• CPU: Intel Core i9-9880H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 240 Hz, IPS
  • Storage: 2000GB SSD
  • RAM: 2x 16GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
  • Weight: 2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)

Pros

  • Low price
  • 120Hz IPS panel option (Sharp LM156LF-GL02 (NCP0042))
  • A wide spectrum of graphics cards to choose from
  • It doesn't use PWM to adjust screen brightness (Sharp LM156LF-GL02 (NCP0042))
  • RGB basically everywhere

Cons

  • No Thunderbolt support
  • No SD card reader
  • Only 57% of sRGB coverage (Sharp LM156LF-GL02 (NCP0042))

ASUS ROG G531 - Specs

CPU Performance #16
  • AMD Ryzen 5 4600H 9.5%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 0.5%
  • Intel Core i9-9880H
  • Intel Core i7-10750H 15.9%
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 17.3%
  • Intel Core i7-8850H 23.4%
GPU Performance #7
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q 3.5%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 (Laptop) 13.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 2.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5X) 3.8%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 6.2%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 240 Hz, IPS
HDD/SSD
2TB PCIe SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
RAM
2x 16GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
361 x 274 x 25.9 mm (14.21" x 10.79" x 1.02")
Weight
2.40 kg (5.3 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 3x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Ethernet LAN Gigabit Ethernet
  • Wi-Fi Intel 9560 2x2 802.11ac Wave 2 Gigabit WiFi
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5mm audio jack
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2x 3.5W
  • Optical drive

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 240 Hz, IPS

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 240 Hz, IPS
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i9-9880H

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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price
1461.00-14.3%
performance
Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
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performance
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)
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performance

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (Laptop)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
112 fps
100 fps
79 fps
56 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
83 fps
81 fps
78 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
122 fps
99 fps
68 fps
56 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
80 fps
75 fps
67 fps
54 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
quality
average
144+ fps
144 fps
124 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
quality
average
144+ fps
138 fps
128 fps
111 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
134 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
quality
average
111 fps
103 fps
91 fps
82 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
AC: Odyssey
quality
average
63 fps
58 fps
53 fps
45 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
84 fps
76 fps
74 fps
62 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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