Asus Chimera G703
Reviews for the Asus Chimera G703
Source: Techradar Archive.org version
The Asus ROG Chimera’s 144Hz display could well steal your heart away, with internals powerful enough to smoothly hit the top level of PC gaming. However, without knowing the price, it’s too early to say whether a machine of this caliber will be worth it without breaking the bank. Stay tuned for our full review coming soon.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/01/2017
Source: Portables4Gamers FR→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Comfortable keyboard; nice connectivity; beautiful display; high performance; decent hardware. Negative: Thick and heavy; low autonomy; noisy under loads; high price.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 03/11/2018
Source: Prohardver.hu HU→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Powerful hardware; excellent display; solid workmanship; high performance. Negative: Heavy and bulky; relatively high price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/10/2018
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile: Pascal based laptop graphics card using GDDR5 graphics memory. Should offer a similar performance to the deskto GTX 1080. However, there is also a more power efficient "Max-Q" version that performs worse than the normal GTX1080 and is used in thin and light laptops.
With these GPUs you are able to play modern and demanding games fluently at medium detail settings and HD resolution.
» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
i7-7820HK: Quad-core notebook processor based on the Kaby Lake architecture running at 2.9 - 3.9 GHz. It is the second fastest model of the consumer H-series in the beginning of 2017. The chip also integrates the HD Graphics 630 GPU clocked at 350 - 1100 MHz and is manufactured in a 14 nm process (improved compared to Skylake). Compared to the Core i7-7820HQ, the 7820HK lacks business features like vPro or TXT support.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
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.
In former years, this weight was representative for laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal. Nowadays, 17 inch laptops weigh less than that.
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.