Asus ROG GL752 (GL752VW-DH71 / GL752VW-DH74) Mid-Range 17.3” Gaming Laptop with GeForce GTX 960M GPU

Asus ROG (GL752VW-DH71 / GL752VW-DH74)

The Asus ROG GL752 and available GL752VW-DH71 and GL752VW-DH74 configurations are mid-range gaming laptops with a 17.3-inch display.

As opposed to the G752 ROG with the upper-mid-range to top-speed Nvidia GeForce GTX 965M, 970M, and 980M video cards, the slimmer and lighter Asus ROG GL752VW-DH71 and GL752VW-DH74 feature the mid-tier GeForce GTX 960M 2GB dedicated GPU. For processor, they have the latest Intel Skylake quad-core i7-6700HQ.

Both GL752 versions come with 16GB of DDR4 memory and non-touch anti-glare display with 1080p resolution and IPS technology for wide viewing angles, while the keyboard sports red backlighting. The only difference between them is data storage. The GL752VW-DH71 comes with a mechanical 1-Terabyte hard drive at 7,200rpm, whereas the GL752VW-DH74 additionally includes 128GB of M.2 solid state drive storage. RAM and storage are user-replaceable and the laptop has an easily-removable cover on the bottom of the chassis for access to these components.

Asus ROG GL752VW (GL752VW-DH71 GL752VW-DH74) Display

Asus ROG GL752VW (GL752VW-DH71 GL752VW-DH74) Keyboard

Other features include trackpad with integrated buttons, stereo speakers with a subwoofer, a DVD optical drive, 720p web camera, three traditional USB 3.0 ports and one new USB-C 3.1 type port, HDMI and mini DisplayPort video outputs, separate microphone and headphones audio jacks, an SD memory card reader, 802.11AC Wi-Fi wireless, Gigabit LAN, and Bluetooth.

Asus ROG GL752VW-DH71 and GL752VW-DH74 Left Side

The included 4-cell 48 WHr battery is claimed to provide up to five hours of battery life.

Design-wise, the GL752 (GL752VW-DH71 / GL752VW-DH74) with soft-touch palmrest and brushed aluminum-lid is much simpler than the heavily-ornamented G752.

The GL752(VW) weighs in at 6.6 pounds and is 1.3” thick, as opposed to the G752 which starts at 9 pounds and 1.7”.

The gaming notebook currently starts at $1,100.

ASUS ROG GL752VW-DH71 DH74 17-Inch Gaming Laptop, Discrete GPU GeForce GTX 960M 2GB VRAM, 16GB DDR4, 1TB

Note: The pictures were taken at Intel’s IFA 2015 booth earlier this month.

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Screen Size


Screen Resolution




Other Display Specs

IPS display tech (wide viewing angles)


Intel Core i7-6700HQ 6th Gen Skylake quad-core 2.6-3.5GHz 6MB cache (~8,000 PassMark CPU benchmark points)


Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M 2GB GDDR5 Dedicated Video Card




1000GB (1TB) HDD + 128GB SSD, 1000GB (1TB) HDD

Optical Drive

DVD Writer


Backlit Keyboard with Numeric Pad, Multi-Touch Trackpad with Integrated Buttons

Speakers and Audio

Separate Mic and Headphone Audio Jacks, Stereo Speakers with Subwoofer







Ethernet LAN



1 x USB-C, 3 x USB 3.0

Video Ports

1 x HDMI, 1 x mini DisplayPort

Media Card Reader



6.6 pounds







Windows Version

Windows 10 Home



1 review for Asus ROG GL752 (GL752VW-DH71 / GL752VW-DH74) Mid-Range 17.3” Gaming Laptop with GeForce GTX 960M GPU

  1. lii – March 25, 2017:

    My question is can it be good for designers and architects that are using heavy sofwares for designs and renderings

  2. 5 out of 5

    Torkil Aarflot – December 11, 2016:

    Hey, I just bought this pc and wondering what the max fps is?

  3. please answer me – October 2, 2016:

    what the cache size

    • Danijel Z – October 7, 2016:

      If you mean CPU cache size, it’s 6 Megabytes.

  4. jesher – December 28, 2015:

    hi,whats the difference between GL752VW-DH71 and GL752VW-RH71 CB?(other than ram?)TIA

  5. Alper – December 21, 2015:

    only one fan ??

  6. albo – October 27, 2015:

    So only one fan ? bad 🙁

  7. Okazaki – October 1, 2015:

    USB-C port is for thunderbolt 3 or USB3.1?
    We already knew G752 is thunderbolt 3, but GL752?

    • Danijel Z – October 1, 2015:

      I haven’t found Thunderbolt listed in any GL752 specs sheet I encountered, so I assume its only USB 3.1.

  8. steve – September 12, 2015:

    Do you have a bottom image?

    • Danijel Z – September 12, 2015:

      Here you are. The upgrade panel is on the front part, held by two screws.

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