Looking for a new gaming laptop? Currys PC World has heavily discounted a powerhouse Asus notebook that’s perfect for on-the-go gamers.
Currys PC World has reduced the Asus ROG GL552VW 15.6-inch gaming laptop (black) from £899.99 to £749.97 – that’s a saving of £150.02.
Asus is a respected brand when it comes to computing, so we’re always keen to hear about deals on its gaming laptops. We gave this particular laptop a 6/10 score, albeit at a significantly higher price of £980. It’s also worth noting that we praised some of the key features, including its solid 1080p gaming pace and fast, versatile Core i7 processor.
Buy Now: Asus ROG GL552VW at Currys for £749.97 – save £150.02
What we said
“This laptop is designed to deliver 1080p gaming for less than £1,000, and it generally succeeds at this,” reads our review’s verdict. However, it’s worth noting that the laptop’s SSD and screen are both less than impressive. Still, it’s important to remember that this deal knocks £230 off our original review price.
What owners say
Reviews on Currys that have been verified by Reevoo give the Asus ROG GL552VW an overall score of 8.1/10, based on the feedback of 37 buyers.
The highest scoring areas were design (8.5/10), size and weight (8.2/10), and performance (8.2/10).
Some of the positive comments included:
- “Starts up in less than 7 seconds”
- “The design is really slick and the red lighting makes it look really good”
- “Amazing laptop, runs everything on high graphics with no lag and massive FPS”
Negatives tended to focus on poor battery life and sound quality.
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How good a deal is this?
This deal is pretty impressive, considering how expensive gaming laptops usually are. The Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M featured in the Asus notebook is an impressive, tried-and-tested mobile GPU, and the £150 saving is not to be scoffed at.
Better still, we tested this particular laptop at a review price that was £230 more than today’s deal, so there’s good reason to consider the GL552VW.
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