ASUS VivoBook Thin and Light Review

Latest pricing, specs and ASUS VivoBook Thin and Light 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 GTX 1050 graphics card, an Intel Core i7-7700HQ CPU and 16 GB of RAM.

You get a 15.6 inch screen laptop, which for a gaming setup is midsize. The PC weight is 5.1 lb (2.31 kg).

As for price this is a mid-level gaming laptop under $1500.

This gaming laptop can run Fortnite, Minecraft and PUBG - some of the the biggest PC games at a recommended level. But unfortunately it won't run games like Apex Legends and GTA V. PCGameBenchmark reviews are based on how many of the best PC games a PC can run. This laptop can run 665 of the top 1000 games - so we give it a 66% rating.

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ASUS VivoBook Thin and Light
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 36%

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ASUS VivoBook Thin and Light Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-7700HQ

GPU

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050

RAM (Memory)

16 GB RAM

Screen Size

15.6 inches (39 centimeters)

Screen Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p FHD)

Weight

5.1 lb (2.31 kg)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

38.1 cm x 25.65 cm x 2.03 cm
15 in x 10.1 in x 0.8 in

Brand

Asus

Series

M580VD-EB76

Model Number

M580VD-EB76
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ASUS VivoBook Thin and Light PC Gaming Performance

This computer will run 362 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 GTA 5?

This Asus gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for GTA 5 but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Fortnite?

This Asus gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Fortnite but it can play the game with lowered settings.

Can It Run Apex Legends?

This Asus gaming laptop doesn't meet the recommended system requirements for Apex Legends but it can play the game with lowered settings.

ASUS VivoBook Thin and Light Features

  • Powerful 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ quad-core 2.8GHz (Turbo up to 3.8GHz), standard voltage for full performance
  • 15.6" Full HD color rich, anti-glare display and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 4GB graphics for flawless visuals and portable gaming
  • 15" wide and 0.8" ultra thin chassis for a portable & slim footprint; Illuminated keyboard; Harman/Kardon certified audio; Dual-fan thermal design
  • Lightning-fast dual band 802.11ac Wi-Fi keeps you connected through any congestion or interference
  • 16GB DDR4 RAM and 256GB M.2 SATA3 SSD + 1TB HDD combo for balanced speed and storage capacity; Windows 10; Comprehensive connections with USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1), USB 3.1 Type-A, USB 2.0, & HDMI. 178 degree wide-view technology

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