After announcing them back in May, ASUS has announced the local pricing and availability of their latest gaming laptops, the ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition and ROG Flow X16.
ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition
The new ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition houses a 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12950HX and RTX 3080 Ti GPU underneath. These are accompanied by 32GB DDR5-4800 memory as well as a 1TB HDD and 1TB PCIe Gen 4 storage.
The ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition also features a custom vapour chamber that’s paired with ROG’s own
Conductonaut Extreme liquid metal that has been applied to both the CPU and GPU. This allows for the laptop to push its performance, with a maximum CPU TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 65W and a maximum GPU TGP (Total Graphics Power) of 175W with Dynamic Boost.
The ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition sports a 17.3-inch IPS display with a QHD (2560 x 1440) resolution, 240Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time. The new laptop also features a unique cyberpunk aesthetic with art done in invisible ink on the laptop’s metal body. The invisible ink will appear blue and green when shone under a UV light.
Below are the full specifications of the ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition.
ROG Flow X16
The ROG Flow X16 is a new convertible 2-in-1 laptop with a 16-inch QHD micro LED or IPS screen, a 16:10 aspect ratio, and a refresh rate of 165Hz. The AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS processor and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Laptop GPU are also present. XG Mobile external GPUs are also supported by the laptop.
ASUS also added Frost Force Technology and a Pulsar Heatsink with three fans and a high-density heatsink to assist keep the ROG Flow X16’s thermals in check.
Check out the full specifications of the ROG Flow X16 below.
Price and availability
Both the ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition and ROG Flow X16 are available now in Malaysia. Below are the retail prices for each laptop.
ROG Strix SCAR 17 Special Edition:
ROG Flow X16: