• CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q
  • Display: 14.0”, WQHD (2560 x 1440), IPS
  • Storage: 2000GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 1.60 kg (3.5 lbs)

Pros

  • Optional AniMe Matrix light show on the lid
  • Good keyboard with decent travel, clicky feedback, and a backlight
  • Packs one of the most powerful mobile chips out there and supports Wi-Fi 6
  • 8GB/16GB of soldered memory plus one RAM SODIMM slot supporting 3200 MHz memory in dual-channel and NVMe drive support
  • The display doesn't flicker at any brightness level (AUO B140QAN02.3)
  • Has a good contrast ratio and comfortable viewing angles (AUO B140QAN02.3)
  • High resolution, 95% sRGB coverage and great color accuracy, partially thanks to our Gaming and Web design profile (AUO B140QAN02.3)
  • One of its USB Type-C ports can be used to charge the laptop or to output a DisplayPort 1.4 signal

Cons

  • Lacks an SD card reader and Thunderbolt support
  • The laptop gets loud and very warm when gaming
  • The RTX 2060 Max-Q happens to run quite warm after during periods of gaming

ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 (GA401IV-BS96WH) - Specs

CPU Performance #9
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800H 2.4%
  • AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS
  • Intel Core i9-9980HK 15.9%
  • Intel Core i7-10870H 97.6%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 11.2%
GPU Performance #26
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 (8GB GDDR5) 6.9%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q 7%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q
  • NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 (6GB GDDR6) 1.3%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop) 0.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q (8GB GDDR5) 2.7%
Display
14.0”, WQHD (2560 x 1440), IPS
panel 1
AUO B140QAN02.3 (AUOE68C)
Color accuracy 2.2 -> 1.5
HDD/SSD
2TB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 See photo
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
76Wh, 4-cell
Body Material
Aluminum, Magnesium alloy
Dimensions
324 x 222 x 17.9 mm (12.76" x 8.74" x 0.70")
Weight
1.60 kg (3.5 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort, Sleep and Charge
  • HDMI 2.0b
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Speakers 2x 2.5W, Smart AMP technology
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotKensington Lock
  • Gifts Portable USB 3.0 Data Hub

 

 

 

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DISPLAY: 14.0-inch, 2560x1440, IPS

Name AUO B140QAN02.3 (AUOE68C)
Diagonal 14.0"
Pixel density 209.80 ppi
Brightness 302 cd/m2
sRGB 95%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 2560x1440
Becomes "Retina" from 16 inches (42 cm)
Contrast 1360:1
dE Color Checker 2.2 1.5
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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CPU Performance: AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
134
fps
109
fps
61
fps
41
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
144+
fps
126
fps
70
fps
45
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
83
fps
75
fps
66
fps
43
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
144+
fps
144+
fps
144+
fps
144+
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
MED
 
Bench
126
fps
120
fps
93
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
LOW
MAX
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
139
fps
123
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
LOW
MED
MAX
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
LOW
MED
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
60
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
MED
MAX
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
124
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
144+
fps
130
fps
121
fps
102
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Assassin's Creed Odyssey
LOW
MED
Bench
92
fps
80
fps
67
fps
47
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
106
fps
79
fps
75
fps
48
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Minecraft
MIN
MAX
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
65
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Darksiders Genesis
LOW
MED
Bench
138
fps
125
fps
110
fps
98
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Halo: Reach
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
143
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Metro Exodus
LOW
 
Bench
106
fps
50
fps
23
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Borderlands 3
105
fps
84
fps
59
fps
46
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Team Fortress 2
LOW
MAX
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
133
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Gears 5
LOW
MED
Bench
126
fps
89
fps
75
fps
59
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Red Dead Redemption 2
MIN
MED
Bench
86
fps
53
fps
32
fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PES 2020
LOW
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PES 2021
LOW
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 20
LOW
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
The Witcher 3
LOW
MED
Bench
144+
fps
123
fps
106
fps
71
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Need For Speed Heat
LOW
 
Bench
92
fps
77
fps
69
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Apex Legends
MIN
MED
MAX
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
106
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOOM
LOW
MED
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOOM Eternal
LOW
MED
 
Bench
126
fps
118
fps
109
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Battlefield 5
LOW
MED
Bench
139
fps
107
fps
98
fps
90
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
100
fps
89
fps
68
fps
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
ARK: Survival Evolved
LOW
MED
Bench
144+
fps
68
fps
57
fps
37
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Total War: THREE KINGDOMS
LOW
MED
Bench
144+
fps
100
fps
66
fps
49
fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Warframe
LOW
 
 
Bench
144+
fps
144+
fps
 
 
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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