New Delhi, India December 11, 2014: ASUS today announced the Republic of Gamers (ROG) G Series G551 gaming laptop. This new G Series modelrepresent a performance leap over their predecessors, with up to Intel Core i7 processors and enthusiast-grade NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics for the horsepower to drive today’s games smoothly at their highest settings.This G Series laptop exhibits visual prowess with wide-angle IPS displays, and provide gamers with Full HD visuals. There’s also 4K/UHD-ready TrinityDisplay output for multi-monitor gaming or multitasking.
The distinctive G Series design features a matte-black brushed-aluminum finish with red diamond-cut edges, and bears an illuminated ROG logo on the lid. The keyboardsare designed especially for gamers, and the almost-silent cooling system efficiently removes heat with minimum fan noise.
“It’s our pleasure to announce high-performance gaming laptop with enthusiast-grade graphics and silent cooling system for gaming enthusiasts in the country. Our experience for the ROG series has been phenomenal till date and has constantly encouraged us to deliver to fulfill the gaming requisites of all our existing and prospective customers. This laptop is for the discerning gamers and will ensure fast, smooth gaming performance and superior visuals; emerging as a true gaming marvel,” said Peter Chang, Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager – System Business Group – ASUS India.
Enthusiast-grade gaming performance
The new G Series laptops are powered by up to Intel Core i7 processors for the performance required by the latest gaming titles; while enthusiast-grade NVIDIA GeForce GTX850M graphics with Microsoft DirectX 11 provide sharper visuals and smoother in-game animations.To cope with the amazing power, G Series features an advanced cooling system that efficiently removes heat with minimal fan noise so as not to disrupt the gaming experience.
Audiovisuals that deliver immersive game worlds
The G Series comes in 15-inch guises (G551) and can be specced with up to a Full HD (1920x 1080 resolution) display. The IPS displays have wide 178-degreeviewing angles, so color shift is minimized even when viewed from extreme positions in both the horizontal and vertical planes. Gamers are guaranteed accurate, lifelike colors that further enhance their gaming experience.TrinityDisplay technology enables users to hook their G Series up to three other external displaysvia HDMI 1.4 or Mini DisplayPort 1 — ideal for multi-monitor gaming and multitasking.
SonicMaster Premium provides rich, crystal-clear high-fidelity audio while ROG AudioWizard features five easy-to-use preset modes with settings tailored to suit different game genres. And since most LAN gamers utilize headsets, G Series laptops incorporate a powerful headphone amplifier that has been fine-tuned by audio specialists in the ASUS Golden Ear team for an even more immersive experience.
Aesthetically, the G Series exudes ROG DNA, sporting a premium matte-black brushed-aluminum finish, red diamond-cut edges and an illuminated ROG logo on the lid. In keeping with the ROG theme, the G Series has a seamless one-piece chiclet keyboard and specially-marked WASD keys for easy navigation and gameplay. The backlit keys glow red to make it easy for gamers to read keys in dim environments, and further addsto the ROG mystique.
Availability & Pricing
G551JK will be available at Asus exclusive stores, retail stores and Flipkart.com at a price point of Rs. 82, 999.