Asus recently launched the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15. Asus Zephyrus G15 is the successor of Asus Zephyrus G14. The ROG Zephyrus G15 comes with a compact design, power pack performance, and insane battery life. So, here is my review of the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15.
The Asus Zephyrus G15 is a 15.6-inch powerful gaming laptop from the Asus, so let’s started and know more about it.
SPECIFICATIONS OF ASUS ROG ZEPHYRUS G15
|Display||15.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS-level 240Hz panel,|
|Processor||AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS|
AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS
|Graphic||NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060|
|RAM||16 GB 3200 MHz RAM|
|Storage||512 GB PCIe SSD/ 1TB PCIe SSD|
|Connectivity||802.11ax Wi-Fi 6|
|Ports and I/O||1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C |
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C
2 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
1 x HDMI 2.0b
1 x 3.5mm headphone and microphone jack
1 x Kensington lock
|Battery||65 w/h with 180W power adaptor|
|Keyboard||Backlit chicklet keyboard|
DESIGN AND BUILD QUALITY
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 is a compact design laptop it’s fragile and light in weight. The ROG Zephyrus G15 weighs only 2.1Kg which makes it pretty handy and easy to carry everywhere you want. The Zephyrus G15 has a sleek metal body design aimed at productivity-oriented tasks, and it looks perfect for that. The silver-blue and black color of this laptop is just an add on to its beautiful build and design.
Coming back to the design of The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15, the laptop has thinner bezels which makes the laptop more attractive and result in the 15-inch display fits perfectly, which above the mark you’d expect. The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 bezels are just perfect, and I love that.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 design and build quality are just perfect, and there is nothing that I can complain about. Asus has done an excellent job with this laptop as far as it’s design and build goes.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 comes with a decent size 15.6-inch Full HD (1920×1080) IPS panel, 144Hz, and having up to 87% screen-to-body ratio. The display has a 144Hz Refresh rate which gives an excellent performance, and it’s a nice display with acceptable viewing angles. The display doesn’t lose the color accuracy if you see the display from different angles, the viewing angles on this laptop are not up to the mark, and just fair in this laptop. The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 also has a 240Hz refresh rate display which also provides you excellent performance while playing games.
For the gamers Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 the high-resolution detail and wide color gamut of the Full HD display, which has a color accuracy across 100% of the Adobe RGB color space. Gamers can get silky smooth gameplay in frenetic shooters on the 240Hz/3ms FHD gaming panel. The ROG Zephyrus G15 has a 15.6-inch IPS panel which has slim 6.2-mm bezels, creating an 81% screen-to-body ratio that feels attractive.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 is offering a good display for those who Playing high games on their laptop. The display is wide enough to work on documents or browsing the web with ease. The display provides vibrant colors and good brightness, and if you want to take this laptop out in daylight, you won’t face any problems with display brightness, it’s pretty much attractive for that.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 packed with the 4th Gen AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS CPU processor and coupled with 16GB LPDDR4 RAM. The laptop comes with a 1TB NVMe PCIe SSD storage, that translates to impressive performance, and it doesn’t let you down.
The AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS processor it’s a great choice, you wouldn’t find much difference while executing, your day to day tasks and workflows. In my long week usage of the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15, I didn’t experience any freezes, lags, or any annoyance with this laptop. The laptop can easily handle multiple Chrome tabs coupled with a video editing session in Adobe Premiere Pro and doesn’t let you down if you try to push it.
Now Let’s talk about the 4th Gen AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS which actually a powerful processor which is a real powerhouse, The AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS has a power full processor which gives you a next-level performance while playing games. If we talk about the gaming performances it’s a great experience it has also packed with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 MAX-Q GPU With up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM support.
If you are gamer or streamer and you want a webcam for your streaming so there is bad news for you the Asus Zephyrus G15 did not have any webcam but that not a big because if a want good quality of stream you should consider a good quality external camera for streaming.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G14 killer performance, It is a truly incredible gaming notebook in terms of battery life. After the Zephyrus continuously surfed the web over-connected to Wi-Fi with the display at 150 nits brightness, its battery died at 11 hours and 32 minutes. That makes it the longest-lasting gaming laptop you can buy right now.
I/O AND PORTS
There are the right amount of I/O ports available in the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15. There is a USB-C, port, 3x USB 3 port, and a headphone mic combo port, I know that’s not too many, but it’s, enough for a laptop that is, as thin and sleek as this one, and having a USB-C port is a plus point. You will not feel any shortage of ports on this laptop, but if you feel so then, they’re a lot of USB-C dongles are available in the market that will bring more I/O and ports to your laptop.
If we talk about the keyboard the Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 has a Chiclet keyboard which looks good and also the keys are easy to use day to day task and gaming also. The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 has a smooth trackpad but if you are gamer you should use the extra mouse for high experience for smooth gaming and easy to use. The Asus uses a backlit keyboard it also has RGB lighting that quite impressive.
If we talk about the power button the Zephyrus G15 has a dedicated button of Asus armory crate with volume buttons. I used keyboard last few days and I haven’t found any issues in day to day tasks. The performance is impressive while using the keyboard.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 is a fantastic laptop with impressive performance. Many laptops put in shame when it’s come to battery life, but that’s not the case with this laptop. This laptop had a great battery life that keeps up throughout the day, and that’s what we all look on a laptop, and it doesn’t disappoint you there. The laptop is powerful enough to handle all of your work needs with ease. The ROG Zephyrus G15 is an excellent choice for working professionals, and for students also who are looking for a laptop that lasts throughout the day. At Price of $1,599.00, I have no issues recommending this laptop to people who need it for handling their productive tasks. If you are looking gaming laptops you can check out here Gaming Laptops