Taiwan manufacturer Asus launches new equipment for CES 2020 gaming with a less aggressive and more conventional look, including the fun and original Zephyrus G14 model, and has also renewed the VivoBook consumer range with colorful colors and the Chromebook with a Google device premium. All new PCs include Wi-Fi technology 6. The company also releases product nomenclature to better identify them. Here are his main novelties in computing in this edition of the fair:
Portable Asus G14: fun inside and out!
The new laptop for gaming Asus Zephyrus G14 monopolize all eyes at CES 2020 for its original and unique design. Despite having a discreet appearance at first sight, this model calls attention to a characteristic that makes it unique in its kind: on the outside it integrates diagonally a panel of LED lights capable of adopting different light figures. The user can choose between a good number of luminous images that will be predetermined or he can create one to his liking with different methods (from a photo, painting the dots on a white panel, from a gif or a photo) by means of a application included in the PC.
Although, due to its elegant and discreet appearance, it does not stop at a work meeting, the company has been inspired by the cyberpunk for your creation With the possibility of buying it in silver or white, on the back you can show different logos and images. You can put your own animation, text, music and configure it in different ways to give your team a unique personality. For example, with an animated gif of Pikachu running, plumber Mario from Nintendo, an equalizer or mixing several images.
Thanks to an alloy of magnesium and aluminum manufactured with the Diecast system, its chassis offers a much greater resistance to plastic with less weight and allows to have metal in areas that need more reinforcement. This combination of materials provides more resistance and lightness (1.6 kilos in weight and 17.9 mm thick), says Asus.
For security but, above all, for direct access to an active account on the Xbox Live gaming platform, the on / off button of the device simultaneously incorporates a fingerprint sensor, which avoids having to type the password every Once you enter it (and start Windows, of course).
And what about the performance of the G14? To spare with the new generation of AMD CPU, RTX 2060 graphics and 32GB DDR4 3200 MHz integrated memory that is complemented with storage of up to 1 TB. The 14-inch IPS screen has 120 Ghz and ProArt TruColor certification that ensures accuracy with Pantone colors.
Asus Zephyrus G14 boasts a 10-hour autonomy and offers the practical possibility of charging both conventional USB and type C. It can also be used to recharge the phone with fast charge.
The Taiwanese manufacturer has also presented the Asus Zephyrus G15, which offers the same processor and graphics options as the G14 but with a 15-inch screen, without the light panel and a design very different from that of the G14, although it is also a team With a more traditional aspect so that the user can use it not only to play, but also to take it to any work meeting without attracting too much attention.
TUF Gaming input range doubles the battery
In design, the laptops of the input range of gaming TUF (A15, A17, F15 and F17) change the Asus letters on the back for a modern logo and will be available in silver and black. With ports on the left and one on the right, the frames are now thinner and include webcam support. Inside, it gives the possibility to choose Intel or AMD platform, with features close to the G14. And the new battery almost doubles the autonomy of the team (between 6 and 8 hours).
Strix GA35 gaming desktop
Oriented to players who want the highest performance directly in the box, the team has the top-of-the-range AMD R9-3950 processor, also the highest in the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti range, the new PCIE 4.0 M storage generation .2 SSD and 3200MHZ DDR4 memory. To dissipate the heat incorporates three different chambers, and to transport it comfortably, a plastic coated handle.
More colors for VivoBook laptops
Asus has renewed the VivoBook entry range to attract more creative users and seek to customize their laptop. To do this, he has chosen to introduce four colors (black, white, red and dark green). Recognize this series by its original key Enter With a yellow border, which gives a youthful and distinct touch.
In technical characteristics it is possible to choose up to Intel i7 of the tenth generation, MX250 graph, up to 16 GB of RAM, 1 TB of storage and a NumberPad (a touch panel with calculator). The 13-inch weighs 1.2 kilos with an 88 percent screen ratio. The 14-inch, 1.4 kg and 85 percent. The 15-inch, 1.8 kg and 86 percent ratio.
Asus Chromebook Flip, a premium laptop
This model wants to conquer the hearts of users looking for a Google team premium: It has a fully magnesium chassis, processors up to Intel i7, up to 16 GB of RAM, 512 storage. It offers a 14-inch screen in a 13-inch chassis with a thickness of 13.7mm, a screen ratio of 85 percent and 1.1 kilograms of weight. It is available in two colors, white and silver, and incorporates four Harman Kardon speakers, backlit keyboard and fingerprint reader. Optionally, you can use a universal pencil to draw and write with 4096 pressure levels and an autonomous 300 days.
The latest for professionals: Asus ExpertBook B9450F
The goal of Asus with this team for companies? That it be as thin and light as possible and with military certification. The result: withstands extreme weather conditions of cold, heat and humidity. It does not reach the kilo of weight. It is smaller than an A4 sheet and a little less thin than a double AA battery. Although it barely has bezels (94 percent screen ratio) it comes with a webcam (with a physical closure that disconnects the audio and video transmission). With its 24 hours of autonomy, backlit keyboard, ErgoLift system (elevates the base of the laptop to better dissipate heat) and ports to connect it to everything a professional needs.