Asus launched new gaming laptops under its Republic of Gamers (ROG) series at For Those Who Dare: Unleash the Tiger Inside virtual launch event. At the event, the company launched two new gaming machines — ROG Zephyrus S17 and ROG Zephyrus M16– powered by 11th-generation Intel Core H-series processors.
Along with this, the company also announced a new accessory lineup — ROG Slash.
ROG Zephyrus S17: Features
ROG Zephyrus S17 is an all-new gaming laptop with a rising optical mechanical keyboard that enables superior cooling. The laptop is powered by 11th-generation Intel Core i8-11900H CPU which is capable of using 90W of power in short bursts and it will be available with up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 laptop GPU with 140W peak power with dynamic boost.
Apart from this, the laptop comes with Active Aerodynamic Plus cooling System which lifts the keyboard deck by 5-degree for better airflow and typing experience. The laptop also comes with liquid metal for even better cooling.
ROG Zephyrus S17 features a 17-inch display and it will be available in two display options — a WQHD display with Advanced Optimus and G-SYNC and a 4K panel with Adaptive-Sync support. The laptop comes with a six speaker audio setup.
ROG Zephyrus M16: Features
The Zephyrus M16 is another new addition to the gaming laptop lineup. It comes with a 16-inch display with WQHD resolution, 3ms response time, 165Hz refresh rate and Adaptive-Sync.
The display is Pantone validated and claims to offer 100% of cinema-grade DCI-P3 colour gamut and it also comes with Dolby Vision support.
Powering the laptop is the latest Intel Core processors. The laptop is available with up to an 11th Gen Intel Core i9-11900H processor for high-refresh-rate gaming and high performance in content creation. As far as graphics performance is concerned the laptop is available with up to a GeForce RTX 3070 laptop GPU which claims to deliver high frame rates and RTX technologies in the latest games.
The Zephyrus M16 also comes with a six-speaker system with dual force canceling woofers for better audio quality. It also features a two-way AI noise cancellation microphone for better audio while taking conference calls of live stream.
Zephyrus M16 offers true portability, with a slim and light body that’s only 19.9mm thin and 1.9kg.