• CPU: Intel Core i7-8750H
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)
  • Display: 17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS + FreeSync
  • Storage: 256GB SSD + 1000GB HDD
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
  • Weight: 3.27 kg (7.2 lbs)


  • 91% sRGB coverage (AUO B173HAN-9K35D (AUO429D))
  • Shows excellent performance
  • RGB keyboard options
  • Doesn't use PWM to adjust screen brightness (AUO B173HAN-9K35D (AUO429D))


  • Its surface heats up excessively
  • Loud noise during gaming
  • Bad build quality of the keyboard area

Dell G7 17 (7790) - Specs

GPU Performance #14
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q 5.4%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 (Laptop) 7.6%
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q 5.6%
  • NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000 (6GB GDDR6) 6.9%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti (Laptop) 5.5%
17.3”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS + FreeSync
panel 1
AUO B173HAN04.2 (AUO429D)
Color accuracy 2.6 -> 1.7
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 M.2 NVMe slot See photo
16GB DDR4, 2666 MHz
Windows 10 Home
60Wh, 4-cell
404 x 296 x 25 mm (15.91" x 11.65" x 0.98")
3.27 kg (7.2 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C Thunderbolt 3, DisplayPort, HDMI
  • 3x USB Type-A 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • HDMI 2.0
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN Gigabit Ethernet
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Audio jack 3.5mm audio jack
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Web camera
  • Backlit keyboard
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot


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DISPLAY: 17.3-inch, 1920x1080, IPS + FreeSync

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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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8750H

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GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 (Laptop)

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