ASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-DH71

ASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-DH71

Description

Intel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHz, 15.6", 1920 x 1080, 16 GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M, Windows 8.1 64-Bit, 5 hours battery life, 6 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

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Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:90
GPU Benchmark:81
User ratings:60
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.
  • Good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:80/ 100

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Compare specs with similar laptops

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ASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-DH71
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ASUS G551JW-DS71-CA 90NB08B2-M00320
Faster GPU
MSI GE Series GE62 Apache-002 9S7-16J112-002
Lighter
MSI PE60 2QD-060US 9S7-16J214-060 N82E16834601228
Better Value
ASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-EH71
Product nameASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-DH71ASUS G551JW-DS71-CAMSI GE Series GE62 Apache-002MSI PE60 2QD-060USASUS ROG GL551 series GL551JM-EH71
CPU Benchmark90better91better91better9190
GPU Benchmark8181better84worse8081
Value for Money78worse69worse68worse66better95
Popularity94worse78worse78worse41worse79
Rating60better61worsebetter61worse
Shopineer score80worse74worse78worse65better89
Price$1199.00better$1097.99better$1049.00better$1158.98better$1142.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$1420.00$1196.00$1135.00$1232.00$1856.00
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-BitWindows 8.1 64-Bit
BrandASUSASUSMSIMSIASUS
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 FeaturesmatteeDP Wide View Anglematte
TouchscreenNoNoNoNoNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-4720HQ 2.6 GHzIntel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHz
Cores44444
Base Frequency2.5 GHzbetter2.6 GHzbetter2.6 GHzbetter2.6 GHz2.5 GHz
Boost Frequency
Memory16 GBworse8 GBworse8 GBworse12 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Memory SpeedDDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600DDR3L 1600
HDD1 TBworse750 GB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM7200 RPM
SSD256 GB
Optical DriveDL DVD±RW/CD-RWDL DVD±RW/CD-RWDVD Super MultiDVD Super MultiDL DVD±RW/CD-RW
WebcamHD CameraHD Camera720p HD720P HD WebcamHD Camera
Battery6-cell lithium ion56 WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Battery Pack6-cell Battery6-cell lithium ion6-cell lithium ion
Battery Life5 hours5 hours5 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated Card
Graphics CardNVIDIA GeForce GTX 860MNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960MbetterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 965MworseNVIDIA Geforce GTX 950MNVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M
Video Memory2 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB2 GB
CommunicationGigabit LAN and WLANWLANKiller Gaming NetworkKiller Gaming NetworkGigabit LAN and WLAN
WLAN802.11a/g/n Wireless LAN802.11b/g/n Wireless LANIntel 1 x 1 Wireless-AC 3160 a/cIntel 1x1 Wireless-AC 3160 a/c802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN
ColorBlackBlackBlack / RedAluminum SilverBlack Aluminum
Weight6 lbs.6 lbs.better5.95 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 Wake1177435
Anno 1404322104
Anno 20701781279146
Anno 22057947215
ArmA 243
Ashes of the Singularity331816
Assassin's Creed Syndicate4837248
Assassin's Creed Unity41332010
Assassin´s Creed III696529
Battlefield 1104673026
Battlefield 31531068536
Battlefield 41361027329
Battlefield Hardline133964527
BioShock Infinite18612310642
Borderlands 2114978860
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare442285185
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare65573533
Call of Juarez Benchmark125
Civilization 58449
CoD Modern Warfare 2259162133109
Company of Heroes 251483514
Counter-Strike Source207
Crysis - CPU Benchmark1711199541
Crysis - GPU Benchmark1611118941
Crysis 210110210351
Crysis 3119765019
Crysis Warhead47
Darksiders II15392
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising118838468
Dead Space 332019414585
Deus Ex Human Revolution21916169
Deus Ex Mankind Divided3926147
Diablo III308222189105
Dirt 321614811156
Dirt Rally2861126028
Dirt Showdown98979248
Dishonored 235322725
Dishonored129128125104
Doom 3320
Doom56472927
Dota 2 Reborn72614951
Dota 211911886
Evolve82613328
F.E.A.R. 21766581158137
F1 2011149956753
F1 201217113812196
F1 201311811210783
F1 201413312011183
FIFA 1622413579
FIFA 172051559591
Fallout 469442520
Far Cry 2240177107
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 470592923
Far Cry Primal59292618
Farming Simulator 171851507242
Fifa 11534395341260
Fifa 12480322264209
Fifa 13323258251173
Fifa 14312233209202
Fifa 15185144102
GRID 21351059946
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto26037064
GTA V1171143615
Guild Wars 21105931
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark265
Hitman 201655441716
Just Cause 259
Just Cause 362523228
Left 4 Dead523121
Mad Max653430
Mafia 214512811467
Mafia 3322111
Mass Effect 3606060
Max Payne 384806546
Metal Gear Solid V60604228
Metro 20331341619131
Mirror's Edge Catalyst92582519
Need for Speed 201661542621
Need for Speed Shift228149120105
No Man's Sky52442611
Overwatch1771175531
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege134864729
Resident Evil 516212492
Rise of the Tomb Raider57362220
Risen15614510679
Saints Row IV67595134
SimCity70524430
Sims 31849689155
Sims 4141775447
Sleeping Dogs1451247220
Star Wars Battlefront116683130
StarCraft 2293767077
Supreme Commander - FA Bench11010310153
The Crew56514126
The Division65472216
The Elder Scrolls Online89817140
The Evil Within614628
The Secret World66573825
The Witcher 357362012
Thief58504424
Titanfall 296683229
Titanfall60606042
Tomb Raider3071629745
Torchlight 21609398
Trackmania Nations Forever32712584
Watch Dogs 253452110
Watch Dogs62532719
World in Conflict - Benchmark44821612474
World of Tanks v8111784750
World of Warcraft30019711761
World of Warships102965545
X-Plane 10.2595472717
XCOM 26725146