Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX701 review


INTRODUCTION

The ROG Zephyrus S is the benchmark for gaming laptops in Windows 10 Pro, thanks to its ultra-thin format. . The GX701 is equipped with a GeForce RTX ™ 2080 graphics card with Max-Q design and a 9th generation Intel ® Core ™ i7 processor. Immerse yourself within the action because of an immersive panel with a refresh rate of 300 Hz / 3 ms and Pantone ® certified colors . The exclusive ROG GPU Switch makes it easy to switch from G-SYNC ™ mode dedicated to gaming to Optimus mode which helps extend battery life.

DESIGN

THE MOST COMPACT GAMING PC 17 "EVER DESIGNED
Immersive experiences are often synonymous with a more bulky laptop, but this is not the case for the ROG Sephyrus S, whose intelligent design and ultra-thin frame make it the most compact format in its class. At the other end of the city or the world, take it everywhere you are thanks to its ideal dimensions: its 17-inch screen fits in a format usually intended for 15-inch tiles! With its chassis coated with an elegant magnesium alloy for robustness at all times, the ROG Zephyrus S fits easily in a standard storage bag

DISPLAY SPEED AND COLOR DEPTH  



the ROG Zephyrus S (GX701) with IPS panel . The HDR panel optimizes AAA games with rich colors, brighter whites and deeper blacks using a local dimming technique. The HDR screen also extends autonomy via Panel Self Refresh and Static Display Refresh Rate technologies which reduce active energy consumption by 11%. FPS games are displayed smoothly on the SDR alternative thanks to the ultra-fast 300 Hz screen of the ROG Zephyrus S. Color accuracy and uniformity are essential for content creators, which is why calibration and ProArt ™ TruColor technology offer a range of Pantone® certified colors.

Display specs
: 300 HZ / 3 MS / HDR


PERFORMANCES

 
Live a double life with the Switch for GPU exclusive to ROG With a few clicks, the ROG Zephyrus S is capable of improving its gaming performance or its autonomy. G-SYNC mode synchronizes the graphics card and the screen to provide smoother gameplay while reducing the input lag to offer visuals devoid of any tearing effect. As for Optimus mode, it deactivates the dedicated graphics card in order to save energy when the user performs less demanding daily tasks, in particular to boost his productivity or have fun


NEW GENERATION GRAPHIC CARD FOR COLOSSAL PERFORMANCE


Remarkably end without compromising speed, the ROG Zephyrus S (GX701) evaluates the performance of the new GeForce ™ RTX 2080 at the Max-Q design and 9th generation Intel processor ®Core ™ i7 for performance similar to that of a desktop PC. The GX701 achieves colossal performance for gaming, content creation and virtual reality experiences. The new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 graphics card and its 8 GB of GDDR6 VRAM provides ultra-realistic graphics thanks to real-time Ray Tracing technology as well as Artificial Intelligence technologies. It provides up to 1230 Mhz in 90 W with 8 GB of GDDR6 video memory clocked at 6001 Mhz, and it can be overclocked. This power is reinforced by a DDR4 memory up to 32 GB for multitasking as well as a 1 TB NVMe SSD to save an entire library of games or a professional portfolio


COOLING 




 INTELLIGENT COOLING FOR FASTER PERFORMANCE
 
The AAS system (Active Aerodynamic System), an ROG exclusive, offers extensive cooling of your components to maintain high GPU performance, especially in games with intense graphics load. When the computer is opened, a ventilation also opens to improve air circulation by up to 32% compared to the classic design of other chassis. Dust tunnels help radiators maintain their cooling performance and the stability of your system as the hours go by.

<|| ANTI DUST SELF-CLEANING FANS  || 12 V fans 83 BLADES EACH  || 250 FINS QUADRUPLE RADIATOR || 5 HEAT PIPES CPU / GPU / VRM ||>

KEYBOARD 




The advanced position of the keyboard reduces the surface temperature so that you can play comfortably for hours. Customize the individual RGB backlighting of the keys to suit the game or task you are performing, and synchronize colors / effect with Aura Sync compatible devices. The lighting extends to the dial and the numeric keypad, both located on the keyboard.