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 (for a new one, see 2 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:87
GPU Benchmark:74
Popularity score:80

Verdict

  • Very fast processor suitable for the most demanding tasks.
  • Mid-Range graphics card, suitable for modern 3D games at medium detail settings.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:77/ 100

Compare prices

Shop Condition Price Link
AmazonUsed $799.00Go to shop
AmazonNew $1423.50Go to shop
NeweggNew$1499.95Go to shop

Compare specs with similar laptops

current
ASUS N550JX-DS71T
Faster CPU
MSI P Series PE60 7RD-059
Faster GPU
ASUS ROG GL552VW-DH71
Lighter
Better Value
Lenovo Y50 (59442856)
Product nameASUS N550JX-DS71TMSI P Series PE60 7RD-059ASUS ROG GL552VW-DH71Apple MacBook MLHF2LL/A 12-Inch Laptop with Retina Display, Gold,Lenovo Y50 (59442856)
CPU Benchmark87better9087worse6987
GPU Benchmark74better82better77worsebetter77
Value for Money67better92better95better96
Popularity808080better9680
Rating
Shopineer score77better88better88better83better89
Price$1423.50better$1199.00better$999.99better$1423.35better$869.22
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1517.00$1753.00$1644.00$1509.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitMac OS XWindows 8.1
BrandASUSMSIASUSAppleLenovo
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"12"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPS, glossyAnti-Glare eDP Vivid Color 94%IPS, matteIPS
TouchscreenYesworseNoworseNoworseNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzworse1.2 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core M5 Processor (Turbo Boost up to 2.7Intel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHz
Cores444worse24
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHz2.6 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.8 GHz
Memory8 GBbetter16 GBbetter16 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GBbetter32 GB16 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2400DDR4 2133DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM5400 RPMbetter7200 RPMbetter7200 RPM5400 RPM
SSD128 GB8 GB
Optical DriveDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWDVD Super MultiDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWExternal DVD+/-RW
WebcamHD CameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)1.2 MP HD CameraYes
Battery59WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery6 cell (51 Whr)4 Cells, 3200 mAh, 48 Whrs4-cell, 54Wh
Battery Life5 hours5 hours4 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MbetterGeForce GTX 1050betterNVIDIA Geforce GTX 960MworsebetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
Video Memory2 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LANIntel 3168 Sandy Peak 1 (1x1 802.11 ac)802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorDark GrayAluminum SilverMetallic GrayBlack
Weight6 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better5.6 lbs.better3.24 lbs.better5.89 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 Wake1035327
Anno 1404289101
Anno 20701301147438
Anno 22058543209
Ark Survival Evolved541510
ArmA 256
Ashes of the Singularity331716
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3932204
Assassin's Creed Unity4431168
AssassinĀ“s Creed III774921
Battlefield 197753430
Battlefield 3111776422
Battlefield 4111795824
Battlefield Hardline1101073723
BioShock Infinite136988630
Borderlands 21171008351
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare32543176
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573228
Civilization 58035
Civilization VI60462620
Company of Heroes 247402717
Crysis - CPU Benchmark2931428324
Crysis - GPU Benchmark441787827
Crysis 291576139
Crysis 379473413
Crysis Warhead44
Darksiders II12676
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising529334265155
Dead Space 3278989758
Deus Ex Human Revolution30713059
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3427157
Diablo III278206166103
Dirt 318312310748
Dirt 491413417
Dirt Rally163854623
Dirt Showdown122856239
Dishonored 235322422
Dishonored12812712065
Doom 31775
Doom62512922
Dota 2 Reborn80654846
Dota 211111767
Evolve67492623
F.E.A.R. 21555518337
F1 201189077018758
F1 201217113612176
F1 2013116979267
F1 2014117998769
F1 201768433420
FIFA 1617110873
FIFA 171331177895
Fallout 468412219
Far Cry 299127349
Far Cry 384834616
Far Cry 467562621
Far Cry Primal54252217
Farming Simulator 171851556543
Fifa 111471265
Fifa 121052611290203
Fifa 13462352315234
Fifa 14414327287142
Fifa 1516213391
For Honor94353323
GRID 2111868037
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto30159
GTA V85712812
Ghost Recon Wildlands5524216
Guild Wars 2996123
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark250
Hitman 201638351613
Just Cause 261
Just Cause 363522723
Left 4 Dead37176
Mad Max653331
Mafia 21291189856
Mafia 3321910
Mass Effect 3606048
Mass Effect Andromeda58261613
Max Payne 381784837
Metal Gear Solid V60603827
Metro 20331461076723
Mirror's Edge Catalyst69542520
Need for Speed 201667623324
Need for Speed Shift232813123
No Man's Sky36291811
Overwatch1531076533
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds74262213
Prey72383530
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege111703828
Resident Evil 56239580
Resident Evil 7119533216
Rise of the Tomb Raider58352117
Risen250897356
Rocket League1156268
Saints Row IV58523723
SimCity96564827
Sims 31952683348
Sims 4166935546
Sleeping Dogs1301437117
Star Wars Battlefront101602723
StarCraft 22601089156
Supreme Commander - FA Bench2536617927
Team Fortress 281787794
The Crew60593216
The Division55401914
The Elder Scrolls Online85826736
The Evil Within605135
The Secret World214297223
The Witcher 358361911
Thief64494120
Titanfall 295693025
Titanfall60605435
Tomb Raider2271237133
Torchlight 216010798
Trackmania Nations Forever23710356
Watch Dogs 253452115
Watch Dogs50421911
World in Conflict - Benchmark159775441
World of Tanks v8113776946
World of Warcraft2522098745
World of Warships106966747
X-Plane 10.2580402615
XCOM 26123157