ASUS ROG unveils new 2023 laptop lineup; Check out Zephyrus M16, Strix SCAR, more

Asus announced its new 2023 ROG laptop lineup including the new Zephyrus M16, upgraded Strix SCAR series and redesigned Flow X13 and XG Mobile. Read here to know all about them.

| Updated on: Jan 04 2023, 16:49 IST
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1/5 Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP5401) Design: It is a premium laptop having classy, elegant design. Made up of aluminum alloy, the laptop gets good build quality. Weighing only 1.4kg, the laptop is light, thin (15.9mm), and easy to carry, even when you use it as a tablet! The hinge quality is also great letting you flip the display to any position according to your convenience. (Priya/HT Tech)
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2/5 Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP5401) Display: Asus Zenbook 14 Flip gets an impressive 14-inch OLED display with a refresh rate of 90Hz and touchscreen support, which is quick and responsive. The display also offers narrow bezels (2.9mm) and comes with 550 nits of peak brightness. The laptop also supports stylus Input and comes with a smart stylus in the box. (Priya/HT Tech)
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3/5 Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP5401) Keyboard: Talking about the keyboard, the keys are well-spaced and even allow great travel while typing. The keyboard is backlit to let you type conveniently in the dark. Asus is also providing NumberPad 2.0 which can be summoned by a single long-press of the button on the top-right of the trackpad. Also, the trackpad is of decent size and gives a good touch response. (Priya/HT Tech)
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4/5 Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP5401) Performance: Right from switching on the Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP5401) to using the touchscreen or typing on the keyboard, everything will give you a premium feel. Asus does not compromise on the processor as it comes with the latest 12th Gen Intel Core i5-12500H that is accompanied by 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB storage. Also, the laptop is equipped with the Intel Iris Xe which keeps up with basic photo and online video editing. (Priya/HT Tech)
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5/5 Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP5401) Battery Life: Equipped with a 63WHr battery, the laptop lasted for around 4-4.5 hours on a single charge. It is worth mentioning that this was with a constant connection to Wi-Fi and subjecting it to regular workloads. A 100W fast charger also comes along with the laptop in the box. (Priya/HT Tech)
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All you should know about Asus ROG’s newly launched laptop lineup. (ASUS)

Asus Republic of Gamers (ROG) has announced its laptop lineup for 2023. The year's first major laptop unveiling took place at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2023. The company released multiple new gaming laptops under Strix, Zephyrus, Flow and XG lineups. The company claims that the laptops feature improved cooling system and nebula display, which is Asus' internal certification of a more vivid, brighter and fast response display system. The company unveiled ROG Zephyrus M16, Zephyrus Duo 16, ROG Strix Scar 16 and 18, ROG Flow X13, Flow Z13 and Flow X16 laptops. Check out all the newly released laptops below.

ROG Strix Scar 16 and Strix Scar 18

The Strix SCAR 16 and 18 get a chassis redesign that accommodates the larger 16-inch and 18-inch 16:10 aspect-ratio screens. The company also claims an improved cooling system to enable longer gaming sessions without losing frame rates. Both the laptops get 13th Gen Intel Core i9 13980HX processor paired with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090. The laptops come with 64GB DDR5 RAM and 4TB PCIe 4.0 SSD.

ROG Zephyrus M16 and Zephyrus Duo 16

The 2023 Zephyrus M16 features Intel Core i9 13900H CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 along with 64GB DDR5 RAM and 2TB PCIe 4.0 SSD internal storage for an improved gaming experience. The laptop also features the company's AniMe Matrix LED lighting array. The QHD Nebula HDR display gets a 240 Hz refresh rate and 100% DCI-P3 coverage.

The Zephyrus Duo 16 gets a 16-inch LED panel and a secondary 4K touchscreen. It is equipped with up to AMD Ryzen 9 Zen 4 processor paired with up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 laptop graphics.

ROG Flow X13, Flow Z13 and Flow X16

The ROG Flow X13 features two display options of a 13.4-inch ROG Nebula Quad HD+ IPS panel with a 165Hz refresh rate and a 13.4-inch Full HD+ IPS panel with a 120Hz refresh rate. The laptop is powered by up to AMD Ryzen 9 Zen 4 processor along with up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070. It comes with 32GB DDR5 RAM and 2TB PCIe 4.0 SSD internal storage.

The ROG Flow Z13 features a 13.4-inch ROG Nebula Quad HD+ IPS display with 165Hz refresh rate. It also comes equipped with up to 13th gen Intel Core i9 processor with up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060. It gets 16GB DDR5 RAM and 1TB PCIe 4.0 SSD internal storage.

The ROG Flow X16 variant is similar to the Flow X13 but comes with a larger 16-inch display option and comes with up to 64GB DDR5 RAM.

The company also unveiled ROG Strix SCAR 17, Strix G16 and G18, Strix G17, Zephyrus G16 and Zephyrus G14 with upgraded specifications. The prices of the laptops have not yet been disclosed.

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First Published Date: 04 Jan, 16:41 IST