Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)
ASUS FX73VE-WH71

Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001) vs ASUS FX73VE-WH71

Comparison summary

For performance ASUS FX73VE-WH71 has a lot better processor. It also contains more memory.

For displaying graphics FX73VE-WH71 has a lot better performing graphics card.

FX73VE-WH71 has a bigger screen. For portability Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

FX73VE-WH71 is cheaper.

They have different storage types, Book 256GB/Intel has an 250gb SSD and FX73VE-WH71 has an 1000gb HDD.

Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)
ASUS FX73VE-WH71

Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)

ASUS FX73VE-WH71

Compare laptop specifications

Microsoft Surface Book 256GB/Intel (CS5-00001)ASUS FX73VE-WH71
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i7-7700HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
2gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
TRINITY DEVASTATOR MOBILEGeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Screen size
13.5″17.3″
Screen resolution
-Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
3.34 lbs (1.51 kg)6.6 lbs (2.99 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
12.32 x 9.41 x 0.82 inches16.3 x 10.7 x 1.3 inches
(31.29 x 23.9 x 2.08 cm)(41.4 x 27.18 x 3.3 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProWindows 10
Hard drives
250gb SSD1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$925.00$999.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$925.00$799.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$829.89
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Amazon.com description

Microsoft Surface Book - 256GB/Intel Core i7/8GB Memory 2-in-1 13.5" Touch-Screen Laptop

13.5-inch PixelSense touchscreen display (3000 x 2000) resolution

6th Gen Intel® CoreTM i7-6600 6th Gen Intel® with NVIDIA GeForce GPU (1GB GDD5 Memory)

Windows 10 Pro operating system

Incredibly mobile at 3.48 pounds (1576 grams)

Surface Pen included

ASUS Gaming Laptop, 17.3” Full HD Wideview Display, Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, NVIDIA GTX 1050 Ti 4GB, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB HDD, Backlit Keyboard, USB 3.1 Type C, Windows 10 Home, FX73VE-WH71

Experience unmatched performance with the ASUS FX73's 7th-generation Intel Core i7 quad-core processor combined with discrete NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics with Pascal architecture, the most powerful compute architecture ever built inside a GPU. The latest hardware gives you all the efficient and powerful performance needed for heavy gaming on high settings or productive multitasking such as live streaming and video editing.

7th-generation Intel Core i7-7700HQ quad-core 2.8GHz (Turbo to 3.8GHz)

Discrete NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB graphics; 1TB 7200RPM HDD and 8GB DDR4 Memory

17.3" Wide view Full-HD Display, 1920x1080 resolution

Red-backlit gaming keyboard with anti-ghosting technology, 1.8mm key travel distance, and N-Key Rollover

3x USB 3.0, 1x USB3.1 Type C (Gen 1), 1x USB 2.0, 1x Microphone-in jack, 1x Headphone-out jack, 1x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert, 1x HDMI, 1x mini Display Port