When it comes to gaming laptops, Taiwanese manufacturer Asus has a very big word to say, as their Republic of Gamers line-up has some extremely powerful models, which will satisfy even the most demanding users. Today, we’re focusing on one of these laptops, the G751JL-BBI7T29, a high-end device, with a 17.3″ display, perfect for avid gamers and not only.
The processor is a 4th gen Intel Core i7-4720HQ modeo, with a quad-core configuration, running at 2.6 GHz and with the possibility of increasing this to 3.0 GHz, using the Turbo Boost technology. The CPU teams up with 8 GB of RAM, for advanced multitasking or, of course, enjoying demanding games.
Speaking about games, you will also need a serious graphics card. The Asus Republic of Gamers G751JL-BBI7T29 is equipped with the NVIDIA GTX 965M, with 2 GB of dedicated video memory, able to quickly render and deliver crisp and clear images.
Finally, the hard disk drive has a total storage capacity of 1 TB, which is more than enough for all your photos, music, movies or the latest games.
Naturally, for gaming you need a great mouse, so you can connect one using one of the four USB 3.0 ports. The laptop also features a SuperMulti DVD/CD burner, able to read a wide variety of media formats and a media reader, supporting SD and MMC cards.
In terms of connectivity, the Asus Republic of Gamers G751JL-BBI7T29 is loaded with pretty much everything you need. The HDMI 1.4 output allows you to connect it to a bigger display, while the Thunderbolt port can be used for connecting advanced monitors and external drives. There’s also next-gen wireless connectivity and Ethernet LAN, for quick Web acces. Also, the Bluetooth 4.0 interface is great for syncing the laptop with compatible devices, like tablets or smartphones.
Like mentioned above, the display is a 17.3″ full HD, LED-backlit touchscreen panel, with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It’s using the IPS technology, so you can enjoy wide viewing angles.
Since it has such a big display, the Asus Republic of Gamers G751JL-BBI7T29 can be great for consuming media. Besides the excellent image quality, the sound will also be very good, thanks to the dual built-in speakers and subwoofer.
Above the display, it has a built-in 1.0 MP webcam, with an integrated microphone, perfect for video chatting with friends and family.
Since it’s a gaming laptop, it’s far from being thin and light, as it measures 1.69″ in thickness and weighs 8.38 lbs. Still, the combination of Soft-Touch Black and Silver Metal finish, with red accents, give it a very aggressive look. It also has a backlit keyboard, perfect for using it in dim or dark locations.
The Asus Republic of Gamers G751JL-BBI7T29 is available fo $1246.99, with a pre-installed copy of Windows 10 and a software bundle, including titles like Fresh Paint, Pinball FX 2, Kindle and a 30-day trial of Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium.