During the ROG For Those Who Dare: boundless event, ASUS unveiled the new lineup of ROG gaming notebooks
Republic of Gamers (ROG) is the brand of ASUS focused on the development of the most advanced solutions, hardware and software, for gaming. Created in 2006, the ROG brand offers a full range of innovative products. Among these we find motherboards, graphics cards, notebooks, desktops, monitors, audio solutions, routers and gaming peripherals. ROG participates in and sponsors major gaming events internationally. ROG solutions have been used to set hundreds of records in overclocking and continue to be the preferred choice of gamers and enthusiasts around the world. For more information on the choice of samples click here.
ASUS ROG Flow X16, nuova lineup notebook da gaming ROG
ASUS Republic of Gamers annuncia ROG Flow X16 e ROG Strix Scar 17 Special Edition (which we will talk about shortly). In this article we will focus onASUS ROG Flow X16. This is a brand new 2-in-1 notebook with a 16 '' screen and performance at the top of its category. The thin and light convertible laptop with the amazing display Nebula HDR it is equipped with the best components and a new high efficiency cooling system.
A thin and light 16 '' convertible laptop with very high performance: up to AMD Ryzen 9 6900H CPU, Graphic card NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, and support for ROG XG Mobile. Convertible and versatile design: placing it in the modes clamshell, tenda, stand o tablet, the laptop adapts to any situation.
Display Nebula HDR: available with the amazing screen Mini LED DisplayHDR 1000 1100 nits of peak brightness, 512 dimming zones and color range 3% DCI-P100. Superior cooling system: technology Frost Force unita al Pulsar Heatsink with three fans and a high-density heatsink push the cooling of thin and light laptops to new levels.
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the all-new ROG Flow X16 gaming laptop. A true thin and light 16 '' laptop with exceptional performance. ROG Flow X16 is the third addition to the versatile ROG Flow family of notebooks, and the most powerful yet. It features an AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti GPU with MUX switch. With the RTX 3070 Ti operating at a maximum TGP of 125 watts with Dynamic Boost, the Flow X16 redefines the concept of the gaming and content creation ultraportable.
Despite the thin and light design, ASUS ROG hasn't sacrificed usability and versatility. Be the lightning-fast memory DDR5 4800 MHz than PCIe 4.0 SSD are accessible for any upgrades. The Flow X16 supports up to 64 GB of RAM, and both memoirs SO-DIMM are easily accessible. With a maximum of 2 TB of SSD memory, the Flow X16 also has a second free M.2 slot, making it easy to insert a hard drive or second SSD to house an even larger game library.
Convertible and versatile design
As a member of the Flow family, portability and versatility have been key in the design and design of this new ASUS ROG Flow X16. Thanks to the equipment of a 360 ° hinge, gamers can turn their device to use it in curtain mode, maximizing airflow when using an external keyboard or gamepad. Alternatively, it is possible flip the display in tablet mode to make full use of the touch functions. No matter where, how or what you play, the Flow X16 can transform to suit their needs.
This versatility also includes full support for the external GPU family XG Mobile. These compact enclosures house the laptop variants of the best performing AMD and NVIDIA discrete GPUs, while being small enough to carry comfortably in a backpack. These unique external GPUs also act as I / O expansion hubs, with ports Ethernet, USB Type-A, DisplayPort, HMDI 2.1 and an SD card reader.
Display Nebula HDR
ROG Nebula's new display certification requires 100% DCI-P3 color space coverage, at least 500 nits of peak brightness, and a response time of up to 3 milliseconds. The display Nebula HDR di ASUS ROG Flow X16 meets all of these requirements while delivering thrilling HDR performance.
This display touchscreen QHD, 16:10, 165 Hz Nebula HDR uses Mini LEDs that reach 1100 nits of peak brightness. Nebula HDR is certified VESA DisplayHDR 1000 and boasts 512 dimming zones for excellent contrast and a truly unique HDR experience. Powered by technology AmLED di AUO and ROG Nebula HDR Engine, the Nebula HDR display uses incredibly precise backlighting for local adjustment that produces stunning contrast. This combination of adaptive image processing software, coupled with adaptive dimming and backlight enhancement, helps deliver incredibly accurate images with minimal halos.
