Having submitted its proposals for Zenbook notebooks and Vivobook lines, Asus Now he’s changing the needles of gaming, revealing news from his ROG line. With the name that stands for “breaking the barriers”, the manufacturer brings the next generation of gaming equipment to the market, along with new features and better performance.
The new event had a format in a virtual space, as if it were a video game, and Falip Fu, Asus’ global marketing director, promised to reveal news about new gaming laptops and accessories. says the manufacturer Those looking for lightweight machines, but with gaming pedigree, have the Strix Scar 17 SE set. The new Rog Flow Z13 continues the 13-inch tablet Asus introduced last year.
One of the main features of the new range is ROG Flow X16, which has the same chassis as its companions, is fingerprint-resistant and offers an aspect ratio of 16:10. It promises to double throughput and air circulation. The monitor can be folded to any angle whether for working or watching movies. It has an AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS processor and a GeForce RTX 3070 Ti graphics card.
The notebook is compatible with the XG Mobile external GPU platform and can add more capacity with the external processor. Therefore, the computer is made to be thin and light, cooled by the Grizzle Thermal System, with a greater air circulation capacity. It has up to 64GB of DDR5 RAM and a 2TB PCIe SSD, a small LED display at 165Hz, with a brightness of 1,100 nits.. It has 100% Pantone DCI-P3 validation and Dolby Vision support among its main features.
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The ROG Strix Scar 17 Special Edition is for anyone who needs the best laptops for competitive tournaments, with RTX 300 Ti up to 175W, with Dynamic Boost activated. It has a 12th generation Intel i9 processor. Designed to be the strongest in its collection. It has a vapor chamber that covers half of the motherboard and other important components. It has a Thermal Grizzly front for a more effective thermal conductivity formula, reducing temperature by up to 15°C compared to other proposals. It has up to 64GB of DDR5 RAM at 4800Hz and up to a 4TB PCIe 4.0 SSD in Raid 0.
Users can choose between FHD at 360Hz or QHD at 240Hz, both with response times of just 3ms. It has multiple connections between Thunderbolt 4 and USB-C. It is powered by a 90W battery and 330W transducer, revealing a smaller “brick” than other offerings. It can be charged via USB-C and fully charged in 30 minutes. It has the same lighting and keyboard configuration as the Strix proposals. However, aesthetically speaking, it was A new invisible special ink is created that cannot be seen directly, but if in a special environment with ultraviolet light, the notebook will have a unique glow and hidden messages on the chassis. This material has a matte metallic texture, but with UV illumination the ink appears green and blue, with hints of SCAR Runner’s gameplay.
Today Asus also launched a new gaming experience, SCAR Runner, a puzzle-packed FPS that’s available for free. It is a parkour game with different circuits and puzzles to discover and solve. The game will be a ramp for Asus’ promotional gifts for those who play it.
Asus also has a new ROG Slash catalog for Hats (cobra cap and bucket hat), backpacks and protective bags that promise to bring elegance to their users, in the gaming environment promoted by the brand. The manufacturer is also highlighting the expansion of the roster of influencers, professional gamers, content creators, and athletes from around the world for its ROG team. The Misfits Gaming team has expanded the brand’s reach within this range and closed a partnership with ReKT Gaming.
Editor’s note: Updated news with more information and photos. Last update 15:28.