The globally known computing brand Asus has just expanded its gaming laptop lineup ROG or Republic of Gamers with six new laptops. The lineup includes ROG Strix Scar III and Hero III, Asus ROG Strix G consisting G531 and G731, ROG Zephyrus M GU502, ROG Zephyrus S GX701, and ROG Zephyrus S GX531.
Among all the launched laptops, the Zephyrus M series and Zephyrus S series are priced highest as one of their laptops cost as much as Rs 299,990. Considering that Asus has a good background in launching gaming devices, we know that the current lineup is for high-end gamers who think more about specs and less about the price. However, there is a G531 laptop from ROG Strix G among these six that only costs Rs 59,990 and is currently listed on Flipkart at this price. The 17-inch G731 from ROG Strix G will be priced at RS 79,990 and will go on sale after mid-July.
Zephyrus S Series
The company has claimed that the Zephyrus S GX531 and Zephyrus S GX701 from the Zephyrus S series are the slimmest gaming laptops in the 17-inch and 15-inch categories. The GX531 sports the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q and has a thickness of 15.35~16.15mm. Considering its high price, the graphics offered are worth trying for incredible gaming. On the other hand, the 17-inch GX-701 will be introduced with 9th Gen Intel Core i7 processors alongside NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 GPU (Max-Q).
Both these laptops from the Zephyrus S series will come with a refresh rate of 144Hz and response time of 3ms. There is a factory-calibrated Pantone color certification on both the laptops. There are fully upgraded CPUs in both the devices with 6 cores and 12 threads. The new NVIDIA GeForce RTX-20 Series GPU in both the devices enables AI calculation acceleration and real-time ray tracing. There is also patented Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) cooling tech introduced in both the laptops that feature dual high-performance 12V anti-dust cooling fans. Apart from that, the laptops sport 4 heat sinks with vents and 5 heat pipes to ensure high-performing usage for long hours.
Zephyrus M Series
Coming to the ROG Zephyrus M GU502, the device is power-driven by Intel’s 9th gen processors clocks up to 2100MHz at max load in Turbo mode alongside NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660Ti. The laptop also features ESS Sabre HiFi DAC with Hi-Res Audio certification that offers less distortion and wider dynamic range in the sound. The Zephyrus M laptop has the support for USB Type-C charging which means a mobile charger or a power bank can also charge the gaming laptop from Asus.
ROG Strix Scar III and Hero III
Next up we have ROG Strix Scar III that sports NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 with the ability to reach up to 1540MHz speed at 115W in Turbo mode. The other laptop ROG G531GW comes with RTX 2070, whereas the G531GV features RTX 2060. The Hero III, as well as the G531GU, come with GTX 1660Ti graphics card. There is a 240Hz/3ms display on both the Strix Scar III and Hero III. Under the hood, both these laptops are powered by the latest 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9880H processor. This 8-core chipset has the ability to clock as far as 4.1GHz with a single core. The price for Strix Scar III and Hero III starts at Rs 139,990.
ROG Strix G Series
The last but not the least, we have the ROG Strix G series which is also the cheapest one among all. Both G531 and G731 consist of a120Hz/3ms display and feature NVIDIA GeForce GTX-16 Series GPU. The 6 core 9th Gen Intel Core i7-9750H processor on both these devices can clock as high as 4.5GHz on a single core. There are dedicated hotkeys available on both the laptops that enable easy access to vital commands.