Asus ROG G701VI has some nice features and the design is very beautiful. However, this is a very expensive laptop which is a big con.
Should I buy Asus ROG G701VI?
No one can say that this is a bad laptop. In contrary, it is one of the best laptops that we have ever seen. However we recommend taking a look at this other laptop which is not that expensive and is great for gaming too Alienware 17 R4 or if you want the beast, here you have it ASUS ROG G800 VI.