ROG’s New Arsenal: Zephyrus Duo 16, Zephyrus G14, Strix Series and More
As a premium esports brand, Republic of Gamers (ROG) is committed to providing gamers with professional, efficient and high-quality esports equipment. Earlier this year, ROG announced the all-new Zephyris Duo 16, an upgrade for the Zephyrus G14 and Strix series at CES2022. These new gears are now available to players in Australia.
As the flagship product of ROG gaming laptops, the Strix series has always been sought after by gamers for its professional gaming experience. In 2022, Strix SCAR and Strix G have been fully upgraded to open a new horizon of 2K gaming for gamers.
The ROG Strix SCAR series is designed for esports enthusiasts. It has a pre-installed and equipped Windows 11 processor up to i9-12900H and a 150W NVIDIA® GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics card, Dynamic Boost is also supported in this new beast. The MUX-Switch will fully unleash the power of this top-tier GPU, while the PCIe 4.0 x4 storage solution can provide gamers with super-fast loading speeds, and the DDR5-4800MHz memory ensures enough firepower for multitasking.
ROG Strix SCAR is available in 15-inch and 17-inch models. The 15-inch will offer two IPS-level displays to choose from between Full HD 300Hz and 360Hz. All displays support Dolby Vision HDR and Adaptive-Sync technology, with a fast 3ms response time, which can effectively help gamers achieve perfect results.
The new ROG Strix G15 and ROG Strix G17 are equipped with graphics cards up to AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX and 150W NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, which also support Dynamic Boost. The ROG Strix series provides gamers with a 165Hz QHD display panel, while the ROG Strix G17 equips a 240Hz QHD panel for high frame rate competitive games to fully meet the needs of gamers. All displays feature a 3ms response time, support for Dolby Vision HDR and Adaptive-Sync. In terms of exterior design, the ROG Strix series also offers three colors – Eclipse Grey, Volt Green and Electro Punk.
The ROG Strix series supports Dolby Atmos virtual surround sound. Two-way AI noise reduction technology can effectively filter incoming and outgoing background noise to ensure clear calls. Moreover, the series is also equipped with a large 90Wh battery that supports 100W charging via USB Type-C. Additionally, with support for WiFi 6E and 2.5G LAN, ROG Strix gaming laptops promise higher-speed network connection and minimize latency issues of both wired and wireless networks.
The ROG Zephyrus series has received rave reviews since its launch. In 2022, Zephyrus once again defines what it means to be an “all-terrain”.
The new ROG Zephyrus comes preinstalled with Windows 11, uses AMD Ryzen 9-series processors and AMD Radeon RX 6000S-series mobile graphics cards, and supports Switch MUX technology to meet users’ high frame rate applications. The fully upgraded ROG uses liquid metal and a custom vapor chamber to ensure excellent heat dissipation, and the combination of DDR5 memory and 1TB PCIe SSD storage makes multitasking lightning fast.
ROG Zephyrus incorporates tech-trend elements into its exterior design. The back of the screen is covered with 14,969 precision CNC-milled holes, and the iconic AniMe Matrix™ luminous display matrix screen features 1,449 mini LEDs, which are more than the previous generation and bring a new animation display effect.
ROG Zephyrus is also one of the first ROG laptops to feature the new Nebula display, which boasts a 120Hz refresh rate and 500nits peak brightness at 2560×1600 resolution while covering 100% of the screen. DCI-P3 color gamut and has a fast 3ms response time. Fast response time, Adaptive-Sync support, Pantone color certification and Dolby Vision HDR support. The display is expanded to a 16:10 screen ratio, and with an ultra-narrow bezel design, it delivers a great viewing experience at up to 91% screen-to-body ratio without sacrificing portability.
ROG Zephyrus is equipped with Dolby Atmos speakers, a 3D microphone array with two-way AI noise reduction, and super-fast 6E WiFi to make this gaming laptop suitable for any scenario. The highly anticipated ROG Zephyrus G15 and M16 have also been upgraded, with the latest hardware from AMD and NVIDIA, DDR5 memory and WiFi 6E, fully unleashing their assets.
