ASUS has just announced a new N Series N552 15.6-inch laptop, which it calls "the latest and most powerful in this entertainment-focused range". The laptop features a 6th generation quad-core Intel Core i7 processor and gaming-grade NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics.

This is what ASUS is hailing as "the perfect portable replacement for a high-end desktop PC" with a price tag of $1599 -- so let's take a look at what it's made of.