ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro.

    ROG Strix Hero Edition

    15 inch (8th Gen CPUs)
    15 inch (7th Gen CPUs)
      GL503GE (Hero Edition)
    Category
    Esports Gaming - MOBA
    Operating System
    Windows 10 Home
    Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro
    Processor
    Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Intel® Core™ i5-8300H
    Graphics
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti
    4GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Memory
    Up to DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM (Dual-channel)
    Up to 32GB
    SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 256GB SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x2 128GB SSD
    M.2 SATA3 256GB SSD
    HDD
    2.5” 5400 rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5” 5400 rpm / 7200 rpm 1TB HDD
    Display
    15.6-inch Full HD (1920x1080) wide-viewing angle TN panel, 120Hz, 3ms, 94% NTSC
    VR Ready
    NO
    Keyboard
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Aura Sync
    Marked QWER keys
    Hot keys: Volume up / Volume down / Mute / ROG Gaming Center
    1.8mm travel distance
    0.25mm keycap curve
    Audio
    2 x 3.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology
    Array microphones
    Software
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android / iOS App
    I/O Ports
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 (Type-C)
    3 x USB 3.1 Gen1
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x mDP 1.2
    1 x HDMI 1.4
    1 x RJ-45 Jack
    1 x SD card reader
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    Power
    150W power adaptor
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    802.11ac 2x2 Wave 2 WLAN
    Bluetooth 5 * Bluetooth version may vary as the OS upgrades.
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 38.4 cm
    Depth: 26.2 cm
    Height: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 2.6 kg
    Peripheral Recommended
    ROG Strix Impact gaming mouse designed for MOBA gameplay
    GL503VD (Hero Edition) GL503VM (Hero Edition)
    Category
    Esports Gaming - MOBA
    Esports Gaming - MOBA
    Operating System
    Windows 10 Home
    Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro
    Windows 10 Home
    Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro
    Processor
    Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
    Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ
    Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
    Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ
    Graphics
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 (factory-overclocked by 100MHz)
    2GB / 4GB GDDR5 VRAM
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060
    3GB / 6GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Memory
    DDR4 2400MHz SDRAM
    Up to 32GB
    DDR4 2400MHz SDRAM
    Up to 32GB
    SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    M.2 SATA3 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    M.2 SATA3 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    HDD
    2.5” 5400 rmp 1TB SSHD
    2.5” 5400 rpm 2TB HDD
    2.5” 7200 rpm 1TB HDD
    2.5” 5400 rmp 1TB SSHD
    2.5” 5400 rpm 2TB HDD
    2.5” 7200 rpm 1TB HDD
    Display
    15.6-inch Full HD (1920 by 1080) IPS-level panel, 120Hz, 72%NTSC
    15.6-inch Full HD (1920 by 1080) IPS-level panel, 120Hz, 72%NTSC
    VR Ready
    NO
    YES
    Keyboard
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Marked QWER keys
    Hot keys: Volume up / Volume down / Mute / ROG Gaming Center
    1.8mm travel distance
    0.25mm keycap curve
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Marked QWER keys
    Hot keys: Volume up / Volume down / Mute / ROG Gaming Center
    1.8mm travel distance
    0.25mm keycap curve
    Audio
    2 x 3.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology
    Array microphones
    2 x 3.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology
    Array microphones
    Software
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst IV
    Splendid
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android App
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst IV
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android App
    I/O Ports
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 (Type-C)
    3 x USB 3.1 Gen1
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x mDP 1.2
    1 x HDMI 1.4
    1 x RJ-45 Jack
    1 x 2-in-1 card reader
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 (Type-C)
    4 x USB 3.1 Gen1
    1 x mDP 1.2
    1 x HDMI 2.0 (supports 4K UHD output at 60 FPS)
    1 x RJ-45 Jack
    1 x 2-in-1 card reader
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    Power
    150W power adaptor
    9-hour battery life
    180W power adaptor
    3.5-hour battery life
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    802.11ac 2x2 WLAN
    802.11ac 1x1 WLAN
    DDR4 2400MHz SDRAM
    802.11ac 2x2 WLAN
    802.11ac 1x1 WLAN
    DDR4 2400MHz SDRAM
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 38.4 cm
    Depth: 26.2 cm
    Height: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 2.5 kg
    Width: 38.4 cm
    Depth: 26.2 cm
    Height: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 2.5 kg
    Peripheral Recommended
    ROG Strix Impact gaming mouse designed for MOBA gameplay
    ROG Strix Impact gaming mouse designed for MOBA gameplay