ASUS FX73VE-WH71 17.3-inch laptop

ASUS FX73VE-WH71 17.3-inch

NINJA SCORE
74
Positive Reviews
$999.00$834.99
(as of 22-10-2018 15:06 UTC) Details
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Pros

  • Large display perfect for gaming
  • Large storage for multimedia
  • Ergonomic, red backlit keyboard
  • Perfect GPU for Full-HD gaming
  • Great price

Cons

  • Loud fan
  • Heats up
  • Quality control
  • Slow hard drive

Bottom Line

The ASUS FX73VE-WH71 17.3-inch heats up under load and the fans do become quite loud, but the sleek chassis houses some pretty good components that brings a steady and reliable 1080p gaming performance.


The ASUS FX73VE-WH71 17.3-inch gaming laptop has received positive reviews for its great build quality and exceptional value, considering you get the 4GB Nvidia GTX 1050Ti. It comes with large Full HD LED IPS display that is noted as being crisp and clear, and the 1TB of storage is great for large game collections and for general multimedia storage. Customers found that the keyboard is comfortable, buts its red backlighting receiving mixed reviews. Fortunately one can disable the lighting. Concerns were raised about its cooling, with customers finding the fans get loud and it can get quite warm during prolonged gaming sessions. Furthermore, the older hard drive does lead to a sluggish feeling machine at times, with load and boot times being affected dramatically when compared to the modern day SSDs. Quality control issues were reported by various customers, with some finding that the laptop had various issues out the box, such as the display not working properly, or the battery was faulty. The ASUS FXVE-WH71 laptop comes with a large display and a GTX 1050Ti that will deliver all your 1080p gaming needs, but the heating issues and quality control problems noted by various customers is somewhat concerning.

Score Summary

74

Specifications

Graphics Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050Ti [View Benchmarks]
Graphics TypeDiscrete
Graphics Memory 4GB GDDR5
RAM 8GB DDR4
Operating System Microsoft Windows Windows 10 Home
Weight6.6 lbs
Battery Life6.5 hours
Hard Drive 11000 HDD 7200
Display Size17.3 inch
Display Resolution1920 x 1080
Display TechnologyWide view Full-HD
Connectivity3x USB 3.0| 1x USB3.1 Type C (Gen 1)| 1x USB 2.0 | mini Display Port | Wi-Fi | Bluetooth | HDMI |
WebcamHD
Additional FeaturesRed-backlit gaming keyboard, card reader
Dimension (LxWxH)16.3 x 10.7 x 1.3
Warranty1 year

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