Asus has announced a refresh to their ROG lineup of laptops and also announced the new ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 with the ROG ScreenPad Plus.
ROG Zephyrus Duo 15
The Zephyrus Duo 15 is the latest addition to Asus’ ROG family and the first to feature a ROG ScreenPad Plus.
Just like the ZenBook Duo before it, the Zephyrus Duo 15 has a 15.6-inch (either 4K 60Hz or 1080p 300 Hz) display and a 14.09-inch UHD secondary display above the keyboard.
The ROG ScreenPad Plus can tilt up to a 13-degree angle and is designed to get a “more expansive view” of your game, movies such as looking at stats, inventory etc.
Asus is working with game developers such as Techland to use the ScreenPad Plus with their upcoming game Dying Light 2.
Powering the Zephyrus Duo 15 is up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i9HK processor and up to an Nvidia RTX 2080 Super GPU and up to 16GB of RAM.
ROG Zephyrus S17
The ROG Zephyrus S17 offers a 17.3-inch 300 Hz display with super-narrow bezels and an 18.7mm chassis.
Powering the laptop is a 10th Gen Intel Core i7 and Nvidia RTX 2080 GPU. The laptop features a full desktop-style keyboard with per-key RGB LED backlighting and an AAS cooling system.
ROG Zephyrus S15
The ROG Zephyrus S15 is like the S17 but comes with a 15-inch 300Hz display. It features an Nvidia RTX 2080 and 10th Gen Intel Core processors.
The laptop can be configured with dual M.2 SSDs in fast RAID 0 array and there’s a GPU switch to toggle between G-Sync mode and Optimus mode for better battery life.
ROG Zephyrus M15
The ROG Zephyrus M15 is a cheaper alternative that offers quite a few configurations.
It can be optioned with a 10th Gen Intel Core i7, 240 Hz or 144 Hz 1080p and 4K display options and Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti or RTX 2070.
ROG Strix Scar 15 & 17
The ROG Strix Scar 15 & 17 offer an aluminum skin and 33D flow zone for better airflow.
The ROG Strix Scar 17 comes with a 300 Hz IPS display, up to Intel Core i9-10980-HK, 32GB of RAM and Nvidia RTX 2080 Super.
Meanwhile, the ROG Strix Scar 15 has the same type of display, same Intel chip and an Nvidia RTX 2070 Super GPU.
ROG Strix G15 & G17
Both the ROG Strix G15 & G17 are powered by 10th Gen Intel Core processors (up to an i7), up to an Nvidia GTX 2070 Super and high refresh rate displays.
Each laptop comes in Glacier Blue and Original Black colour options but the G15 comes in an Electro Punk colour.
Asus is also offering matching mouses and headsets in the same colours as the laptops.
Pricing and Availability
Asus’ ROG lineup for Spring 2020 is set to launch in North America starting in Q2/Q3 2020.
Canadian pricing and availability will be announced at a later date.