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Asus G73SW-91182V

Specifications

Asus G73SW-91182VNotebook: Asus G73SW-91182V (G73 Series)
Processor: Intel Core i7 2630QM
Graphics Adapter: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M
Display: 17.3 inch, 16:9, 1920x1080 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 3.9kg
Price: 1900 euro
Average Score: 93% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 89%, features: 69%, display: 95% mobility: 78%, workmanship: 90%, ergonomy: 73%, emissions: 85%

Reviews for the Asus G73SW-91182V

93% Test: ASUS G73SW-91182V
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/04/2011
Rating: Total score: 93% performance: 98% features: 98% display: 100% mobility: 65% ergonomy: 95% emissions: 85%
Asus G73SW-91182V
Source: Notebookjournal German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/26/2011
Rating: performance: 80% features: 40% display: 90% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90% ergonomy: 50%

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M:

High-end DirectX 11 graphics card based on the GF106 chip using GDDR5 graphics memory (up to 1.5 GB).

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  


2630QM: Fast Quad-core processor based on the Sandy Bridge architecture with an integrated graphics card and dual-channel DDR3 memory controller. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.3":

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.


3.9 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.

Asus reviews


93%: Indeed, this rating is very goodl There do not exist many notebook models, which are rated better.


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

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Stefan Hinum, 2011-05-10 (Update: 2012-05-26)