The Asus ROG Zephyrus S17, Asus Zephyrus M16, Asus TUF Gaming F15 and Asus TUF Gaming F17 gaming laptops were launched in India and are based on the 11th generation Intel Core H series processors. The new Asus laptop models are equipped with GPUs from the Nvidia GeForce RTX 30 series. There is also a fast charge support that is touted to charge the battery from zero to 50 percent in 30 minutes. The laptops also offer a faster refresh rate. In the new series, the laptops TUF Gaming F15 and TUF Gaming F17 also offer a military version. The ROG Zephyrus S17 and Zephyrus M16, on the other hand, have a slim profile.
Asus ROG Zephyrus S17, Asus Zephyrus M16, Asus TUF Gaming F15, Asus TUF Gaming F17 Price in Germany
Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 price in India starts at Rs. 2.99.990 while the ROG Zephyrus M16 has a starting price of Rs. 1.44.990. Both laptops will hit the market in multiple configurations from the third quarter of 2021. In contrast, the Asus TUF Gaming F15 and TUF Gaming F17 will be available at a starting price of Rs. 1.04.990 and Rs. 92.990 respectively. June 14) goes on sale.
Last month, Asus announced the global debut of the ROG Zephyrus S17 and Zephyrus M16 at its “For Those Who Dare” virtual event.
Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 specifications, features
The Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 laptop has a 17.3-inch display with UHD resolution at 120 Hz and QHD at 165 Hz configuration options. The laptop is powered by an 11th generation Intel Core i9-11900H processor, along with an Nvidia GeForce RTX3080 GPU (16 GB GDDR6 dedicated memory) and support for up to 48 GB DDR4 SDRAM. There is also up to 2TB PCIe SSD storage support via a HyperDrive Ultimate SSD RAID array with three drives.
Asus has provided its proprietary AAS Plus cooling system on the ROG Zephyrus S17, which raises the keyboard at a 5-degree angle to open vents for better airflow. The laptop also has arc-flow fans that combine with liquid metal thermal paste to keep the heat going.
The laptop has an optical-mechanical keyboard with 1.9 mm key travel and RGB backlighting per key. There is also a configurable multiwheel for easy operation.
In terms of connectivity, the Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 offers options like Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, Thunderbolt 4, RJ45 Ethernet and USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C. The laptop also supports Dolby Atmos sound as well as intelligent amplifier technology for an enhanced audio experience. There are two 1 W tweeters on board.
The Asus Zephyrus S17 has a 90 Wh battery that comes with a 280 W adapter. The notebook measures 394 x 264 x 199 mm and weighs 2.6 kilograms.
Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 specifications, features
The Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 has a 16-inch WQHD display with a refresh rate of 165 Hz and an aspect ratio of 16:10. The screen also has a response time of 3 ms and is supported by Dolby Vision as well as DCI-P3 color space coverage. Under the hood is an 11th Gen Intel Core i9-11900H processor.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 has a backlit chiclet keyboard with single-zone RGB for inputs. The laptop also includes the ROG Intelligent Cooling System, which keeps the M16 cool under users’ fingers. You also get a six-speaker system with two force-canceling woofers – supported by Dolby Atmos.
The Asus laptop comes with a 3D microphone array supported by two-way AI noise cancellation technology that helps remove background noise. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, Thunderbolt 4, HDMI, USB-A, and USB Type-C ports.
Asus has provided a 90 Wh battery that supports charging via an included 180 W or 240 W adapter. The Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 measures 355 x 243 x 19.9 mm and weighs 1.9 kilograms.
Asus TUF Gaming F15 specifications, features
The Asus TUF Gaming F15 laptop has a 15.6-inch full HD display with support of up to 240 Hz refresh rate and 3 ms response time. The laptop is powered by an 11th generation Intel Core i9-11900H processor as well as an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 GPU (6 GB dedicated GDDR6 memory) and up to 16 GB DDR4 SDRAM. It also comes with an RGB-backlit keyboard with an isolated numeric keypad key and an HD 720p webcam.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, Thunderbolt 4, HDMI, and USB-A ports. The laptop also has DTS: X ultra audio. A 90 Wh battery is also included, which supports fast charging via an adapter of up to 200 W. The Asus TUF Gaming F15 measures 359.8 x 256 x 22.8 mm and weighs 2.3 kilograms.
Asus TUF Gaming F17 specifications, features
The Asus TUF Gaming F17 is quite similar to the TUF Gaming F15, but has a 17.3-inch Full HD display with a refresh rate of 144 Hz. It is powered by an 11th generation Intel Core i7-11800H processor powered, which is coupled with an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050Ti GPU (4 GB GDDR6 memory) and up to 16 GB DDR4 SDRAM. The laptop also comes with up to 1 TB of PCIe SSD storage. It includes a chiclet keyboard with RGB backlighting and a 720p HD webcam.
Asus has provided Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, Thunderbolt 4, USB-A, RJ45 Ethernet, HDMI and a 3.5 mm headphone jack as connectivity options. The laptop has DTS: X Ultra audio support. It comes with a 90 Wh battery coupled with a 180 W adapter. It measures 399.2 x 268.9 x 22.1 mm and weighs 2.6 kilograms.