Last Updated on May 24, 2020 by Larious
ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 is a dual-screen gaming laptop combining a 15.6-inch 4k display and a 14.1-inch, 3840 x 1100 pixels secondary display that ASUS calls the ROG ScreenPad Plus. ASUS announces the launch of its first dual-screen laptop. The ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 is the company’s latest gaming laptop with high rating design and features.
Asus has partnered with Nvidia to develop one of the best gaming laptop powered by up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER graphics card.
Built on a 10th Gen Intel Core™ i9 CPU, the ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 boasts an innovative design, captivating display, chiclet keyboard, Smart AMP technology embedded speakers and more mind blowing features.
ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 Key Features and Specs
- 10th Gen Intel Core™ i9 CPU Processor
- NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER
- Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro
- 15.6-inch UHD LED (3840 x 2160) Display
- 14.1-inch (3840 x 1100) Touchscreen (ROG ScreenPad plus)
- Up to 2TB SSD
- Up to 48GB DDR4 RAM
- G-SYNC Mode
- Cooled by Liquid Metal
- Gaming Ready
- VR Ready
- Wi-Fi 6 – 802.11ax
- Built-in Speakers with Smart AMP technology
- Support Type-C PD 3.0 up to 90W
Although, the main selling point of this laptop is the dual display, yet, ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 design is another thing to be amazed about.
The ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 use liquid metal as their thermal interface material, which according to Asus helps reduces CPU temperature by 8C.
This laptop is assumed to be bulky due to the dual display, however, the ASUS Zephyrus Duo 15 is one of the thinnest and lightest, yet,durable designs.
Similarly, this all metal designed laptop sports a dimensions of 36 x 26.8 x 2.1 cm and weighs 2.4 kg keeping the impressively sleek design captivating.
When closed, you are left with an impressive fingerprint-resistant magnesium-aluminum alloy with vertical line starting from the edge of the right hinge to the top corner on your left.
In addition, at the right space Asus inscribed the Zephyrus Duo logo.
When opened, the lid host the main 15.6-inch edge to edge display with is almost invincible but present to hold the screen to the lid.
Furthermore, ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 come with the ErgoHinge design which raises the second display slightly upwards when the lid is opened.
The ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 second display is built into the upper half of the keyboard, below the main display screen.
The screen’s top edge lifts off the deck to prop it up at a 13-degree angle, deck, hence, offering better cooling and gaming experience.
ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 laptop sports a 4K UHD Non-glare display for high-resolution. The main display also comes with a 15.6-inch and a resolution of 3840 x 2160.
The display is built on an IPS panel with a refresh rate of 60Hz, wide color gamut, and exceptional color accuracy to ensure pin-sharp detail and bright, vivid colors for more lifelike images.
Similarly, the IPS panel supports 100 percent of the AdobeRGB color space with a Delta of less than 1.5, providing great color accuracy.
The innovative display design provides a 92% screen-to-body ratio and 16:10 aspect ratio that supports 97 percent of the DCI-P3 wide color space for immersive visuals.
While 4k high resolution is great, especially for content creators, the ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 also offers you the option of ultrafast 300Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time at full HD (1920 x 1080) more suited for gaming.
Furthermore, underneath the main screen, above the keyboard, is the ROG ScreenPad Plus, a 14.1-inch UHD 3840 x 1100 IPS touchscreen which serves as a second screen.
The new ROG ScreenPad Plus upgrades the traditional laptop experience, adding an interactive secondary touchscreen that enhances your productivity with more possibilities.
There are also useful quick controls that improve the interactions between the main display and ROG ScreenPad Plus.
You can now launch a video or chat box or many other apps onto Second screen to take advantage of the extra space wherever you are, and without interrupting your work on the main display.
ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 delivers a next-level performance, with its latest Intel processors and NVIDIA graphics.
The laptop run on NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 SUPER graphics card alongside the 10th-gen Core i9 processor.
