New ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC laptop is finally available on the retail market. The Ryzen laptop was first announced at Taipei’s Computex this year, where this Taiwanese gaming laptop had aroused some interest when it comes with the Ryzen 7 1700 (8c/16t) processor, paired with a Radeon RX 580 graphics card.
ASUS’s ROG Strix GL702ZC laptop is still interesting, especially for those users who are looking for a system like this, besides the gaming, this Asus Ryzen laptop can also give satisfaction in work as well as professional environments.
The Ryzen 7 1700 is the base model of the AMD Ryzen 7 octa-core line, among other things, featuring lowest TDP, only 65 watts against the 125W of the Ryzen 7 1700X and 1800X. Despite this feature, the Ryzen 7 1700 and the RX 580 does not allow us higher battery life, which probably prompted Asus didn’t disclose this data in its official technical specifications.
As for the remaining features, the ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC features a 17.3-inch IPS FHD display with FreeSync, up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD M.2 (SATA 3), 1TB Hard Disk, backlit keyboard, Asus Sonic audio, Wifi AC, USB 3.1 Type-C 2gen and of course Windows 10.
ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC Specifications
- Processor: AMD Ryzen 7 1700 Processor
- OS: Windows 10 Home
- Chipset: AMD B350
- RAM: 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion, up to 32GB SDRAM
- Display: 17.3-inch (16:9) FHD (1920×1080) 60Hz Anti-Glare Panel 72% NTSC with 178˚ wide-viewing angle display; IPS, Freesync
- GPU: AMD Radeon RX580 with 4GB VRAM
- Storage: HHD – 1TB 5400RPM SATA HDD / SSD – 256GB SATA3 M.2 SSD
- WebCam: HD Web Camera
- Audio: Support Windows 10 Cortana with Voice, ASUS Sonic Studio
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2×2), Bluetooth V4.2
- Ports: 1 x Microphone-in/Headphone-out jack, 1 x Type C USB3.1 (GEN2), 3 x Type A USB3.0 (USB3.1 GEN1), 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert, 1 x HDMI, 1 x mini Display Port, 1 x micro SDXC card reader, 1 x AC adapter plug
- Dimensions: 16.3 x 11 x 1.3 inch
- Weight: 6.6 lbs
ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC price in USA is $1,499 and it can be purchased via Amazon.com (“Temporarily out of stock” at writing time).