ASUS N550JX-DS71T

ASUS N550JX-DS71T

Description

Intel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA Geforce GTX 950M, Windows 8.1 64-Bit, 5 hours battery life, 6 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1423.50 (see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:79
User ratings:77
Popularity score:88

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Reasonable value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:70/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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ASUS N550JX-DS71T
Faster CPU
MSI GP Series GP62 Leopard Pro-002 9S7-16J312-002 N82E16834601214
Faster GPU
ASUS ROG GL551JW-WH71(WX)
Lighter
MSI PE60 2QD-060US 9S7-16J214-060 N82E16834601228
Better Value
ThinkPad W541 (20EF000HUS)
Product nameASUS N550JX-DS71TMSI GP Series GP62 Leopard Pro-002ASUS ROG GL551JW-WH71(WX)MSI PE60 2QD-060USThinkPad W541 (20EF000HUS)
CPU Benchmark90better91909090
GPU Benchmark7979better8179worse69
Value for Money48better89better50better74better59
Popularity88worse57better90worse41worse70
Rating77worse61better80worse61worse
Shopineer score70better78better72worse68better72
Price$1423.50better$958.98better$1379.99better$1158.98$1423.50
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1251.00$1239.00$1242.00$1324.00$1409.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 7 Professional 64-Bit
BrandASUSMSIASUSMSIThinkPad
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPS, glossyNon ReflectioneDP Wide View Angle
TouchscreenYesworseNoworseNoworseNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-5700HQ 2.7 GHzIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-4710MQ 2.5 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHzworse2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency3.6 GHz
Memory8 GB8 GB8 GBbetter12 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GBbetter32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TBworse500 GB
HDD RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPM
SSD
Optical DriveDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDVD±R/RW
WebcamHD Camera720p HD Webcam1.2 MP HD Camera720P HD WebcamYes
Battery59WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery6-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion9-cell lithium ion
Battery Life5 hours5 hours11 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MbetterGeForce GTX 960MNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MworseNVIDIA Quadro K1100M
Video Memory2 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANKiller Gaming NetworkKiller Gaming NetworkGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 1x1 Wireless-AC 3160 a/c802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 1x1 Wireless-AC 3160 a/c802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorDark GrayBlackBlackAluminum Silver
Weight6 lbs.better5.29 lbs.6 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better5.95 lbs.

Estimated Gaming Performance (FPS)

Here is the estimated gaming performance based on similar computers with the same graphics card. It is indicated as FPS (frames per second). Above 40 FPS is considered to be fluent gameplay (marked in green).
Game Low Medium High Ultra
Alan Wake1036633
Anno 1404293100
Anno 207019111911242
Anno 22058543209
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331716
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3932208
Assassin's Creed Unity4431168
Assassin´s Creed III775926
Battlefield 197753430
Battlefield 3112836729
Battlefield 4111795824
Battlefield Hardline1101073723
BioShock Infinite1351008630
Borderlands 21201008355
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare416274176
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573228
Call of Juarez Benchmark121
Civilization 58142
Civilization VI60462620
CoD Modern Warfare 2252154125101
Company of Heroes 249443013
Counter-Strike Source189
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1671148535
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1551087936
Crysis 210110210347
Crysis 379473413
Crysis Warhead44
Darksiders II13383
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838463
Dead Space 326216613279
Deus Ex Human Revolution21913964
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3427157
Diablo III278206166103
Dirt 318312310748
Dirt Rally165904923
Dirt Showdown122907941
Dishonored 235322422
Dishonored12812711981
Doom 3305
Doom62512922
Dota 2 Reborn51403655
Dota 26311767
Evolve67492623
F.E.A.R. 21555518152125
F1 2011149956753
F1 201216913411769
F1 201313611310371
F1 2014117998769
FIFA 1617110873
FIFA 171321177495
Fallout 468412219
Far Cry 222516797
Far Cry 386775018
Far Cry 467562621
Far Cry Primal54252217
Farming Simulator 171851556543
Fifa 11526387327248
Fifa 12471322264209
Fifa 13464352311233
Fifa 14414327292219
Fifa 1516213391
GRID 21491099334
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto23632764
GTA V85712812
Guild Wars 21016123
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201638351613
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 363522723
Left 4 Dead477121
Mad Max653331
Mafia 21321189882
Mafia 3321910
Mass Effect 3606058
Max Payne 381785339
Metal Gear Solid V60603827
Metro 20331341528429
Mirror's Edge Catalyst69542520
Need for Speed 201667623324
Need for Speed Shift20514011897
No Man's Sky36291811
Overwatch1531076533
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege111703828
Resident Evil 516211992
Rise of the Tomb Raider53352017
Risen1541349872
Saints Row IV67594229
SimCity93875628
Sims 31547588155
Sims 4166935546
Sleeping Dogs1431437117
Star Wars Battlefront101602723
StarCraft 22871089757
Supreme Commander - FA Bench106989653
The Crew60593216
The Division55401914
The Elder Scrolls Online86776537
The Evil Within605135
The Secret World66573824
The Witcher 358371911
Thief64494120
Titanfall 295693025
Titanfall60605740
Tomb Raider2271237133
Torchlight 21609698
Trackmania Nations Forever30112077
Watch Dogs 253452115
Watch Dogs50421911
World in Conflict - Benchmark38518712167
World of Tanks v8115665436
World of Warcraft25222010654
World of Warships106966747
X-Plane 10.2584412415
XCOM 26123157