Gamers are being favored by Asus at the ongoing Computex 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan. Today, June 4, it has announced three monitors, two of which are for console players, and the other for creative professionals. The announcement list also includes Asus ROG (Republic of Gamers) coming up with two gaming laptops.
Asus gaming monitor includes new Asus CG32UQ for users of Xbox One X and PS4 Pro. It sports a 31.5-inch screen with 16:9 aspect ratio. It features Adaptive Sync and HDR10 for gaming, and precise media playback capabilities as well. Its Halo Sync Lighting mounted at the rear helps ease eye strain like Asus’ Aura RGB lighting for ROG devices.
Second, the Asus VG49V monitor is for gamers who want a wider display. It has a 49-inch screen with 32:9 aspect ratio supporting 3840 x 1080 pixels. The monitor also offers 144hz refresh rates, thanks to FreeSync technology of AMD. The 1800R curve provides an immersive experience. Connectivity specs include one DisplayPort 1.2 and dual HDMI 2.0 inputs.
The third monitor announced is the new Asus ProArt PA34V that’s for creative professionals such as photographers and video editors, alongside supporting casual gaming. It packs a 34-inch screen with 21:9 aspect ratio, supporting 3440 x 1440 resolution. The refresh rate is 100Hz promising heightened color accuracy. It also features advanced ProArt Calibration technology that comes with a guarantee offering on calibration quality. Along with the connectivity options as in VG49V, the PA34V also bears two reversible Thunderbolt 3 ports.
As for the laptops, Asus ROG has brought new Strix (GL504) Hero II and SCAR II, both dedicated for online multiplayer and FPS games. These devices feature narrow-bezel display and 144Hz refresh rate with 3ms GTG time.
The ROG eSports gaming machines are fueled by 8th-gen Intel Core i7-8750H six-core processor with 23% more power than its predecessor. They also possess 32GB DDR4 2666MHz memory. The memory can be expanded up to 512GB M.2 NVMe SDD and 1TB Seagate® FireCuda™ solid-state hybrid drive (SSHD).
Their GeForce GTX 1060 can offer triple-digit frame rates and Pascal-based discrete graphics. Additionally, the HyperCool Pro system ensures protection from overheating. The keyboards are boasted with HyperStrike Pro and Aura Sync technologies. ROG’s RangeBoost technology offers exclusively stable internet connection for Asus eSports gaming laptops. Smart-amplifier technology monitors and Sonic Studio III take care of the audio department qualitatively of the Strix laptops.