ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 Review

Latest pricing, specs and ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 gaming laptop review. How many PC games will it run? Is it a good choice for a PC gamer? Should you buy this laptop?

This Asus laptop features a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a large screen laptop at 17.3 inches and this of course has an impact on weight, with this big screen model coming in at 5.95 lb (2.7 kg).

As for price this is a higher end gaming laptop over $2,000.

This gaming laptop can run Fortnite, Apex Legends, Minecraft, PUBG and GTA V - some of the the biggest PC games at a recommended level. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 993 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 99% rating.

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 98%

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-8750H

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

17.3 inches (43 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

5.95 lb (2.7 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

39.88 cm x 27.18 cm x 1.78 cm
15.7 in x 10.7 in x 0.7 in

Brand

Asus

Series

ROG Zephyrus S GX701

Model Number

GX701GX-XS76

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 988 of the top PC games. Use PCGameBenchmark's Rate My PC service to test your current set up and set how it compares.

Which games can it run?

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Asus gaming laptop can run Fortnite. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Asus gaming laptop can run Apex Legends. It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

Can It Run Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5)?

This Asus gaming laptop can run Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5). It beats the system requirement on CPU, GPU and RAM.

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 Features

  • Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 (base: 990 MHz, Boost: 1230 MHz; TDP: 90W)
  • Intel Core i7-8750H Hexa-Core processor
  • 17.3" 144Hz 3ms Pantone validated FHD display with NVIDIA G-SYNC
  • 16GB DDR4 2666MHz RAM | 1TB NVMe PCIe SSD (Hyper drive) | Windows 10 Professional
  • Smaller-than-standard form Factor only 0.74" (18.7mm) thin
  • Reduced temperature compared to conventional cooling design Due to ROG-exclusive active Aerodynamic system and 12V fans. Increased longevity with anti-dust technology
  • Gpu switch mode: switch between integrated and discrete graphics for increased battery life or powerful gaming performance
  • 802.11AC Wave 2 Gigabit Wi-Fi
  • Per-key aura Sync RGB keyboard with separate volume roll key
  • Detachable/external 1080P 60Hz webcam

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