ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW-DS71T

ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW-DS71T

Description

Intel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHz, 15.6", 3840 x 2160, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, GeForce GTX 960M, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit, 6 hours battery life, 5 lbs.
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Gaming Performance

Price from $1199.00 (for a new one, see 3 offers below)

Benchmarks / ratings

CPU Benchmark:89
GPU Benchmark:77
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.
  • Very good value for the money (but even better alternatives exist, see below)
Shopineer score:89/ 100

Compare prices

Shop Condition Price Link
AmazonUsed $1170.30Go to shop
AmazonNew $1199.00Go to shop
SuperBiizNew$1499.00Go to shop
NeweggNew$1199.00Go to shop

Compare specs with similar laptops

current
ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW-DS71T
Faster CPU
MSI P Series PE60 7RD-059
Faster GPU
ASUS ROG GL553VE-DS74 90NB0DX3-M00040
Lighter
HP ProBook 450 G4
Better Value
Product nameASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW-DS71TMSI P Series PE60 7RD-059ASUS ROG GL553VE-DS74HP ProBook 450 G4Acer Aspire Nitro VN7-593G-76SS 15.6-Inch i7-7700HQ 16GB 1TB
CPU Benchmark89better92better92worse80better92
GPU Benchmark77better82better85worse51better89
Value for Money96worse93worse93worse61better98
Popularity80808080worse75
Rating
Shopineer score898989worse72better90
Price$1199.00$1199.00$1199.00$1199.00$1199.00
Theoretical Price
(based on other laptops with similar specs)
$2067.00$1790.00$1778.00$1214.00$2216.00
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Pro 64-BitWindows 10 Home 64-BitWindows 10 Professional 64BitUnknown
BrandASUSMSIASUSHPAcer
Screen15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"15.6"
Display TypeFull HDFull HDFull HD
Resolution3840 x 2160worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080worse1920 x 1080
LCD FeaturesIn-plane Switching (IPS) Technology, glossyAnti-Glare eDP Vivid Color 94%MatteLED-backlit FHD SVA anti-glareIPS
TouchscreenYesworseNoworseNoworseNo
ProcessorIntel Core i7-6700HQ 2.6 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8 GHzworseIntel Dual-Core i7-7500U 2.7GHzbetterIntel Core i7-7700HQ Quad Core Processor 2.8GHz
Cores444worse24
Base Frequency2.6 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.8 GHzbetter2.7 GHz
Boost Frequency3.5 GHzbetter3.8 GHzbetter3.8 GHz3.5 GHz
Memory16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
Max Memory Supported16 GBbetter32 GB
Memory SpeedDDR4 2133betterDDR4 2400betterDDR4 2400DDR4 2133
HDD1 TB1 TB1 TB1 TB
HDD RPM7200 RPM5400 RPM
SSD512 GBworse128 GBworse256 GB512 GB
Optical DriveDVD Super MultiDL DVD+-RW/CD-RWDVD-RW
Webcam1.2 MP HD CameraFHD type (30fps@1080p)HD Web Camera720p HD Webcam
Battery96 WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack6 cell (51 Whr)48 WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Battery PackHP 3-Cell 48 WHr Battery
Battery Life6 hours
Graphics TypeDedicated CardDedicated CardDedicated CardIntegrated Card
Graphics CardGeForce GTX 960MbetterGeForce GTX 1050betterGeForce GTX 1050 TiworseHD Graphics 620betterNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 with 6 GB of dedicated GDDR5 VRAM
Video Memory2 GB2 GBbetter4 GB
CommunicationGigabit 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
ColorAluminum / SilverAluminum SilverROG Neon Orange Black STRIXSilver
Weight5 lbs.worse5.29 lbs.worse5.5 lbs.better4.49 lbs.worse10.45 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 Wake1227838
Anno 1404330109
Anno 207019614310855
Anno 2205105602610
Ark Survival Evolved541614
ArmA 272
Ashes of the Singularity312320
Assassin's Creed Syndicate5948305
Assassin's Creed Unity51392611
AssassinĀ“s Creed III524229
Battlefield 1129843734
Battlefield 3106926136
Battlefield 41441108133
Battlefield Hardline1441095132
BioShock Infinite16512911845
Borderlands 21251099459
Call of Duty 4 - Modern Warfare37743190
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare78724133
Civilization 58537
Civilization VI82603325
Company of Heroes 259584016
Crysis - CPU Benchmark3551699926
Crysis - GPU Benchmark558789529
Crysis 2103576948
Crysis 3119795421
Crysis Warhead49
Darksiders II15996
Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising678426336198
Dead Space 330920515793
Deus Ex Human Revolution35613772
Deus Ex Mankind Divided38301710
Diablo III293224202121
Dirt 318313412262
Dirt 4166544020
Dirt Rally2341097333
Dirt Showdown113855945
Dishonored 241362725
Dishonored126126126104
Doom 32308
Doom69573428
Dota 2 Reborn88715657
Dota 2118113101
Evolve86663631
F.E.A.R. 21925629436
F1 2011114899923171
F1 201216914512896
F1 201311811910783
F1 201411911010887
F1 201782433624
FIFA 1617814599
FIFA 1718116110398
Fallout 497573125
Far Cry 299146456
Far Cry 3104936123
Far Cry 486743731
Far Cry Primal72342922
Farming Simulator 171911658760
Fifa 111779319
Fifa 121316763340238
Fifa 13456316309205
Fifa 14344266261231
Fifa 15201183129
For Honor111413927
GRID 216612910147
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto30203
GTA V1251144418
Ghost Recon Wildlands60272512
Guild Wars 21005731
Half Life 2 - Lost Coast Benchmark266
Hitman 201647462018
Just Cause 267
Just Cause 372643631
Left 4 Dead37199
Mad Max994945
Mafia 215714112780
Mafia 3342412
Mass Effect 3606060
Mass Effect Andromeda69321915
Max Payne 374725046
Metal Gear Solid V60605638
Metro 203386819531
Mirror's Edge Catalyst96623024
Need for Speed 201677703928
Need for Speed Shift2811072140
No Man's Sky48412411
Overwatch1901446940
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds74272718
Prey134584846
Quake 462
Rainbow Six Siege1591055646
Resident Evil 586911284
Resident Evil 7124593919
Rise of the Tomb Raider65472623
Risen2931008467
Rocket League24812177
Saints Row IV88775836
SimCity116655733
Sims 32687912448
Sims 41831097162
Sleeping Dogs1861469224
Star Wars Battlefront105793833
StarCraft 229810810564
Supreme Commander - FA Bench3087421829
Team Fortress 2110787795
The Crew60605233
The Division71532519
The Elder Scrolls Online89817141
The Evil Within946840
The Secret World273384289
The Witcher 381512414
Thief73635428
Titanfall 2115813631
Titanfall60606046
Tomb Raider28117111251
Torchlight 2124108102
Trackmania Nations Forever34213366
Watch Dogs 264532615
Watch Dogs75612915
World in Conflict - Benchmark176905847
World of Tanks v8113797252
World of Warcraft34221414957
World of Warships1351199869
X-Plane 10.25105542917
XCOM 27232209