ASUS is a force to be reckoned with in gaming market with many brands under its belt and ASUS Zenbook is one of them and now the company has announced the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 powered by GTX 1050 Ti and high-end Intel Core i9.
In terms of looks, the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 features a slim full metal body and looks very sleek. As for the specs, this laptop comes equipped with Intel Corei9-8950HK processor which features 6 cores / 12 threads, a base frequency of 2.9 GHz and a turbo frequency of 4.80 GHz.
Furthermore, the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 features 8 GB/16 GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM, GTX 1050 Ti GPU, 15.6″ 1080p/4K IPS display, and offers a lot of choice for storage.
However, no price point has been revealed for this premium laptop but ASUS has noted that Zenbook Pro 15 will launch by the end of May.
Speaking of ASUS, Nvidia 144Hz G-Sync HDR Monitors From ASUS and Acer will reportedly launch later this month. This is according to PC World’s Gordon Mah Ung, who got a sneak peak of Acer’s X27 Predator. According to Gordon, the Nvidia 144HZ G-sync HDR monitor will release “as soon as two weeks from now”.
Also, a 3 GB version of GTX 1050 is in the works at Nvidia if the report is to be believed. According to the report, a 3 GB version of GTX 1050 is in development at Nvidia, however, there is a possibility that this 3 GB version of the GPU could be China exclusive like the 5 GB version of GTX 1060.
As for why would Nvidia introduce a 3 GB version of GTX 1050? Well, it might be the increasing VRAM requirements of video games and 2 GB VRAM is not enough in most cases to run games at a decent frame rate at 1080p resolution.
What do you think of Zenbook Pro 15 from ASUS with GTX 1050 Ti and Intel Core i9? Let us know in the comments.