Similarly, the Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 Intel Core i9-10980HK processor is built on 14nm with up to 8 core and 16 threads which combines together offer a more premium performance than in its predecessor.
Furthermore, there’s a model with an Intel 10th generation Comet Lake i7-1087H processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super GPU.
The ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 processor is built to handle complex, multithreaded applications.
These processors take mobile computing to another level, easily outperforming previous-generation offerings to give you incredibly smooth and responsive multitasking.
Asus has included their ROG GPU switch with the ability to select between G-Sync and Optimus, allowing users to choose between reduced-tearing or battery life
In addition, to support the gaming experience, this laptops is packed with up to 48GB DDR4 RAM capacity and 2TB of SSD storage.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 is a window 10 laptop with the best users experience and accessibility.
The keyboard and trackpad is on of the captivating features about this gaming laptop.
An edge to edge backlit chiclet keyboard is positioned below the second screen with 1.4mm travel distance, hence, allows for full-size functionality.
Furthermore, the Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 keyboard also boast of fast-actuating key switches, like the N-Key rollover and Overstroke technology, which helps registers every keystroke for faster responsiveness.
as of 24th May 2020 10:32 am
as of 24th May 2020 10:32 am
To power the ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 is up to 90Wh Li-Polymer battery rated to last up to 16 hours on a charge.
It comes with a 240W Power Adaptor which offers fast charging for the system.
Similarly, the ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 has a built in 2 channels 4W speakers with Smart AMP technology alongside an Array Microphones.
Furthermore, for input and output port, the laptop have access to Thunderbolt 3 port (with PD), a DisplayPort 1.4, an HDMI 2.0b port, three USB-A ports as well as a Gigabibt Ethernet port (it also supports WiFi 6).
Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 Price and Availability
The ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 price starts at $3000. However, the price increases based on the configuration of your preferred model.
It is available for purchase on ASUS’s official store and other third-party e-commerce platforms like Amazon.
ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 Specs
Here are a few specs of the ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15:
- OS: Windows 10 Home, Windows 10 Pro
- Processor: Intel 10th generation Comet Lake processor (Intel® Core™i7-10875H, Intel® Core™i9-10980HK)
- GPU: NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2080 SUPER with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM or RTX 2070 SUPER with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM
- Memory: Up to 48GB DDR4 3200MHz RAM
- Colours: –
- Dimension: 36 x 26.8 x 2.1 cm
- Weight: 2.4 kg
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch Non-glare UHD (3840 x 2160) IPS 60Hz Display or 15.6-inch Non glare FHD (1920 x 2160) IPS 300Hz / 3ms Display, with 14.1-inch (3840 x 1100) Touchscreen, G-SYNC
- Keyboard: Backlit chiclet Keyboard, per Key RGB Lighting
- Pointing Device: Yes, ROG ScreenPad Plus
- Built-in Storage: Up to 2TB SSD
- Optical Storage: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: –
- USB Ports: 3 x USB-A ports (USB 3.2), 1 x USB Type C (supports USB 3.2, DisplayPort 1.4, Thunderbolt 3, Power Delivery 3.0)
- HDMI: Yes, HDMI 2.0b
- Thunderbolt Ports: Yes, Thunderbolt 3 (via USB Type C)
- DisplayPort: Yes, DisplayPort 1.4 (via USB Type C)
- VGA: –
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes
- SD Slot: –
- Mic/Headphone: Yes, Array Microphone, 2 x 3.5mm jack (one jack for mic-in and one for mic-in and headphone-out)
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0
- NFC: –
- Docking Connector: –
- Mobile Broadband: –
- 2 x 4W Speakers with Smart AMP technology
- VR Ready
- Screen Xpert (with ROG theme)
- Armoury Crate
- Xsplit Gamecaster
- ROG ScreenPad Plus
- Battery: Up to 90Wh Battery, 240W Power Adapter or 65W Power Delivery via USB Type C
- Use Time: –