Asus launches ROG Zephyrus S17 and M16 gaming laptops, well-known features


Asus took the wraps off the Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 and Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 gaming laptops at the virtual launch event ‘For They Who Dare’. Intel Core 11th-generation H-series processors have been given in these new devices from the company. In addition, Asus has announced that the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti and GeForce RTX 3050 GPUs will be powered by the Asus ROG Flow X13, ROG Zephyrus M16, ROG Zephyrus G14, ROG Zephyrus G15, ROG Strix G15, ROG Strix G17, TUF Gaming Dash F15 , TUF A15, TUF Gaming A17, TUF Gaming F15 and TUF Gaming F17 gaming laptops.

Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 Specifications

The Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 Premium Gaming Laptop comes with a soaring optical mechanical keyboard for better heat dissipation. The new AAS Plus cooling system allows for wide outputs while raising the keyboard at a 5 degree angle. This helps the Arc Flow fan draw in cold air from outside. The Zephyrus S17 is powered by an 11th Gen Intel Core i9-11900H processor that can produce up to 90W of power in short bursts. In addition, an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 GPU is incorporated, which gives 140W Dynamic Boost. Inside is 16GB of onboard RAM and 2TB of SSD storage.

The Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 has a 17.3-inch QHD DDS panel with a refresh rate of 165Hz. For connectivity it has Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, two USB Type-C ports, 3 USB Type-A ports, HDMI 2.0, 3.5mm microphone jack combo, SD reader, LAN RJ-45 jack . The laptop has a sufficient 90 Wh battery with support for fast charging, so that it can be charged to 50 percent of full power in 30 minutes. It also supports USB Type-C charging up to 100W. The weight of this laptop is 2.6kg.

Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 Specifications

The Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 has a 16-inch WQHD display in a very slim 15-inch chassis. The refresh rate is 165 Hz. It has a 3ms response time, adaptive sync and a 16:10 aspect ratio. This panel has also received 100 percent Pantone-validated colors over the cinema-grade DCI-P3 color gamut. Dolby Vision is also supported in the device.

The Asus Zephyrus M16 is powered by the 11th generation Intel Core i9-11900H processor. It has a GeForce RTX 3070 GPU that delivers high frame rates. The device is also available with the new GeForce RTX 3050 Ti Laptop GPU. There is up to 48 GB of RAM and up to 2 TB of SSD storage on board.

One of the special features is the ROG Intelligent Cooling System that keeps the Zephyrus M16 cool. It has a 6-speaker system with dual force-cancelling woofers for high-quality sound. Dolby Atmos technology is supported in the laptop. The 3D microphone array captures very clear sound and the two-way AI noise cancellation reduces background noise.

The Zephyrus M16 is only 19.9mm thin and weighs 1.9kg. It runs on Windows 10 Pro. It has a Stealth Type keyboard that comes with single-zone RGB or white backlighting. In terms of connectivity, it includes Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, 720p HD webcam, a Thunderbolt 4 port, a USB Type-C port, two USB Type-A ports, microSD slot, HDMI 2.0, 3.5 mm combo jack, Keningston Lock, RJ45 jack is also given. The laptop has a 90Wh battery that claims to provide up to 10 hours of video playback. With the help of fast charging, it can be charged to 50 percent in 30 minutes.

Information about the price and availability of both laptops has not yet been given by the company. Depending on the region, there may be a difference. Meanwhile, the company has said that no new ROG laptop will be launched in India in the near future. This statement also applies to the Zephyrus S17 and Zephyrus M16.