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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ModelGX701GX-EV058TGX531GW-ES009TGL504GW-ES007TGL504GV-ES019TGL504GV-ES034T
COLORTITANIUMBLACK METALSCAR – GUN METALSCAR – GUN METALHERO- BLACK
Display17.3-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB, Optimus, G-SYNC, Pantone® Validated15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB15.6-inch Non-glare Full HD (1920×1080) IPS-level panel, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i7-8750HIntel® Core™ i7-8750HIntel® Core™ i7-8750HIntel® Core™ i7-8750HIntel® Core™ i7-8750H
GraphicsNVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2080 (Max-Q)NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 (Max-Q) 8GB GDDR6 VRAMNVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2060
(100W, 1230MHz boost clock)8GB GDDR6 VRAM6GB GDDR6 VRAM6GB GDDR6 VRAM
8GB GDDR6 VRAM
RAM24 GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM16 GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM16 GB 2666MHz SDRAM16 GB 2666MHz SDRAM16 GB 2666MHz SDRAM
StorageM.2 NVMe PCIE 1TB SSDM.2 NVMe PCIE 512GB SSD1 TB SSHD 5400 rpm + M.2 NVMe PCIE 512GB SSD1 TB SSHD 5400 rpm + M.2 NVMe PCIE 256GB SSD1 TB SSHD 5400 rpm + M.2 NVMe PCIE 256GB SSD
Audio2x 2.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology2x 2W speaker2x 1W speaker with Smart AMP technology2x 1W speaker with Smart AMP technology2x 1W speaker with Smart AMP technology
Array MicrophonesArray MicrophonesArray MicrophonesArray MicrophonesArray Microphones
I/O Ports1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 (Type-C) with DisplayPort™ 1.4 and Power Delivery1 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 12 x USB3.1 Gen1 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen22 x USB3.1 Gen1 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen22 x USB3.1 Gen1 , 1 x USB3.1 Gen2
1x USB3.1 Gen2 Type-A1x mDP 1.21x mDP 1.21x mDP 1.21x mDP 1.2
2x USB3.1 Gen1 Type-A1x HDMI 2.0b1x HDMI 2.0b1x HDMI 2.0b1x HDMI 2.0b
1x HDMI 2.0b1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack1x RJ-45 Jack1x RJ-45 Jack1x RJ-45 Jack
1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack1x SD card reader1x SD card reader1x SD card reader
1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack1x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
Wi-Fi / Bluetooth802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN802.11ac 2×2 Wave 2 WLAN
Bluetooth 5.0Bluetooth 5.0Bluetooth 5.0Bluetooth 5.0Bluetooth 5.0
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
Warranty1 Year1 Year1 Year1 Year1 Year
SRP₹ 3,49,990₹ 2,39,990₹ 2,09,990₹ 1,64,990₹ 1,64,990
AvailabilityAPRILAPRILMarch 11thMarch 11thMarch 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 NameGL12CX-IN002TGL12CS-IN009TG21CN-IN006T
PN90PD02P1-M0107090PD02Q1-M0165090PD02K1-M04680
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i9-9900KIntel® Core™ i7 8700Intel® Core™ i7 8700
ChipsetZ390B360B360
GraphicsNVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 VRAMNVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 8GBNVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2070 8GB
RAM32GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM32GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM16GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM
Storage2 TB HDD + M.2 PCIe 512GB SSD2TB HDD + M.2 PCIe 256 GB SSD1TB HDD + M.2 PCIe 512GB SSD
Optical DriveSuperMulti DVD RWSuperMulti DVD RWSlimtray 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)
ConnectivityLAN 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 SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
Warranty3 Year3 Year3 Year
SRP₹ 329,990₹ 219,990₹ 213,990
AvailabilityAvailable nowAvailable nowAvailable now

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