• CPU: Intel Core i7-8750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (3GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 256GB SSD + 2000GB HDD
  • RAM: 8GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
  • Weight: 2.60 kg (5.7 lbs)

Pros

  • IPS panel covers 91% of sRGB gamut (AUO B173HAN04.2)
  • Lack of PWM (AUO B173HAN04.2)
  • Adequate and easy for upgrade storage and memory
  • A relatively low price tag
  • AMD's Ryzen CPU turned out to be very efficient

Cons

  • Plastic build
  • Not well utilized internal space
  • Underperforming graphics card
  • The 60Hz panel has even slower than usual response times (AUO B173HAN04.2)

ASUS TUF Gaming FX705 - Specs

CPU Performance #9
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK 5.7%
  • Intel Core i7-9750H 6037.5%
  • Intel Core i7-8750H
  • Intel Core i7-8850H 0.5%
  • Intel Core i7-8700 5.5%
GPU Performance #22
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (6GB GDDR5) 1.5%
  • NVIDIA Quadro P4000 (8GB GDDR5) 1.6%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (3GB GDDR5)
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Max-Q (6GB GDDR5) 0.6%
  • AMD Radeon RX 580 (4GB GDDR5) (Laptop) 1.6%
Display
17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
AUO B173HAN04.2 (AUO429D)
Color accuracy 2.6 -> 1.7
HDD/SSD
256GB SSD PCIe NVMe + 2TB HDD
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe M.2 slot See photo
RAM
8GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
64Wh, 4-cell
Dimensions
400 x 279 x 26.6 mm (15.75" x 10.98" x 1.05")
Weight
2.60 kg (5.7 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 2x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • 1x USB Type-A 2.0
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Web camera HD 720p
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers 2W
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

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DISPLAY: 17.3-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name AUO B173HAN04.2 (AUO429D)
Diagonal 17.3"
Pixel density 127.34 ppi
Brightness 341 cd/m2
sRGB 91%%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 27 inches (69 cm)
Contrast 1080:1
dE Color Checker 2.6 1.7
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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ASUS TUF Gaming FX705 in-depth review

Not long ago we provided you with our thoughts on the ASUS TUF FX505 - part of a line-up which is a budget substitution for the ROG series. Today we are looking at the bigger brother of this device. It is called the TUF FX705 and is practically the third notebook of the TUF series. You can get it with either the Core i5-8300H or the more powerful core i7-8750H. On the GPU front, you have the whole mid-range spectrum to chose from - GTX 1050, 1050 Ti and 1060. However, behold the latest AMD R[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8750H

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (3GB GDDR5)

Results are for the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 4.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are for the Unigine Heaven 3.0 benchmark (the higher the score, the better)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
122 fps
89 fps
42 fps
29 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
128 fps
94 fps
51 fps
37 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
144+ fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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