Zephyrus G - Did Asus Deliver?

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  • Dave Lee
    Dave Lee   5 months back

    One of the first laptops out there with the AMD / Nvidia Combo. It's super thin for the performance and price. Would you get this?

    • Allan Sh
      Allan Sh  5 days back

      @Punty A
      Texts look blocky for sure. But I didn't expect 1080P to look horrible for games as well. I returned my Zephyrus after one week usage.
      I started using Retina MacBook Pro since 2012. Later I got a 4K Dell XPS. It's really hard to adapt to sub-200 PPI now.

    • Punty A
      Punty A  5 days back

      @Rol Res its really simple. 15-17inch is too small of a panel to take full benefit of 1440p plus laptop specs are much less powerful to handle 1440p gaming at a decent fps. Couple all of that with parts that are already much more expensive than a desktop and you have your answer on why manufacturers dont go with 1440p panels.

    • Punty A
      Punty A  5 days back

      @Allan Sh for 15 inch display, nah it definitely isnt too low and it's not even subjective at that point.

    • X G
      X G  1 months back

      @Bhaskar Singh that laptop is also crazy heavy in comparison

    • Sivakumar M
      Sivakumar M  1 months back

      Yes.

  • εελα κ π σε
    εελα κ π σε  1 days back

    aside from gaming
    is it good for software engineers and web developers?

    • YTManga_Fox
      YTManga_Fox  1 days back

      is RGB = sRGB?

      • DITAN
        DITAN  5 days back

        Can u make a vid on Asus TUF 2060 MODEL? PLEASE

        • Arsalan pathan
          Arsalan pathan  1 weeks back

          Predator helios 300 is best

          • mohsufi mohramli
            mohsufi mohramli  2 weeks back

            sir..if compare to zephyrus gx531g i7 8th gen which one is better?

            • turki alharbi
              turki alharbi  2 weeks back

              This is how to be pissed off because ASUS didn’t pay them

              • Branton Hilrick Feshete

                If you get to 1200 bucks, you just need to push just a little harder to get the top tier longer lasting laptops

                Just a little

                • Serj Star
                  Serj Star  2 weeks back

                  I got a rog hero 2 this year and the panel on that is fantastic colors seriously pop I think I got one of the good ones then again it does say on theyre website that it has 100 percent srgb . You would be surprised just how much more performance u can get in I a bit bulkier laptop . its fantastic the highest ever that I got was 80c and like 79 on gpu compared to dell xps that was like 97c and 72c its throttled down hardcore

                  • Yikes McG
                    Yikes McG  2 weeks back

                    Dave are you going to review the ROG strix g531gt? It seems like an amazing deal at $800 right now.

                    • EntropicRussian
                      EntropicRussian  3 weeks back

                      Dave Lee, a point you didn't mention is that in all the tests I've seen the ryzen chip while beat out by its Intel counterparts it also did so with greater power efficiency. Add that to the monster battery and power efficient GPU, it's great for more mobile users who aren't tied to the wall all the time. I run off power in my van on the go and after returning a more powerful Dell g3 I was happy with the performance to power I got . Just something to consider.

                      • Jeffrey Song
                        Jeffrey Song  3 weeks back

                        8:36 When you have science fair and someone has a way better design but you don’t want to admit it

                        • ÇYBÈR ÊMPÉRØR
                          ÇYBÈR ÊMPÉRØR  3 weeks back

                          What edition can I buy zephyrus or strix or scar or hero....im on a budget $1300?

                          • Sandeep Srinivas
                            Sandeep Srinivas  3 weeks back

                            Very much confused whether to buy this or the predator helios 300 i5 9th gen version

                          • Steven Alexander
                            Steven Alexander  3 weeks back

                            What game is he playing in the video ?

                            • Corrupted Sage
                              Corrupted Sage  3 weeks back

                              "No webcam"
                              Guys we walk around with a giant webcam device aka your phone!

