This laptop was at $2200 when the video by Linus Tech Tips posted their review. I'm frankly surprised this is available after Prime Day still and at this price.
Bottom line is this is a desktop class performing computer which will do great with video editing, 3D rendering, office work, CAD, Adobe CC, and even A class gaming just falling shy of the Nvidia 1070 Ti and the Core i9 equivalent.
Note that since this is a gaming laptop with a powerful CPU, it weights almost 9 lbs and has atrocious battery life. Basically this is a full grown desktop gaming machine shrunk down to a 9 lb laptop.
- AMD Ryzen 7 2700 4.1GHz (up to 4.3GHz) 8-Core Processor
- 17.3" 1920x1080 144Hz IPS Display w/ FreeSync
- 16GB 2666MHz DDR4 Memory
- 256GB PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive
- AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB Graphics of dedicated HBM2 memory
- Killer Double Shot Pro Wireless-AC + Bluetooth 5.0
- 2x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C
- 3x USB 3.0
- 1x DisplayPort
- 1x HDMI 2.0
- 1x RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet
- Backlit four-zoned RGB Keyboard
- 4-Cell 4810mAh Li-Ion Battery
- Dual All-Metal Aero Blade 3D Fans
- Windows 10 Home
Good All Around Performance
Right now this is the best bang for the buck for pure raw performance in a laptop form factor. It excels at number crunching, rendering, graphics creating tasks. Its not the best at gaming, but it will play everything that I like to play at 1080p performance at 144hz with decent fps.