ASUS today announced the new F570 gaming laptop and the thinner and lighter VivoBook 15 (X505), featuring the latest AMD Ryzen 5 processor with up to 8GB DDR4 memory and AMD Radeon™ Vega8 graphics. Consolidating its partnership with Paytm Mall, ASUS will make both the laptops exclusively available on the e-commerce portal for the 1st month.
Commenting on the launch, Arnold Su, ROG & PC Head of ASUS India said, “We are excited to unveil the Gaming F570 and VivoBook 15 (X505) specially designed for our Indian consumers. Both the laptops feature the latest AMD Ryzen 5 processor and Radeon Vega graphics, ensuring effortless productivity, multitasking, and entertainment. Pioneering the thin and light segment we are the only brand with models catering to this segment with Ryzen processor. We’re positive that the rising brigade of India’s ambitious users demanding more from their laptops would appreciate the latest offering.”
ASUS Gaming F570
The ASUS F570 is powered by the AMD Ryzen 5-2500u quad-core processor, clocked at 2GHz. It also integrates the Radeon Vega 8 graphics processor and comes with up to 8GB of DDR4 memory. The laptop has two RAM slots and is user-upgradable to 16GB of DDR4 memory.
ASUS F570 does get a 15.6-inch Full-HD display and a USB-C 3.1 port. Other features are pretty standard, including a backlit keyboard, the usual array of ports and Windows 10.
ASUS VivoBook 15
The ASUS VivoBook 15 X505, has two configurations processor and integrated graphics options — the higher configuration using the same as the F570’s, while the lower configuration uses the AMD Ryzen 3-2200u dual-core processor clocked at 2.5GHz, along with Radeon Vega 3 graphics.
It gets the same 15.6-inch full-HD panel with slimmer 7.7mm bezels in what ASUS calls the NanoEdge display. The company also claims 81 per cent screen to body ratio. The two configurations feature 4GB or 8GB of DDR4 RAM, upgradable to 12GB and 16GB, respectively. It also weighs lightest among its competitors weighing only 1.6kg.
X505 is available from 30,990 INR – 35,990 INR
F570 is available at 52,990 INR