• CPU: Intel Core i5-6200U
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M (2GB DDR3)
  • Display: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080)
  • Storage: 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 12GB DDR4, 2133MHz
  • Weight: 2.7 kg (6 lbs)

ASUS X756 - Specs

CPU Performance #68
  • Intel Core i5-4200M 0.7%
  • Intel Core i5-4210H 0.7%
  • Intel Core i5-6200U
  • Intel Core i7-4510U 0.4%
  • Intel Core i7-5600U 0.4%
GPU Performance #62
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770M (3GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M (4GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M (2GB DDR3)
  • NVIDIA Quadro M620 (2GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M (4GB DDR3)
Display
17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080)
HDD/SSD
1TB HDD, 5400 rpm
RAM
12GB DDR4, 2133MHz
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
38Wh, Li-Po, 2-cell
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum (Aluminum lid, plastic base)
Dimensions
415 x 273 x 30 mm (16.34" x 10.75" x 1.18")
Weight
2.7 kg (6 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 2x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI
  • VGA
  • DVI
  • Card reader SD
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Audio jack headphone/microphone
Features
  • Web camera
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

DISPLAY: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080)

Name 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080)
Diagonal 17.3"
Pixel density 127.34 ppi
Panel Type
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 27 inches (69 cm)

 

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ASUS X756 in-depth review

We often criticize the mid-range and low-end 17-inch notebooks because they often cost more than its 15-inch alternatives while offering less powerful hardware or even subpar image quality. This is exactly the case with the ASUS X756UQ, which is advertised as a multimedia machine but fails to impress as one mostly due to the 17.3-inch TN panel. We can immediately think of a much better multimedia solution that's not only more portable but considerably more powerful as well - the ASUS VivoBoo[...]

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Pros

  • Good build quality
  • The display has almost full sRGB coverage
  • Decent input devices

Cons

  • Poor battery life
  • Not the most portable 17-inch solution
  • Fails to utilize the full performance of the CPU and GPU during heavy workloads
  • Dim TN display with low maximum brightness and poor viewing angles
  • Aggressive PWM from 0 to 99% brightness (our Health-Guard profile takes care of that)
  • No keyboard backlight

CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-6200U

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M (2GB DDR3)

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