Gaming laptops are being extremely popular due to many factors like the new technologies incorporated in it, the stylish design and much more. The ROG ZEPHYRUS GX501 Gaming Laptop is a perfect machine for all people who love technology and laptops. It is the latest addition to the ASUS ROG series gaming laptops. The laptop is designed carefully to fit all the needs and expectations of all types of users and can be used by anyone as it contains a perfect mixture of all the essential elements. ASUS products are known for its quality and usability, this device is no different than all the ASUS laptops. Asus has squeezed in all the elements into the device with its latest technology.
Design and Display
ASUS has claimed that the ROG ZEPHYRUS GX501 Gaming Laptop is the slimmest gaming laptop that anyone has ever built. Do not be fooled by the thin design of the laptop as all the powerful tools and elements are squeezed inside the laptop without missing anything. Asus calls the design Max-Q design which crated the thinnest gaming laptop. The device is with an anti-ghosting keyboard which ensures that the machine understands you command even if you press around 30 keys simultaneously. The keyboard also features Aura RGB Backlight to ensure that you can see all keys with minimal effort in dark and you can adjust the QWER and WASD keys separately. The highly durable keys have the ability to take up to 20 million hits by the user. Above the keys on the keyboard is an air intake which sucks air to cool down the powerful device. The air after cooling is sent out through the intelligently placed exhausts in the rear and left of the laptop. The lid of the laptop has an astonishing design and is equipped with a ROG logo which makes it look even better.
The display of the device is another area where the laptop excels as the laptop houses a large 15.6-inch display. The 15.6-inch display features an optional 120Hz refresh rate and wide-view technology which makes the display look better. The best part is that the display has a Full HD resolution which adds up as an advantage while playing games. The Full HD display showcases all the details of the images and visuals with absolute clarity and accuracy. The display of the device is coated with an anti-glare material which helps you to see clear visuals in bright or sunny places. The display uses an LED backlit that shows more colors with more brightness and clarity.
Processor and Memory
As a gaming laptop, the ASUS ROG ZEPHYRUS GX501 creates an excellent impression on its users. A gaming laptop should not lack features like speed, power and memory. So, the laptop is equipped with the latest 7th generation Intel core processor. The 7th generation Intel Core processor used in the device clocks at 2.8GHz and Turbo up to 3.8GHz when needed. Some models of the laptop also use 7th generation intel core i5 processor. The powerful processor has the ability to power the device with excellent speed and without slowing down even when executing large programs. The laptop is equipped with the latest and most potent DDR4 RAM which makes the device easy to multitask. This superior gaming laptop is equipped with a 24 GB DDR4 RAM which is more than enough even for the hard-core gamers. The device also features Intel HM175 Express Chipset which is a perfect base for the processor and the RAM.
All variants of the supreme gaming laptop are equipped with a PCIE Gen3X4 SSD which makes the laptop performs far better than any of its competitors. The laptop is available with 256GB, 512GB and 1TB storage options of all are equipped with SSD to make the device work fast. SSDs are the most modern storage options and this makes the device work many times faster than conventional HDD.
Graphics and Connectivity Options
NVIDIA, one of the best companies which produces graphics chips for laptops produces the graphics card for the ASUS ROG ZEPHYRUS GX501 Gaming Laptop. The laptop uses NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card with Max-Q Design which enables users to play even the games with heavy graphics. To further add up the capabilities of the graphics processor, it is equipped with 8 GB GDDR5 VRAM memory to let you play games smoothly and videos with ultimate quality.
As the device is a gaming laptop and is equipped with the most modern technologies, the laptop features a lot of connectivity options and ports which lets you connect to many devices at once. Type-C USB3.1 (GEN2) ports and USB 3.0 ports are featured in the device to transfer data at amazing speeds. USB 3.1 and USB 3.0 enables you to transfer data at many times more the speed of the conventional USB 2.0. The laptop also features an HDMI port to let you connect the device to a monitor, TV or even a projector to let you watch it on a large screen.
Unlike other laptops the trackpad on the device is not placed under the keyboard but on the right side to help users play games easily. This superior gaming laptop is a combination of all the most modern technologies available in the market and performs considerably when compared to all others. The looks, design and features of the device makes the laptop stand out of the crowd.