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:85
GPU Benchmark:76
Popularity score:80


  • 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:74/ 100

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CPU Benchmark85better87better87worse6885
GPU Benchmark76better83better83worse6676
Value for Money61better91better78worse50better92
Shopineer score74better87better82worse64better87
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 10 Professional 64BitWindows 10 Professional 64BitWindows 10 Home 64-bitWindows 10 Professional 64Bit
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution1920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 10801920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIPS, glossyLED backlightLED backlightLED backlightLED backlight
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Quad-Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz Upto 3.8GHzbetterIntel Quad-Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz Upto 3.8GHzworseIntel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHzIntel Quad-Core i7-6700HQ
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.8 GHzworse2.2 GHz2.6 GHz
Boost Frequency3.8 GHz3.8 GHz2.7 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory8 GBbetter16 GBbetter16 GB8 GB8 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GBbetter32 GBbetter32 GB16 GB16 GB
SSD256 GB1 TB512 GB
Optical DriveDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWSuperMulti DVD BurnerSuperMulti DVD BurnerDVD-RW
WebcamHD CameraYesYesHD Webcam (1280 x 720)Yes
Battery59WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery4-cell lithium ion4-cell lithium ion4-cell lithium ion48WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Battery Pack
Battery Life5 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050worseNVIDIA GeForce 940MNVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M
Video Memory2 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLANGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN802.11ac Wireless LAN
ColorDark GrayBlackBlackCharcoal GrayDark Gray
Weight6 lbs.better5.5 lbs.better5.5 lbs.better5.29 lbs.better5.4 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 Wake1035929
Alien: Isolation115854433
Anno 140427893
Anno 20701871157337
Anno 22057141207
Ark Survival Evolved4113108
Ashes of the Singularity261816
Assassin's Creed Syndicate3531204
Assassin's Creed Unity41311711
Assassin´s Creed III726426
Assassin´s Creed IV: Black Flag61543818
Assassin´s Creed Origins34211814
Batman: Arkham City1791528544
Batman: Arkham Knight43382115
Batman: Arkham Origins1831347436
Battlefield 174522424
Battlefield 3121866929
Battlefield 499775522
Battlefield Hardline85713421
Battlefield: Bad Company 215713011050
BioShock Infinite128927929
Borderlands 21211058753
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare56523228
Call of Duty WWII88582921
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare81503220
Call of Duty: Black Ops 21751438757
Call of Duty: Black Ops 365452320
Call of Duty: Ghosts82694323
Civilization 57034
Civilization VI54362320
Civilization: Beyond Earth91473127
CoD: Modern Warfare 315912711276
Company of Heroes 248412912
Counter-Strike: GO143223184107
Crysis - CPU Benchmark6578
Crysis - GPU Benchmark978225
Crysis 25540
Crysis 377543815
Darksiders II12675
Dead Space 328317112977
Destiny 252312823
Deus Ex Human Revolution25013159
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3826167
Diablo III21617715593
Dirt 316713610748
Dirt 486402817
Dirt Rally193784726
Dirt Showdown107938441
Dishonored 233302119
Dota 2 Reborn84664946
Dota 2998860
Dragon Age: Inquisition65442215
F1 201217314212590
F1 201313611610067
F1 20141141018563
F1 201772373120
FIFA 1614310967
FIFA 171201097778
FIFA 18135898074
Fallout 458382117
Far Cry 388764917
Far Cry 467552620
Far Cry Primal49242216
Farming Simulator 171461116035
Fifa 12246155165
Fifa 13488353330260
Fifa 14363306280205
Fifa 1516812786
Final Fantasy XV Benchmark301710
For Honor74292922
GRID 21531129538
GRID: Autosport167885836
GTA V82753012
Ghost Recon Wildlands4520196
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier6038
Guild Wars 2934024
Hitman 201635331513
Hitman: Absolution60564019
Just Cause 258
Just Cause 345422522
Kingdom Come: Deliverance46211813
Mad Max653230
Mafia 21361209456
Mafia 3281910
Mass Effect 3566855
Mass Effect Andromeda47251513
Max Payne 378794837
Medal of Honor: Warfighter140957630
Metal Gear Solid V60533424
Metro 20331541267523
Metro: Last Light64584021
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor82522921
Middle-earth: Shadow of War56271914
Mirror's Edge Catalyst65442219
Need for Speed 201647442822
Need for Speed Payback50282524
Need for Speed: Most Wanted59585538
Need for Speed: Rivals29263229
No Man's Sky36321811
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds50252215
Rainbow Six Siege111723829
Resident Evil 515212787
Resident Evil 7103482915
Rise of the Tomb Raider52331915
Risen 2: Dark Waters94756030
Risen 3: Titan Lords62403126
Rocket League1386549
Ryse: Son of Rome61422119
Saints Row IV71573928
Sims 3510232157
Sims 4147765044
Sleeping Dogs1471136117
Splinter Cell: Blacklist106974622
Star Wars Battlefront 265282520
Star Wars Battlefront86602824
StarCraft 22481108554
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm2561267640
Supreme Commander - FA Bench28
Team Fortress 280776155
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified108904732
The Crew56533620
The Division53371814
The Elder Scrolls Online83746235
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim93846638
The Evil Within 227161413
The Evil Within524225
The Witcher 352331810
Titanfall 292652725
Tomb Raider2031197735
Torchlight 212710798
Total War: Rome II1671289719
Total War: Shogun 22428235
Trackmania Nations Forever28011057
Warhammer 40.000: Dawn of War III58201712
Watch Dogs 241382015
Watch Dogs60452114
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus511313
Wolfenstein: The New Order55554028
World of Tanks v8100726946
World of Warcraft30520410352
World of Warships100795141
X-Plane 10.2586442215
X-Plane 11.11373028
XCOM 24920137