ASUS has launched the updated 2019 ROG gaming laptops – Zephyrus S GX531, ROG Zephyrus S GX701, and ROG Strix SCAR II. Along with these, ASUS has also launched GL12CX gaming desktop in India. These gaming laptops feature latest Intel processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPUs, 144Hz displays with a slim bezel, Pantone colors, and advanced cooling.

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ASUS Zephyrus S GX701GX

The Zephyrus S GX8701GX comes in an ultra-slim chassis, packs in a massive 17.3-inch 144Hz refresh rate 3ms response time display with support for Pantone colors, powered by Intel Core i7-8750H CPU, coupled with Nvidia RTX 2080 Max-Q GPU with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM and runs on Windows 10 Home.

2019 ROG

In addition to that, the GX701GX comes with a new patented AAS cooling system that sustains high performance via efficient cooling. It also comes with per-key RGB Lighting and Aura Sync. The Taiwanese have skipped adding integrated webcam in the pursuit of shedding bezels. The ASUS Zephyrus GX701 will sell for Rs 3,49,990 and will be available from April.

ASUS Zephyrus S GX531

The newly launched Zephyrus S GX531 ultra-slim laptop was introduced as the world’s slimmest gaming laptop. Well, the GX531 packs in a 15.6-inch 144Hz refresh rate 3ms response time display, powered by Intel Core i7-8750H CPU along with Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Max-Q with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM and runs on Windows 10 Home.

2019 ROG

Much like GX701GX, the GX531 comes with a new patented AAS cooling system with 12V anti-dust cooling fans, 5 heat pipes, and 4 heat sinks, which manages pretty well to give out a power pack performance. The ASUS Zephyrus GX531 starts at Rs 2,39,990 and will be available from April.

ASUS ROG Strix SCAR II

The ROG Strix SCAR 2 packs in a 15.6-inch 144Hz refresh rate 3ms response time display, powered by 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H six-core CPU, coupled with Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 graphics with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM, along with ROG RangeBoost technology, dual storage solution with SSD + SSHD and runs on Windows 10 Home.

2019 ROG

The powerpack internals provide over 23 per cent more performance over the previous generation. Not just that, the new RTX cards support ray tracing and can give an edge in graphical performance. The laptop is equipped with HyperStrike Pro Keyboard, four AURA RGB backlight zones, prominent WASD keys and 1.8 mm key travel distance. All said, the Strix Scar II starts at Rs 1,64,990 and will be available from March 11th.

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Model GX701GX-EV058T GX531GW-ES009T GL504GW-ES007T GL504GV-ES019T GL504GV-ES034T
COLOR TITANIUM BLACK METAL SCAR – GUN METAL SCAR – GUN METAL HERO- BLACK
Display 17.3-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB, Optimus, G-SYNC, Pantone® Validated 15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB 15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB 15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB 15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB
Processor Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Intel® Core™ i7-8750H Intel® Core™ i7-8750H
Graphics NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2080 (Max-Q) NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 (Max-Q) 8GB GDDR6 VRAM NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060 NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060
(100W, 1230MHz boost clock) 8GB GDDR6 VRAM 6GB GDDR6 VRAM 6GB GDDR6 VRAM
8GB GDDR6 VRAM
RAM 24 GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM 16 GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM 16 GB 2666MHz SDRAM 16 GB 2666MHz SDRAM 16 GB 2666MHz SDRAM
Storage M.2 NVMe PCIE 1TB SSD M.2 NVMe PCIE 512GB SSD 1 TB SSHD 5400 rpm + M.2 NVMe PCIE 512GB SSD 1 TB SSHD 5400 rpm + M.2 NVMe PCIE 256GB SSD 1 TB SSHD 5400 rpm + M.2 NVMe PCIE 256GB SSD
Audio 2x 2.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology 2x 2W speaker 2x 1W speaker with Smart AMP technology 2x 1W speaker with Smart AMP technology 2x 1W speaker with Smart AMP technology
Array Microphones Array Microphones Array Microphones Array Microphones Array Microphones
I/O Ports 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C) with DisplayPort™ 1.4 and Power Delivery 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C) 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C) 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C) 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C)
1 x USB3.1 Gen1 Type-C™ 2 x USB2.0 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen2, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 2 x USB3.1 Gen1 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen2 2 x USB3.1 Gen1 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen2 2 x USB3.1 Gen1 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen2
1x USB3.1 Gen2 Type-A 1x mDP 1.2 1x mDP 1.2 1x mDP 1.2 1x mDP 1.2
2x USB3.1 Gen1 Type-A 1x HDMI 2.0b 1x HDMI 2.0b 1x HDMI 2.0b 1x HDMI 2.0b
1x HDMI 2.0b 1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack 1x RJ-45 Jack 1x RJ-45 Jack 1x RJ-45 Jack
1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack 1x SD card reader 1x SD card reader 1x SD card reader
1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack 1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack 1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
Wi-Fi / Bluetooth 802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN 802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN 802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN 802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN 802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0
Operating System Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home
Warranty 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year
SRP ₹ 3,49,990 ₹ 2,39,990 ₹ 2,09,990 ₹ 1,64,990 ₹ 1,64,990
Availability APRIL APRIL March 11th March 11th March 11th

