•  Date Published: 18 Mar 2021
  • AMD Ryzen 5 5600H
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)
  • 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • 256GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • 2x 4GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • 1.98 kg (4.4 lbs)

Pros

  • Budget-friendly
  • Good keyboard with decent travel
  • Relatively cool
  • 144Hz panel with fast reaction times and 90% of sRGB coverage (BOE NV156FHM-N4K)
  • Doesn't use PWM to adjust screen brightness (BOE NV156FHM-N4K)
  • PCIe x4 drive support and up to 32GB of memory
  • Has an SD card reader

Cons

  • No Thunderbolt support
  • Even the Ryzen 7 3750H is a bottleneck for the GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q
  • Not the greatest build quality
  • Its touchpad is wanky
  • Poor battery life

Specs

CPU Performance #44in Top CPUs
  • Intel Core i7-10875H 1.7%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 5825U 2.5%
  • AMD Ryzen 5 5600H 
  • AMD Ryzen 7 5850U 0.7%
  • Intel Core i7-1270P 0.4%
  • Intel Core i7-10870H 1.0%
GPU Performance #90in Top GPUs
  • NVIDIA Quadro P620 (4GB GDDR5) 11.8%
  • Intel Iris Xe Graphics G7 (96EU) 8.6%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop) 
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 8 (R4000/5000, 15W) 8.0%
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX330 (4GB GDDR5, 25W) 13.8%
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega 7 (R4000,5000 35/45W) 13.8%
  • HDD/SSD
  • 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 7200 rpm
  • M.2 Slot
  • 1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 
  • RAM
  • 2x 4GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • OS
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Body Material
  • Plastic / Polycarbonate
  • Dimensions
  • 360 x 257 x 23.5 mm (14.17" x 10.12" x 0.93")
  • Weight
  • 1.98 kg (4.4 lbs)
  • Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A
  • 2.0, Sleep and Charge
  • 1x USB Type-A
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C
  • 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI
  • 2.0
  • Card Reader
  • Multi Format SD
  • Ethernet LAN
  • 10, 100, 1000 Mbit/s
  • Wi-Fi
  • 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth
  • 5.0
  • Audio jack
  • 3.5 mm combo
  • Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Front-firing Speakers, Bang & Olufsen
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

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CPU Performance: AMD Ryzen 5 5600H

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 (Laptop)

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