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ASUS ROG G501VW-FI039T 2.6GHz i7-6700HQ 15.6" 3840 x 2160pixels Black notebook

ASUS G501VW-FI039T

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    G501VW-FI039T

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    Intel Core i7-6700HQ (6MB Cache, 2.6GHz), 8GB RAM, 1000GB HDD, 128GB SSD, Intel HD Graphics 530, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M, Bluetooth 4.0, Webcam, Windows 10 Home

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    ASUS ROG G501VW-FI039T 2.6GHz i7-6700HQ 15.6" 3840 x 2160pixels Black notebook

    Extremely cool and powerful gaming performance on-the-go

    ASUS Republic of Gamers G501 gives you the power for gaming on-the-go. Inside and out, this ultraportable is infused with ROG DNA – boasting an ultra-thin and light design, powerful Intel® Core™ processor and NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 900 series graphics, 4K/UHD visuals and the upgraded Hyper Cool technology. ROG G501VW is geared for battle wherever you are.

    Hyper Cool technology makes ROG G501VW the coolest gaming notebook in its class

    ROG G501VW features a silent and intelligent cooling system thanks to upgraded Hyper Cool technology. With dual independent fans and copper heat sinks for efficient thermal management, Hyper Cool ensures smooth and stable performance even at high loads. ROG G501VW is the coolest and quietest ultraportable gaming notebook on the market and ensures you stay cool in the heat of the battle.

    Ultraportable design for truly mobile gaming

    ROG G501VW is specially designed for gamers like you. It boasts many innovative gaming features, and its premium aluminum chassis enables an ultra-thin, lightweight design that you'll love to carry wherever you go.

    Get in the game, wherever you are.

    At just 20.6mm tall, ROG G501VW is one of the thinnest gaming laptops in its class; it's lightweight too, tipping the scales at just 2.06kg. Whether you're using G501 at an airport transit lounge, or in a coffee shop, you've just given new meaning to mobile gaming.

    Responsive control and input

    ROG G501VW features a scissor-switch keys with 1.6mm of key travel to give you solid, responsive keystrokes. G501 has specially-marked WASD cursor keys and a full numeric pad, and all keys are backlit to emit a red glow for gaming in dark environments. G501 gives you complete control – a definite advantage in the gaming arena.

    Geared for incredible gaming performance

    Despite its compact size, an ultraportable gaming laptop doesn't mean compromised performance. ROG G501VW holds its own in the digital battlefield, delivering unstoppable gaming performance with the latest 6th-generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor and a NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 900 series graphics card.

    Unrivalled Intel quad-core performance

    ROG G501VW is powered by the latest 6th-generation quad-core 3.5GHz Intel® Core™ i7 processor for breathtaking levels of performance to run the latest games at their maximum settings.

    NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics to power your games, and your creativity

    ROG G501VW features NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 900 series graphics – giving you vividly-detailed visuals where gaming worlds come alive for an unrivalled gaming experience. The powerful graphics processor also drives hardcore content-creation, opening up a world of creative possibilities, even when you're on-the-go.

    Fast, responsive data performance

    ROG G501VW features PCI Express® x4 solid-state disks (SSDs) and Intel® Thunderbolt™ technology for faster data access and transfer speeds so you're not kept waiting by long game-loading times or large file transfers.

    Intel Thunderbolt™ technology

    Onboard Intel® Thunderbolt™ technology provides a single-cable data and graphics interface with speeds of up to 40Gbit/s – eight times the bandwidth of USB 3.0.

    PCI Express® x4 solid state drive

    ROG G501VW features PCI Express® x4 SSDs for more than four times the responsiveness and data-transfer speeds of SATA III SSDs.

    Stunning and immersive 4K/UHD (3840 x 2160) visuals

    ROG G501VW has a 15.6-inch, 4K/UHD IPS 4K display with 8.2-million pixels to give you sharp, detailed visuals and vibrant colors for an immersive viewing experience.

    The 4K/UHD* panel found on the ASUS ROG G501VW gives you 300% more onscreen space than similarly-sized Full HD IPS 4K displays, allowing you to see more and in greater detail. In-plane switching technology enables the LCD panel to showcase up to 16.77 million colors and 330cd/m² brightness, giving you outstanding color reproduction and saturation to make visuals come to life.

