Comparison of ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin (GX501VS-XS71) vs ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin (UX550VE-DB71T)
Comparison of ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin (UX550VE-DB71T) vs ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin (GX501VS-XS71)

ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin (GX501VS-XS71) vs ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin (UX550VE-DB71T)

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin has a lot better performing graphics card.

For portability ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

ROG Zephyrus Thin is cheaper.

ROG Zephyrus Thin has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin (GX501VS-XS71)
Compare technical specifications of ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin (UX550VE-DB71T)

ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin (GX501VS-XS71)

ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin (UX550VE-DB71T)

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin (GX501VS-XS71)ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin (UX550VE-DB71T)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-7700HQIntel Core i7-7700HQ
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 1070GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Screen size
15.6″15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
4.9 lbs (2.22 kg)4 lbs (1.81 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
15.6 x 10.3 x 0.7 inches14.4 x 9.9 x 0.6 inches
(39.62 x 26.16 x 1.78 cm)(36.58 x 25.15 x 1.52 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProWindows 10
Hard drives
250gb SSD500gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,950.68$1,699.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,950.68$2,399.05
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,999.77$1,499.77
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Amazon.com description

ASUS ROG Zephyrus Thin & Light Gaming Laptop, 15.6" Full HD 120Hz, Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB, 16GB DDR4, 256GB PCIe M.2 SSD, Windows 10 Professional - GX501VS-XS71

ROG Zephyrus is a revolutionary gaming laptop born from ROG's persistent dedication to innovation. Despite being thinner than all previous ROG laptops, it has the hardware to rival high-end gaming desktops: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 graphics with Max Q Technology, a 7th Generation Intel Core processor, an optional 120Hz wide-view display, and Windows 10 Professional. ROG slimmed the body to a mere 16.9-17.9mm while maintaining powerful cooling thanks to a clever new air-flow design: Active Aerodynamic System. The sleek chassis also includes an RGB keyboard that will feel familiar to gamers who typically play on desktop PCs.

Ultra-thin and ultra-light with a thickness of only 0.7" (with the lid closed) and weighing only 4.9 lbs

Next-generation gaming performance with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB GDDR5 *(with Max Q Technology) graphics

7th Gen Intel Core i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz Processor (Turbo up to 3.8GHz)

Quiet and cool featuring ROG Active Aerodynamic System which improves airflow by up to 40% and reduces temperatures by up to 20% compared to conventional cooling. *Actual cooling performance varies due to system and environmental conditions

High refresh rate 120Hz wide view Full-HD display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology. With HDMI 2.0, you can connect to 4K TVs at 60Hz

RGB Gaming Keyboard featuring ASUS Aura technology. Adjust the QWER and WASD clusters separately to adapt to MOBA and FPS titles.

Windows 10 Professional Pre-Installed

Fast SSD and RAM: featuring 256GB PCIe Gen3 x4 NVMe M.2 SSD & 16GB DDR4 2400MHz. 802.11ac 2x2 Wi-Fi

ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Thin & Light Ultrabook Laptop, 15.6" Full HD NanoEdge Touch, Intel Core i7-7700HQ, GTX 1050 Ti, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB SSD, Backlit KB, Fingerprint, Windows 10 - UX550VE-DB71T, Black

Zenbook Pro is designed to entice you with pure, unadulterated power. Power to create your dreams. Power to fuel your imagination. Power to do whatever you want to do, anywhere and everywhere. Every part of zenbook Pro has been crafted to make it faster, more powerful and more amazing than The previous generation - from its latest 7th generation Intel Core i7 processor to its gaming-grade NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics and quad-speaker Harman Kardon surround-sound audio. And every detail of its finish makes it even more beautiful than ever before - including its precision-engineered solid-aluminum unibody and stunning FHD Nano Edge display. *The actual transfer speed of USB 3.0, 3.1 (Gen 1 and 2), and/or Type-C will vary depending on many factors including the processing speed of the host device, file attributes and other factors related to system configuration and your operating environment.

15.6-Inch 178 degree wide angle view Full-HD Nano Edge touch display with Windows 10

Latest 7th generation Intel i7-7700HQ Quad Core 2.8 GHz Processor (Turbo to 3.8 GHz)

Fast storage and memory featuring PCIE NVMe 512GB SSD with 16GB DDR4 RAM with NVidia GTX 1050Ti 4GB

Extensive connectivity with HDMI, 2x USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen2) with Thunderbolt, 2x USB Type 3.0 Type-A, 802.11ac WiFi, and SD Card Reader.Operating System:Windows 10 Home (64-Bit)

Sleek 4 lbs aluminum body for comfortable portability. Built-in fingerprint reader with one-touch login via Windows Hello feature