ASUS ROG G771JW Review

In this post we will go through the Asus ROG G771JW review. The Asus ROG G771JW review will be based on five sections. This is one of the best laptops out there with a 17.3 inch screen.

Asus ROG G771JW Review: Specifications

Processor, Intel® Core™ i7 4720HQ Processor
Processor Base Frequency, 2.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency,3.60 GHz
Cache, 6 MB
Operating System,Windows 8.1 or Windows 10
Chipset, Intel® HM87 Express Chipset
Memory, DDR3L 1600 MHz SDRAM 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 16 GB SDRAM
Display, 17.3″ Auto IPS FHD (1920×1080)/Wide View Angle
Graphic, NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960M 2G/4G GDDR5 VRAM
Storage,1 TB HDD
Keyboard,Illuminated Chiclet Keyboard
Card Reader,Multi-format card reader
WebCam,HD Web Camera; Intel® RealSense™ 3D camera
Networking, Integrated 802.11 b/g/n or 802.11 ac (WiDi)
Bluetooth,Built-in Bluetooth V4.0
Interface, 1 x Microphone-in/Headphone-out jack ; 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert ; 4 x USB 3.0 port(s); 1 x HDMI ; 1 x mini Display Port
Audio,Built-in 2 Speaker(s) And Microphone; ICEpower®; ASUS Sonic Master Premium Technology
Battery, 6Cells 5200 mAh 56 Whr
Dimensions, 415 x 280 x 30.4 ~35.6 mm (WxDxH)
Weight, 3.4 kg (with 6 cell battery)
Security, Kensington lock; BIOS Booting User Password Protection; HDD User Password Protection and Security; Pre-OS Authentication by programmable key code

Asus ROG G771JW Review: Processing Power

Asus ROG G771JW is equipped with the Intel® Core™ i7 4720HQ processor which is a powerful one. It has 4 cores and a base operating frequency of 2.60 GHz, reaching a maximum over-clocked speed of 3.50 GHz. Also it has a cache with 6MB memory so the data accessing process will be quicker. The processor’s graphics are Intel® HD Graphics 4600 although you won’t be using that because this laptop has the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960M. Of course this is not the best processor out there because it is a 4th generation but still is pretty good. We will give 4/5 points for the Asus ROG G771JW review part of the processing power.

Asus ROG G771JW Review: Memory

Asus ROG G771JW has an 8GB DDR3 1600MHz primary memory which is not the latest type of memory available. It can be expanded up to 16GB if you want extra memory. Also this laptop does not have SSD (Solid State Drive) which really enhances the data transfer from the disk, even that we have seen some that come with a SSD. Asus ROG G771JW has 1TB HDD storage with 7200 rpm. We will give 4.5/5 points for the Asus ROG G771JW review part of the features.

Asus ROG G771JW Review: Graphics and Display

Asus ROG G771JW has the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960M which is not the latest but is pretty good. This card comes with a 2GB or 4GB VRAM,also it has 640 cuda-cores and a boost clock of 1096MHz. You can play almost any game with this graphic card. Also the gaming experience will be amazing thanks to the full HD resolution and the IPS panel. 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 G771JW review part of the graphics and display.

Asus ROG G771JW Review: Features and Design

One cool feature that Asus ROG G771JW has is the Intel Real Sense 3D camera. RealSense 3D camera lets you interact naturally with the G771, it tracks your hands and face, allowing you to scroll through web pages, play games, or open an app without touching the notebook. In addition, the Intel® RealSense™ 3D camera lets you scan real-life objects to create digital 3D models. Also the design is very good, with some aero dynamics shapes that make the Asus ROG G771JW very beautiful. You can tell right away that this is an expensive laptop. We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG G771JW review part of the features and design.

Asus ROG G771JW Review: Price

The price range for this laptop is between $1250 to $1500, which we think is a little high. We will give 4.5/5 points for the Asus ROG G771JW review part of the sound.


Asus ROG G771JW 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 and an IPS panel so the picture quality is amazing. The processing power is good too and so is the memory. The graphics are also amazing thanks to the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960M graphic card. This laptop is excellent for games. Also Asus ROG G771JW has some nice features and the design is very beautiful. We hope that our Asus ROG G771JW review has been helpful to you.

Should I buy Asus ROG G771JW?

No one can say that this is a bad laptop. However, we recommend taking a look at this other laptop which is great for gaming too Alienware 17 R4 or if you want a beast, here you have it ASUS ROG G800 VI.

Processing Power
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Features and design