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Asus G2

Specifications

Asus G2
Asus G2 (G2 Series)
Graphics adapter
Display
17.1 inch 16:10, 1440x900 pixel, WXGA+
Mainboard
Intel 945PM
Storage
,  GB 
, : 0GB, 0rpm
Additional features
HDD: 0GB, 0rpm, ,
Weight
4.4 kg ( = 155.21 oz / 9.7 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

price: 50%, performance: 70%, features: 80%, display: 70% mobility: 70%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Asus G2

Asus G2 Notebook Review
Source: Notebookreview.com English
Overall this laptop was fun to use; the red accents make this notebook stand out. The performance and specs of the laptop matches most 15.4” notebooks, but in terms of graphics and other 17” notebook there is much to be desired. The notebook is geared towards people looking for an excellent screen, and good CPU performance and average graphical power. It is a desktop replacement for midrange performance and those who wouldn’t mind using a relatively low native resolution.
umfangreicher Erfahrungsbericht eines Benutzers; online abrufbar

Preis/Leistung etwas teuer, Leistung zufriedenstellend, Display zufriedenstellend, Ausstattung gut, Mobilität zufriedenstellend, Verarbeitung zufriedenstellend
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 01/20/2007
Rating: price: 50% performance: 70% features: 80% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%

Comment

ATI Mobility Radeon X1700: Successor of the X1600 and because of strained silicium process it can achieve a higher performance with the same current consumption (more shaders). The Avivo video engine helps decoding (HD) videos. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Intel Core 2 Duo: This is the Core Duo and Core Solo successor with a longer pipeline and 5-20% more speed without more power consumption. As an addition to the Core Duo design there exists a fourth decoder, an amplified SSE-unit and an additional arithmetical logical unit (ALU).
The Core 2 Duo for laptops is identical to the desktop Core 2 Duo processors but the notebook-processors work with lower voltages (0.95 to 1188 Volt) and a lower Frontside bus clock (1066 vs 667 MHz). The performance of equally clocked notebooks is 20-25% lower than Desktop PCs because of the lower Frontside bus clock and the slower hard disks.
T7200: Mid-range (at the time of annoucement) dual core processor based on the Merom core. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
17.1":

This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
4.4 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Incorporated, a Taiwanese multinational company, produces motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, PDAs, computer monitors, notebook computers, servers, networking products, mobile phones, computer cases, computer components, and computer cooling systems. The company's 2007 revenues reached US$6.9 billion. ASUS also produces components for other manufacturers. The Eee PC initiated the netbook boom in 2008.

In the notebook sector, Asus had a global market share of about 11% from 2014-2016, making it the fourth largest laptop manufacturer. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share (as of 2016).


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Asus W2PC
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Asus G752VM-GC034D
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Asus N552VW-FI202T
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Asus G701VI-BA034T
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Asus G752VS-BA184T
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Asus GL752VW-T4065D
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-01-15)