At CES 2022, ASUS ROG announced an impressive lineup of gaming laptops. The brand is also releasing a gaming tablet for the first time since Mothership.
New year, new hardware. Traditionally, CES is the event where every brand presents new laptops and the perfect time for gamers to decide if they need an upgrade. CES is also the time to introduce innovative products, and ASUS and ROG never disappoint. This is what we saw a few years ago ROG Mothership’s amazing landing at the show2-in-1 monster requires two massive chargers to achieve maximum performance.
ROG is (more) mobile with the Flow Z13
Last year we saw a presentation of the external GPU Flow X13 and XG Mobile, a compact laptop that can be turned into a premium gaming machine if desired. A great piece of technology for hybrid gamers.
This year ASUS decided to release The best of CES From years past, the result of those efforts is the new Flow Z13 gaming tablet. With Windows 11 operating system, up to 14-core Intel Core i9-12900H processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti laptop GPU, and LPDDR5 5200MHz memory, this tablet delivers plenty of power in an ultra-slim and lightweight chassis.
Games can be played in different ways: classically with a mouse and keyboard, hand held via a touch screen, with a controller along with the kickstand or as part of a robust gaming setup thanks to XG Mobile. In addition to last year’s release of the NVIDIA RTX 3080, the latter is also available with an AMD Radeon RX 6850M XT GPU. D-Flow X13 It was then updated with the latest AMD Ryzen 9 6000 series CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti GPU for the laptop.
Replay with two screens
Another innovative product from ROG is the Zephyrus dual-screen laptop. We reviewed last year ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 SE, which is followed by the Zephyrus Duo 16. New in this model, you can expect the best again, with an AMD Ryzen 9 6980HX CPU and a 150W NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti mobile GPU. New is the dual spec panel, which can switch between 4K 120Hz and Full HD 240Hz, so gamers can choose whether to prioritize resolution or frame rate per game or app per app.
Moreover, the ROG Zephyrus G14This year the G15 and M16 have been upgraded to Windows 11 and the latest next generation hardware, including DDR5 RAM. The G14 stands out from the crowd with its AniMe Matrix display, which this year consists of more small LEDs, for a total of 1,449.
Promotions also for esports
Finally, there’s also the ROG Strix SCAR and Strix G, which are aimed at esports. ROG Strix SCAR features Windows 11 Pro, a high refresh rate display, and ROG Intelligent Cooling with Liquid Metal Conductonaut Extreme. Featuring up to a 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900H processor, a 150W NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti laptop GPU with Dynamic Boost and DDR5 4800MHz memory, the gaming laptop is built for high refresh gaming.
The new ROG Strix G15 and G17 are powered by an AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX processor and 150W NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti laptop GPU with Dynamic Boost for similarly advanced power. The G15 offers Full HD 300Hz and QHD 165Hz display options, while the G17 offers Full HD 360Hz and QHD 240Hz for competitive gaming.
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