Asus has launched the latest gaming laptop called ASUS Republic of Gamers G501. This is one of those products was introduced shortly after Nvidia GTX 960M launched, graphics card designed for thin and lightweight gaming laptop.
The Asus G501 gaming laptop powered by an Intel processor, also recently introduced NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M 4 GB GDDR5 RAM graphics card, Asus gaming laptop is coming with Intel Core i7 SoC, 16GB DDR3 RAM and 512 GB SSD. The Asus G501 gaming laptop body with glossy metallic red lines, 2.05 cm thick and weighs only 2.05 kg.
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The Asus G501 gaming laptop comes with a pre-installed Windows 8.1 OS, owns a 15.6 inch screen with two options such as 4K resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels and Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels with 100 percent coverage of the sRGB color.
There are Wi-Fi 802.11ac, HDMI and DisplayPort connectors connect to external monitors, three USB 3.0, SD-card reader, and an Intel Thunderbolt port. Among other things, we can mention that Asus uses two cooling fans with the name of Asus Hyper Cool Technology, both fans are working independently to control of speed for the GPU and CPU.
Taiwanese companies are expected to sell this laptop with a starting price of $ 1,999. In addition, Asus also made two new ROG line Asus gaming laptop called G751 and GL551 with GTX 960M and 965m graphics chip. The two laptops are thicker, heavier and lower resolution display compared to the Asus G501 gaming laptop.
Asus G501 Specifications:
- Dimensions of 15.07 x 10.04 x 0.81 inch
- Weight of 4.54lbs
- IPS Display of 15.6 inches
- Resolution of 3840×2160 pixels
- Intel Core i7-4720HQ 4C/8T 2.6-3.6 GHz 47w
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M 4GB GDDR5 RAM GPU
- 16GB DDR3 RAM
- 512 GB SSD
- Connectivity of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB 3.0
- Battery capacity of 96 Wh