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Asus ROG Mothership GZ700GX

Specifications

Asus ROG Mothership GZ700GX
Asus ROG Mothership GZ700GX (ROG Mothership GZ700 Series)
Processor
Intel Core i9-9980HK 8 x 2.4 - 5 GHz, Coffee Lake-H
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile - 8 GB VRAM, Core: 1675 MHz, Memory: 1788 MHz, GDDR6, ForceWare 441.41, Optimus oder G-Sync
Memory
64 GB 
, 4x 16 GB SO-DIMM DDR4-2666, dual-channel, all slots occupied
Display
17.30 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 127 PPI, AU Optronics B173HAN04.0 (AUO409D), IPS, Full-HD, 144 Hz, glossy: no, detachable screen
Mainboard
Intel HM370
Storage
1x Samsung SSD PM981 MZVLB512HAJQ + 2x Intel SSD 760p SSDPEKKW512G8 (RAID 0), 1536 GB 
, Slots: 3x M.2 Type 2280
Soundcard
Realtek ALC295 @ Intel Cannon Point PCH - cAVS
Connections
1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 5 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 Thunderbolt, 1 HDMI, 2 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: 1 headphone-out, 1 microphone-in, Card Reader: SD,SDHC,SDXC, Brightness Sensor
Networking
Realtek RTL8125 2.5GBe Family Ethernet Controller (10/100/1000/2500MBit/s), Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6/), Bluetooth 5
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 30 x 410 x 320 ( = 1.18 x 16.14 x 12.6 in)
Battery
90 Wh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Camera
Webcam: FHD
Additional features
Speakers: 4x 4W, Keyboard: Chiclet RGB, Keyboard Light: yes, 2x 280-Watt AC adapter, backpack, Cerberus gaming headset, Gladius II gaming mouse, Armoury Crate, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
4.76 kg ( = 167.9 oz / 10.49 pounds), Power Supply: 1.686 kg ( = 59.47 oz / 3.72 pounds)
Price
7000 EUR

 

Price comparison

Average Score: 84.7% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 3 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 97%, features: 73%, display: 81% mobility: 45%, workmanship: 82%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 72%

Reviews for the Asus ROG Mothership GZ700GX

84.7% Asus ROG Mothership GZ700GX Laptop Review: Out of this world | Notebookcheck
Due to its particularly innovative products, Asus has often been the center of attention in the past. Now, with the ROG GZ700 and after the watercooled ROG GX700, comes one more unusual gaming laptop. The 17-inch device sets itself apart with a convertible design. However, the price leaves us speechless.
Обзор ноутбука ASUS ROG Mothership (GZ700GX): боярский дескноут
Source: 3DNews.ru RU→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Premium design; solid workmanship; excellent display; powerful hardware; high gaming performance; good cooling system.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/13/2020
Đánh giá khả năng chiến game của ASUS ROG MotherShip: "Tàu Mẹ" vượt cảng, chinh phục mọi tựa game khủng trên thị trường
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Premium design; powerful hardware; high gaming performance; excellent display; good cooling system. Negative: Average battery life.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/17/2020
Trải nghiệm laptop gaming mạnh nhất đến từ Asus – ROG Mothership
Source: Cell Phones VN→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Impressive design; solid workmanship; powerful hardware; high gaming performance. Negative: Expensive.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/19/2019

Comment

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Mobile: High-End laptop graphics card based on the TU104 chip with 2,944 shaders and 8 GB GDDR6 VRAM. Compared to the desktop variant, the GPU is clocked lower.

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.


i9-9980HK: On Coffee Lake architecture based processor for big and heavy laptops. Integrates eight processor cores clocked at 2.4 - 5 GHz (4.2 GHz with 8 cores) that support HyperThreading. Manufactured in an improved 14nm process (14nm++). Offers an unlocked multiplier that allows overclocking of the CPU.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


17.30": This display size is a standard format for desktop replacements (DTR). The DTR laptops are heavier to carry, need more power, but texts are easy to read and high resolutions are no problem. DTR are mainly intended for stationary desk use, where weight and energy hunger don't matter. In return, you enjoy the advantages of high resolutions (more details, better legibility).» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


4.76 kg:

A laptop in this weight range is a heavyweight that you rarely carry around. This is meant for desktops and the devices tend to score with a large display and high performance and replace desktop devices.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a major Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer based in Taipei, founded in 1989. Under the Asus brand name, the company manufactures a wide range of products, including laptops, desktops, motherboards, graphics cards, monitors, smartphones and networking equipment, complete systems and PC components for end users.

Under the ROG (Republic of Gamers) brand name, ASUS manufactures gaming laptops known by gamers for their powerful specifications, dedicated graphics cards, high refresh rate displays and advanced cooling systems.

Beyond gaming, a wide range of notebooks are offered for different needs and budgets, from ultra-slim and lightweight ultrabooks to versatile 2-in-1 convertibles and budget-friendly options. In 2023, Asus had a 7% global market share of the PC market.

Customer satisfaction with ASUS notebooks concerns performance, the features, and the good price-performance ratio of ASUS notebooks. However, as with any brand, there are occasional reports of problems such as overheating, driver compatibility, or build quality issues.


84.7%: This rating is slightly above average, there are somewhat more devices with worse ratings. However, clear purchase recommendations look different.


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

 

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Stefan Hinum, 2020-01-17 (Update: 2020-01-17)