ASUS ROG Strix G16/18 2023 ROG Flow Z13 ACRONYM and new TUF Gaming Series launched in India Price And Specifications
ASUS India, Republic of Gamers (ROG), introduced new models to their ROG and TUF Family, after these were introduced at the CES. The lineup includes the Flow Z13 ACRONYM Edition, TUF A16 Advantage Edition, Zephyrus G16, and Strix G16/18.
ROG Strix G16 & G18
The Strix G16 and G18 are high-performance gaming laptops with 16″ and 18″ screens. They offer a compact size like 15- and 17-inch models. Inspired by athletics, their design is sporty and vibrant. These laptops feature Intel 13th Gen Core Processors based on Intel 7 process (10nm) with a new hybrid architecture for improved efficiency.
They are equipped with the latest NVIDIA RTX 40 series of laptop graphics. The keyboard is designed for professional esports-level performance. The Strix G16/18 also includes customizable illumination with Aura Sync accents. The 2023 models operate cool and quiet, thanks to the optimized performance of the ROG Intelligent Cooling Ecosystem.
Flow Z13 Acronym
The new Flow Z13 from ROG and ACRONYM combines advanced technology with a unique hardware design. It features an Intel Core i9-13900H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 Laptop GPU for powerful multitasking and gaming. The Flow Z13 ACRONYM offers compact portability with a sturdy chassis, comfortable grip, and integrated carry system. Its detachable full-sized keyboard and USB-C power delivery add convenience on the go.
The device can be used as a traditional laptop in landscape or portrait orientation with its adjustable kickstand. The Z13 ACRONYM stays cool with the ROG Intelligent Cooling Ecosystem and supports multiple input types and boosted graphics power with an XG Mobile external GPU. It has Pantone Validation, Dolby Vision, and a 16:10 aspect ratio touchscreen display for creative work. Gamers will enjoy the 165Hz refresh rate panel, DCI-P3 100% color gamut, and 3ms response time with Adaptive Sync.
ROG Zephyrus G16
The new Zephyrus G16 is equipped with an Intel Core i9 13900H CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 Laptop GPU. It features a 16-inch QHD+ 240Hz Nebula Display and a versatile 180° ErgoLift hinge.
The G16 offers excellent audio with six speakers and Dolby Atmos, and easy voice audio capture with the 3D Mic Array. It has ample storage, expandable memory, Thunderbolt 4 support, and a reliable cooling system with Dual Arc flow fans and six heat pipes.
TUF A16 Advantage Edition
The ASUS TUF Gaming A16 Advantage Edition is a powerful laptop designed for seamless streaming and gaming. It features the latest AMD Ryzen 9 7940HS Mobile Processor with AMD Smart Access Graphics and AMD Dynamic Switchable Graphics. The slim bezels, 90% screen-to-body ratio, Full HD resolution panel, and 165Hz refresh rate with 100% sRGB coverage enhance the gaming experience.
The laptop has efficient cooling with dual 84-blade fans, ARC Flow design, up to seven heat pipes, and four exhaust vents. The rugged chassis features a military-inspired Sandstorm paint and a large 90Whrs battery. Dolby Atmos support provides immersive audio, and Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation ensures clear communication.
ROG Flow X13
The upgraded Flow X13 is now more flexible, powerful, and portable than ever. With its ultra-slim 13″ 1.3kg chassis, it delivers speedy gaming performance with the latest 4nm Ryzen 9 7940HS CPU with Phoenix architecture. You can enhance graphics with the optional XG Mobile eGPU featuring up to an NVIDIA RTX 4090 mobile GPU.
The high-resolution QHD+ panel offers a 165Hz refresh rate, and it’s touch-enabled with Scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass DXC and MPP 2.0 stylus support. The X13 has a 360-degree hinge for four different viewing configurations. It also features one-touch power-on and a Full HD Camera upgrade with Windows Hello Face Unlock for faster and more secure logins. With its lightweight and comfortable design, it easily fits into crowded bags, leaving more space for your favorite gaming gear.
