• CPU: Intel Core i5-8300H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (2GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 512GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4
  • Weight: 2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)

Pros

  • Reasonable price tag
  • The display has exceptional contrast and doesn't use PWM to adjust screen brightness
  • Intel's 8th Gen CPU onboard
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Choice of color scheme options
  • NVMe SSD support

Cons

  • Poor color coverage - just 54% of sRGB (for the IPS version)
  • Cheap design
  • Sub-par battery life
  • We had some software-related hardware issues

ASUS TUF Gaming FX504 - Specs

CPU Performance #14
  • Intel Core i7-8565U 0.1%
  • Intel Core i7-6820HK (@ 4 GHz) 0.9%
  • Intel Core i5-8300H
  • Intel Core i5-9400H 0.1%
  • Intel Core i5-8400H 0.6%
GPU Performance #44
  • AMD Radeon RX 560X (4GB GDDR5) 0.2%
  • NVIDIA Quadro M3000M (4GB GDDR5) 0.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (2GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (4GB GDDR5) 0.2%
  • AMD Radeon R7 M460 (2GB DDR3) 0.3%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
AUO B156HAN06.1
Color accuracy 4.2 -> 3.4
HDD/SSD
512GB SSD + 1TB SSHD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe NVMe M.2 slot See photo
RAM
16GB DDR4
OS
Windows 10 Pro
Battery
48Wh
Body material
Plastic / Polycarbonate
Dimensions
384 x 262 x 25.1 mm (15.12" x 10.31" x 0.99")
Weight
2.30 kg (5.1 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • HDMI 1.4
  • VGA
  • Card reader
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac (Dual-Band 2.4GHz / 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slotKensington Lock

 

 

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920 x 1080, IPS

Name AUO B156HAN06.1
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 242 cd/m2
sRGB 54%%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1480:1
dE Color Checker 4.2 3.4
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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CPU Performance: Intel Core i5-8300H

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GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (2GB GDDR5)

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
98 fps
64 fps
44 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
116 fps
58 fps
33 fps
20 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
34 fps
30 fps
25 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
41 fps
38 fps
35 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
94 fps
81 fps
74 fps
58 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
quality
average
58 fps
55 fps
44 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
quality
average
134 fps
112 fps
103 fps
85 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
107 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
142 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
107 fps
51 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
141 fps
137 fps
108 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
105 fps
62 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
141 fps
47 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
quality
average
84 fps
69 fps
62 fps
50 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
AC: Odyssey
quality
average
80 fps
52 fps
23 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
53 fps
31 fps
28 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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