Asus ROG Flow Z13 and TUF Dash F15 gaming laptops were launched in India on Wednesday. Pegged as the industry’s first detachable 2-in-1 gaming laptop, the Asus ROG Flow Z13 is paired with a Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti GPU in its top-end model powered by a 14-core Intel Core i9-12900H processor. It comes with an option to choose from external GPU, XG Mobile, and 4K 60Hz and Full-HD 120Hz touch panel options. The TUF Dash F15, on the other hand, features a modern design.
Asus ROG Flow Z13, Asus TUF Dash F15 Price, Availability
The Asus ROG Flow Z13 starts at Rs. 1,36,990, Asus TUF Dash F15 is priced at Rs. 90,990. Laptops are now available online at Asus E-Shop, Amazon and Flipkart. Interested customers can purchase the laptop from Asus Exclusive Store, ROG Store as well as from multi-brand retailers including Croma, Vijay Sales, Reliance Digital and all Asus approved dealers.
The Asus ROG Flow Z13 was unveiled at CES 2022 Asus TUF Dash F15 is offered in Moonlight White and Off Black color options.
Asus ROG Flow Z13 Specification
The Asus ROG Flow Z13 laptop comes with two options for display. The first option is a 13.4-inch full-HD (1,920×1,200 pixels) panel with 120Hz refresh rate, 16:10 aspect ratio and 500 nits maximum brightness. The second option is a 13.4-inch Ultra-HD (3,840×2,400 pixels) display that comes with a low 60Hz refresh rate. The shape ratio and brightness level remain the same as the full-HD option. Both displays offer Dolby Vision HDR and adaptive sync support, as well as touch and stylus support.
Underneath the hood, the Asus ROG Flow Z13 can get a 12-generation Intel Core i9-12900H processor with 16GB of DDR5 RAM. There is a choice between 512GB or 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe 4.0 SSD. For graphics, Asus laptops have up to 4GB DDR6 VRAM and MUX switch with Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti GPU, which is claimed to reduce in-game latency and increase performance by up to 10 percent.
Asus incorporates a vapor chamber cooling solution associated with liquid metal and 0dB ambient cooling for quiet operation. The Asus Flow Z13 is compatible with the XG mobile family of external GPUs to provide additional gaming horsepower and I / O expansion. Gamers can pair the laptop with a 2021 XG mobile with an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080, or this year’s AMD Radeon RX 6850M XT GDDR6 12G
The Asus ROG Flow Z13 comes with a magnetically detachable backlit single zone RGB keyboard with AuraSync support. Includes an 8-megapixel rear camera and an HD webcam. The machine has a 3-microphone array with AI noise-canceling technology and a 2-speaker system with smart amplifier technology and Dolby Atmos.
Connectivity options for the Asus ROG Flow Z13 include Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth v5.2. Laptop ports include ROG XG mobile interface, a Thunderbolt 4 displayport, and each USB Type-A (2.0), USB Type-C (3.2 Gen 2) as well as a card reader. The laptop weighs over 1.12 kg.
Asus ROG TUF F15 Specification
The Asus ROG TUF F15 has a new refined design with a mecha-inspired aluminum lid. Asus says the body is about four percent smaller than 2021 and meets military-grade MIL-STD standards. It comes with two display options: a 15.6-inch IPS-level full-HD display with a 144Hz refresh rate and a 15.6-inch IPS-level WQHD display with a 165Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, the machine can be packed with a 12th generation Intel Core i7-12650H processor with DDR5 SDRAM up to 16GB. You also get SO-DIMM slots with support up to 32GB RAM
As far as storage is concerned, the machine gets 512GB / 1TB M.2 NVME PCIe 3.0 SSD. For handling heavy games, Asus ROG TUF F15 comes with (up to) Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM. The laptop has a backlit chocolate keyboard, two-speaker system with Dolby Atoms, HD camera with built-in array microphone and AI noise canceling technology.
Connection options include Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth v5.2. The Asus ROG TUF F15’s ports include a Thunderbolt 4 displayport, and two USB Type-A (3.2), USB Type-C ports as well as an HDMI 2.0b, 3.5mm audio jack combo and an RJ45 LAN port. The laptop weighs about 2 kg.