    4K/UHD video output and dual-IPS 4K display support with Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 Type-C port and HDMI

    If the 15.6-inch 4K/UHD IPS 4K display found on the ROG G501VW isn't enough, there's 4K/UHD video output so you can enjoy your games on an even larger scale on an HDTV or external IPS 4K display. The latest onboard Intel® Thunderbolt™ technology gives you single-cable data and signal transmission rates of up to 40Gbits/s – twice the bandwidth of USB 3.1. ROG G501VW gives you both Intel® Thunderbolt™ Type-C and HDMI for increased compatibility and multitasking capabilities – letting you watch TV, surf the web and chat online with friends, event while playing games.

    Maximum viewing angles

    G501's impressive in-plane switching (IPS) technology delivers wide 178-degree viewing angles for improved contrast and color consistency even when viewed from extreme positions – so surrounding friends and family can get in on the action as well.

    ASUS Splendid Technology

    ROG G501VW features ASUS Splendid video technology to enhance color brightness, contrast and sharpness to produce deeper, richer colors. You'll enjoy stunning visuals with colors automatically optimized for games, videos or any other kind of content.

    Gaming that sounds just like the real world

    SonicMaster completely immerses you in high-quality in-game audio with MaxxAudio, a professional-grade processing tool. And with ROG Audio Wizard provides preset audio modes tailored to suit different gaming genres, you have total mastery over how your games sound.

    Optimized audio with ROG AudioWizard

    ROG G501VW includes the brilliant ROG AudioWizard, an intuitive tool that picks the best audio settings with just a few clicks. Choose a preset for instant-play simplicity, or tweak the sliders to create a profile that's the perfect match for whatever you're doing – gaming, relaxing to music or enjoying a pumped-up action movie.

    Processor

    ECC supported by processor
    No
    Memory channels supported by processor
    Dual
    Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)
    34.1 GB/s
    Memory clock speeds supported by processor
    1866,2133,1600 MHz
    Memory types supported by processor
    DDR3L-SDRAM, LPDDR3-SDRAM, DDR4-SDRAM
    Conflict Free processor
    Yes
    Maximum internal memory supported by processor
    64 GB
    Tjunction
    100 °C
    Configurable TDP-down
    35 W
    PCI Express configurations
    1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
    PCI Express slots version
    3.0
    Maximum number of PCI Express lanes
    16
    FSB Parity
    No
    Processor series
    Intel Core i7-6700 Mobile series
    Thermal Design Power (TDP)
    45 W
    Processor codename
    Skylake
    Bus type
    DMI3
    Stepping
    R0
    Processor operating modes
    64-bit
    Processor lithography
    14 nm
    Motherboard chipset
    Intel HM170
    Processor cache type
    Smart Cache, L3
    Processor socket
    FCBGA1440
    Processor cache
    6 MB
    System bus rate
    8 GT/s
    Processor threads
    8
    Processor cores
    4
    Processor boost frequency
    3.5 GHz
    Processor model
    i7-6700HQ
    Processor family
    Intel Core i7-6xxx
    Processor frequency
    2.6 GHz

    Memory

    Memory form factor
    On-board + SO-DIMM
    Maximum internal memory
    24 GB
    Memory slots
    1x SO-DIMM
    Memory clock speed
    2133 MHz
    Internal memory type
    DDR4-SDRAM
    Internal memory
    8 GB

    Optical drive

    Optical drive type
    DVD Super Multi

    Display

    Aspect ratio
    16:9
    HD type
    4K Ultra HD
    LED backlight
    Yes
    Touchscreen
    No
    Display resolution
    3840 x 2160 pixels
    Display diagonal
    39.6 cm (15.6")

    Audio

    Built-in microphone
    Yes
    Speakers manufacturer
    Bang & Olufsen
    Number of built-in speakers
    2

    Ports & interfaces

    SmartCard slot
    No
    CardBus PCMCIA slot type
    No
    ExpressCard slot
    No
    DC-in jack
    Yes
    Docking connector
    No
    Combo headphone/mic port
    Yes
    S/PDIF out port
    No
    Microphone in
    No
    Thunderbolt ports quantity
    1
    Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports
    1
    DVI port
    No
    HDMI ports quantity
    1
    USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-C ports quantity
    1
    USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity
    3

