In this post we will go through the Asus ROG GL502VS review. The Asus ROG GL502VS review will be based on five sections. This is one of the best laptops out there with a 15.6 inch screen.
Asus ROG GL502VS Review: Specifications
Processor, Intel® Core™ i7 7700HQ Processor
Processor Base Frequency,2.80 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency,3.80 GHz
Cache, 6 MB
Operating System,Windows 10 Home
Chipset, Intel HM175 Express Chipsets
Memory,16GB DDR4 2400MHz SDRAM
Display, 15.6″ FHD (1920*1080) 120Hz G-SYNC matte
Graphic,NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 with GDDR5X 8GB VRAM
Solid State Drives, 128GB SATA3 SSD + 1TB (5400 RPM)
Keyboard, Illuminated Chiclet Keyboard
Card Reader,Multi-format card reader
WebCam,HD Web Camera
Networking,Integrated 802.11 AC
Bluetooth,Built-in Bluetooth V4.0
Interface, 1 x Microphone-in/Headphone-out jack; 1 x Type A USB3.0 (USB3.1 GEN1) ; 3 x Type A USB3.0 (USB3.1 GEN1) ; 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert ; 1 x HDMI ; One mini Display Port
Audio, Support Windows 10 Cortana with Voice; ASUS Sonic Studio
Battery,62WHrs 4S1P 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack
Dimensions, 390 x 266 x 30.1 mm (WxDxH)
Weight, 2.3 kg with Battery
Security, Kensington lock; BIOS Booting User Password Protection; HDD User Password Protection and Security
Asus ROG GL502VS Review: Processing Power
Asus ROG GL502VS is equipped with the 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7 7700HQ processor which is a powerful one. It has 4 cores and a base operating frequency of 2.80 GHz, reaching a maximum over-clocked speed of 3.80 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 630 although you won’t be using that much because this laptop has the NVIDIA 1070 card. This is one of the latest processor developed by Intel as of 2017. We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG GL502VS review part of the processing power.
Asus ROG GL502VS Review: Memory
When it comes to memory this laptop has all the best memory available. It contains a 16GB DDR4 2400MHz (2800Mhz supported) SDRAM, expandable to 32GB. Also it has 128GB of SSD (Solid State Drive) which really enhances the data transfer from the disk and 1 TB 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 GL502VS review part of the features.
Asus ROG GL502VS Review: Graphics and Display
Asus ROG GL502VS has 1070 graphic card from NVIDIA which is not the latest but is pretty good. This card has 8GB memory, 2048 cuda-cores and a boost clock of 1645MHz. You can play any game with this graphic card. Also the gaming experience will be amazing thanks to the full HD resolution and 120Hz frequency. Furthermore this laptop is VR ready if you plan to take the gaming experience through a higher level. Also the 15.6” screen is not bad but if you want bigger,take a look at this Asus Rog G752VM or this ASUS ROG G800 VI 18.4″ . We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG GL502VS review part of the graphics and display.
Asus ROG GL502VS Review: Features and Design
Asus ROG GL502VS has a special keyboard designed especially for gaming which 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 GL502VS very beautiful. You can tell right away that this is an expensive laptop. We will give 5/5 points for the Asus ROG GL502VS review part of the features and design.
Asus ROG GL502VS Review: Price
The price range for this laptop is between $1650 to $1700 which we think is a little high. We will give 4/5 points for the Asus ROG GL502VS review part of the sound.
Asus ROG GL502VS is one of the best laptops we ever reviewed. You will definitely enjoy playing games and watching movies with this one because the graphics and the picture quality is amazing. The processing power is good and the memory is superb. Above all, this laptop is excellent for games. Also Asus ROG GL502VS has some nice features and the design is very beautiful too. We hope that our Asus ROG GL502VS review has been helpful to you.
Should I buy Asus ROG GL502VS?
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.