ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 with 300MHz display now in the Philippines, priced

Ultra-smooth viewing experience? This is it

If you’re looking for something unique on your gaming table, ASUS has just launched in the country its ROG Zephyrus S GX701 laptops.

What’s unique with this new model is this laptop offers ultra-smooth motion at 300MHz refresh rate, which the company claims is the world’s first and fastest at this time of writing. The 17-inch display, at Full HD resolution and with narrow bezels to boot, is equipped with a 100% SRGB color profile and is validated by Pantone.

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 series laptops specs:

ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701GXR-HG113TASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701GWR-HG107T
17.3-inch FHD IPS-level panel, 1920×1080 px
300Hz, 3ms,
100% sRGB, Optimus, G-SYNC, Pantone Validated
17.3-inch FHD IPS-level panel, 1920×1080 px
300Hz, 3ms,
100% sRGB, Optimus, G-SYNC, Pantone Validated
Intel Core i7-9750H processorIntel Core i7-9750H processor
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070
32GB DDR4 RAM16GB DDR4 RAM
PCIe NVME 1TB M.2 SSD(Hyper Drive)M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x2 512GB
1TB SSD
Intel 802.11ac (2×2) Gigabit Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0Intel 802.11ac (2×2) Gigabit Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0
2 x 2W speakers with Smart AMP technology2 x 2W speakers with Smart AMP technology
1 x USB3.1 Gen2 Type-C
with DisplayPort 1.4 and Power Delivery
1 x USB3.1 Gen2 Type-C
with DisplayPort 1.4 and Power Delivery
1 x USB3.1 Gen 1 Type C1 x USB3.1 Gen 1 Type C
1 x USB3.1 Gen2 Type A1 x USB3.1 Gen2 Type A
2 x USB 2.0 Type A2 x USB 2.0 Type A
1x HDMI 2.0b1x HDMI 2.0b
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Home
230W Power Adaptor230W Power Adaptor
39.9 (W) x 27.2 (D) x 18.7 (H) cm39.9 (W) x 27.2 (D) x 18.7 (H) cm
2.60 Kg2.60 Kg

Both of the two variants available offer an Intel Core i7 chip, up to 32GB of RAM, and an NVIDIA RTX video card. As with many modern, high-value ROG laptops, this also features an Active Aerodynamic System for better cooling performance. The laptop is also leaning at the heavier side at 2.6 kilograms.

The new ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 laptops are now available in the Philippines in ASUS and ROG stores nationwide. The ROG Zephyrus S GX701GXR-HG113T and ROG Zephyrus S GX701GWR-HG107T are now available in accredited ASUS and ROG stores, nationwide, for Php209,995 and Php169,995 respectively. Any purchase of these latest variants will come with a bundle of ROG 17” backpack, ROG Cerberus gaming headset, ROG Gladius II mouse, and ROG Eye webcam.

Carl Lamiel
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