ASUS ROG Strix G15 (2021) 15.6″ Gaming Laptop with Ryzen R7-5800H & RTX 3050 Ti, G513QE-ES76 Review

ASUS ROG Strix G15b15.6″ Gaming Laptop with Ryzen R7-5800H

ASUS ROG Strix G15 (2021) Gaming Laptop

Black ASUS ROG Strix G15 (G513QE-ES76) is a 2021 model sleek and modern gaming laptop with a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display with 300Hz refresh rate, and advanced technical specs including the AMD Ryzen R7-5800H processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti graphics card, 1TB PCIe Solid State Drive, 16GB DDR4 SDRAM memory, Windows 10 Home operating system and RGB backlit keyboard.

ASUS ROG Strix G15 is designed for gaming as well as the personal computing, business and gaming. May 3, 2021 is the date it was first available at and the average customer rating is 4.2 out of 5 stars by 128 users for this popular hot new release traditional laptop computer. You can also purchase the same laptop with the Ryzen 9 5900HX, 512GB SSD and RTX 3070 or RTX 3060 options and 17.3″ 300Hz or with 144Hz refresh rate options. Please check the Amazon product page for the current prices of each version.

The quarter 1 of 2021 release octa-core AMD Ryzen 7 5800H is a Cezanne generation processor based on the Zen 3 microarchitecture. It works at the speeds betwen 3.2GHz base speed up to 4.4GHz with the turbo boost function and supports SMT and hyperthreading, running 8 cores and 16 threads in parallel. With the Zen 3 and higher clock speed, Ryzen 7 5800H is faster than the older Ryzen 7 4800H. The typical TDP- Thermal Design power of the APU is specified as 45 watts. The typical CPU Passmark benchmark score is 21724 at the time of this post release and can handle whatever you throw at it.

Radeon RX Vega 8 is the built-in graphics card and offers a decent gaming power as far as the integrated GPU’s go. It has the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti with the 4GB GDDR6 dedicated memory with ROG Boost. The performance level is similar to the older RTX 2060 graphics card and is suitable for the 1080p Full HD gaming with the high settings and resolutions. The RTX 3050 Ti is the 115th best ranking graphics card, with an average GPU videocard benchmark score of 9587. You will have no problems with any of the modern and demanding games and you can play them at the higher settings and resolutions.

Windows 10 Home operating system is pre-installed on this machine and comes with the user-friendly features and apps. 16GB DDR4 SDRAM at 3200MHz offers a good amount of multitasking power that should be more than adequate for the majority of computer users. 1TB PCIe Solid State Drive is a large amount of local storage space and the speed is so much more than the regular SATA hard drives. Connectivity optionsASUS ROG Strix G15 (2021) Gaming Laptop 15.6-inch 300Hz include the 802.11ax wireless, Bluetooth 5, 4 x USB 3.0 ports, a USB Type-C port that supports 4K at 60Hz, an HDMI output, a Media Card Reader, a headphone microphone combo.

Eclipse gray Asus ROG Strix weighs 4.63 pounds and measures 13.94L x 10.2W x 1.02H inches. The fans are loud during the intense gaming and in turbo mode, but not really when you’re performing your usual daily tasks or on silent mode the noise will be reduced. There is no webcam on this model and you can connect a webcam through one of the USB ports. It has the ROG Intelligent Cooling thermal system with the thermal grizzly liquid metal thermal compound. You can set the machine to use the built-in eGPU when it is running on battery power and will last much longer. It is a very good gaming laptop with a powerful performance and great cooling. With 4 fan outlets it is up to 16 degrees cooler with 4% less noise.

Click here for a closer look at