First Gaming laptop featuring 8 Core 16 Thread Ryzen 7 4800H APU plus RTX 2060 GPU is unboxed and revealed with full details about specs. These leaked images come from chiphell forum with many detailed parts about first 7nm based Gaming laptop from ASUS called TUF Gaming TUF506IV-AS76. First impressions from this gaming assistant are the 144Hz IPS display, RGB keyboard and expandable storage via SATA and 2 M.2 slots. Initially, reviewer broadly exposed the hardware parts under the hood of laptop.
Fortunately, ASUS has attepted very hard to implement best cooling solution on TUF506IV-AS76 in order to keep monster octa core AMD CPU and Nvidia GeFore RTX 2060 GPU running at full potential. You may see double channel copper heatpipes connected to dual blower style fans.
Luckily, gamers who buy this laptop will have a pure two PCIe NVMe slots to eliminate the storage bottlenecks. Yet, monster 4240mAh battery capacity will ensure longer battery life on the go. For the input and output ASUS made this laptop perfect for everyone by adding 3 USB Type-A, 1 USB Type-C, 1 HDMI, 1 Audio jack and 1 ethernet LAN ports.
Happy Ryzen users will get more good news when they see ASUS TUF Gaming laptops provide dual channel SODIMM DDR4 RAM under 3200MHz effective speed featuring samsung chip. Remember, AMD Ryzen CPUs prefer to have dual channel high speed memory compared to Intel CPUs requiring lower frequency speed.
Here is the DDR4 3200MHz 8GB RAM that came with laptop. Obviously, samsung B-Die chip is chosen by ASUS to run without hiccups. User may upgrade up to 32GB capacity depending on how heavy is workload process.
Amazing performance by custom OEM Kingston PCIe NVMe SSD is shown in AS SSD Benchmark software scoring a whopping sequential 1686 MB/s Read and 921 MB/s Write speed. Anyway it’s an average performance for laptop SSD.
In 3DMark Time Spy synthetic performance stress test ASUS TUF Gaming TUF506IV-AS76 had held 70 degrees Celcius for GPU and 80 degrees for CPU. Overall, CPU of Ryzen 7 4800H equals to Core i7-9700K CPU performance.
At the end, Gaming laptop general consumer wins after buying ASUS TUF Gaming TUF506IV-AS76 machine due to price to performance ratio where ASUS was not popular till now. Latest price range for ultimate ASUS TUF with 16GB RAM and 1TB NVMe SSD model is $1200 in Amazon USA. Considering high performance specs and affordable price, this particular laptop model might be recommended after positive reviews from independent English speaking hardware enthusiasts.
Source: Chiphell Forum