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:91
GPU Benchmark:80
Popularity score:94

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Poor value for the money (better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:72/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

current
ASUS N550JX-DS71T
Faster CPU
GIGABYTE P35Wv4-BW2 9SIA57X3GS8933
Faster GPU
ASUS ROG GL551JW-WH71(WX)
Lighter
MSI PE60 2QD-060US 9S7-16J214-060 N82E16834601228
Better Value
ASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-DH71
Product nameASUS N550JX-DS71TGIGABYTE P35Wv4-BW2ASUS ROG GL551JW-WH71(WX)MSI PE60 2QD-060USASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-DH71
CPU Benchmark91better929191worse90
GPU Benchmark80better88better8180better81
Value for Money40better66better55better66better79
Popularity94worse90worse88worse41worse93
Ratingbetter80better61better60
Shopineer score72better81better74worse65better80
Price$1423.50better$1399.00better$1189.99better$1158.98better$1199.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1135.00$1478.00$1135.00$1231.00$1424.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1Windows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-Bit
BrandASUSGIGABYTEASUSMSIASUS
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPS, glossyAnti-Glare Wide Viewing Angle LCDeDP Wide View Anglematte
TouchscreenYesworseNoworseNoworseNoworseNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-5700HQ 2.7 GHzIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzworseIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.7 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHzworse2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency3.6 GHz
Memory8 GBbetter16 GB8 GBbetter12 GBbetter16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPM
SSD128 GB
Optical DriveDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDL DVD±RW/CD-RW
WebcamHD CameraHD Camera1.2 MP HD Camera720P HD WebcamHD Camera
Battery59WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer BatteryLi-Polymer, 11.1V, 75.81Wh6-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life5 hours5 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MbetterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 970MbetterGeForce GTX 960MNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M
Video Memory2 GBbetter6 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANKiller Gaming NetworkGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 1x1 Wireless-AC 3160 a/c802.11a/g/n Wireless LAN
ColorDark GrayAluminum BlackBlackAluminum SilverBlack
Weight6 lbs.better5.07 lbs.6 lbs.better5.29 lbs.6 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 Wake1036733
Anno 1404296100
Anno 207019111911242
Anno 22058543209
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331716
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3932207
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 Warfare414268177
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573228
Call of Juarez Benchmark117
Civilization 58242
CoD Modern Warfare 2252154126101
Company of Heroes 249442913
Counter-Strike Source190
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1671148535
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1551087936
Crysis 210110210346
Crysis 379473413
Crysis Warhead44
Darksiders II13383
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838463
Dead Space 326316613279
Deus Ex Human Revolution21913964
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3427157
Diablo III278206166103
Dirt 318312310748
Dirt Rally165904923
Dirt Showdown122907941
Dishonored 235322422
Dishonored12812712081
Doom 3305
Doom62512922
Dota 2 Reborn51403631
Dota 26311767
Evolve67492623
F.E.A.R. 21557519152125
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217013611869
F1 201313611310471
F1 2014117998769
FIFA 1617110873
FIFA 171431207795
Fallout 468412219
Far Cry 222516797
Far Cry 386775018
Far Cry 467562621
Far Cry Primal54252217
Farming Simulator 171851556543
Fifa 11529387329248
Fifa 12471322264209
Fifa 13464352310234
Fifa 14414327292220
Fifa 1516213391
GRID 21491099334
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto23632864
GTA V85712812
Guild Wars 21016123
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201638351613
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 363522723
Left 4 Dead478121
Mad Max653331
Mafia 21321189867
Mafia 3321910
Mass Effect 3606059
Max Payne 381785339
Metal Gear Solid V60603827
Metro 20331341528429
Mirror's Edge Catalyst69542520
Need for Speed 201667623324
Need for Speed Shift20514111897
No Man's Sky36291811
Overwatch1531076533
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege111703828
Resident Evil 516211892
Rise of the Tomb Raider53352017
Risen1541359872
Saints Row IV67594230
SimCity93875628
Sims 31550589155
Sims 4166935546
Sleeping Dogs1431437117
Star Wars Battlefront101602723
StarCraft 22851089757
Supreme Commander - FA Bench105979453
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 25345214
Watch Dogs50421911
World in Conflict - Benchmark39219112167
World of Tanks v8115655536
World of Warcraft25222310855
World of Warships106966747
X-Plane 10.2584412415
XCOM 26123157