This article is a summary of a YouTube video "Asus G14 2024 Ultimate Review (Ryzen 9 8945HS)" by Just Josh

The Completely Redesigned Asus G14: A Slimmer, Lighter, and Stunning Laptop

TLDRThe Asus G14 for 2024 has been completely redesigned, with a slimmer and lighter profile. It features the brand new AMD Ryzen 8000 series processors and an Nvidia RTX 470, offering high performance. The laptop has a stunning design, especially in the Platinum White model. The keyboard is comfortable and the trackpad is outstanding. The display is color accurate and fast, although it could be brighter. The CPU performance is improved compared to last year's model, and the GPU performance is decent. The laptop does get warm during extended use, but it's still manageable.

Key insights

🔥The Asus G14 for 2024 features the brand new AMD Ryzen 8000 series processors and offers high performance.

💻The laptop has been completely redesigned, with a slimmer and lighter profile, and comes in a stunning Platinum White model.

⌨️The keyboard is comfortable with good key travel, but the backlight doesn't fully illuminate the secondary functions.

🖱️The trackpad is outstanding, with accurate tracking and no palm rejection issues.

🌈The display is color accurate and has a fast refresh rate, but it could be brighter.

Q&A

Does the Asus G14 have upgradeable memory?

No, the memory in this year's model is soldered and not upgradeable.

How does the CPU performance of the Asus G14 compare to Intel processors?

The Asus G14's CPU performance is slightly better in multicore tasks compared to Intel's i9-10900H from last year, but lags behind in single core. It also performs slightly better than Intel's Core Ultramedia L processors.

Does the Asus G14 get hot during extended use?

Yes, the laptop does get warm during extended use, especially on the right side. However, it's still manageable, and the chassis redesign helps dissipate the heat.

How is the GPU performance of the Asus G14?

The GPU performance of the Asus G14 with the Nvidia RTX 470 is decent, although it falls slightly behind last year's model with the RTX 4060. Additional frames can be achieved with Nvidia's DLSS feature.

How is the fan noise of the Asus G14?

In light use, the laptop is relatively quiet, but the fans are audible when you listen closely. During high-performance tasks, the fan noise can be noticeable, but it's not overly loud. However, there is a high-pitched sound from the fans that can be heard when they are audible.

Timestamped Summary

00:00The Asus G14 for 2024 has been completely redesigned, with a slimmer and lighter profile. It features the brand new AMD Ryzen 8000 series processors and an Nvidia RTX 470, offering high performance.

03:59The keyboard of the Asus G14 is comfortable, with good key travel. However, the backlight doesn't fully illuminate the secondary functions, making it hard to see in low lighting conditions.

04:53The trackpad of the Asus G14 is outstanding, with accurate tracking and no palm rejection issues.

07:26The CPU performance of the Asus G14 is slightly better than last year's model, but still lags behind Intel in single core tasks. It performs slightly better than Intel's Core Ultramedia L processors.

09:58The GPU performance of the Asus G14 with the Nvidia RTX 470 is decent, but falls slightly behind last year's model with the RTX 4060. Additional frames can be achieved with Nvidia's DLSS feature.