                              • norwegian m8
                                norwegian m8  3 weeks back

                                So I am looking at thin and light gaming laptop for work purposes because I am connected to a large monitor and using visual studio and rendering software to

                                • Ashish Pradhan
                                  Ashish Pradhan  4 weeks back

                                  So the reason some laptops having big fans at back so they can't keep the speaker near that fan and keeping speakers near hand rest kind of as dust and other things may directly enter it as of from down facing ones the risk is low

                                  • Rio Haputra
                                    Rio Haputra  4 weeks back

                                    Should i buy this or strix g with core i59thgen gtx 1660ti?

                                    • muhammed sabir
                                      muhammed sabir  4 weeks back

                                      idk about skyping tbh, u have your phone, and use discord people!

                                      • Robin Valere
                                        Robin Valere  4 weeks back

                                        Why cant i find tthis product anywhere? :(

                                        • Brian The Person
                                          Brian The Person  4 weeks back

                                          Not the best gaming laptop, but I can see myself using this for both gaming and school.

                                          • Jeffrey Song
                                            Jeffrey Song  1 months back

                                            Is it just me or does it seem like Dave hasn't slept in days, dipped his face in baby powder and started recording?

                                            • Jay
                                              Jay  1 months back

                                              This laptop is named after a Greek “god” PASS Jesus is Lord

                                              • itz Ghost
                                                itz Ghost  1 months back

                                                Is lithium ion battery good? And is the battery replaceable on this laptop?

                                                • BrownGuyYash
                                                  BrownGuyYash  1 months back

                                                  How did you open the back cover? I tried to open mine, and it just doesn't come off. I followed the instructions (loosen but don't remove cover screw, and unscrew the rest), but still doesn't come off.

                                                  • BrownGuyYash
                                                    BrownGuyYash  1 months back

                                                    @Akdas Ya, thats a partial reason why I bought this. But raw performance wise, this lacks behind the similar laptops like the Lenovo Legion or the Helios 300. But temps and noise level is better than those 2. Only issue is I can't seem to find a way to undervolt the ryzen cpu in here, cuz AMD doesnt have one for ryzen laptops.

                                                  • Akdas
                                                    Akdas  1 months back

                                                    @BrownGuyYash yes but the i hate the design on the helios i really like the zephyrus and strix line

                                                  • BrownGuyYash
                                                    BrownGuyYash  1 months back

                                                    @Akdas Its on the lighter side imo. My last laptop was an Dell Inspiron 7559 (gtx 960m 4gb).

                                                    For thermals, it tends to get warm if ur gaming on performance or turbo mode where the fan kicks in loud, but its managable. Honestly, you might wanna look at the new Predator Helios 300, since its at the same price point ($1200), but comes with an i7 and a non max-q 1660ti.

                                                  • Akdas
                                                    Akdas  1 months back

                                                    Is the laptop good for travel?? I looks kind of heavy and also how is the thermals?

                                                • luis ramirez
                                                  luis ramirez  1 months back

                                                  Coming from a Chromebook and a 2012 laptop with a Celeron in it this will be a gargantuan upgrade

                                                  • Akdas
                                                    Akdas  1 months back

                                                    Lol I'm thinking od getting it too except from no laptop lol

                                                • Markus Andersson
                                                  Markus Andersson  1 months back

                                                  My expensive asus loosing keys, because of over heating, where is asus support?.

                                                  • Matteo De Vellis
                                                    Matteo De Vellis  1 months back

                                                    Why is it that Asus puts thunderbolt on devices that don't need it(ROG/TUF laptops) and don't put thunderbolt on devices that actually need it(Zenbooks)?

                                                    • gokul anand
                                                      gokul anand  1 months back

                                                      Good review

                                                      • Chayan Rodriguez
                                                        Chayan Rodriguez  1 months back

                                                        The Lenovo y740 is awesome! the only thing that sucks is the battery life.That is the only complaint.

