ASUS a multi-tech giant launched one of its ultra-light Gaming Laptop – Asus ROG Strix GL553 in India at a starting price of Rs. 94,990. This Laptop came under ASUS – Republic of Gamers (ROG) series and was recently released at CES 2017.
The Asus ROG Strix GL553VD is a gaming system made up of black aluminum body. On the back there is bright ROG logo. Coming to front, it features 15.6 inch Full-HD IPS display having resolution of 1920×1080 pixels. There is a gamer-friendly keyboard powered by Asus Aura having Four-Distinct-Lighting areas that gives great gaming experience in the dark. Company also claims that it features Cooling Overdrive system which offers customized fan speeds for better user-centric thermal management.
Asus ROG Strix GL553 specifications
Let me just crack the detail specification into bullet points.
- Dimensions: 38.3 x 25.5 x 2.10; Weight: 2.4Kg
- 15.6” Full HD (1920 x 1080) 60Hz IPS panel, 72% NTSC, 300nits, Wide viewing Angles.
- Intel Core i7/ i5-7300 HQ Processor with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 with 2/4GB GDDR5
- 16GB/8GB 2400MHz DDR4 Memory, expandable Up to 32GB DDR4 (Total 2 DIMM Slots)
- 1TB 7200rpm 2.5” HDD as Standard
Optional SATAIII 128/256GB M.2 SSD
M.2 slot also supports PCIE 4x 3.0 SSD
- HD Webcam
- Windows 10 (64 bit)
- 1x Gigabit Ethernet with GameFirst traffic management, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 2x USB 3.0 with, Type-C port, USB 2.0, HDMI1x Headphone / mic and one 2-in-1 card reader.
- 48 hours battery
Peter Chang, Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager – System Business Group – ASUS India commented, ” The product is aimed at young professionals who enjoy regular-through-heavy gaming sessions and premium entertainment on the go, and in their spare time. In order to ensure this, we included a powerful, yet efficient set of hardware into a highly portable device that is easy on the battery as well.”