ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has introduced the Zephyrus, the new gaming notebook that according to the manufacturer can be presumed to be the finest in the market equipped with graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 and Intel Core i7 seventh generation (Kaby Lake).
The design is one of the strengths of the ROG Zephyrus. It is characterized by being a thin and light equipment compared to other gaming laptops, but without sacrificing power, optimum cooling and good performance. ASUS has managed to reduce the thickness of the chassis to 16.9 – 17.9 mm and its weight is 2.2 kg. For its compact dimensions do not sacrifice the performance mounts an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 GPU with Max-Q design, specially designed for thinner gaming equipment. This graphic equipment combined with an Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor enable it to offer the same performance as thicker computers.
The new ASUS gaming notebook has a 15.6-inch screen with Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The panel has a wide viewing angle and offers 100% support of the sRGB color scale to reproduce accurate tones. Its refresh rate is 120 Hz with NVIDIA G-SYNC, which synchronizes the display frequency with the GPU to avoid delays and jerks.
The refrigeration system of the ROG Zephyrus also perfectly adapts to the reduced dimensions of the computer, allowing the equipment to be kept fresh in an efficient and silent way. To improve cooling, the keyboard is located on the front of the chassis, and the new location will be familiar to gamers accustomed to playing on desktop PCs.
As for connectivity, the Zephyrus is equipped with a Type C USB port with Thungerbolt 3 for high-speed transmissions and power delivery, which is also compatible with G-SYNC and 4K UHD monitors.
The ROG Zephyrus comes with Windows 10 Creators Update installed, thanks to which you can enjoy the smooth experience provided by Game Mode, as well as Streaming Mode functions, integration with virtual reality or improvements in video capture, among other.
Price and availability
ASUS has announced that the price of the ROG Zephyrus is 3,449 euros and will be available for sale from October 2.