Asus has refreshed its popular gaming ROG and TUF lineup adding an array of laptops to its portfolio in India. The Taiwanese conglomerate announced eight new gaming laptops with two in the ROG Strix Scar series, two in the ROG Strix series, and four in the TUF series. Also Read - Asus announces ROG Flow X16, ROG STRIX SCAR 17 SE gaming laptopps: Check details
The refreshed product lineup from Asus equips with the 12th Gen Intel Core H processors and AMD Ryzen 6000 mobile processors. The laptops to have these new silicons onboard include- Asus ROG Strix Scar 15/17, ROG Strix G15/17, Asus TUF F15/17, and TUF A15/17. Asus cites that the reason behind integrating the new chipsets is to provide users with an enhanced gaming experience and personalised choice. Also Read - Asus launches Zenbook 14X OLED Space Edition, 5 more laptops in India: Check details
“At ASUS we are proud of being able to give our customers the best possible experience when it comes to gaming, by creating synchronicity between modern tech, innovation, and versatility. We are confident that the new TUF and Strix lineup will give competitive gamers an edge and casual players a whole new level of immersion. Designed in a compact form factor, the machines are a perfect match for today’s on-the-go lifestyle, allowing one to switch between work and play effortlessly. With the new set of devices, we are optimistic of further elevating the gaming experience and the gaming ecosystem of the Indian gaming community,” Arnold Su, Business Head, Consumer and Gaming PC, System Business Group, ASUS India stated. Also Read - Asus launches new Zenbook Pro, Zenbook S series laptops: View details
Asus ROG Strix, ROG Strix Scar, TUF series price in India, availability
The new Asus ROG Strix Scar 15 price in India starts at Rs 2,64,990, while the ROG Strix Scar 17 price starts at Rs 2,59,990. Meanwhile, ROG Strix G15 will cost Rs 1,06,990 for the base model, while the Strix G17 can be purchased starting at Rs 1,02,990. As for the TUF series, the Asus ROG TUF F15 will be available from Rs 1,14,990, and TUF 17 will be priced at Rs 1,35,990.
In terms of availability, the new range of Asus laptops will go on sale starting March 15, except for Asus TUF A15/A17 laptops that are slated for the 3rd week of April.
Asus ROG Strix Scar 15 and Scar 17
The Asus flagship Strix Scar series now features an Intel Core i9 CPU and a GPU of up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti. The laptops sport QHD 240Hz display, Dolby Vision HDR, and adaptive sync. The systems get the in-house Mux Switch which can reduce latency and enhance performance. The laptops also include customisable Armor Caps and RGB lighting and bundle a 280W power adapter that is claimed to charge the machine from 0-50 percent in 30 minutes.
Asus ROG TUF F15 and TUF F17
As the name suggests, the TUF series is known for its high durability. The new models get 12th Gen Core i7 GPU along with GPU of up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3600 GPU. The real-time Ray Tracing and AI DLSS bring on deck the combo of cores enabling realistic in-game lighting, other effects and also accelerates content creation tasks including video and photo editing. Similar to the Strix Scar series, the laptops have Mux Switch and feature QHD panels with a 300Hz refresh rate and Dolby Atmos speakers.
Asus ROG Strix G15 and Strix G17
The refreshed ROG Strix series gets the AMD Rembrandt up to R9-6900HX along with up to Nvidia RTX 3070T. The laptops also have the proprietary ROG intelligent cooling technology that prevents the machines from overheating while playing graphic-intensive games. The laptops also get an upgraded ROG backlit logo and a new dot-matrix pattern.