ASUS has launched the 2023 series of laptops. The Zephyrus is a top-of-the-line laptop from ASUS and they look absolutely awesome. Powered by Intel i9 processors and the latest RTX 40 series graphics cards, these laptops are real beasts.
Other laptops that were released include ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 16 and ASUS ROG Scar 16.
Processor: Intel i9-13900H
RAM: 32GB DDR4 RAM
Graphics Card: Nvidia RTX 4080/Nvidia RTX 4090
Storage: 2TB SSD
Display: 16-inch(40.64 cm) QHD+ 240Hz/3ms display
Currently, there are two models. Both are powered by Intel i9-13900H processors. The processor is a 14-core processor (6 performance cores and 8 efficiency cores) with a base clock speed of 2.5 GHz.
There are two models of the laptop. One comes with Nvidia RTX 4080 graphics card and the other with Nvidia RTX 4090 graphics card. The Zephyrus with 4090 costs around 3.64 lakhs while the one with 4080 costs 2.99 lakhs.
One laptop has NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080 Laptop GPU 12GB GDDR6 VRAM MUX Switch with 1715MHz* at 145W (1665MHz Boost Clock+50MHz OC, 120W+25W Dynamic Boost) and the other one comes with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Laptop GPU 16GB GDDR6 VRAM MUX Switch with 1505 MHz* at 145W (1455MHz Boost Clock+50MHz OC, 120W+25W Dynamic Boost)
With the Ada Lovelace architecture, the RTX 40 series offers performance that is much more than the outgoing 30 series. In fact, the RTX 4060 offers similar performance as RTX 3070. This is a great advancement in technology.
The laptops come with a game pass for 3 months so you can play games like Forza Horizon, Battlefield V, NFS and so on.
The display on the laptop is a 16-inch QHD display. It has a resolution of 2560x1600. The HDR display has a refresh rate of 240Hz. It is coated with an anti-glare coating so you can work in bright light conditions as well. The contrast ratio on the laptop is 20000:1, which makes dark spots appear really dark. This is particularly excellent during gaming since you'll get an immersive experience.
The laptop offers excellent cooling thanks to the full-width heat sink. Thermal grizzly is one of the best manufacturers of cooling paste and ASUS has used it to keep the laptop cool. The liquid metal paste is used for excellent conducting heat.
Excellent sound quality is offered by the laptop, thanks to the immersive 6-speaker setup. A dual force-cancelling woofer system helps hear the bass.
This is an excellent gaming laptop at this price.