ASUS ROG GL503 and GX501 Gaming Laptops with 8th Gen Core i7 processor launched in India


ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has launched Strix GL503GE and Zenphyrus GX501GI, gaming laptops in India powered by 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GTX 10 series GPU. The GL503 and GX501 come with 120Hz and 144Hz high refresh rate respectively for immersive gaming experience.

The ROG GX501 (Zephyrus) has a blade-inspired design and has a profile that tapers from 17.9mm down to just 16.9mm at its thinnest point. It’s currently the world’s thinnest gaming laptop that’s powered by the latest 8th Generation Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (Max-Q) graphics.

ASUS ROG Strix Edition GL503GE-EN038T specifications

    • 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) LED Backlit TN Anti-glare Display, 120Hz, 3ms, 94% NTSC
    • Intel Core i7-8750H(8th Gen) processor, 2.2 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 4.1 GHz, 4GB GDDR5 NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1050 Ti Graphics
    • 16GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM, 256GB SATA M.2 SSD and 1TB SATA 5400rmp 2.5″ HDD, SD Card Reader
    • Windows 10 Home
    • WiFi 802.11ac 2×2, Bluetooth 4.1,  1 x USB 2.0 Type A, 3 x USB 3.1 Type A (1st Gen), 1 x USB 3.1 Type C (2nd Gen) with Thunderbolt 3 , 1 x HDMI Port (v1.4)
    • Dimensions:  384 x 262 x 24 mm; Weight: 2.6 kg
    • 3.5mm headphone and mic combo jack, 2x 3.5W speaker with Smart AMP technology,  Sonic Studio and Sonic Radar, Array microphone
    • 4 Cells 64 Whrs Battery

ASUS ROG Zenphyrus Edition GX501GI-EI004T specifications

    • 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) LED Backlit IPS Anti-glare Display with NVIDIA G-Sync Support, 144Hz, 100% sRGB
    • Intel Core i7-8750H (8th Gen) processor, 2.2 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 4.1 GHz,  8GB GDDR5X NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1080 (Max-Q) Graphics
    • VR Ready,  ROG Active Aerodynamic System (AAS)
    • 24GB DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM, 1TB M2. NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD
    • Windows 10 Home
    • WiFi 802.11ac 2×2, Bluetooth 5,  1 x USB 3.1 Type C (2nd Gen) with Thunderbolt 3, 2 x USB 3.1 Type A (1st Gen), 2 x USB 3.1 Type A (2nd Gen), 1 x HDMI Port (v2.0)
    • Dimensions:  379 x 262 x 17.9 mm; Weight: 2.26 kg
    • 3.5mm headphone and mic combo jack, 2 x 2W Speakers with Smart AMP technology,  Sonic Studio and Sonic Radar, Array microphone
    • 4 Cell Li-ion Battery

The ASUS ROG Strix GL503 and ROG GX501 are priced at Rs. 1,09,990 and Rs. 2,99,990, respectively and are available for pre-order online on Flipkart, Croma and ASUS Exclusive stores and will ship starting May 16th.

Commenting on the launch, Arnold Su, Business Development Manager, ASUS India said:

As users are expecting much immersive gaming experience & to give them shutter free & smooth gaming experience, we present to you the GL503 & GX501, the Intel 8th Gen powered gaming beast that allows you to have the best ever gaming experience.


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