Most Powerful Gaming Laptop
It is one of the most powerful laptops you can buy in India but comes at an eye-watering price.
Taiwanese smartphone company, Asus yesterday announced the Asus Zenfone Zoom S mobile in India. And the brand also unveiled a high-end gaming laptop as well in the country. The laptop is Asus ROG Zephyrus, wherein ROG stands for Republic of Gamers.
The laptop costs a bomb at Rs. 2,99,990, and the company calls the machine as the thinnest laptop ever with the top-end NVidia GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card with 8 GB of VRAM. The laptop is 16.9mm in thickness and weighs just 2.2 kgs.
Key Specs and Details
The ROG Zephyrus has a 15.6-inch display with a 120Hz display panel and NVidia G-SYNC technology. Powering the laptop is the 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and runs on Windows 10 Creators Update.
The Asus Rog Zephyrus is one of the first laptops to come with the Nvidia Max Q technology which makes it thinner, power efficient and powerful at the same time.
Furthermore, the laptop has a dedicated ROG cooling system termed Active Aerodynamic System (AAS). Additionally, it comes with the Asura RGB lighting system.
Active Aerodynamic System
“ROG Zephyrus has an exclusive Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) that runs cooler and quieter without sacrificing performance. AAS incorporates unique AeroAccelerator (AA) technology that increases the speed and efficiency of airflow through the laptop,” Asus said in its release.
The laptop also comes with an RGB lighting keyboard which offers dynamic and customizable effects for the keyboard. This has become a common affair in gaming laptops releasing these days.
“When Zephyrus is opened, a portion of the bottom of the chassis flexes to increase the airflow volume by 20 percent and further increase air circulation. AAS maximizes system stability as well as gaming and thermal performance. Additionally, it allows full utilization of the CPU and GPU, so gamers can engage in marathon sessions without fear of interruption,” the company said.
Moreover, Asus says that the keyboard will even work when you press 30 keys at the same time. There’s a hotkey, which activates a red backlight on the keyboard.
Ports in the laptop include a USB Type-C port with Thunderbolt 3, with which you can connect a 4K UHD monitor. This laptop from Asus supports up to 24GB of DDR4 RAM and comes in 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB of M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD storage.
Asus claimed that the laptop would be first showcased in India on August 20, at an event in Bangalore.
Also Read About – 7 Best High-End Gaming Laptops To Buy in India.