Lenovo IdeaPad 710S (93)
ASUS ROG GL551 (ROG)

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S (93) vs ASUS ROG GL551 (ROG)

Comparison summary

For performance ASUS ROG GL551 has a lot better processor. It also has more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, Lenovo IdeaPad 710S has Windows 10 and ROG GL551 has Windows 8.

ROG GL551 has a bigger screen. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

IdeaPad 710S is cheaper.

They have different storage types, IdeaPad 710S has an 250gb SSD and ROG GL551 has an 1000gb HDD.

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S (93)
ASUS ROG GL551 (ROG)

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S (93)

ASUS ROG GL551 (ROG)

Compare specifications

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S (93)ASUS ROG GL551 (ROG)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-6560UIntel Core i7-4710HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
-GeForce GTX 860M
Screen size
13.3″15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
6.61 lbs (3 kg)-
Size (length x width x height)
12.09 x 8.42 x 0.55 inches15 x 10 x 1.2 inches
(30.71 x 21.39 x 1.4 cm)(38.1 x 25.4 x 3.05 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 8
Hard drives
250gb SSD1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$869.78$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$869.31$999.00
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Amazon.com description

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S 13.3" Ultrabook: Core i7-6560U, 256GB SSD, 8GB RAM, Full HD 1080p Display

The super-thin, super light IdeaPad 710S is just 2.6 lbs and .55" thin for ultra-portability. It delivers true surround sound, ultrafast WiFi, and is equipped with a high-speed PCIe solid-state drive - perfect for your always-on world.

Intel Core i7-6560U Processor (3.2GHz Turbo, 2.2GHz Base)

13.3" Full HD (1920x1080) IPS Infinity Edge Display

256GB Solid State Drive

8GB RAM / Backlit Keyboard

Windows 10 / Wifi AC / Bluetooth

ASUS ROG GL551 Series 15.6" Full HD Flagship High Performance Gaming Laptop PC, Intel Core i7-4710HQ 2.50 GHz, 16GB RAM, 1TB HD NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M, Backlit Keyboard, DVD, HDMI, Windows 8.1

ASUS ROG GL551JM 15.6" GAMING LAPTOP, MADE FOR THE REPUBLIC OF GAMERS Harnessing the extreme mobile gaming power of an Intel® Core i7 processor and NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 860M graphics within a sleek brushed aluminum chassis, the ASUS ROG GL551JM gives you the gaming edge, wherever you are. With a 15.6" Full HD display and advanced cooling design, play your games at 1080p with no compromise at all times and never worry about losing your cool. DESIGNED FOR GAMERS BLACK. RED. STEALTH - KNOW AN ROG WHEN YOU SEE ONE With its precision gaming controls, adjustable backlit keyboard, cool brushed aluminum finish and majestic red design touches, the GL551 is here to show the world you're serious about gaming with its instantly-recognizable style infused with ROG DNA. ULTRA-RESPONSIVE ONE-PIECE BACKLIT KEYBOARD With long travel keys for instant response, the seamless one-piece backlit keyboard is a joy to use even after extended sessions. In addition to the highlighted WASD keys, you can also adjust the brightness of the red keyboard backlight at any time for maximum visibility, making it easy to game anywhere, any time. GAME FASTER, LONGER NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 860M GRAPHICS WITH OPTIMUS TECHNOLOGY Step up to military grade notebook gaming with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 860M dedicated graphics that lets you play your favorite PC games at 1080p with no compromise. With a single click, the NVIDIA GeForce Experience software optimizes games for the best performance and image quality possible. The result is a smooth frame rate with zero lag.

High performance with Intel Core i7-4710HQ Quad-Core Processor 2.5 GHz up to 3.5GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0; 6 MB Cache and processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M 2GB GDDR5 dedicated graphics

16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR3L SDRAM 1600 MHz RAM. 1 TB 7200RPM HDD. 3 in 1 card reader (Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick PRO Duo, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card). DVD-Writer DVD±RW (±R DL)

Sleek brushed aluminum design with a 15.6" 1920 x 1080 Full HD IPS LED backlight anti-glare display non-touch Display. HD Webcam. Stereo speakers, microphone

Majestic red backlit keyboard with adjustable brightness level and highlighted WASD keys, great for gaming even in dark environments; 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0; Gigabit Ethernet; Headphone/microphone combo jack Mini DisplayPort HDMI 3 x USB 3.0 LAN

Advanced cooling efficiency design keeps the device cool at all times for maximum stability and minimum noise; Windows 8.1 64-bit Edition. 56 Wh 6-cell lithium ion battery . AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz); Color: brushed aluminum matte black