ASUS announced a new 17-inch Republic of Gamers (ROG) gaming laptop G751. For hard-core gaming enthusiasts, an exclusive pre-order with courts will be available from 15 November at http://www.courts.com.sg/ for gamers to secure their notebooks. A complimentary Assassin’s Creed Unity Game (worth $74.90) will be given to every user who has pre-ordered with Courts. The ROG G751 is bundled with the ROG backpack, mouse and headset (worth $397). It is also bundled with Leap Motion Controller (worth $149) which captures the movement of your hands and fingers so you can interact with your computer in a whole new way. Collection of their ROG G751 would be at SITEX 2014. It would also be available at the end of November from $2,198 onwards.
Featuring a gamer-centric stealth fighter-inspired design, the ROG G751 gaming laptop delivers advanced performance for PC gaming enthusiasts with a 4th-generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor and the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 970M/980M graphics card. Capable of delivering gaming desktop level of performance, the ROG G751 is fitted with an ASUS TurboMaster GPU-overclocking technology that enables the laptop to drive fast and memory-heavy games and applications. Furthermore, the ROG G751 possess an iconic thermal design with dual rear vents designed to direct heat away from the user, thereby demonstrating an exceptional level of thermal efficiency with minimal noise. Specially designed for gamers, the ROG G751 comes with dedicated game keys for instant access to Steam and one-click gameplay recording to optimise the entire gaming experience.
Gaming Desktop Levels of Performance
The ROG G751 is powered by a 4th-generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor for smooth and powerful performance required to drive today’s fast-paced games. ROG G751 also features the latest enthusiast-grade NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX970M/980M for sharp, vivid visuals. All that performance is enhanced by ASUS TurboMaster technology which comprises of the ROG-exclusive GPU Tweak software and upgraded hardware components, to support real-time GPU overclocking for a performance boost of up to 5%.
Vivid Gaming Visuals and Optimised Online Play
ROG G751 has a matte, anti-glare full HD 1,920 x 1080 IPS display with wide 178-degree viewing angles for minimal colour shift even when viewed from extreme angles. The ROG G751 supports external 4K/UHD (ultra-high-definition) displays with Trinity Display technology, giving users a total of four displays (notebook display and three other external displays) to work on simultaneously. This arrangement is ideal for multi-screen gaming, movie watching, or multi-tasking.
ROG G751 also has a GameFirst III feature that can optimise networks to provide users with lag-free gameplay. It prioritises game packets and allocates more bandwidth for smooth, lag-free gaming. It features four pre-set modes as well as manual settings for users who want total control over their network. Furthermore, the built-in Network Monitor tool even lets users manage network traffic and test connection speeds.
The ROG G751 will also come with a Leap Motion Controller which is sleek, light, and small – just 3″ long, but it has a wide 150° field of view, and transforms the space above into a 3D interface for your hands. The Leap Motion Controller captures the movement of your hands and fingers so you can interact with your computer in a whole new way. Swipe, pinch or grab in the air and magically see your actions on your screen.
Design and Feel
Similar to its predecessors, the ROG G751 retains the classic F-22 raptor-inspired lines that were used in the previous G Series. Moreover, its aluminium finishing and illuminated ROG logo gives it a sporty and active touch together with the red hinge feature.
Gamer-Centric Keyboard and Features
To deliver the ultimate gaming experience, the G751 incorporates a large multi-touch touchpad for easy navigation and a durable soft touch palm rest on an anti-slip surface. The keyboard is also ergonomically-angled geared specially for user comfort during long gaming sessions.
For night-gaming lovers, the keyboard has an adjustable backlight that glows red in dark environments with specially-marked WASD cursor key for the gamer’s convenience. The ROG G751 also features dedicated keys for instant access such as direct Steam access, one-click gameplay recording, and the ROG Macro Key able to program up to three commands for in-game multi-key actions, applications launching or website loading.
Availability and Pricing
The ROG G751 will be available in two models- G751JY and G751JT. Available at all ASUS authorised stores and brand stores towards the end of November. The ROG G751 will be available for pre-order on Courts website from 15 November onwards at http://www.courts.com.sg/
The pricing of the ROG G751 models are as follow:
Model Retail Price