CES 2018: ASUS ROG shows off strong gaming lineup

ASUS ROG is showcasing the latest and best of its gaming lineup at CES 2018: ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition laptop, ROG Strix GL12 desktop, ROG Strix Flare keyboard, ROG Aura Terminal controller and ROG Spotlight lighting accessory.

This full lineup of new ROG products is designed to enable gamers to create a perfect battle station and enjoy their gaming experience.

ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition

The ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics, and features a 120Hz IPS-level display with a 100% sRGB colour gamut. The RGB-backlit keyboard has specially marked QWER keys and features N-key rollover technology to ensure every keystroke and command is properly logged. The keyboard has upgraded switches with 20-million-keystroke durability to cope with the demands of extreme gaming.

ROG Strix GL12

ROG Strix GL12 is a gaming desktop that is powered by a factory-overclocked 8th Generation Intel Core i7 processor (up to 4.8GHz full Hexa-Core) with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics. It features an expansion bay and an eSports-ready easy-swap SSD tray for easy upgrades.

This model comes in an unconventional design with aggressive, angular ‘slashes’ across the front of the chassis, a transparent side panel and customizable Aura Sync lighting effects. Gamers can customize the lighting effects for the ‘slashes’ on the front panel using over 16 million colours

ROG G703

ROG G703 is the world’s first gaming laptop with an ultra-smooth 17.3-inch Full HD wide-view display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology for a 144Hz refresh rate. Powered by a factory-overclocked Intel Core i7-7820HK processor that reaches incredible speeds of up to 4.3GHz out of the box, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics with a maximum boost clock of up to 1974MHz, and Windows 10, ROG G703 is an unmatched gaming powerhouse.

ROG Strix Flare

An RGB mechanical gaming keyboard that combines top-notch performance with ergonomic comfort, the ROG Strix Flare is constructed with world-renowned Cherry MX RGB switches. Dedicated media keys, including a convenient volume wheel, are located on the upper left of the keyboard for instant access, so the gamer’s right hand can remain on the mouse always. A USB pass-through port lets gamers connect a mouse or other device, and a detachable wrist rest provides extra comfort during extended gaming sessions.