Weighing in at a massive 9. The hinges proved to be very strong and moved in a fluid motion, but the latch did not hold the screen down as securely as I might have liked. When on my desk, my G2 is always connected to a 5. Within a few short weeks, we’ll be provided with a complete retail package and will be running the system through its paces to see how it stacks up against the other gaming notebooks on the market. I was content with the build of this notebook.

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There are certain situations, such as total darkness where even the minimum brightness is more than adequate, so turning it down even further would only conserve more battery power. I also like to play games both at home and away, so I opted for the larger screen and higher resolution of the G2S-A1.

This is my first laptop. Compareable performance to a 2. The G2S has a decidedly industrial flair, with a brushed-metal lid adus wrist rest asue black interior.

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One area that I noticed a definite improvement from my desktop was in opening, switching between, and closing applications.

Since receiving the laptop, I have made one trip with it. I quickly disabled them, but aus those who really want the gaming laptop feel, the lights are a fine extra.


The G2S-A1 box including evil eye and gaming backpack. The trip lasted about a week, and I took the laptop with me to several different locations.

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In terms of heat, however, it produces what would be expected of a gaming machine: The cover’s handsomeness contrasts starkly with the series of tacky crimson streaks that run down the outer edge of the screen and extend into the keyboard area. We always make an effort to keep it upto date.

I am thoroughly impressed with the performance of this notebook. In between the touchpad lies a unique, glowing eye.

Asus G2S-A1 Review

This adapter comes with a power cord and is watts and has a 5. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. I am very happy with the keyboard and touchpad on the G2. The backpack was surprisingly well made. Asus G2S view large image. Sure, there are a few flaws like weak speakers and no DVI port, but they should be no reason to turn away from this notebook. I find myself in constant need of a cleaning cloth as I always like to keep my screen particle-free, and the cloth included is great at trapping anything on the screen.

I am personally pro-Vista, and actually enjoy using it as opposed to XP.


Just a nice to have, not a necessity. AC Power Adapter x1. Laptop Mag Despite a lack of portability, this gaming rig holds its own when it comes to graphics, display, and gaming experience.

Asus G2S User Review

Reliable and relatively sturdy, the Asus G2S-A1 isn’t as portable as some gaming rigs, and it’s not quite able to compete against the most tricked-out and egregiously priced models on the market.

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There is visible backlight bleeding on the top and bottom of the screen. While the Awus cleaning cloth is a rather small extra, it nevertheless appreciated. While at home I move about from place to place in the house thanks to the wireless networking, but tend to set up camp in one area for a few hours to most of the day.

Weighing in at a massive 9. The G2S-A1’s body is black with red inlays and lights, versus the previous assu black body with green accents. The colors are exquisite, vibrant, and the screen is very bright. Below are full specifications for this notebook: