Gaming in laptops have been in vogue for so long. And here is a good news for all the laptop gamer. Yes, Asus has introduced a new ultra-slim gaming laptop, the ROG Zephyrus, powered by Windows 10. This laptop measures only 17.9 mm in thickness and weighs just 2.24kg. With this we could surely say, it’s one of the most sleek and light gaming laptop ever.
The new comer is driven by the Intel’s latest Core i7 processor, coupled with NVIDIA GeForce GTX, Max-Q graphics (GTX 1080). For those who don’t know, the Max-Q design was introduced by NVIDIA, to enable making thinner and faster gaming laptops. The laptop is provided with a 15.6-inch G-Sync display, with a resolution of 1080p that supports the complete sRGB color gamut.
Eager to know about the storage? Here it is: there are three variants, based on the capacity of the SSD, such as 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB, while all the three supports up to 24GB of RAM.
Now, comes the features, offered specifically for the gaming-heads. The new ROG Zephyrus sports a new kind of track-pad that assists greatly in playing games, placed at the right side in the keyboard. Interestingly, it also performs as a numeric keypad, when needed. Further, there is a new feature that is something more interesting.
Named as ROG Aura, the new feature brings-in vibrant light effects on the keys in the keyboard. Then again, it’s not for all the keys, but only for the ones, holding the letters W, A, S, D, Q, W, E, and R. Yes, the said keys play a major role while playing games, and hence this new light effects is intentionally offered, keeping the hard core gamer in mind.
Let’s have a look on the list of ports on the Asus Zephyrus laptop: A Thunderbolt 3 Type-c; a 3.5mm audio jack; a HDMI 2.0; and four USB 3.1 Type-A ports. Moreover, for the sound system, Asus has featured Sonic Studio II, which offers 6 audio controls for the users, such as Surround, Equalizer, Bass Boost, Reverb, Voice Clarity, and Smart EQ.
On the whole, the new launch from Asus is an ultimate delight for all, those who loves gaming. The ROG Zephyrus is said to become available in the USA and Canada initially, by next month. However, we haven’t heard anything about its price.