                                                        • Official_ Zane
                                                          Official_ Zane  1 months back

                                                          it's a good gaming laptop but with only 4 cores...hmmm for gaming this laptop doing a good job but for a people like me who always do a multi task while gaming...this gaming laptop not a good choice

                                                          • Philippe Bergeron
                                                            Philippe Bergeron  1 months back

                                                            Could the display be upgraded manually?

                                                            • AlphaGamma128
                                                              AlphaGamma128  2 months back

                                                              Comparison with the fx505du?

                                                              • Sam Jo
                                                                Sam Jo  2 months back

                                                                Just got this laptop and its pretty good for gaming!
                                                                I also want to upgrade the RAM and SSD but can anyone tell me the compatible ones for this laptop?
                                                                Amazon links would be helpful. thanks in advance!

                                                                • R. Haggkvist
                                                                  R. Haggkvist  2 months back

                                                                  no webcam makes me want it even more

                                                                  • Yes& No
                                                                    Yes& No  2 months back

                                                                    Does this have 1660ti to 1660ti Max-Q?....I am confused!!

                                                                  • Shreetej Parkar
                                                                    Shreetej Parkar  2 months back

                                                                    Got the 1200$ version for 900$ and that's a great value

                                                                  • Leon C
                                                                    Leon C  2 months back

                                                                    db is logarithmic scale. its not linear, as far as my uni courses told me.

                                                                    • Leon C
                                                                      Leon C  2 months back

                                                                      db is logarithmic scale. its not linear, as far as my uni courses told me.

                                                                      • David Daimari
                                                                        David Daimari  2 months back

                                                                        This or the Strix G i7 9th Gen, 16gb ram, 1tb ssd and GTX 1650 variant?

                                                                        • Jim Wang
                                                                          Jim Wang  2 months back

                                                                          Hi Dave, I’m considering Zephyrus M GU502, thunderbolt 3 is not a huge problem for me, but how do you think about $1800 for an rtx laptop?

                                                                          • Raiden X
                                                                            Raiden X  2 months back

                                                                            Does this laptop handle autocad and solidworks very well?

                                                                            • jamreal18
                                                                              jamreal18  2 months back

                                                                              No webcam???

                                                                              Turn-off

                                                                              • Prem Kr Prashant
                                                                                Prem Kr Prashant  2 months back

                                                                                no webcam is such a plus for me..who uses a gaming laptop for skype...and who uses skype in 2019?

                                                                                • Tommy BRO
                                                                                  Tommy BRO  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Asus provides a free bundle of external camera. I do agree that laptops should not be intact on the bezel panel- i mean the chinese just intercepted our internet connection, didn't know how long they had been looking through my webcam from my old asus laptop. I'm glad I just bought a new laptop of gx701 model that way my odds are better when comes to privacy breach.

                                                                                • Adam Chu
                                                                                  Adam Chu  3 weeks back

                                                                                  @Clbden775 I was drawing at straws

                                                                                • Clbden775
                                                                                  Clbden775  3 weeks back

                                                                                  @Adam Chu If you absolutely need a webcam, you can spring for a USB one. Internal cameras on computers aren't really all that necessary anymore.

                                                                                • Adam Chu
                                                                                  Adam Chu  1 months back

                                                                                  If you were using it as a cheaper portable workstation and had to do a conference call?

                                                                                  I guess?

                                                                              • BENARTUM BENARTUM
                                                                                BENARTUM BENARTUM  2 months back

                                                                                On helios 300 and this asus laptop which is good for 3d animation?

                                                                                • Andy Hernandez
                                                                                  Andy Hernandez  2 months back

                                                                                  Hi what WiFi cards do you recommend

                                                                                  • Denaius Thompson
                                                                                    Denaius Thompson  2 months back

                                                                                    can this stream well on OBS? unsure about the viability of the AMD chip