The Asus ROG G552VX-DM197T is a new 15-inch laptop built for gaming and versatility with its solid core, consisting of a Quad Core i7 Skylake and 8 GB of RAM (DDR4). It also loads a dedicated graphics card midrange, a GeForce GTX 950M, a swift storage capacity and a good anti-glare Full HD screen in a stocky frame, dotted with red accents. It is displayed less than 1000 euros .

Features Asus G552VX-DM197T

Dalle 15.6 ” LED Full HD (1920×1080 matte / anti-glare)
Processor Intel Core i7-6700HQ Skylake (2.6 GHz, 4 cores)
installed RAM (max) 8GB DDR4 2133 MHz (32 GB max), 2 slots
Storage Area 1TB 7200 / min
Graphics Card Maxwell NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M 4GB GDDR5 dedicated, Intel HD and Optimus 530
Optical drive DVD Writer / CD
Audio System 2 speakers, SonicMaster Lite
Webcam Yes, micro
Network Wi-Fi ac + Gigabit Ethernet
Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
Card Reader SD / SDHC / SDXC / MMC
Output (s) video HDMI 1.4
Fingerprint Reader
Input (s) / Output (s) Headset, Microphone
USB 2 USB 3.0 + 1 USB 3.1 Type C + 1 USB 2.0
Operating System Windows 10 64-bit
Battery Li-ion 4-cell 3200mAh 48Whr
Autonomy announced
Size (mm) 385 x 255 x 32.4
Weight 2.591 Kg
Guarantee 2 years
Other keyboard red backlit chiclet with numeric keypad, multi-touch touchpad can be disabled; Intel Wireless Display
software Asus Applications

The design of the Asus ROG uses some still even codes and this extends to almost every PC gamer: a black hull and red details. Here, the cover opts for a metallic finish, the center is highlighted while the interior features a soft matte surface with graphic details on the top. A system of backlight illuminates red keyboard and touchpad, without it really serves the perception of low light touches. The measurements of the Asus ROG G552VX-DM197T are in the high average in its class, not making him a highly mobile machine.


Aimed initially at the game, the PC setting its graphic part of a GeForce GTX 950M. In the version with GDDR5, this solution allows to launch the vast majority of games in Full HD provided to lower the level of detail for the most demanding of them.

But the vocation of the Asus ROG G552VX-DM197T goes far beyond this simple use. Built around a powerful Quad Core i7 latest generation and 8 GB of RAM DDR4, it has a base sufficiently swift to support common tasks and other more demanding missions in resources such as video editing, 3D modeling or advanced photo editing. Similarly, this duo leaves a beautiful amplitude for multitasking, providing fluidity to the system.

Storage is entrusted to a 1000 GB hard drive. This solution is standard for its class even if they happen to come across with SSD configuration dedicated, much more reactive in short. Here, the drive displays a higher rotational speed than the average (7200 rev / min against 5400 rev / min usually), saving a few seconds in the writing / reading data. The gain is not visible, however the implementation of the system.

screen side, the picture is of the same ilk. Its Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) benefits office in users since it offers ample display density to enjoy your content in High Definition. The anti-reflective coating will in turn improve the readability of the light environment on screen. Obviously, we remain at this price on the TN Plus, unfortunately still a privileged panel technology this kind of configuration. Result, the viewing angles are narrow and the average colorimetry.

In terms of connectivity, this is about right with the presence of an SD card reader, a DVD burner, HDMI 1.4 output and four USB ports, two USB 3.0 and a USB 3.1 Type-C (versatile). For data exchange, it has Gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0 and the latest version of WiFi AC module to the scope and strengthened flows compared to 802.11 N standard (Compatible with installation).


The Asus ROG G552VX-DM197T is currently available 999 euros at Darty and is positioned in the middle of its class to our price comparison .