    Weight & dimensions

    Height (rear)
    2.13 cm
    Height (front)
    2.06 cm
    Depth
    255 mm
    Width
    383 mm
    Weight
    2.06 kg

    Power

    AC adapter output voltage
    19 V
    AC adapter output current
    6.32 A
    AC adapter input voltage
    100 - 240 V
    AC adapter frequency
    50/60 Hz

    Keyboard

    Windows keys
    Yes
    Full-size keyboard
    Yes
    Numeric keypad
    Yes
    Pointing device
    Touchpad

    Networking

    Bluetooth version
    4.0
    Ethernet LAN data rates
    10,100 Mbit/s
    Ethernet LAN
    Yes
    Wi-Fi standards
    IEEE 802.11ac
    Wi-Fi
    Yes
    4G
    No
    3G
    No
    Bluetooth
    Yes

    Storage

    Compatible memory cards
    MMC, SD, SDXC
    Card reader integrated
    Yes
    Solid-state drive capacity
    128 GB
    Hard drive size
    2.5"
    Hard drive interface
    SATA III
    Hard drive capacity
    1000 GB
    Number of hard drives installed
    1
    Storage media
    HDD+SSD
    Total storage capacity
    1128 GB

    Packaging data

    AC adapter included
    Yes

    Certificates

    Certification
    UL, TUV, FCC Compliance, BSMI, Australia C-TICK / NZ A-Tick Compliance, CCC, CB, Energy star, RoHS, JATE
    RoHS compliance
    Yes
    Energy Star certified
    Yes

    Software

    Operating system architecture
    64-bit
    Operating system installed
    Windows 10 Home

    Camera

    Front camera
    Yes

    Design

    Market positioning
    Gaming
    Form factor
    Clamshell
    Colour of product
    Black
    Product type
    Notebook

    Graphics

    Graphics adapter Open GL support
    Yes
    On-board graphics adapter ID
    0x191B
    On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version
    4.4
    On-board graphics adapter DirectX version
    12
    Discrete graphics memory type
    GDDR5
    Discrete graphics adapter model
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
    Number of displays supported (on-board graphics)
    3
    Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory
    1.7 GB
    On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)
    1050 MHz
    On-board graphics adapter base frequency
    350 MHz
    On-board graphics adapter model
    Intel® HD Graphics 530
    Discrete graphics adapter
    Yes
    On-board graphics adapter
    Yes

    Processor special features

    Processor ARK ID
    i7-6700HQ
    Intel Fast Memory Access
    No
    Intel Rapid Storage Technology
    No
    Intel FDI Technology
    No
    Intel Dual Display Capable Technology
    No
    Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
    Yes
    Intel TSX-NI version
    1.00
    Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) version
    1.00
    Intel Secure Key Technology version
    1.00
    Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) version
    0.00
    Intel Smart Response Technology version
    1.00
    Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
    Yes
    Graphics & IMC lithography
    14 nm
    Embedded options available
    No
    CPU configuration (max)
    1
    Processor code
    SR2FQ
    Supported instruction sets
    SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX 2.0
    Processor package size
    42
    Thermal Monitoring Technologies
    Yes
    Idle States
    Yes
    Execute Disable Bit
    Yes
    Intel 64
    Yes
    Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID)
    Yes
    Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
    1
    Intel® OS Guard
    Yes
    Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
    Yes
    Intel TSX-NI
    Yes
    Intel® Secure Key
    Yes
    Intel Demand Based Switching
    No
    Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
    Yes
    Intel Enhanced Halt State
    Yes
    Intel Trusted Execution Technology
    Yes
    Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)
    Yes
    Intel® Smart Cache
    Yes
    Intel Flex Memory Access
    Yes
    Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology
    Yes
    Intel® Insider™
    Yes
    InTru™ 3D Technology
    Yes
    Intel Clear Video Technology
    Yes
    Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD)
    Yes
    Intel HD Graphics
    Yes
    Intel® Built-in Visuals Technology
    Yes
    Intel® Iris Pro Graphics
    No
    Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
    Yes
    Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
    Yes
    Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
    2.0
    Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
    Yes
    Intel® vPro™ Technology
    No
    Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
    Yes
    Intel® Smart Response Technology
    Yes
    Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
    No
    Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
    Yes
    Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
    Yes

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