Many who tried pre-ordering an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card failed, mainly due to bots scooping up all available inventory to resale, but with that extreme demand comes the first special edition card. Introduincg the ASUS GeForce RTX 3090 ROG STRIX GUNDAM Edition. In addition to the themed design, the card itself features three axial-tech-based fans with 13 fan blades, a large heatsink under the shroud, a a 2.9 slot form factor (3-slot design) and a matching backplate. Read more for additional pictures.
The ASUS VivoBook Flip 14 is a 2-in-1 laptop that can be used for work, school or light gaming, all for $699.99 shipped this weekend. Featuring a 14-inch Full HD Wideview touch display with up to 178° viewing angle optimized for entertainment, an AMD Ryzen 7 4700U Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.1-GHz), a 512GB SSD, 8GB of DDR4 RAM, and Windows 10 Home. A full-sized backlit keyboard is ergonomically designed with sturdy, one-piece construction and 1.4mm key travel. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
The ASUS ROG Swift 360Hz PG259QNR are claimed to be world’s fastest esports gaming monitor, delivering up to 50% more frames per second than 240 Hz gaming monitors. The 24.5-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) panel boasts Fast IPS panel technology, which means that the liquid crystal elements in the display are capable of turning on and off up to four times faster than conventional IPS panels for a superfast 1 ms gray-to-gray (GTG) response time. Read more for two videos, including a hands-on video review, and additional information.
The all-new ASUS ROG Phone 3 could be the ultimate 5G gaming smartphone. Running on Android 10 with ROG UI on top, it features a 6.59-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 144Hz refresh rate, 270Hz touch sampling rate, and HDR10+ support, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SoC, Adreno 650 GPU, up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM, as well as up to 256GB of internal UFS 3.1 storage. Read more for two hands-on videos and additional information.
Here’s a hands-on look at the all-new ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15, which features two separate 4K screens: the main one measures 15.6 inches (3,840 x 2,160 resolution) with non-glare UHD capabilities @ 60-Hz and a secondary full-length touchscreen right above the keyboard measuring 14.1 inches (3,840 x 1,100 resolution) wide also at 60 Hz. Read more for two videos and additional information.
NVIDIA has just unveiled the world’s fastest eSports display, running at 360Hz, powered by G-SYNC, at CES 2020. They’ve partnered with ASUS to implement this technology, and offer unparalleled smoothness, lower system latency for faster reaction times, as well as a 24.5 inch 1080p form factor to keep every pixel of action in your field of view. Read more for a video and additional information.
If nothing but the most powerful laptop will do, then look no further than the ASUS ProArt StudioBook One. It’s the world’s first laptop to use the NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000 graphics card with its 4,608 CUDA cores, 576 Tensor cores, 72 RT cores, 24GB of RAM and capability to deliver 16.3 TFLOPs FP32 performance. You can configure it with an Intel Core i9-9980HK (2.4GHz base, 5GHz boost) processor and up to 64GB of RAM. Read more for a hands-on video and additional information.
The ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo pre-orders have gone live, and it’s set for release on September 6th. Featuring a 15.6-inch 4K UHD NanoEdge touchscreen glossy main display, a secondary 14-inch 4K matte touchscreen, a 9th generation Intel Core i7-9750H Quad Core Processor (12M Cache, up to 4.5 GHz) with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 graphics, 16GB DDR4 RAM, and a 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD. There’s also a detachable palm rest and ASUS active stylus pen that are both included. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
ASUS’ ZenFone 6 is finally available for purchase months after it was announced. Just to recap, this smartphone stands apart from the others due to its revolutionary flip camera that supports free-angle shooting, auto panorama, front high-resolution shots and front ultrawide shots. Other features include a 6.4″ IPS FHD+ Full View Display (2340×1080), Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150 Qcta-core processor, 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, and a 5000mAh battery with QuickCharge 4.0 support. Product pageRead more for another video review and additional information.
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Samsung and Google may have upcoming flagship smartphones, but ASUS officially unveiled theirs today. Introducing the ASUS ROG Phone II, and it just might be the ultimate gaming smartphone. Featuring a 6.59-inch FHD+ (2340 x 1080) AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855 Plus processor, 12GB of RAM, 512GB of internal storage, dual 48MP, f/1.8 + 13MP ultra-wide cameras, a 24MP front-facing camera, and a massive 6,000mAh battery. Just like its predecessor, Air Triggers turn the top corners of the frame into physical hot corners for launching apps, actions, as well as the DTS: X Ultra front-facing speakers. Yes, there’s still a headphone jack. Read more for another hands-on video, additional pictures and information.