Comparison of ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM (GL502VM-DS74) vs Microsoft Surface Book 2 (QKK-00001)
Comparison of Microsoft Surface Book 2 (QKK-00001) vs ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM (GL502VM-DS74)

ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM (GL502VM-DS74) vs Microsoft Surface Book 2 (QKK-00001)

Comparison summary

For performance ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM has a faster processor.

For displaying graphics ROG Strix GL502VM has a lot better graphics card.

Microsoft Surface Book 2 features a higher resolution screen (PixelSense).

Book 2 is cheaper.

ROG Strix GL502VM has a bigger screen. For portability Book 2 is lighter.

Compare technical specifications of ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM (GL502VM-DS74)
Compare technical specifications of Microsoft Surface Book 2 (QKK-00001)

ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM (GL502VM-DS74)

Microsoft Surface Book 2 (QKK-00001)

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ASUS ROG Strix GL502VM (GL502VM-DS74)Microsoft Surface Book 2 (QKK-00001)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7700HQIntel Core i5 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060Intel HD Graphics 620
Screen size
15.6″15″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)PixelSense (3240 x 2160 pixels)
Weight
4.9 lbs (2.22 kg)4.2 lbs (1.91 kg)
Hard drives
120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD250gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,999.11$1,379.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,999.11$1,379.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$813.49$1,277.05
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Amazon.com description

ROG Strix GL502VM 15.6" G-SYNC VR Ready Thin and Light Gaming Laptop NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB Intel Core i7-7700HQ 16GB DDR4 128GB SSD 1TB HDD

Latest-generation NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB Graphics Card, Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor, 2.8GHz (6M Cache, Turbo up to 3.8GHz)

16GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM, 128GB SATA III SSD + 1TB HDD

15.6” FHD 1920x1080 G-SYNC Display with Wideview Panel, 170° Viewing Angles

Duo-copper thermal module and dual cooling fans for increased CPU and GPU performance

1x HDMI 2.0 Port, 1x mini Displayport, 802.11ac WiFi 2x2, Bluetooth 4.1, 1x USB 3.1-Type C(Gen 2), 1x Headphone-out and Audio Combo Jack, 1x RJ45 LAN Jack

Battery - 4 Cells Battery

With 178 degree wide-viewing angle display with 72 percent NTSC (15.6) inches FHD Panel (16:9) Anti-Glare (1920x1080)

New Microsoft Surface Book 2 15" (Intel Core i5, 16GB RAM, 256GB)

Microsoft Surface Book 2 features a 8th generation Intel Dual Core i5 Processor, 256 GB of storage, 16 GB RAM, and up to 17 hours of video playback

Includes an Intel HD Graphics 620 integrated GPU

The fastest surface Book yet, with 2x more power

Vibrant PixelSense Display: Now available with an improved 15" Touchscreen

Four versatile modes of use and new USB-C port