• CPU: Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 120 Hz, TN
  • Storage: 2000GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 32GB DDR4, 2400MHz
  • Weight: 2.50 kg (5.5 lbs)

ASUS ROG SCAR GL503VS - Specs

CPU Performance #16
  • Intel Core i7-7820HQ 0.3%
  • Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6 2.4%
  • Intel Core i7-7700HQ
  • Intel Core i5-7300HQ 0.2%
  • Intel Core i7-8650U 1.2%
GPU Performance #6
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5X) 2.5%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8GB GDDR5X) 11%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5) 6.4%
  • 2x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M (6GB GDDR5, SLI) 7.1%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 120 Hz, TN
HDD/SSD
2TB PCIe x4 NVMe + 1TB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x PCIe NVMe M.2 slot (2280, M-key) See photo
RAM
32GB DDR4, 2400MHz
OS
Windows 10
Battery
62Wh
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate, Aluminum (Aluminum lid, plastic base)
Dimensions
385 x 262 x 2.45 mm (15.16" x 10.31" x 0.10")
Weight
2.50 kg (5.5 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2), Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort, HDMI
  • 4x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Displayport mini
  • Card reader
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2x2
  • Bluetooth
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo headphone/mic jack
Features
  • Web camera HD Web Camera
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Security Lock slot
  • 12V fans
  • Smart AMP
  • N-key rollover
  • Overstroke technology

DISPLAY: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 120 Hz, TN

Name 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), 120 Hz, TN
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Panel Type TN
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)

 

 

ASUS ROG SCAR GL503VS in-depth review

ASUS has definitely improved on the GL series with the last few updates and the GL503VS is a living example. Sporting a brand new more portable and minimalistic chassis along with a new high-refresh rate IPS display, the GL503VS offers a complete overhaul over its predecessor but is it all good? Luckily, the new design offers improvements in both directions over the GL502VS - better portability and better overall build quality. But how has that affected the notebook's cooling and overall [...]

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Pros

  • Good build quality, clean aesthetics, better choice of materials than last time
  • Lightweight and thin construction
  • Best in class display with excellent image quality, 144Hz refresh rate, fast response time and G-Sync
  • The screen doesn't use PWM for regulating brightness
  • The interior remains cool during heavy gaming
  • Wide range of connectivity for a 15-inch system including USB-C Thunderbolt, DisplayPort and 4x USB 3.0
  • High-quality sound

Cons

  • Not the best gaming-centric keyboard out there
  • Inner temperatures tend to get high during heavy gaming
  • Cooling fans spin even when the notebook is idle
  • Extremely short battery life

CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-7700HQ

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)

Gameplay recordings with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5)

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