Whether for gaming, content creation or entertainment, this incredible HDR panel in convertible notebook format is the ultimate choice for anyone's needs, even on the go. Alternatively, ASUS ROG Flow X16 is available with a brilliant screen touch 16″ 16:10 IPS QHD da 500 nits of peak brightness, which maintains a refresh rate di 165Hz con Adaptive-Sync, 3ms response time, 100% coverage of the DCI-P3 color gamut, along with certifications Pantone Validated e Dolby Vision.
Securing all the gaming power and multitasking capabilities of the ASUS ROG Flow X16 in a chassis less than 20mm thick was no easy feat. For maximum heat dissipation capacity, the CPU is covered with Thermal Grizzly liquid metal and the chassis integrates the brand new Frost Force Technology. The latter includes two fans that direct the airflow to the crucial components. A third auxiliary fan helps move heat from the GPU directly to the new one Pulsar Heatsink covering the entire back of the notebook. Designed with fins of just 0,1 mm thick, the ROG Flow X16 can count on a total of 110.902 mm² of dissipation surface.
The addition of a third auxiliary fan keeps GPU temperatures 7 ° C cooler than traditional solutions, which allows the ASUS ROG Flow X16 to maintain high frame-rates even during the longest and most intense gaming sessions. in any of its four modes of use.
Availability and pricing of ASUS ROG Flow X16
ASUS ROG Flow X16 will be available starting this summer. The recommended retail price starts at around € 2.500. More details on the configurations available in Spain will be released at market launch.
ASUS ROG Flow X16 technical specifications
- Processor: Up to AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS
- GPU: Fino a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti GDDR6 8 GB – TGP 125 W con Dynamic Boost
- Operating System: Windows 11 Pro / Windows 11 Home
- Display: 16″ 16:10 mini LED QHD (2560×1600), 165 Hz, 3ms, 100% DCI-P3, 1100 nits, 100,000:1 contrast, 512 local dimming zones, touchscreen display with Adaptive Sync, Pantone Validated, and Dolby Vision
16″ 16:10 IPS QHD (2560×1600), 165Hz, 3ms, 100% DCI-P3, 500 nits, touchscreen display with Adaptive-Sync, Pantone Validated, and Dolby Vision
- Memory: 2 x SO-DIMM - Up to 64GB DDR5 4800MHz
- Storage: Up to 2TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD
- Keyboard: RGB single zone / white single zone with Aura Sync Backlit chiclet keyboard - N-key support 1.7 mm of key travel
- Audio: 4 speakers with intelligent amplification technology - Hi-Res certified Dolby Atmos audio 3-way AI Noise-Cancelation technology - XNUMXD microphone matrix
- Camera: 3DNR + webcam HD IR con Windows Hello
- Wi-Fi / Bluetooth: WIFI 6E (802.11ax) + Bluetooth 5.2
- I / O ports: 1 x XG Mobile interface (including 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C with DisplayPort 1.4 and Power Delivery) 1 x USB 3.2 Type-C with support for DisplayPort 1.4 and Power Delivery, 2 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, 1 x HDMI 2.0b, 1 x 3,5mm combo audio jack. 1 microSD card reader
- Battery: 90 Wh
- Size: x 355 243 19.4 mm x
- Weight: 2.0-2.1 kg
- ROG XG Mobile (2022)
- GPU: AMD Radeon RX 6850M XT, 12GB GDDR6 VRAM Link ROG XG Mobile interface and USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C combo port
- Ethernet: 2.5 Gbps LAN
Porte I/O: 4 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1 x HDMI 2.1, 1 x DisplayPort 1.4, 1 x lettore di schede SD, 1 x RJ-45, 1 x DC-in
- Power Supply: Built-in 330W power adapter
- Size: x 217 165 32.6 mm x
- Weight: 1 kg
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