ASUS ROG Strix GL703GS i7 17.3 Black

MPN: 90NR00E1-M00770  |  EAN: 0889349992296  |  Model: ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74

Price Information

C$3,152.56

as at 13 Jul 18 | 12:50 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

ASUS ROG Strix GL703GS i7 17.3 Black - 90NR00E1-M00770 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Casual Gaming
Outstanding
Hardcore Gaming
Outstanding
College (Students)
Outstanding
Basic Video Editing
Very Good
Simple Music Editing
Outstanding
Pro Music Production
Very Good
Bookkeeping
Outstanding
Back-end Development
Very Good
Browsing
Outstanding
Documents
Outstanding
Email
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Working with Numbers
Outstanding
Gaming Look
Outstanding
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
Serious Multitasking
Outstanding
17+ Inches
Outstanding

Gaming

Click, shoot, scroll, or type, the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 is more than capable of running light games that don’t require high end hardware. And at C$3,152.56, this laptop won’t break the bank either.

It's good for academic research

As a student or researcher in the social or physical sciences, this device provides a good balance of portability (with it's 17.3 inches screen size) and performance so that you're free to roam the labs or libraries with a machine that can competently multi-task your data crunching, "multi-tabbed browsing" and the production of academic content.

Videos for fun

You need to pack a lot into this screen, hence a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels pixels, you'll have sufficient visual clarity to decide which video sequence will give the impact you're looking for.

Continuously tweaking video clips are fun but requires a quite a bit of computing power. Which is why the memory size of 16 GB, the multi-core processor and the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics card all combine to provide a level of performance that matches your needs.

In addition, this laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

It also comes with the Memory card reader just in case you need an alternative option to move your creative work from once device to another.

Music and Audio

The ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 provides a great playground to create homemade tracks, mixes and audio effects. It offers ample storage for your music files with a total capacity of 1256 GB. Also, the Intel Core i7-8750H processor gives sufficient power for converting your work into various music file formats.

Its all about the Beats

When you need crystal clear audio and plenty of grunt for processing and encoding, the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 can handle everything you throw at it. A selection of ports allow you to connect instruments and devices, while the 2.2 GHz takes care of the actual production work.

Book keeping

Managing finances has never been simpler. The ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 has enough processing power to manage even the largest spreadsheets. And the inclusion of a 1 makes typing and updating numbers even easier.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various dev environments. The ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 sports an Intel Core i7-8750H , (a processor with 6 cores) plus a healthy 16 GB of RAM to power your VMs and dev tools.

Regular Stuff / Everyday Tasks

Spreadsheets, presentations and documents, are relatively undemanding, but the Intel Core i7-8750H processor and 16 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel' on the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74

Surf comfortably as all components of your Asus will easily handle the web

Sending and receiving email is a relatively lightweight activity that the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 can comfortably handle. It also comes with of total storage so you never have to delete a message or attachment again.

Although less powerful than other laptops, the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 is more than capable of keeping you connected to Facebook, Twitter and all the other social networks you love.

Working in the dark

The lights may be low, but that doesn’t mean you can’t work. The ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74’s built-in 1 allows you to type accurately – even in the dark

Numeric Key Pad

The quality of keyboard is crucial to data entry, so the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 includes a numeric keypad to make your life easier.

Package that suits a Gamer

Not just a pretty face, the ROG Strix GL703GS-DS74 uses ergonomic design to give you a gaming advantage.

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Product Description

Portable gaming with the specs you need; this is what the ASUS ROG Strix promises and certainly delivers. It's got it all, from the powerful processor to the hybrid SSD and HDD that boosts loading times and storage more than ever before. The screen is a delight to play games on, with an impressive looking 17.3-inch display that's in Full HD, a matte finish, and the ever-awesome backlight. Already set-up for VR gaming, this is going to last you a long time without worrying about the future of the gaming world. What's more, you can enjoy a customizable keyboard backlight, perfect for game-playing long into the night. If you enjoy taunting and mocking your opponents, then the Sonic Studio software will keep voice volume stabilized, and Sonic Radar keeps you aware of where your teammates and opponents are on the map. High-speed internet makes it easy to get online wherever you are too. This is a gaming laptop that loses nothing by being ultra-portable.

Technical Specifications

ASUS ROG Strix GL703GS i7 17.3 Black - 90NR00E1-M00770 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 17.3 inches
Display Technology Name TN
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 6 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i7
Processor Model Intel Core i7-8750H
Processor Speed 2.20 GHz
Processor Threads 12
Memory
RAM Size 16 GB
RAM Speed 2800 MHz
RAM Type DDR4-SDRAM
Storage
Solid State Hybrid Drive Capacity 1000
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 1256 GB
Storage Type SSHD + SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 4.2
Network Wired Type 10/100/1000 Mbps
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port 1
Memory Card Reader 1
Microphone 1
Mini DisplayPort 1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-C Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 4
Camera
Camera 1
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Keyboard Num-Pad Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10
Battery
Battery Life 2 hours
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 27.94 cm
Dimesnsions - Height 2.39 cm
Dimesnsions - Width 41.4 cm
Weight 3.04 kg