Comparison of HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM (GX531GM-DH74-HID6-US) vs Microsoft Surface Book (PA9-00001)
Comparison of Microsoft Surface Book (PA9-00001) vs HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM (GX531GM-DH74-HID6-US)

HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM (GX531GM-DH74-HID6-US) vs Microsoft Surface Book (PA9-00001)

Comparison summary

For performance HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM has a lot better performing processor. It also contains more memory.

Microsoft Surface Book is cheaper.

For displaying graphics ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM has a lot faster graphics card.

Book has a higher resolution screen (3000x2000).

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM has a bigger screen. For carrying Book is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

They have different storage types, ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM has an 2000gb SSD and Book has an 1000gb HDD.

Compare technical specifications of HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM (GX531GM-DH74-HID6-US)
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HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM (GX531GM-DH74-HID6-US)

Microsoft Surface Book (PA9-00001)

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HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM (GX531GM-DH74-HID6-US)Microsoft Surface Book (PA9-00001)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8750HIntel Core i7 Series
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
24gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060GeForce GTX 965M
Screen size
15.6″13.5″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)3000x2000 (3000 x 2000 pixels)
Weight
4.63 lbs (2.1 kg)3.34 lbs (1.51 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
14.17 x 10.55 x 0.62 inches16.46 x 10.95 x 1.93 inches
(35.99 x 26.8 x 1.57 cm)(41.81 x 27.81 x 4.9 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 1064-bit^Windows 10 Pro
Hard drives
2000gb SSD1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$2,704.00$1,399.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,704.00$1,399.99
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,099.99
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Amazon.com description

HIDevolution ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM 15.6" FHD 144Hz Ultra Slim Gaming Laptop | 2.2 GHz i7-8750H, GTX 1060, 24GB DDR4/2666MHz RAM, PCIe 2TB SSD | Authorized Performance Upgrades & Warranty

HIDevolution is an authorized ASUS build to order (BTO) seller. Any upgrades we perform are covered under warranty.

High-quality customization and builds with careful quality control A product that passes through our hands has a much lower chance of DOA (defect on arrival). Your laptop has better reliability with thorough QC (quality control) checks. We perform a full quality check - ensure the latest stable BIOS firmware and drivers are installed, burn-in stress testing for temperature, benchmark testing to ensure it is functioning to standard, keyboard and touchpad test, check of ports for functionality, display check for abnormalities, and a physical inspection of the chassis.

The HIDevolution Benefit We research and develop our laptops in-house and only offer upgrades that work to benefit performance and reliability. We provide unique upgrades and services such as high thermal conductivity TIM (thermal interface materials) upgrades, and cherry picking a display panel with minimal backlight bleed. 1. Cooler system temperatures for the CPU (central processor) and GPU (graphics processor) through Gelid GC Extreme TIM (thermal interface materials) upgrades. Lower system temperatures, prevent throttling during CPU and GPU intensive tasks, minimize fan noise, and maximize reliability with upgraded thermal interface materials. 2. Fast boot up and load times with PCIe and SATA based SSDs. 3. Run memory hungry applications and multitask with ease with more RAM memory

Tech Support you can depend on Asus 360 1 Year Warranty that comes with your laptop, we offer an elevated level of service and product knowledge, for both sales and support. We know the products we sell, often better than the manufacturer reps. If you ever need help, contact us for warranty and support.

8th Generation Intel Core i7 2.6 GHz 6 Core - 12 Thread Processor (i7-8850H | Turbo to 4.3GHz) with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Max-Q w/ 8GB GDDR5

HIDevolution upgrades the 15.6" FHD 144Hz Gaming Laptop by adding Gelid GC Extreme on CPU and GPU for improved performance and optimal system temperature

HIDevolution installed PCIe based storage--2TB M.2 PCIe x4 SSD--ensures that you experience the fastest boot up & load times

Installed by HIDevolution--24GB of fast DDR4 2666 MHz memory--run memory hungry applications and multitask with ease

HIDevolution Promise: Authorized ASUS Build to Order Seller, thorough quality testing, a 1 Year Warranty, and access to our expert support staff (never deal with manufacturer "support" again).

Microsoft Surface Book PA9-00001 Laptop (Windows 10 Pro 64-bit, Intel Core i7, 13.5" LCD Screen, Storage: 1 TB, RAM: 16 GB) Black/Silver

13.5-inch PixelSense Touchscreen Display (3000 x 2000) resolution

Intel Core i7-6600 6th Gen Intel with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M with 2 GB GDDR5

1TB Flash Memory Solid State

Drive, 16 GB RAM Memory

2 x USB 3.0, 1 x Mini DisplayPort, Two Surface Connect ports, 3.5 mm headphone jack, Full-size SD card reader

Surface Pen Included, Wi-Fi: 802.11ac Wireless LAN, Bluetooth 4.0, Windows 10 Professional 64-bit