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Asus ROG Zephyrus M 15.6" Core i7 Notebook - Intel Core i7-8750H, 512GB SSD, 16GB RAM, Windows 10 Home (64-Bit), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080M Loot Price: R38,941
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Asus ROG Zephyrus M 15.6" Core i7 Notebook - Intel Core i7-8750H, 512GB SSD, 16GB RAM, Windows 10 Home (64-Bit), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080M

Series: ROG Zephyrus M

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ROG Zephyrus

Elevated Performance. Uncompromised Mobility.

ROG Zephyrus M picks up where its predecessor, ROG Zephyrus, left off — delivering mighty performance in a minute package. It’s powered by up to an 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor and NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080M graphics, and features an IPS-level display with a superfast 144Hz refresh rate, lightning-quick 3ms response time, and NVIDIA G-SYNC™ technology. The revolutionary Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) ensures Zephyrus M runs cool and quiet even at high processor loads. ROG-exclusive software lets you switch between integrated and discrete GPU modes — the Optimus power-saving mode gives you impressive battery life, while the G-SYNC mode lets you experience its graphics prowess in all its glory!

Active Aerodynamic System (AAS)

The cutting-edge AAS allows Zephyrus M to run cool and quiet without sacrificing performance. Opening the lid reveals an underside vent that leads to a 9mm-high air chamber. Compared to traditional laptop designs, the AAS creates 20% more space for air circulation, increases system air flow by up to 32%, and reduces internal temperatures by up to 20%. A four-quadrant anti-dust design prevents dust particles and dirt from entering the system when the lid is open; while the patented ADC system actively cleans itself by expelling dust particles and dirt through tunnels, preventing build-up in the thermal fins to increase system stability and lifespan. Two high-performance, dual-outlet fans blow air through ultraslim fins, while the unique heat-pipe architecture cools the CPU, GPU, and chipset power components independently.

Elevate Your Gaming Experience

Zephyrus M brings gaming desktop-level performance to the gaming laptop scene. It’s powered by an Intel Core i7-8750H processor with 16GB of DDR4 2666MHz dual-channel memory, and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080M graphics. The innovative AAS ensure additional cooling to cope with demanding gaming marathons. And to house your extensive game library, Zephyrus M features cutting-edge storage, including a 512GB M.2 NVMe PCIe® 3.0 x4 SSD and a 1TB Seagate® FireCuda™ SSHD.

ROG-Exclusive Switchable GPU Software

With Zephyrus M, it’s no longer a trade-off between performance and battery life. It offers switchable GPU mode that lets you choose between the power-saving Optimus or the full-performance Discrete Graphics modes. Optimus mode turns off NVIDIA G-SYNC and lets you enjoy battery life up to 6 hours*; G-SYNC mode unleashes the graphics prowess of Zephyrus M for the best gaming experience ever. These two sides to Zephyrus M are easily-accessed in just a few clicks on the ROG Gaming Center dashboard.

Super Smooth and Seamless Visuals

The ultra-responsive 15.6-inch IPS-level display boasts a 144Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time, and NVIDIA G-SYNC technology to provide super smooth and seamless visuals. The IPS-level panel has a wide 72% NTSC color gamut that guarantees great contrast and color reproduction for exceptional true-to-life visuals, while wide-view technology ensures colors stay true, even when viewed from angles of up to 178°. It’s time to play the latest AAA games at maxed-out settings without visual tearing, lag, ghosting or obvious stutter!

Ultimate Virtual Reality Experiences

Take the plunge into virtual reality. With NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080M graphics, Zephyrus M delivers smooth, stutter-free VR performance at up to 90fps. Plug-and-play compatibility with leading VR headsets lets you easily enjoy fully immersive VR environments. It’s time to play with a whole new perspective.

Light It Up With Aura Sync

Outshine the competition with Aura Sync! Light up Zephyrus M with customizable RGB LEDs and sync it up with Aura Sync-enabled accessories like gaming mice, headsets, keyboards, and other peripherals. Aura Sync offers several unique preset lighting modes, including color cycle, music synchronization, and CPU temperature; you can even program your own color scheme to reflect your own style.

