ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro.

    ROG Strix SCAR Edition

    17 inch(8th Gen CPUs)
    15 inch(7th Gen CPUs)
    GL703GE (SCAR Edition) GL703GM (SCAR Edition) GL703GS (SCAR Edition)
    Category
    Esports Gaming - FPS
    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
    Windows 10 Home
    Windows 10 Pro - ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro
    Processor
    Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
    Graphics
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti
    4GB GDDR5 VRAM
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060
    6GB GDDR5 VRAM
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070
    8G GDDR5 VRAM
    Memory
    8GB DDR4 2666MHz
    Up to DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM (Dual-channel)
    16GB DDR4 2666MHz
    SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x2 128GB SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 256GB / 512GB SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 256GB SSD
    HDD
    2.5" 5400 rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5" 5400 rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5" 5400 rpm 1TB SSHD
    Display
    17.3-inch Full HD (1920x1080) wide-viewing angle TN panel, 120Hz, 3ms, 94% NTSC
    17.3-inch Full HD (1920x1080) wide-viewing angle TN panel, 120Hz, 3ms, 94% NTSC
    17.3-inch Full HD (1920x1080) IPS-level Panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 72% NTSC, G-SYNC
    VR Ready
    NO
    YES
    YES
    Keyboard
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Aura Sync
    Marked WASD 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
    Aura Sync
    Marked WASD 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
    Aura Sync
    Marked WASD 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 4W speaker with Smart AMP technology
    Array microphones
    2 x 4W speaker with Smart AMP technology
    Array microphones
    Software
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    ROG Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android / iOS App
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    ROG Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android / iOS App
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst V
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    ROG 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
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 (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 SD card reader
    1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
    1 x Kensington lock
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen2 (Type-C)
    4 x USB 3.1 Gen1
    1 x mDP 1.2 (G-SYNC output support)
    1 x HDMI 2.0 (supports 4K UHD output at 60 FPS)
    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
    180W power adaptor
    230W power adaptor
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    802.11ac 2x2 Wave 2 WLAN
    Bluetooth 5 * The version of BT may change as OS upgrades.
    802.11ac 2x2 Wave 2 WLAN
    Bluetooth 5 * The version of BT may change as OS upgrades.
    802.11ac 2x2 Wave 2 WLAN
    Bluetooth 5 * The version of BT may change as OS upgrades.
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 41.5 cm
    Depth: 28.0 cm
    Height: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 3.05 kg
    Width: 41.2 cm
    Depth: 27.3 cm
    Height: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 2.9 kg
    Width: 41.2 cm
    Depth: 27.3 cm
    Height: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 2.9 kg
    Peripheral Recommended
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse designed for FPS gameplay
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse designed for FPS gameplay
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse designed for FPS gameplay
      GL503VM (SCAR Edition) GL503VS (SCAR Edition)
    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™ i7-7700HQ
    Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ
    Graphics
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060
    6GB GDDR5 VRAM
    NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1070
    8GB GDDR5 VRAM
    Memory
    Up to 16GB DDR4 2400Mhz
    16GB DDR4 2400Mhz
    SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 256GB SSD
    M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 256GB SSD
    HDD
    2.5" 5400 rpm 1TB SSHD
    2.5" 5400 rpm 1TB SSHD
    Display
    15.6-inch Full HD (1920x1080) wide-viewing angle TN panel, 120Hz, 5ms, 72% NTSC
    15.6-inch Full HD (1920x1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 7ms, 72% NTSC, G-SYNC
    VR Ready
    YES
    YES
    Keyboard
    Backlit chiclet keyboard
    RGB 4 zones
    Marked WASD 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 WASD 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
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    ROG Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android App
    ROG Gaming Center
    GameFirst IV
    GameVisual
    Sonic Studio & Sonic Radar III
    ROG Aura Core
    XSplit Gamecaster (free)
    Android App
    I/O Ports
    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
    1 x USB 3.1 Gen1 (Type-C) (Thunderbolt™)
    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
    180W power adaptor
    3.5-hour battery life
    230W power adaptor
    3-hour battery life
    Wi-Fi / Bluetooth
    802.11ac 2x2 WLAN
    802.11ac 1x1 WLAN
    Bluetooth 4.1
    802.11ac 2x2 WLAN
    Bluetooth 4.1
    Weight and Dimensions
    Width: 38.4 cm
    Depth: 26.2 cm
    Height: 2.3 cm
    Weight: 2.5 kg
    Width: 38.4 cm
    Depth: 26.2 cm
    Height: 2.54 cm
    Weight: 2.5 kg
    Peripheral Recommended
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse designed for FPS gameplay
    ROG Gladius II gaming mouse designed for FPS gameplay