ASUS GL12CX Gaming Desktop

The GL12CX gaming desktop got a spec upgrade. It is powered by i9-9900K Intel Coffee Lake processors that can be overclocked for ultimate gaming performance. This tower comes with up to Nvidia RTX 2080 GPU that supports 4K HDR gaming.

2019 ROG

The tower features hot-swap 2.5-inch SSD tray along with a customized Cooler Master MasterLiquid Pro 120 closed-loop liquid cooler that keeps CPU temperatures in check to prevent heat-induced hitches and slowdowns in performance. The ASUS GL12 CX starts from Rs 2,13,990.

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Model Name GL12CX-IN002T GL12CS-IN009T G21CN-IN006T
PN 90PD02P1-M01070 90PD02Q1-M01650 90PD02K1-M04680
Processor Intel® Core™ i9-9900K Intel® Core™ i7 8700 Intel® Core™ i7 8700
Chipset Z390 B360 B360
Graphics NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 VRAM NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 8GB NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 8GB
RAM 32GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM 32GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM 16GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM
Storage 2 TB HDD + M.2 PCIe 512GB SSD 2TB HDD + M.2 PCIe 256 GB SSD 1TB HDD + M.2 PCIe 512GB SSD
Optical Drive SuperMulti DVD RW SuperMulti DVD RW Slimtray Super Multi DVD
Front
I/O Ports
2x USB2.0
2x USB3.1 Gen 1
1x SD Card Reader
2x USB2.0
2x USB3.1 Gen 1
1x SD Card Reader
1x Headphone
1x Microphone
1x USB3.1 Gen 1 (Type C)
2x USB3.1 Gen 2 (Type A)
Rear
I/O Ports
1x Mic-in
1x Center / Sub Woofer
1x Front Speaker Out (Line Out)
1x Rear Speaker Out
1x Line-in
1x S/PDIF-Out
1x RJ45 LAN
1x HDMI-Out
2x USB2.0
4x USB3.1 Gen 1
2x USB3.1 Gen 2 (Type A)
1x Mic-in
1x Center / Sub Woofer
1x Front Speaker Out (Line Out)
1x Rear Speaker Out
1x Line-in
1x S/PDIF-Out
1x RJ45 LAN
1x HDMI-Out
2x USB2.0
2x USB3.1 Gen 1
1x Front Speaker Out (Line Out)
1x Rear Speaker Out
1x Line-in
1x S/PDIF-Out
2x DC Power Jack
4x USB3.1 Gen 1
2x USB3.1 Gen 2 (Type A)
Connectivity LAN 10/100/1000 Mbps
IEEE 802.11 ac (2*2) + BT 5.0
LAN 10/100/1000 Mbps
IEEE 802.11 ac (2*2) + BT 5.0
LAN 10/100/1000 Mbps
Wifi IEEE 802.11 ac (2*2) + BT 5.0
Operating System Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Home
Warranty 3 Year 3 Year 3 Year
SRP ₹ 329,990 ₹ 219,990 ₹ 213,990
Availability Available now Available now Available now

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