• CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 4800H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 8000GB SSD
  • RAM: 2x 32GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
  • Weight: 2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)

Pros

  • Great price/performance ratio
  • Good keyboard with decent travel, clicky feedback, and an RGB backlight
  • Packs one of the most powerful mobile chips out there
  • 3200 MHz memory in dual-channel, NVMe support, and 2.5" SATA storage drive
  • The display doesn't flicker at any brightness level (LM156LF-2F01)
  • Has a good contrast ratio and comfortable viewing angles (LM156LF-2F01)
  • Can be purchased with a 144Hz screen with "Adaptive sync"

Cons

  • Lacks an SD card reader and Thunderbolt support
  • It gets pretty loud under load
  • Covers only 55% of sRGB and has slow response times (despite the fast refresh rate) (LM156LF-2F01)

ASUS TUF Gaming A15 (FA506) - Specs

CPU Performance #1
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800H
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS 13.6%
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 31.4%
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 37%
GPU Performance #13
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (Laptop) 9.1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q 12.6%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop) 4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q 4.1%
  • NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 (6GB GDDR6) 5.4%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
HDD/SSD
8TB SSD
RAM
2x 32GB DDR4, 3200 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Home
Dimensions
359.8 x 256 x 22.8 ~ 24.9 mm (14.17" x 10.08" x 0.90")
Weight
2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2), DisplayPort
  • HDMI 2.0b
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack 3.5 mm combo
Features
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera HD
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Speakers DTS: X Ultra
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotKensington lock

 

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

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

 

ASUS TUF Gaming A15 (FA506) in-depth review

Last-years TUF FX505 was a very important device for the marque. ASUS was not very strong in the budget-gaming segment with the likes of Lenovo bringing the Legion Y540 and the Ideapad L340 Gaming series to the table. However, the FX505 managed to offer good value and performance, and moreover, strengthened the relationship between the brand and AMD. As a result, ASUS was first in the line to receive the latest and greatest Ryzen 4000 CPUs, and boy did that workout. Currently, the TUF A15 (t[...]

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CPU Performance: AMD Ryzen 7 4800H

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)

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