ASUS ROG GL552 Gaming Notebook Launched At Rs.70,999 In India

ASUS, takes gaming experiences a notch higher with the launch of its latest notebook ROG GL552. Built to offer limitless gaming performance, it features an attentive design, flawless visuals and instant upgrades for impactful gaming and content needs.

A leading brand, driven by the strength of mastering technological innovation and design perfection for the ultimate life-enhancing and computing experience, ASUS packs in an attractive design and intricate detailing in the ROG GL552.ASUS-ROGGL552-gaming-laptop-2Its unique features involve the excellence of SonicMaster and AudioWizard. The exclusive SonicMaster gives it crystal clear high-fidelity audio accompanied by ROG AudioWizard that serves up to five presets tailor-made for popular game genres to engage gamers like never before.

Powered by up to quad-core 4th-generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor – 4720HQ, NVIDIA®GeForce® GTX™ 950 graphics, ROG GL552 can run graphics intensive games and applications smoothly with superior performance at once.ASUS-ROGGL552-gaming-laptop-1The gaming machine allows users to frag fast and frag first which makes it a super-hit amongst gamers. Enabled with GameFirst III technology, it prioritises the flow of game data across networks, which renders gaming smoother and banishes lag.

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Peter Chang, Regional Head, South Asia & Country Manager, System Business Group, ASUS India said, “We are extremely elated to announce gaming without limits with the launch of ROG GL552. Backed by high strength, it takes design aesthetics a notch higher with F22 stealth fighter-inspired design that commands the game. It brings the best of Intel and Microsoft integrated into the device to endow it with maximum gaming capabilities.”

“Intel® has always been committed to bringing the best computing experiences to consumers, with innovation in our DNA, we strive to bring relevant technology across price points and form factors. The ROG GL552 from ASUS, with excellent gaming performance, coupled with attentive design and powered by the Intel® Processor Family will bring alive a totally immersive gaming experience. By continuing to work with ASUS, we will drive technology transitions and form factor innovations with the right mix of flexibility and choice to consumers for their computing needs” said,Anand Dhand, Director, MNC Business, Intel South Asia.

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The device is further strengthened with intricate Mayan detailing above the backlit keyboard. ROG GL552 has easy-touch and low profile keys which deliver perfect-response 1.8mm travel distance. In addition to this, the WASD marked key group and dedicated numeric pad enable fast and full control. This solid, one-piece construction keyboard is illuminated by a ROG-red backlight for visibility at all times.

It comes with 1TB 7200 rpm 2.5’ HDD of hard drive storage so that you can store and enjoy speed in abundance. Indulge in stunning visuals with the 15.6 inch Full HD IPS panel with its (178degree viewing angle) glare resistant display which is distraction-free. It has an upgradeableASUS-ROGGL552-gaming-laptop-4 dedicated Memory door on the bottom side for instant and easy upgrades. Enhanced by its illuminated yet low profile, specially designed keyboard that delivers perfect and quick response, the ROG GL552 is ready to play!

Availability & Pricing

ASUS ROG GL552 will be available for Rs. 70,999;  at all leading ecommerce websites Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon and ASUS Exclusive Stores and other convention channels  from 22nd June’ 15 onwards.

Detailed ASUS ROG GL552 Specifications

Model NameGL552JX-CN009H
colorBlack+Gray
On board processorIntel® Core™ i7-4720HQ Processor, 2.6 GHz (6M Cache, up to 3.6 GHz)
Operating SystemWindows 8.1 (64bit)
ChipsetMobile Intel® HM86 Express Chipset
Memory Slot2x
How to upgrade memoryUpgradable
 dedicate Memory door on Bottom side
Total System MemoryDRAMDDR3 4G *2 + DRAM DDR3 4G *2(8GB DDR3 1600)
StorageSATA 1TB 7200RPM 2.5′ HDD
Display15.6’//LED Back-lit//Slim 200nits//FHD 1920×1080 16:9//
External video display modesHDMI 1.4
VGA max. 2048*1536 @85Hz refresh rate
Video GraphicsNVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 950M ( N16P-GT)
IGPUIntel HD Graphics 4600
Video memoryDDR3 2GB
Video CameraHD web camera
Optical Drive[SATA] 8.9″mm 8X Super Multi with Double Layer
Wireless802.11bgn+Bluetooth 4.0
LAN10/100/1000 Mbps
Card ReaderSpec: SD?MMC?MS
USB Port3x USB 3.0
Interface1x Headphone-out & Audio-in Combo Jack
1x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1x VGA Port (D-Sub)
1x HDMI
AudioBuilt-in speaker
Built-in microphone
Sonic Master
Weight (Kg) 2.60 KG (with 4 cell battery)
Dimension (cm)38.2(W) x 25.5(D) x 1.60 ~ 3.26 (H) cm
Battery48WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion Battery Pack
Keyboard typeIlluminated Chiclet Keyboard
Keyboard SpecificationASUS 348mm keyboard with 19mm full size key pitch, integrated Numeric keypad
Supplied AccessoriesGaming Carry bag & Headset
Gaming Mouse
MRP70,999

 

Amol Wagh

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