ASUS has unveiled it's new gaming laptop, which is ASUS ROG ZEPHYRUS DUO 15. The main attraction of this laptop is that it features dual screens. The secondary display can help the user to multitask. The laptop has 4K Display which is non glare. It also has Active Aerodynamic Cooling System to reduce the heat for extended gaming sessions.
The laptop has latest Intel Core i9 - 10980HK CPU and Nvidia Geforce RTX 2080 Super GPU. By this laptop Asus is targeting people who work with heavy applications and do lot of multitasking. The weight of this laptop is 2.4 kg. The track pad of this laptop is placed on right hand side which doubles up as numeric pad.
The laptop would be released in three variants.
Specifications of laptop -
Operating System - Windows 10 Home
Processor - Intel® Core™i9-10980HK
Graphics - NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 SUPER™ 8GB GDDR6 VRAM
NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2070 SUPER™ 8GB GDDR6 VRAM
Memory - 8/16 GB Expandable upto 32 GB
SSD - M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 512GB / 1TB
Display - 15.6-inch, Non-glare UHD (3840 x 2160), IPS panel 60Hz, 100% Adobe RGB, Pantone® Validated, G- SYNC™ with 14.1-inch (3840 x 1100) touchscreen
15.6-inch, Non-glare Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS panel 300Hz/3ms, 100% sRGB, Pantone® Validated, G-SYNC™ with 14.1-inch (3840 x 1100) touchscreen
Keyboard - Backlit chiclet keyboard
Per-key RGB lighting
1.4mm travel distance
N key rollover
Power - 240W Power Adaptor
Support Type-C PD 3.0 up to 65W
I/O Ports - 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type C with DisplayPort™ 1.4, Thunderbolt™ 3 and Power Delivery 3.0
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type A
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type A
1 x HDMI 2.0
1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone combo jack
1 x 3.5mm microphone jack
1 x RJ45
WiFi/Bluetooth - Intel® Wi-Fi 6 with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
Dimensions - Width: 36.0cm
Weight - 2.4 kg
My Opinions -
In my opinion i feel that it's a really good laptop, it has lot of features that are really useful for people who game a lot and multitasking people like me, it features top-notch high end specifications, it can run any application or game you throw at it. The dual screens is one of the best feature i liked about this laptop, for example you can play games or do work on primary screen and control your music or run some other app on secondary screen. The laptop has a good cooling system which would help you to game and do work for longer hours. The display of this laptop is also top-notch which is really a good thing if you watch Netflix, Amazon Prime Or movies, the quality would be really good. It also features SSD drive, so the loading times in the games would be blazing fast. Overall, it's an amazing laptop and one of the unique laptop's available in the market, you should surely check it out.
Availability & Price -
The Most Expensive Model With 4K UHD Screen Would be priced at USD 3,699.99 (Roughly Rs 2,82,438) and would arrive on June 1, 2020.
The other two models would be launched on 29th June, 2020 which features Non Glare FHD display ( 1920 x 1080 ) IPS 300Hz Panel. The first of the two is a USD 3,499 (Approx. Rs 2,67,096) build with the same CPU and GPU as the 4K model but opts for 16GB RAM and 1TB PCIe storage instead. The second model includes an Intel Core i7-10875H CPU, 32GB of RAM, 2TB of storage (RAID), and an RTX 2070 Super GPU and is priced at USD 2,999 (Approx. Rs 2,28,928).