Asus presented its brand new dual screen laptop ROG Zephyrus Duo 15, built around the new Core i9-10980HK CPU and the GeForce RTX 2080 Super GPU, designed specifically for gaming.
The strength of the new laptop from the Taiwanese company obviously is secondary screen. According to reports from Asus itself, this choice comes to meet gamers and advanced users who are used to having multiple monitors on their desktop for activities such as streaming, chat apps, game guides and general multitasking.
ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 equipped with an "aerodynamic active" cooling system, an optional 300Hz full-HD screen and RGB backlit keyboard. Similar to the Asus ZenBook Duo series, the new ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 features a secondary ROG ScreenPad Plus screen, positioned above the keyboard, which extends across the entire width of the laptop. The 15.6-inch main display and you can choose between 4K 60Hz and full-HD at 300Hz. The secondary screen measures 14 inches and has a resolution of 3840 × 1100 to fit the width of the main display and allow for easy multitasking.
The secondary display will support the "touch", unlike the main one which does not provide it. Asus has designed a hinge that allows you to lift it at an angle of 13 degrees, improving use and visibility, and also "opening" a large air intake for the cooling system.
One of the most interesting features of ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 the cooling system, which allows you to implement one of the new Intel Core i9 CPUs or Core i7 of the tenth generation and a discrete GPU Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super or GeForce RTX 2070 Super in a laptop that still has one of its peculiarities in compactness.
On board the device we find 16 GB of DDR4-3200 RAM soldered with a free SODIMM slot that allows you to add up to 32 GB more. Asus will equip this laptop with dual NVMe M.2 SSDs in RAID 0 for better speed. also available a DAC Saber ESS for audio, stereo speaker, Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5. The 90 Wh battery can be recharged using the supplied 240 W charger or any USB Power-Type C adapter up to 65 W.
The prices of the ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 have not yet been announced, but will be available from May 2020 in some parts of the world.