ASUS ROG Strix G17: Premium gaming laptop overview

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Gaming and esports are rapidly becoming popular in India. While the smartphone gaming market is at its peak, PC gaming market is yet to break out to the masses. However, people have now realized how handy a good laptop can be for enjoying a seamless gaming session. And this is exactly where the ROG series from Asus comes in pretty handy.

So, the latest offering from the house of ROG is the Strix G17, an ultra-premium gaming laptop. But the scope of this beast is not limited to gaming, as it can do much more without any hassle. And thus, this becomes an ideal laptop for individuals who recently started working. In fact, individuals who want to “study”, can also take a look at this ROG laptop.

With all the build-up around the ROG Strix G17 been done, let’s look at the features packed with it.

Asus ROG Strix G17 Technical Specifications

The ROG Strix G17 comes with a Ryzen 7 6800HS processor out-of-the-box. The processor has been coupled with up to 4.7GHz clock speed, using a 35w TDP. Paired with an Nvidia RTX 30-series GPU, the device can handle next-gen games without breaking a sweat.

The RAM on the ROG Strix G17 ranges between 16 and 32 gigs, powered by GDDR5 technology. The storage, on the other hand, is 512 GB by default, which can be upgraded through an M.2 SSD.

The gaming aesthetics of the ROG Strix G17 are supported with RGB backlit keyboard, Wi-Fi 6. The MUX switch is also available, which gives an option to connect an external GPU for hyper performance.

Having a good processor and GPU will do nothing if the display is not up to par. Thankfully, the ROG Strix G17 features FHD display with 144Hz refresh rate and anti-glare technology. The pictures look clean and crisp, and this is arguably among the best displays in the segment.

Speaking of the battery, the 90Wh power module can provide up to 12 hours of regular usage. The charging can be done with the help of the USB-C port, that fuels up the device up to 50% in 30 minutes. However, for best performance, it is important to play while the laptop is plugged to power outlet.

The Asus ROG Strix G17 can be purchased here.