ROG Flow Z13
The device excels in productivity with its kickstand and included keyboard, providing a better cooling environment than standard laptops. It weighs just 1.18 Kg and offers up to a 14-core Intel Core i9-13900H CPU and a GeForce RTX 4060 Laptop GPU, allowing for PC gaming on the go.
For additional performance, you can connect to the powerful NVIDIA RTX 4090 powered XG Mobile. The 2-in-1 form factor of the Z13 enhances airflow efficiency. The display is optimized for gaming or creativity, featuring a 16:10 aspect ratio touchscreen with Gorilla Glass 5 protection and a QHD+ 165Hz ROG Nebula display panel with 500 nits peak brightness for smooth gaming.
The refreshed TUF A15 & A17 is a high-performance gaming device available in 15″ and 17″ sizes. It features the latest AMD Ryzen R9 7940HS Processor with Radeon™ Graphics (8 cores/16 threads) and up to NVIDIA RTX 4060 graphics at 140W max TGP, delivering exceptional gaming performance. The Adaptive-Sync allows for smooth gameplay with either a QHD 165Hz or FHD 144Hz panel.
It also includes the MUX Switch with NVIDIA Advanced Optimus support, reducing latency and boosting performance by 5-10% on average. The machine is equipped with two 84-blade Arc Flow Fans for improved cooling performance and reduced noise.
The TUF series remains cool even during intensive gaming sessions. Additionally, the power-efficient AMD processor combined with the 90Whrs battery enables up to 12.5 hours of online browsing and 12 hours of movie playback. Quick charging technology can restore the battery to 50% charge in just 30 minutes.
The advanced TUF Gaming F15 and F17 laptops are designed for gamers seeking durability and portability. With the latest Intel Core i9-13900H Processor and up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 GPU, these laptops provide high-performance gaming experiences. They feature an included MUX switch for a competitive advantage in games and can handle intense workloads for both gaming and content creation.
The new flipped mini-LED backlighting mechanism on the keyboard ensures precise and uniform lighting while conserving energy. The thin 4.6mm bezels offer an 80% screen-to-body ratio, and a 720p camera and integrated microphone array are located on the top bezel for convenience.
Users can enhance multitasking by connecting a second monitor via Thunderbolt 4. The dual speakers now support Dolby Atmos and Hi-Res Audio, delivering high-fidelity sound. The TUF Gaming F15/F17 laptop is lightweight, portable, and equipped with a 90Whrs battery for all-day battery life.
The Zephyrus G14 is a powerful and portable device designed for gaming and content creation. It features an 18.5mm Mg-Al chassis and weighs starting at 1.65kg without AniMe Matrix. Equipped with the latest AMD Ryzen 7000 series Processor and NVIDIA RTX 4000 series Graphics with a MUX Switch and NVIDIA Advanced Optimus, it delivers impressive performance. The new QHD+ Nebula display offers a fast 165Hz refresh rate, 500 nits peak brightness, and 100% coverage of the DCI-P3 color space for vibrant and immersive content.
Users can choose models with the iconic AniMe Matrix panel for a unique laptop experience. The Zephyrus G14 now has a taller 16:10 aspect ratio for more screen space. The cooling system is enhanced with a Vapor Chamber that provides 50% more motherboard area coverage compared to heat pipes, and liquid metal is used on both the processor and GPU for improved heat dissipation.
Pricing and availability
You can now purchase the latest ASUS ROG/TUF laptops through various channels. Online options include the ASUS e-shop, Flipkart, and Amazon.
If you prefer a physical store experience, you can visit ASUS Exclusive Stores or ROG Stores. Additionally, you can find these laptops at multi-brand retailers such as Croma, Vijay Sales, Reliance Digital, and all authorized ASUS dealers.