Taiwanese company ASUSTeK Computer was the first manufacturer to introduce a laptop based on the AMD Ryzen processor. Moreover, ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC laptop also seen on the Computex 2017 also received the Radeon RX 580 graphics adapter, which has not yet been used by mobile gaming systems.
As the “heart” of the ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC, the eight-core desktop processor AMD Ryzen 7 1700 stands. It should be recalled that this CPU operates at frequencies from 3 to 3.7 GHz in boost mode, has 16 Megabytes of L3 cache memory and is characterized by a nominal TDP of 65 watts.
For the processing of graphics, as already mentioned, meets the adapter Radeon RX 580, operating 2304 stream processors and equipped with four gigabytes of video memory GDDR5. The operating frequency of the GPU in dynamic overclocking is over 1200 MHz. In this case, as noted by representatives of ASUS, the level of TDP of this video adapter was reduced to 65 watts.
The system also includes a 2.5-inch hybrid drive (SSHD) of 1 TB, a SSD of the M2 form factor of 512 GB, and 32 gigabytes of DDR4-2400 RAM. In addition, the laptop is equipped with a 17.3-inch display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and support for AMD FreeSync 2.0 synchronization technology. The weight of the laptop is about three kilograms.
Regarding the recommended price and the release date of the ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC, no information was received.