Asus, one of the famous Electronic and PCs maker that based on Taiwan has expand their X Series 17.3 inch Notebook line up with ASUS X750JB-DB71 laptop. As the X series, the X750JB-DB71 17.3 inch laptop also comes with new stylish spun-circle finish design that offers premium appearance, along with latest Intel technology that gives ultimate power and performance for day to day mobile computing multitasks.
Similar its predecessor the X750JB-TY030H multimedia laptop and other X series, Asus X750JB-DB71 also comes with an attractive dark gray color for exterior and stylish silver gray color for interior. On the “dark gray” cover, the concentric circles style and a small company logo on the center makes this machine looks a “Future” laptop and brings more confidence when you carry it in the office or when you on the occasional meting with client. Bellow the display, there is also a small chrome Asus logo, along with a High Definition Web Camera that you can found on the center of top bezel.
The black keyboard with full sized design and full numeric keypad also brings more accurate, faster and convenient to use, especially on the desk and gaming command. It’s also has a Asus Smart Gesture ToucPad that located on the bottom of palmrest. In term of size, the Gray 17.3 inch laptop has dimension in 16.33 x 10.74 x 1.23 inches (41.5 x 27 x 3.125 cm) and weighing around at 2.8 kg / 6.17 lbs. There is also a 4-cell Lithium Ion 2950mAh battery. No word on runtime, but we think its can produces at least 3 hours of battery life on light usage.
Speaking of multimedia and gaming performance, the X750JB-DB71 17.3 inch notebook brings faster and more power than the previous model. Yeah, both model is powered by Intel Core i7-4700HQ quad core processor that brings a base clock rates 2.4 GHz at and support Intel Turbo Boost technology up to 3.4 GHz, along with Mobile Intel HM86 Express Chipset. But the newest Asus X750 series will be equipped with 8GB of DDR3 1600MHz RAM, which mean you will get faster and smoother multitasking performance, even for most demanding multimedia applications and modern games.
This model also brings larger memory space with 2TB Serial ATA Hard Disk Drive (2x 1TB), which mean you can store unlimited video, music and games files. Both hard disk drive has spinning speed of 5400 rpm. Of course, this model also preloaded with the most popular and stable Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit version as the operating system.
The 17.3 inch High Definition Plus display that powered by Intel HD Graphics 4600 and backed by NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M dedicated graphics provides very clear, crisp, bright and beautiful color. Its can handle the most demanding multimedia applications and play most Windows modern games. The glossy display can produces maximum internal resolution at 1600 x 900 pixel and offers 16:9 aspect ratio, which mean you will get stunning viewing experience in almost every angels. On the right side, there is also DL DVD±RW/CD-RW optical drive for load and burns files into CDs or DVDs cassette.
It’s also integrated with digital microphone for face to face video communications with family and friends, along with a pair of stereo speakers with Asus SonicMaster Lite Technology, offers crisp, loud and stunning audio experience, especially in small room. Other specifications are 3.5mm audio combo jack, multimedia card reader slot, two USB 2.0 port, USB 3.0 port, VGA port, RJ 45 as Ethernet connector and HDMI port with support 1080p HD video playback. Of course, there are also a full range of connectivity features, including 10/100/1000 Base T Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0 and 802.11 B/G/N Wireless LAN for streaming video or play online games.
Combines with Intel Haswell Quad Core processor with NVIDIA dedicated graphics, the newest ASUS X750JB is not the most powerful mainstream notebook on the market, but still provides outstanding game playability and a stunning multimedia experience. If you interested, ASUS X750JB-DB71 17.3 inch laptop is now available in major retailers with a starting price around at $925 with 1 year warranty. So, what do you think? If you are on the market for smaller multimedia laptop, we recommend you to check ASUS X550CA-DB71 15.6 inch laptop that comes with Intel Core i7-3537U processor and priced only around at $700.