ROG Mothership GZ700 and ZEPHYRUS S GX701 announced
Asus’s ROG brand has introduced the Mothership GZ700 and ZEPHYRUS S GX701 ultra-slim gaming laptops at CES 2019. These two gaming laptops have ultra-fast 144Hz/3ms G-Sync display. These two gaming laptops are powered by the NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics.
ROG Mothership GZ700 specifications:
ROG Mothership GZ700 packs a 17.3-inches FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS-level panel display with 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB, Optimus, G-SYNC. It comes with a detachable keyboard, it will work on wired or wireless modes, packs Per-key Aura Sync RGB backlighting and the keyboard has 2.5mm travel distance, N-key rollover.
It is powered by the Intel Core i9-8950HK coupled with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 VRAM. It comes with up to 64GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM and 512GB SSD 3 x M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4. It runs on Windows 10 OS. In terms of connectivity, it has Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200, 2×2 802.11ax Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. It has HDMI 2.0, Thunderbolt 3, and Type-C USB ports, three USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports and one Gen 1 ports. There are 4 x 4W speakers with Smart Amp technology, and it has Array microphone.
Dimensions: 410 (W) x 320 (D) x 29.9 (H) mm
ROG ZEPHYRUS S GX701 specifications:
The ZEPHYRUS S GX701 ULTRA-SLIM Gaming laptop sports a 17.3-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 resolution) IPS display with 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB, Optimus, G-SYNC. The keyboard has support for Per-key Aura Sync RGB backlighting and 1.4mm travel distance N-key rollover.
The ROG ZEPHYRUS S GX701 is powered by the Intel Core i7-8750H coupled with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 with Max-Q Design 8GB GDDR6 VRAM, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDR6 VRAM, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 VRAM depending on the variant. It packs 8GB onboard DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM and has support up to 24GB and 3X4 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe, M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x2 512GB / 1TB SSD.
It runs on Windows 10 home OS. Windows 10 Home. It has Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2×2 WLAN and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. It has 1 x USB3.1 Gen2 Type-C™ with DisplayPort™ 1.4 and Power Delivery, 1 x USB3.1 Gen1 Type-C™, 1x USB3.1 Gen2 Type-A, 2x USB3.1 Gen1 Type-A, 1 x HDMI 2.0b, 1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack ports. It comes Kensington lock. It comes with 2 x 2.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology, and it has Array Microphones.
Dimensions: 399 (W) x 272 (D) x 187 (H) mm
We don't have any price details. The Mothership GZ700 will be available from Q2 2019, while the details regarding the ZEPHYRUS S GX701 ultra-slim gaming laptop are unknown currently.