ASUS ROG Zephyrus An Ultra-thin Gaming Notebook with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

New laptop ASUS ROG Zephyrus presented at Computex 2017. ASUS knows that if you want a laptop to play, you do not have to sacrifice size. That is why today they have just presented their new ASUS Zephyrus. So presenting a device framed within the Republic of Gamers range. And says the manufacturer that it is the world’s finest equipment within the gaming world.

ASUS ROG Zephyrus An Ultra-thin Gaming Notebook with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

So after its consumer event in which they showed their new Zenbook Flip S and Zenbook Pro yesterday. Also, the Taiwanese company has decided to show its cards for the gaming sector. In addition, the laptop ASUS ROG Zephyrus comes with Intel Core i7 processors of the seventh generation, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card and Full HD display of 120 hertz.

ASUS ROG Zephyrus Specification Table



Resolution Full HD
Processors Intel Core i7-7700HQ
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
RAM Up to 24 GB
Storage 256 / 512GB / 1TB SSD
OS Windows 10 Pro
Connectivity Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi 802.11ac
Ports 3.5 mm jack, one USB 3.1 Type-C, four USB 3.1, two HDMI 2.0.
Dimensions 37.9 x 26.2 x 1.69cm
Weight 2,2 kg
Webcam Integrated HD camera with microphone
Battery 50 Wh
Price Determined

ASUS ROG Zephyrus A finer gaming laptop

The new ASUS notebook ASUS ROG Zephyrus has been presented under the Republic of Gamers (ROG) label. And its most striking feature is its design. Zephyrus is not only visually appealing, but its profile is narrows from 17.9 to 16.9 millimeters at its thinnest point. This thickness leaves still far from the 10.9 millimeters of the Flip S. But practically equals the 17.9 mm of the ASUS ZenBook Pro. So ASUS ROG Zephyrus is not bad for a gaming computer.

Active Aerodynamic System (AAS)  Cooling

The ASUS ROG Zephyrus features a seventh-generation Intel Core i7 processor (Kaby Lake) accompanied by NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics. It also features the Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) developed by ROG. So that is an exclusive cooling system From the manufacturer. Because they have designed to get as cool and quiet as possible without sacrificing performance.

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In this aspect of the ventilation touches back to the design of ASUS ROG Zephyrus. And because the exterior of the laptop is such that when you open it, a part of the bottom of the chassis is flexed to increase the volume of airflow by 20 percent according to ASUS. And thus increase air circulation and thus improve ventilation in ASUS ROG Zephyrus.

ASUS ROG Zephyrus An Ultra-thin Gaming Notebook with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080

It also features a 15.6-inch screen with Full HD resolution and a 120Hz panel. In addition, it has 100% sRGB color gamut and comes with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology to enhance the quality of game images. The ASUS Zephyrus can also be equipped with up to 24 GB of RAM. And it has a USB Type-C connector with Thunderbolt 3, 4 USB 3.1, an HDMI 2.0, a jack of 3.5 mm and a weight that rises to 2.2 Kilograms.

Another striking feature of the laptop is its keyboard. This, to make room for internal components has very little space. And also takes the curious decision to place the touchpad on the side where the number keys should be. The touchpad has 10 touch keys, so you can use it as both a numeric keypad and the mouse as well.

Finally, the operating system chosen by ASUS is Windows 10 Pro. So with this, they hope to benefit from the new Game Mode included in the Creators Update.

ASUS ROG Zephyrus, price and availability

The big unknown specification of this new laptop of Gamers is its price. Since ASUS has not revealed as it will get revealed when it arrives at the market. Asus neither have announced concrete dates for its launch, although they announce that they will launch it during the next months.