Asus has brought a bunch of new ROG laptops, with updated Ryzen 5000-series CPU and RTX 30-series GPUs which include the new Strix Scar 15 and Scar 17, the Strix G15 and G17, and the TUF A15 laptops. This range of latest gaming laptops was launched by Asus today. Let’s have a look at the specifications of these new Asus ROG gaming laptops:
Asus ROG laptops: Specifications
Strix Scar 15 and Scar 17
The new Strix Scar-series laptops come with upgraded CPUs and GPUs. The Scar 15 features a 15.6-inch display panel while the Scar 17 boasts a 17.3-inch panel. There are two display options you can choose from, an FHD (1080p) IPS panel with a 300Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time and a WQHD (1440p) IPS panel with 165Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time.
About the internal specifications, both these laptops can be configured up to AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU with 8 core/16 thread architecture. For the GPU, they can pack up to 16GB Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card. Users will also get to see up to 32GB of DDR4-3200MHz RAM (upgradable to 64GB) and up to two 1TB SSDs in RAID 0 configuration.
Both the laptops come with 4 speakers with Dolby Atmos support, two-way AI noise cancelation, and a 90Wh battery aboard the laptop. They charge with the included 240W power adapter via the USB-C port.
The USP of this new Scar-series laptop is the new optical-mechanical keyboard. The company mentions that this is an advanced keyboard with a 1.9 mm key-travel and per-key RGB lighting with a response time of 0.2ms and a switch lifetime of 100 million presses.
Strix G15 and Strix G17
The Strix series comes in two new variants, the new Strix G15 and G17, and offers the same display options as the Scar 15 and Scar 17.
G15 holds the new AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX processor while the G17 holds the AMD Ryzen 7 5800H CPU. For graphics, the G15 boasts an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 with 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM. On the other hand, the G17 comes with the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 paired with 6GB of GDDR6 VRAM. The battery of this device is also similar to the Strix Scar series.
Asus TUF A15
The TUF A15 gaming laptop series comes with an upgraded AMD Cezanne Ryzen 7 5800H CPU, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 with 6GB of GDDR6 VRAM, and features a 15-inch FHD display with a refresh rate of 144Hz. There are two PCIe SSD slots for storage and the laptop supports up to 32GB of DDR4-3200MHz RAM.
Price and Availability
Now comes the most important part, the pricing of these devices. Scar 15 from the Strix Scar series starts at Rs. 1,54,990 and will be available from March 22. The Scar 17, on the other hand, starts at Rs. 2,34,990 and will be available from the first half of April.
The Strix G17 will come at a price starting from 1,50,990 and launch on March 22. The G15, however, will launch later with the Scar 17 at a starting price of Rs. 1,57,990.
The TUF A15 will be stepping into India in the first half of April. It will come with a price tag of Rs. 1,03,990. Now, let’s wait with eager excitement for the final launch of these devices.