• CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q
  • Display: 14.0”, WQHD (2560 x 1440), IPS
  • Storage: 8000GB SSD
  • RAM: 40GB 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 #6
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800H 2.4%
  • AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS
  • Intel Core i9-9980HK 15.9%
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 11.2%
  • Intel Core i7-10875H 97.6%
GPU Performance #20
  • 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
8TB SSD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 See photo
RAM
40GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Pro
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
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Speakers 2x 2.5W, Smart AMP technology
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotKensington Lock
  • Gifts Dockztorm USB 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

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For Honor
 
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DOTA 2
 
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CS:GO
 
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Hearthstone
 
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League of Legends
 
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Rocket League
 
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Overwatch
 
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Fortnite
 
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PUBG
 
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Assassin's Creed Odyssey
 
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
 
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Minecraft
 
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Darksiders Genesis
 
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Halo: Reach
 
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143 fps
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Metro Exodus
 
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106 fps
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Borderlands 3
 
GAMEPLAY VIDEO
105 fps
84 fps
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Team Fortress 2
 
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Gears 5
 
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89 fps
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59 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Red Dead Redemption 2
 
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PES 2020
 
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PES 2021
 
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144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 20
 
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144+ fps
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
The Witcher 3
 
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123 fps
106 fps
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Need For Speed Heat
 
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Apex Legends
 
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DOOM
 
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DOOM Eternal
 
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
 
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ARK: Survival Evolved
 
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Total War: THREE KINGDOMS
 
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