ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro.

    ROG Strix SCAR II

    15 inch
    17 inch
      GL504GM (SCAR II) GL504GS (SCAR II)
    Category
    Esports Gaming - FPS
    Esports Gaming - FPS
    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™ i7-8750H
    Intel® Core™ i5-8300H
    Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Intel® Core™ i5-8300H
    Graphics
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060
    6GB GDDR5 VRAM
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070
    8GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Memory
    2666MHz SDRAM (Dual-channel)
    Up to 32GB
    2666MHz SDRAM (Dual-channel)
    Up to 32GB
    SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    HDD
    2.5” 5400rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5” 7mm 5400rpm / 7200rpm 1TB HDD
    2.5” 5400rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5” 7mm 5400rpm / 7200rpm 1TB HDD
    Display
    15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920x1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 72% NTSC
    15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920x1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 72% NTSC
    VR Ready
    YES
    YES
    Windows Mixed Reality
    Basic (min. require 8GB RAM)
    Basic (min. require 8GB RAM)
    Keyboard
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Aura Sync
    Marked WASD keys
    Hot keys: Volume up / Volume down / Microphone mute / ROG Gaming Center
    1.8mm travel distance
    0.25mm keycap curve
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Aura Sync
    Marked WASD keys
    Hot keys: Volume up / Volume down / Microphone 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 2.5
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    Aura Core 2.5
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android / iOS App
    ROG Gaming Center 2.5
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    Aura Core 2.5
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android / iOS App
    I/O Ports
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C)
    2 x USB3.1 Gen 1
    1 x USB3.1 Gen 2
    1 x mDP 1.2
    1 x HDMI 2.0
    1 x RJ-45 jack
    Only support SD card
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C)
    2 x USB3.1 Gen 1
    1 x USB3.1 Gen 2
    1 x mDP 1.2
    1 x HDMI 2.0
    1 x RJ-45 jack
    Only support SD card
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    Power
    180W power adaptor
    230W power adaptor
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    Intel® 802.11ac (2x2) Gigabit Wi-Fi
    Bluetooth 5.0 (The version of BT may change as OS upgrades.)
    Intel® 802.11ac (2x2) Gigabit Wi-Fi
    Bluetooth 5.0 (The version of BT may change as OS upgrades.)
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 36.1cm
    Depth: 26.2cm
    Height: 2.61cm
    Weight: 2.4kg
    Width: 36.1cm
    Depth: 26.2cm
    Height: 2.61cm
    Weight: 2.4kg
    Peripheral Recommended
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse is designed for FPS gameplay.
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse is designed for FPS gameplay.
      GL704GM (SCAR II)
    Category
    Esports Gaming - FPS
    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 1060
    6GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Memory
    2666MHz SDRAM (Dual-channel)
    Up to 32GB
    SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 128GB / 256GB / 512GB SSD
    HDD
    2.5" 5400rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5" 5400rpm / 7200rpm 1TB HDD
    Display
    17.3-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920x1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 72% NTSC
    17.3-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920x1080) IPS-level panel, 60Hz, 72% NTSC
    VR Ready
    YES
    Windows Mixed Reality
    Basic (min. require 8GB RAM)
    Keyboard
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Aura Sync
    Marked WASD keys
    Hot keys: Volume up / Volume down / Microphone mute / Armoury Crate
    1.8mm travel distance
    0.25mm keycap curve
    Audio
    2 x 3.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology
    Array microphones
    Software
    ROG Armoury Crate
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    Aura Core 3.0
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android / iOS App
    I/O Ports
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C)
    3 x USB3.1 Gen 1
    1 x USB3.1 Gen 2
    1 x mDP 1.2
    1 x HDMI 2.0
    1 x RJ-45 jack
    1 x SD card reader
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    Power
    180W power adaptor
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    Intel® 802.11ac (2x2) Gigabit Wi-Fi
    Bluetooth 5.0 (The version of BT may change as OS upgrades.)
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 39.98cm
    Depth: 27.35cm
    Height: 2.49-2.64cm
    Weight: 2.9kg
    Peripheral Recommended
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse is designed for FPS gameplay.