Comparison of Sager NP8978 (8978B2-M7-T) vs ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580GE-XB74T)
Comparison of ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580GE-XB74T) vs Sager NP8978 (8978B2-M7-T)

Sager NP8978 (8978B2-M7-T) vs ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580GE-XB74T)

$2,429.00
$2,299.99
$1,899.92

Comparison summary

For performance ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 has a better processor. Sager NP8978 has more memory.

For displaying graphics NP8978 has a lot better performing graphics card.

ZenBook Pro 15 has a higher resolution screen (4k).

NP8978 has a bigger screen. For carrying ZenBook Pro 15 is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

ZenBook Pro 15 is cheaper.

NP8978 has an HDD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Sager NP8978 (8978B2-M7-T)
Compare technical specifications of ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580GE-XB74T)

Sager NP8978 (8978B2-M7-T)

ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580GE-XB74T)

Compare specifications

Sager NP8978 (8978B2-M7-T)ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX580GE-XB74T)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-9750HIntel Core i9-8950HK
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
32gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 2080GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Screen size
17.3″15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)4k (3840 x 2160 pixels)
Weight
5.51 lbs (2.5 kg)4.1 lbs (1.86 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
15.69 x 10.55 x 0.78 inches14.4 x 9.9 x 0.7 inches
(39.85 x 26.8 x 1.98 cm)(36.58 x 25.15 x 1.78 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Pro
Hard drives
500gb SSD, 2000gb HDD500gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$2,429.00$2,299.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,429.00$1,899.92
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,359.99
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Amazon.com description

Sager NP8978 0.78 Inches Thin & Light Gaming Laptop, 17.3 Inches FHD 144Hz Thin Bezel Display, Intel Core i7-9750H, NVIDIA RTX 2080 8GB DDR6, 32GB 3000MHz RAM, 500GB NVMe SSD + 2TB SSHD, Windows 10

Processor: 9th Generation Intel Core i7-9750H Processor (2.6GHz), 12MB Cache

Display: 17.3" Full HD 144Hz Thin Bezel, Wide View Angle, 72% NTSC (1920x1080) Matte Type Display

Memory: 32GB DDR4 3000MHz

Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 with 8GB GDDR6 (Max-Q design)

Primary Drive: 500GB Samsung 970 EVO Plus M.2 NVMe Solid State Drive

Secondary Drive: 2,000GB (2TB) Seagate FireCuda Hybrid Drive (Serial-ATA III)

Audio System: High Definition audio interface, S/PDIF Digital output, Built-in Array Microphone, 2 Built-in Speakers, SoundBlasterX Pro-Gaming 360°

Wireless + Bluetooth: Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 9560 M.2 Wireless LAN + Bluetooth

Camera: Built-in 1.0M HD Video Camera

Keyboard: Full color RGB illuminated full size keyboard with numeric pad

Interfaces: 6-in-1 Card Reader (MMC/RSMMC/SD/Mini-SD/SDHC/SDXC up to UHS-II), 1 HDMI output Port (with HDCP), 1 Mini DisplayPort 1.3 output Port, 1 DisplayPort 1.3 over USB 3.1 Gen 2 Port (Type C), 1 USB 3.1 Gen 2 Port (Type C), 2 USB 3.0 Ports (1 x powered USB port, AC/DC), 1 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Microphone / S/PDIF Optical output), 1 2-in-1 Audio Jack (Headphone / Microphone), 1 RJ-45 LAN (10/100/1000Mbps)

Power System: Embedded 4 cells Polymer battery 62WH, Full Range AC-in 100~240V, 50~60Hz, 180W AC Adapter

Security: Kensington Lock, Area Fingerprint Reader under Glass Surface, Intel PTT (Platform Trust Technology)

Physical: 15.69" (w) x 10.55" (d) x 0.78" (h)

Weight: 5.51 lbs.

Display: 17.3" Full HD 144Hz Thin Bezel, Wide View Angle, 72% NTSC (1920x 1080) Matte Display

Processor: 9th Gen Intel Core i7-9750H 6-Core Processor | Operating System: Windows 10 Home

Graphic Card: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 (Max-Q design)

Ram: 32GB DDR4 3000MHz | Storage: 500GB Samsung 970 EVO Plus PCIe NVMe SSD + 2TB FireCuda SSHD (up to 6x faster performance than tradition HDD)

Full color RGB illuminated keyboard with numeric pad, Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 9560 + Bluetooth

ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 Laptop with Innovative Screenpad, 15.6" UHD 4K Touch, Intel Core i9-8950HK, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 512GB PCIe SSD, Backlit KB, Windows 10 Pro, UX580GE-XB74T

Zenbook Pro 15 screen Pad will change the way you work with your laptop - its interactive display make it easier and quicker to multitask and get things done, when compared to a traditional touchpad. The screen Pad can automatically launch the shortcut when you switch from app to app, and you can also customize the shortcuts so it can adapt to your needs. To maximize the usage of screen Pad, you can also extend your Windows on screen Pad for dual-screen usage while on-the-go. Zenbook Pro 15 is built to handle anything you can throw at it without a fuss, its high-performance Intel Core i9 processor, NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti will help you tackle all your demanding tasks. With speeds of up to 1734Mbps- up to 12 times faster than Wi-Fi 4 (80.211N) - The Dual-Band Wi-Fi 5 (802.11AC) in zenbook Pro 15 lets you enjoy smooth streaming of 4K videos, with great range and stable network connections. Zenbook Pro 15 also equips with PCIe x4 SSD, its configuration increases performance further- up to 3000 MB/s read and 1700 MB/s write speeds, which is up to 2 times faster than most PCIe x2/SATA 3 laptops.

Adaptive screen pad design: create shortcuts to launch your favorite apps with a single tap

Adaptive screen pad design: extend your screen on screen pad for more viewing options

Latest Intel 8th Gen Core i9-8950HK Processor (12M Cache, Turbo up to 4.8 GHz)

15.6" UHD 4K touch Display with factory-calibrated color accuracy validated by Pantone, 83% screen to body ratio NanoEdge bezel for more display and less bezel

Seamless 4K video playback, photo editing and more with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB

16GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM, 512GB PCIe x4 NVMe SSD, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11AC), Bluetooth 4.1

71Whr Li-Polymer battery. Features fast charging: charge to 60% in only 49 minutes

Windows 10 Professional. Built-in fingerprint sensor for enhanced security and one-touch login using Windows Hello

Harman Kardon Certified speakers for high-quality surround-sound onboard Audio

Extensive connectivity: Built-in HDMI, Thunderbolt 3-enabled USB 3.1 Type C, Micro SD with additional dongle (USB3.0 to RJ45 cable) included