ROG Zephyrus Duo is the highest-end gaming laptop in the ROG series; its unique dual-screen design has been enhanced to provide users with a great viewing experience.
Thanks to the new four-way hinge design, the ScreenPad Plus rises and slides towards the main screen when the laptop is open. This new hinge solution can further reduce the gap between the two screens, providing an immersive nearly bezel-free experience.
ROG Zephyrus Duo features a Nebula display with HDR, a Mini-LED backlit panel, 512 mini LEDs for dimming zones, and a peak brightness of 1100 nits. It features 5400Hz high-frequency PWM dimming and a dedicated chip for the built-in exclusive Nebula display. Thanks to a large number of video and image training via AI algorithms, the halo effect can be reduced by 25%. It also supports Adaptive-Sync to eliminate screen tearing. The 2560×1600 resolution panel has a 165Hz refresh rate, is VESA DisplayHDR 1000 certified, has a 100,000:1 contrast ratio, and supports Dolby Vision HDR.
This new ROG Zephyrus Duo packs a 16-inch screen into a 15-inch body, ensuring a thin and light body without compromising on hardware configuration and cooling solutions. ROG Zephyrus Duo uses a keyboard with 1.7mm travel distance and per-key RGB lighting, six speakers, Dolby Atmos support, high-definition audio, and AI noise reduction technology bidirectional. ROG Zephyrus Duo comes preinstalled with Windows 11, powered by an AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti 165W graphics card, which supports Dynamic Boost 2.0
ROG introduces gamers to its first-ever, world’s most powerful gaming tablet, the Flow Z13. The bad boy comes preinstalled with Windows 11, equipped with up to i9-12900H processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti graphics card and 5200MHz LPDDR5 memory, which supports high-level performance in an ultra-thin case. ROG Flow Z13 also features a 1TB PCIe-based SSD, supports MUX Switch technology, and features a custom vapor chamber and Type-C fast charging, which completely subverts the gaming experience. the gaming tablet.
The Flow Z13 also offers users two display options: a 4K 60Hz display with 116% sRGB color gamut coverage or a 120Hz display with 100% sRGB coverage. Both 16:10 aspect ratio displays are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass, support Adaptive-Sync technology, have 500 nits of brightness, support Dolby Vision HDR and pass Pantone color certification, which can guarantee a accurate color reproduction for professional use.
Thanks to the two-in-one form design, the Flow Z13 can also be unlocked and used in multiple forms, from traditional keyboard and mouse to touchscreen operation and even external gamepads. Due to the tablet-like design, all powerful components are located right behind the screen. In the vertical state, Flow Z13 is able to achieve more sufficient cooling airflow exchange and maintain high performance output continuously.
In terms of appearance design, ROG Flow Z13 incorporates a retro-futuristic style. This new design is inspired by the space race of the 20th century. At the same time, ROG’s pursuit of “ultimate portability” is on full display in the styling of the entire machine. The CNC-milled window on the back of the chassis allows a direct view of the internal component, with adjustable RGB light effect, the overall appearance is full of technological and futuristic feeling. The built-in kickstand can be opened up to 170 degrees, providing the best angle of use for any situation.
On top of that, consumers can also use the Flow Z13 with two external XG Mobile family GPUs – XG Mobile + NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 in 2021 and XG Mobile + AMD Radeon RX 6850M XT in 2022. Additional USB ports, DisplayPort and HDMI, and docking station Ethernet ports keep users ready for more challenges.
These new ROG gaming laptops are available now from Australian retailers, priced below:
|ROG Zephyrus G14||RRP $2,999|
|ROG Zephyrus G15||RRP $2,899|
|ROG Zephyrus 16 Duo||RRP $4,699|
|ROG Strix G15||RRP $2,699|
|ROG Strix SCAR||RRP $4,199|