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ASUS G751JT-CH71 Gaming Notebook Review: Frugally Fantastic

06/11/2015 - 12:32

[inline:files/review/2015-04-24/P4110149.jpg] With the introduction of the ASUS G751JT-CH71, we’ve now got our first look at the newest ROG notebook design revision.  The celebrated design language remains the same, and the machine’s...

Conclusion

04/24/2015 - 19:49

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Performance Part 3: GPU/Gaming

04/24/2015 - 19:42

Synthetic GPU Benchmarks

Performance Part 2: Storage Devices

04/24/2015 - 19:17

The included storage drive in question is a Hitachi HGST HTS721010A9E630 1 TB 7200 RPM 2.5” mechanical drive.  This isn’t a bad drive per say, but—as is always the case with mechanical hard drives—its performance is dwarfed...

Performance Part 1: Processor and General

04/24/2015 - 19:14

Sporting an Intel Core i7-4710HQ CPU, 16GB DDR3L RAM, and a 3 GB NVIDIA GeForce 970M GPU, we should be able to expect respectable performance from the G751JT.  There’s just one sticking point: the 1 TB hard drive (a Hitachi 7200 RPM model),...

Battery Life and Power Management, Software and Warranty

04/24/2015 - 18:39

Battery Life and Power Management This would be what we’d consider one of the least important categories by which to judge a gaming laptop or workstation, but nevertheless, it’s still worth exploring.  The G751J features First, the...

User Interface, A/V Quality, Thermal Design

04/24/2015 - 18:32

User Interface Not much has changed with regard to the G751JT’s keyboard either.  It’s still the same general layout, with identical key sizes and feel to boot.  To fit with the revised styling, the key accents and labels are now...

Lenovo ThinkPad W540 Mobile Workstation Review: Two steps forward...?

03/09/2015 - 12:04

[inline:files/review/2015-03-04/P9260212.jpg] Although the target market and design emphasis may be different, there is one thing consumer and business-grade laptops have in common: a drift away from processing power and toward portability and efficiency...

Conclusion

03/04/2015 - 14:38

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Performance - Synthetic GPU and Gaming

03/04/2015 - 12:17

Synthetic GPU Benchmarks