Faster and More Stable Wi-Fi

The Intel Wireless-AC 9560 adapter provides Zephyrus M with Bluetooth® 4.2 support and 2x2 802.11ac Wi-Fi that surpasses Gigabit Ethernet speeds. Enjoy a maximum throughput of up to 1.73Gbps on the 160MHz channel — that’s 5x faster than 802.11n 40MHz channel (300Mbps) and 2x faster than 802.11ac (867Mbps). Multi-user, multiple input, multiple output (MU-MIMO) technology lets you connect to more devices more efficiently and easily.

Smart-Amplifier Technology

Smart-amplifier technology monitors the audio output and makes real-time adjustments, so you can pump up the volume without worrying about damaging the cones — and that makes output up to 250% louder than before, with increased dynamic range and bass. Audio is an integral part of the gaming experience — and Zephyrus M ensures you hear every precise detail!

Pushing the Limits of Sound

Sonic Studio III audio-effects station has an intelligent routing feature made for streaming. The new routing feature ports streams to different outputs giving you full control over who hears what. With Sonic Studio III, you now can share your exciting in-game moments without worrying about frivolous DCMA takedown requests. Sonic Studio III also comes with app-level preferences for instant audio profiles, and improved noise filtering for conversations with total clarity!

Thunderbolt™ 3: Fastest and the Most Versatile Connection

Zephyrus M comes with Intel Thunderbolt™ 3, enabling a total of 40Gbps of bandwidth for data and display-signal streams, combined. Onboard Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 technology enables a total of up to 40Gbps bandwidth for data and display-signal streams, combined. Its USB-C connector makes it the most advanced and versatile port available — providing single-cable docking and connections to up to two UHD displays. With Thunderbolt 3, Zephyrus M opens up a world of possibilities, all via a single port.

Get Ready with ROG Gaming Center

Summon ROG Gaming Center with a single press of a hotkey to see a comprehensive dashboard with loads of useful information, including both CPU and GPU frequencies and temperatures — and use the control panel to make adjustments in real time. ROG GameFirst, Aura Sync, Aura Core, Sonic Studio III, Sonic Radar III, as well as XSplit Gamecaster, can also be accessed through ROG Gaming Center. ROG Gaming Center is even available as an Android app, so you can keep all the controls close at hand.


Brand: Asus
Series: ROG Zephyrus M
LSN: XJ5-DB4-AS5-5
Colour: Black
Model Number: GX501GI-EI023T
Type: Notebook


Warranty: 2 Years

Operating System

Bundled Operating System: Windows 10 Home (64-Bit)


CPU Family: Core i7
CPU Generation: Coffee Lake
CPU Speed: 2.20GHz
CPU Type: Intel Core i7-8750H
Max Turbo Speed: 4.10GHz
Number of Cores: Hexa-Core
Number of Threads: 12


LCD Features: FHD • IPS • Anti-Glare • G-Sync
Resolution: 1920 x 1080
Screen Size: 15.6"


Maximum Memory Supported: 32GB
Memory Capacity: 16GB
Memory Slot (Total): 2
Memory Speed: DDR4 2666


CPU Cache: 9MB


SSD or Flash Memory Capacity: 512GB


Graphic Type: Discrete
Video Memory: 8GB

Hard Drive

HDD Interface: PCIe
HDD Spec: M.2


Backlit Keyboard: RGB


Integrated Speakers: 2 x 3.5W Speakers

Input Device

Keyboard: Chiclet Keyboard


AC Adapter: 230W


Bluetooth: Bluetooth V5.0
LAN: Gigabit LAN
WLAN: IEEE 802.11 ac


Webcam: HD Webcam (720p @ 30fps)


Battery Type: 4-cell
Whrs: 55 WH


Other: 1 x Microphone-in/Headphone-out jack
USB: 1 x USB 3.1 Type C • 4 x USB 3.1

Physical Specification

Item Depth (mm): 262
Item Height (mm): 17.7
Item Width (mm): 378.46
Weight (kg): 2.26

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