ASUS ROG Zephyrus GX501 (1070 Max-Q)

MPN: GX501VS-XS71  |  EAN: 0889349766477  |  Model: ROG Zephyrus

Price Information

$1,997.32

as at 25 Sep 19 | 1:05 AM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

ASUS ROG Zephyrus GX501 (1070 Max-Q) - GX501VS-XS71 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Pro Video Editing
Just Right
Amateur Photo Editing
Outstanding
Casual Gaming
Outstanding
College (Students)
Outstanding
Watching Movies
Just Right
Simple Music Editing
Outstanding
Pro Music Production
Very Good
Bookkeeping
Outstanding
Front-end Development
Very Good
Back-end Development
Just Right
Browsing
Outstanding
Social Media
Outstanding
Documents
Outstanding
Email
Outstanding
Carrying All the Time
Just Right
Carrying Occasionally
Just Right
Working in Low Light
Outstanding
Presentations
Outstanding
Gaming Look
Outstanding
Pro Photo Editing
Very Good
Serious Multitasking
Outstanding
Windows
Outstanding
15 Inches
Outstanding
Outstanding

Professional Video Production

A multi-core Intel Core i7-7700HQ sits at the heart of the ROG Zephyrus, providing plenty of raw processing power for editing 4K high definition video. With a total storage capacity of 256 GB, the ROG Zephyrus ensures you have plenty of space to store your footage.

Great for photo editing

Achieve great photo editing results with the ROG Zephyrus from Asus . It comes with a large NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q storage capacity for any pictures you keep on locally on the laptop.

Gaming

Whether your scoring on this year's FIFA or dominating on Fortnite, a basic laptop won't cut the mustard.

The 2.8 GHz  4 cores processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q will ensure smooth gameplay and the advanced wifi ensure you'll be victorious in any adventure.

It's good for academic research

Light, portable, and full-featured, the ROG Zephyrus is ideal for carrying between offices and libraries. You’ll have all the tools you need to research and write outstanding research papers and theses.

All about the Films!

With a high resolution Advanced screen the excellent ROG Zephyrus was built to allow you enjoy movies, serials and animation. And with a HDMI port, you can connect the laptop to your TV or projector for an even more cinematic experience.

Videos for fun

Whether you’re vlogging on YouTube, or putting together high-quality family videos, the ROG Zephyrus can meet your needs.

Music and Audio

Making your first steps in music editing? The ROG Zephyrus has what it takes to deliver your audio craft.

Its all about the Beats

Since you're all about the music, this laptop will make a great side-kick to you music production gear. It's multi-core processor gives you the necessary muscle to rip, encode or convert your audio craft without having to wait forever. Also, it's on-board audio chip and high resolution screen (1920 x 1080 pixels) offer a competent and mobile deputy to your existing tools and setup.

Book keeping

Capable of running spreadsheets or dedicated accounts software, the ROG Zephyrus is perfect for keeping finances in check. And with a you’ll find it even easier to enter and update figures.

Can handle UI Dev & Design work

With a 8914 CPU and 16 GB of RAM, the ROG Zephyrus is ideal for front-end development. Whether you’re coding basic HTML5, or working with more complex JavaScript frameworks, this laptop has everything you need.

Can handle a Full-Stack Coding Environment

You'll need a machine that can handle multiple VMs for your various dev environments. The ROG Zephyrus sports an Intel Core i7-7700HQ , (a processor with 4 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 i7-7700HQ processor and 16 GB RAM ensures even image laden files won't leave you watching the 'spinning wheel' on the ROG Zephyrus

Surf the web at speed thanks to the ROG Zephyrus’s speedy b/g/n/ac WiFi interface.

Email demands very little from a laptop. We've taken this into account.

Social networking is relatively lightweight, so the low power 2.8 GHz processor is ideal. With 2.5 hours battery life, you can stay connected between charges.

Suits your occasional mobility

As you'll be needing to move about now and then, it's 5 lbs weight should suit your needs just fine.

Great to use on the go!

The ROG Zephyrus is a great choice for when you need a good value, reliable laptop that won't be carried around too often. It’s not the smallest or lightest, however the 5 lbs weight is enough to get the job done.

Working in the dark

This laptop can be used night or day thanks to the built in back-lit keyboard.

Presentations

Ensure everyone can see your presentation with the 1 . With an 1 and several you will always be able to connect to an external projector or screen.

Package that suits a Gamer

Not just a pretty face, the ROG Zephyrus uses ergonomic design to give you a gaming advantage.

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Product Description

Gamers might look at this Zephrus and be concerned because it's so amazingly thin; don't panic, because this has some whopping power hidden on the inside. There's a lot of hardware packed in there and you won't find yourself lacking when it comes to gaming power. A smart airflow design keeps the whole thing nice and cool even during high-intensity online fights while the large Full HD screen comes with a gorgeous matte finish that means those battles are going to look and feel vivid and realistic. Plenty of RAM, an Intel® HD Graphics 630 (a dedicated integrated graphics card that is outstanding, but also the ability to upgrade to a better, more powerful graphics card), and a 7th Gen Intel processor mean that you won't be compromising on specs either, even when you're loading up Ace Combat in VR. Gamers looking for full immersion are going to love it.

Technical Specifications

ASUS ROG Zephyrus GX501 (1070 Max-Q) - GX501VS-XS71 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour Black
Form Factor Clamshell
Display
Display HD Type FHD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Display Size 15.6 inches
Display Technology Name IPS
Processor
Processor Architecture 64 Bit
Processor Cores 4 cores
Processor Family Intel Core i7-7xxx
Processor Model Intel Core i7-7700HQ
Processor Speed 2.8 GHz
Processor Threads 8
Memory
RAM Size 16 GB
RAM Speed 2400 MHz
RAM Type DDR4-SDRAM
Storage
SSD Capacity 256 GB
Storage Total Capacity 256 GB
Storage Type SSD
Graphics
Graphics Card Model - Dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q
Graphics Card Model - Integrated Intel HD Graphics 630
Graphics Card Type Dedicated
VR Ready Yes
Networking
Network Bluetooth Type 4.2
Network Wireless Type b/g/n/ac
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Port 1
Microphone 1
Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C Port Ports 1
Thunderbolt Ports 1
USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A Ports 2
USB 3.1 (Gen 2) Type-C Port 1
Camera
Camera 1
Keyboard
Keyboard Back-lit Yes
Software
Operating System Architecture 64 Bit
Operating System Name Microsoft Windows
Operating System Version Windows 10 Pro
Battery
Battery Life 2.5 hours
Security
Cable Lock Slot Yes
Cable Lock Slot Type Kensington
Weight & Dimensions
Dimesnsions - Depth 26.2 inches
Dimesnsions - Height (front) 1.6 inches
Dimesnsions - Height (rear) 1.7 inches
Dimesnsions - Width 37.9 inches
Weight 4.96 lbs