March 8, 2012

Asus G74SX-DH71 : 17.3 Inch, Core i7-2670QM, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M GPU

The Asus G74SX-DH71 laptop comes with 17.3 inch Full HD Active Matrix TFT Color LCD with LED backlit and 1920 x 1080 screen resolution; 12 GB DDR3 SDRAM memory which is expandable to 16 GB; Blu-ray Reader/DVD-Writer optical disk drive; 2x 750 GB HDD at 7200 rpm; Built-in numeric keyboard; 2 Megapixel webcam and microphone; and 8 in 1 card reader.

This laptop, Asus G74SX-DH71, is a bit pricey because of its great specs like 2nd Generation Intel Core i7-2670QM quad core processor which is clocked at 2.2 GHz but since this processor supports Turbo Boost Technology it can reach up to 3.1 GHz. It has an integrated GPU called Intel HD Graphics 3000 and a dedicated GPU called NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M with 3 GB GDDR5 SDRAM.

This Asus G74SX-DH71 laptop gives you some connectivity options like USB 3.0, 3 x USB 2.0 ports; Gigabit Ethernet LAN (RJ-45 Connector); Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11b/g/n; Bluetooth 3.0; VGA and HDMI output port. It measures 16.5 in x 12.8 in x 2.4 in and weighs about 9.5 pounds. It also has 8-cell Lithium Ion battery.

This Asus G74SX-DH71 laptop is powered by 64-bit Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium OS. It is priced at about $1650.