For who those are looking for a powerful laptop that has capable of running intensive games on high resolutions, serious graphics tasks, editing videos, watching HD movies in 1080p and everyday use. The ASUS X556UQ-NH71 laptop is one of the best choices in this price range. The 15″ laptop packed with high-end hardware such as a 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U CPU, 8GB of DDR4 RAM, a rapid 512GB SSD, and powerful NVIDIA GeForce 940MX discrete GPU makes sure this laptop run everything smoothly. A full HD LED Anti-Glare panel combined with SonicMaster Sound to deliver superior experience both sound and visuals.
It looks stylish and modern thanks to a finish of subtle concentric circles, weighing 5.07 pounds and measures 1 inches thick, although it has plenty of power but it still light enough for portability and working on the go. It offers only 5 hours battery life on one charge that means you have to portable a battery adapter always.
Sharp 1080p display
Videos, movies, games, and photos look crisp and clear on the 15.6″ Full HD screen offers a 1920 x 1080 resolution in a 16:9 widescreen format. To ensure only the very best images, the display features ASUS Splendid Technology offers four modes to render the best visuals quality along with ASUS Eye Care to reduce blue light from the screen and provide comfortable.
From rendering videos or running modern games to handling graphics tasks or 1080p video playback to all editing needs, you can expect excellent performance for all your demanding with a powerful NVIDIA GeForce 940MX GPU. It’s a middle-range graphics card for laptops based on Maxwell architecture with 2GB video memory to support.
The GPU has the power for playing Titanfall 2 at medium settings on 1366 x 768 at 42 FPS, Farming Simulator 17 at medium settings on 1366 x 768 with over 60 FPS and Overwatch at medium settings on 1366 x 768 at 55 FPS.
Two speakers on the ASUS X556UQ-NH71 laptop powered by SonicMaster Sound technology for improved clarity of sound and sound quality is better than ever. While AudioWizard technology gives you get the best audio for any content through six pre-set modes.
Run demanding software, handle heavy-duty tasks, play 1080p digital contents and work at your best with the latest 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U Processor. It’s a high-end ultra-low voltage processor based on Kaby Lake architecture with a 2.7GHz base frequency along with Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 to increase the speed up to 3.5GHz.
It has 8GB of DDR4-2133MHz memory to support, allowing the laptop can work faster and smoother whether you’re switching between applications and launch browser tabs at once.
Providing speed and performance than standard hard drives, the ASUS X556UQ-NH71 features a lighting-fast 256GB solid state drive lets you load programs, access data quickly and allows you to boot up the laptop in seconds.
You also get storage for saving documents, videos, important projects or more. There is a built-in DVD drive for loading, writing and accessing on discs.
The Asus packed the latest USB 3.1 Type-C port to the laptop for fast data transferring and more convenient connectivity.
It also comes with one USB 3.0, one USB 2.0, HDMI port, VGA port, audio jack and SD card reader slot.
Both 802.11/AC Wi-Fi and 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet for more efficient, fast and stable to connect to the internet.
The X556UQ-NH71 powered by Windows 10 Home.
Operating System Windows 10 Home
CPU 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7500U Processor (2 cores, 4 threads)
CPU features 4MB cache and 2.7GHZ, Up to 3.5GHz
RAM 8GB memory
RAM Type DDR4-2133MHz
Hard Drive 512GB SSD
Hard Drive RPM –
Optical Drive DVD drive
Cloud storage –
Display 15.6\” Diagonal
Display features Full HD LED Anti-Glare
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
Graphics Memory 2GB video memory
Audio features Two speakers with SonicMaster Sound
Camera VGA camera
USB Port 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen 1)
HDMI Port 1x HDMI-out, VGA port
Media reader SD card reader
Wireless 802.11/AC Wi-Fi
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
LAN 10/100/1000Mbps Ethernet
Pointing device Touchpad
Keyboard English Keyboard
Audio Port Combo audio jack
Battery 2-cell Li-ion Polymer
Battery Life Up to 5 hours
Weight 5.07 lbs
Dimension (HWD) 1.00 x 15.04 x 10.08 inches