Asus new Republic of Gamers Lineup for 2018 is very interesting. In fact, it has a new design language going on. We are taking a look at Asus ROG Strix Hero Edition, which is their new entry level ROG Gaming Laptop.

Asus Strix Hero Edition



The ROG Strix Hero edition is now 2.4cm thin and light as 2.5kg. Unlike the other gaming laptop that packs a 5V Fan, the Strix Hero packs a 12V Dual fan thermal module that has 92% higher air pressure, up to 41% higher airflow. The keyboard has four customizable RGB-backlit zones along with four hotkeys. The QWER keys are highlighted and it also comes with N-key rollover for precision. Not just that, it has a D- Door for easy upgradability, be it the RAM, Storage.

One of the feature that makes Strix Hero stand apart is the 120Hz Refresh rate IPS Display which will give you that amazing animation and eliminates lag and motion blur. Under the hood, the Strix Hero runs a Intel Core i7-7700HQ with Nvidia GeForce GTX1050 GDDR5 4GB. For storage, it comes with a 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD and a 1TB FireCuda SSHD.

Pricing and Availability

The Asus ROG Strix Hero Edition only comes in one configuration and it comes at a price of RM 4,699. It’s now available in the market through Asus Authorised Stores and through sites like Lazada as well. Do check it out. 🙂