ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has launched ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 (GX550). The latest device in the sensational series integrates two displays in an ultraslim form, bringing a new dimension of versatility to premium gaming laptops while retaining the high-powered performance that defines ROG.
The first gaming laptop to feature a built-in ROG ScreenPad Plus display, it empowers gamers as well as creators with flexible designs that streamline their work. Laptop users are commonly seen using their phones as a second screen. To make that level of productivity portable, the innovative secondary display makes multitasking easy and features optimized apps aimed at enabling gamers, creators, and power users to work more effectively on their systems.
The Zephyrus Duo 15 also doubles down on displays with an elegant Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) Plus design that makes the full-width ROG ScreenPad Plus touchscreen an integral part of the cooling system. Tilted 13° for comfortable viewing, the screen lifts to expose a large air intake for deeper airflows.
Speaking about the launch, Arnold Su, Business Head, Consumer & Gaming PC, System Business Group, Asus India commented, “We take pride in the numerous firsts we have introduced in our wide product portfolio. Dual screen is one of the most important one that has brought a paradigm shift in consumer perception regarding a daily usage laptop. Zephyrus Duo is the first laptop with dual screen in the ROG segment. The model enables expansion of creative and gaming horizons a built-in ROG ScreenPad Plus display that takes user experience to a whole new level. Choose between an ultrafast 300Hz/3ms for competitive play or high resolution 4K display for pro-level content creation. Supremely portable with a high capacity 90Wh battery, you can create, play, and stay productive anywhere. We are affirmative the new Zephyrus Duo would contribute in sustaining our No.1 position in India.”
Performance at its peak
Work and play on the cutting-edge with up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i9-10980HK CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q GPU. The 8-core CPU pushes frequencies as high as 5.3GHz, offering serious speed for intensive tasks like photo editing, 3D rendering, and streaming, while the powerful GPU enables high frame rates and incredible realism for more immersive gaming. Up to 48GB of expandable DDR4-3200MHz RAM and 2TB of lightning fast RAID 0 M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0×4 SSD storage blitz through heavy multitasking and offer superfast load times for all your games and apps.
Boost your productivity with the first gaming laptop to feature a built-in ROG ScreenPad Plus display. Tilted 13° for comfortable viewing, the innovative touch-enabled secondary display makes multitasking easy and features optimized apps that enhance your workflow. Keep chats and stream controls on deck while gaming on the main screen and enjoy a larger working area for your creative projects with screen space to spare for critical tools. There’s also the ScreenXpert software that enables seamless navigation between your primary display and ScreenPad Plus secondary display. It enables drag and drop, touchscreen controls, and a bevy of other intuitive tools to optimize your experience.
Refresh rate on a high!
Tailor the primary display to suit your needs. Content creators will relish the high-resolution detail and wide color gamut of the 4K UHD display, factory calibrated for accuracy across 100% of the Adobe RGB color space. Gamers can take advantage of the 300Hz FHD gaming panel for pro-level gaming graphics. Its 3ms grey-to-grey response time minimizes ghosting for greater precision while tracking fast-moving targets. NVIDIA G-SYNC mode takes visual immersion to the next level. The secondary ScreenPad Plus display adds touchscreen utility, stylus support, and vital space to your creative toolkit. Each IPS-level panel is factory calibrated to guarantee that every color you see meets rigorous and globally recognized Pantone Color Validation requirements. Superior color accuracy allows artists, designers, and content creators to do serious professional work and enjoy richer gaming visuals all on the same machine.
Maximized Cooling with AAS Plus and Liquid Metal
Elevate performance with an innovative cooling system using liquid metal thermal compound, self-cleaning cooling, and n-Blade fans. Maximizing performance, our new AAS Plus system opens a larger 28.5mm air intake behind the second screen that draws in cooler air by up to 30% and reduces noise below 43dB, even on Performance Mode. When combined with innovative measures like liquid metal thermal compound on the CPU, temperatures are reduced, and performance is increased by up to 10 percent over standard thermal paste to sustain incredible performance. ROG Armoury Crate software optimizes cooling performance and acoustics further by seamlessly switching between operating modes based on the task at hand.
Fit for The Future
Leave dongles behind with the flexibly equipped Zephyrus Duo 15. A USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C with DisplayPort 1.4, Thunderbolt 3, and Power Delivery lets you connect next-gen devices for ultrafast data transfers and rapid charging, while three USB 3.2 Type A ports make ample space for your favorite gaming gear. Two audio jacks make it easy to connect an external microphone for clearer voice chat and stream audio. Game or entertain on the big screen with the HDMI 2.0b port that supports 4K UHD at up to 60Hz.
Availability & Pricing
|GX550||Starting at 2,79,990||From 29th September, 2020
Will be available at Asus Exclusive Stores + ROG Stores + Amazon + Flipkart