Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) to come with Intel Core Ultra processors!

Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) Price in Nepal
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The Asus ROG Zephyrus series is now receiving the update for 2024 alongside the other models. The G14 models are coming with the latest AMD processors while the G16 will be coming with the Intel Core Ultra. In this article, we will discuss the Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) in further detail including its expected price in Nepal.

Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) Overview

Design and Display

The Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) comes in an aluminium alloy body with AniMe Matrix Slash lighting on the lid. This LED array is preprogrammed with 15 animations and comes with customisation options. Meanwhile, this laptop goes up to 17.40 mm in thickness and weighs nearly 2 kilos. Similar to its G14 sibling, it is available in Eclipse Grey, and Platinum White finishes.

Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) Design

A 16-inch ROG Nebula Display serves as the face of this laptop. The panel here is an OLED with a glossy finish. Moreover, it comes in a 16:10 aspect ratio with a 2.5K resolution spanning 2,560 x 1,600 pixels. It boasts a high refresh rate of 240Hz, a response time as low as 0.2ms, as well as 100% DCI-P3 wide colour gamut support.

Performance

The Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) packs the latest processor of up to Intel Core Ultra 9 185H for its performance. These Intel silicone come with Intel AI Boost, which is a dedicated AI engine baked into the SoC. This NPU helps out with AI features like Copilot, background changing, and eye contact correction during video calls.

The graphics here are being handled by a dedicated GPU of up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 with 16GB GDDR6 VRAM. Meanwhile, in terms of memory and storage, we are getting up to 32GB LPDDR5x-7467 dual-channel RAM and up to 2TB PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 Performance SSD respectively. Here, we do not get an option to upgrade the memory whereas the upgradability of storage is unclear as well. On the software front, we are getting Windows 11 Pro.

Battery and the rest

Powering the entire system is a 4-cell 90Wh Li-ion battery with up to 240W AC charging capability. Meanwhile, the charging speed caps out at 100W when done through USB Type-C. This laptop offers wireless connectivity through WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.3. Meanwhile, the Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) offers wired connections through a 3.5mm combo audio jack, one HDMI 2.1 FRL, two USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, one Thunderbolt, and one microSD card reader.

Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) Ports

We are also getting ROG Intelligent Cooling to keep the thermals in check. To explain, this laptop may feature a custom vapour chamber or tri-fan design. Lastly, we are also getting a 1080p FHD camera, a built-in three-microphone array, and a quad-speaker setup.

Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 2024 (GA403) Specifications

  • Design and Build: Single-tone design with Aluminium body and AniMe Matrix LED array on the lid
  • Dimensions: 354.00 mm x 246.00 mm x 14.90–17.40 mm
  • Weight: 1.95 kg
  • Display: 16” OLED, glossy finish, 240 Hz refresh rate, 0.2ms response time,  100% DCI-P3 colour gamut,
  • Resolution: 2.5K (2,560 x 1,600)
  • Processor: Up to Intel Core Ultra 9 185H
  • Graphics: Up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090
  • RAM: Up to 32GB dual-channel LPDDR5X-7467
  • Storage: Up to 2TB PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 SSD
  • Operating System: Windows 11 Pro
  • Webcam: FHD @1080p
  • Audio: Quad-speaker (2x Force Woofer + 2x 2W Tweeter) with Smart Amplifier Technology + Built-in 3-microphone array
  • Keyboard: Backlit Chiclet Keyboard 1-Zone RGB keyboard + touchpad
  • Ports: 2x USB Gen 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C with DP, 1x Thunderbolt 4 with DP/PD, 1x HDMI 2.1 FRL, 1x MicroSD card reader, 1x 3.5mm headphone/microphone combo jack
  • Connectivity: WiFi 6E (802.11ax)(Triple band) 2×2 + Bluetooth v5.3
  • Battery: 90Wh Integrated 4S1P Battery
  • Charger: 240W AC Adapter or 100W via USB Type-C
  • Colours: Eclipse Grey, Platinum White

Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) Price in Nepal and Availability

The Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) was announced alongside its G14 sibling on 9 January 2024. Additionally, the laptop will ship under five model numbers and is currently being showcased at the CES 2024. The company has not specified the price for the Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (2024) as of now. However, we will update this article once more information is available.

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