In order to cater to India’s rapidly evolving gaming space, the ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has announced the launch of its ground-breaking ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 (GX550). At a starting price of Rs 2,79,990, the GX550 gaming laptop is available at Asus Exclusive Stores + ROG Stores + Amazon + Flipkart.
The ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 (GX550) integrates two displays in an ultra-slim form, bringing a new dimension of versatility to premium gaming laptops while retaining the high-powered performance that defines ROG. It is the first gaming laptop to feature a built-in ROG ScreenPad Plus display to empower gamers as well as creators with flexible designs that streamline their work. To make that level of productivity portable, the innovative secondary display makes multitasking easy and features optimized apps aimed at enabling gamers, creators, and power users to work more effectively on their systems.
Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 also doubles down on displays with an elegant Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) Plus design that makes the full-width ROG ScreenPad Plus touchscreen an integral part of the cooling system. Tilted 13-degrees for comfortable viewing, the screen lifts to expose a large air intake for deeper airflows.
“Zephyrus Duo is the first laptop with a dual-screen in the ROG segment. The model enables the expansion of creative and gaming horizons a built-in ROG ScreenPad Plus display that takes user experience to a whole new level. Choose between an ultrafast 300Hz/3ms for competitive play or high-resolution 4K display for pro-level content creation. Supremely portable with a high capacity 90Wh battery, you can create, play, and stay productive anywhere. We are affirmative the new Zephyrus Duo would contribute in sustaining our No.1 position in India,” said Arnold Su, Business Head, Consumer & Gaming PC, System Business Group, Asus India commented.
With up to a 10th Gen Intel Core i9-10980HK CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Max-Q GPU, the 8-core CPU of ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 pushes frequencies as high as 5.3GHz to offer serious speed for intensive tasks like photo editing, 3D rendering, and streaming, while the powerful GPU enables high frame rates and incredible realism for more immersive gaming. Up to 48GB of expandable DDR4-3200MHz RAM and 2TB of lightning-fast RAID 0 M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0×4 SSD storage blitz through heavy multitasking and offer superfast load times for all your games and apps.
Furthermore, ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 features a built-in ROG ScreenPad Plus display that is tilted 13-degrees for comfortable viewing, the innovative touch-enabled secondary display makes multitasking easy and features optimized apps that enhance your workflow. There’s also the ScreenXpert software that enables seamless navigation between your primary display and ScreenPad Plus secondary display. It enables drag and drop, touchscreen controls, and a bevy of other intuitive tools to optimize your experience.
Gamers can take advantage of the 300Hz FHD gaming panel for pro-level gaming graphics. ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15’s 3ms grey-to-grey response time minimizes ghosting for greater precision while tracking fast-moving targets. NVIDIA G-SYNC mode takes visual immersion to the next level. The secondary ScreenPad Plus display adds touchscreen utility, stylus support, and vital space to your creative toolkit. Each IPS-level panel is factory calibrated to guarantee that every color you see meets rigorous and globally recognized Pantone Color Validation requirements. Superior color accuracy allows artists, designers, and content creators to do serious professional work and enjoy richer gaming visuals all on the same machine.
With an aim to enhance performance, Asus’ new AAS Plus system opens a larger 28.5mm air intake behind the second screen that draws in cooler air by up to 30 percent and reduces noise below 43dB, even on Performance Mode. When combined with innovative measures like liquid metal thermal compound on the CPU, temperatures are reduced, and performance is increased by up to 10 percent over the standard thermal paste to sustain incredible performance. ROG Armoury Crate software optimizes cooling performance and acoustics further by seamlessly switching between operating modes based on the task at hand.
The Zephyrus Duo 15 comprises of a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C™ with DisplayPort 1.4, Thunderbolt 3, and Power Delivery lets you connect next-gen devices for ultrafast data transfers and rapid charging, while three USB 3.2 Type-A ports make ample space for your favourite gaming gear. Two audio jacks make it easy to connect an external microphone for clearer voice chat and stream audio. Game or entertain on the big screen with the HDMI 2.0b port that supports 4K UHD at up to 60Hz.
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