Printed from http://www.electronista.com

New ASUS gaming laptop available for pre-order

updated 01:35 pm EDT, Thu May 24, 2007

ASUS G2S-A1 gaming laptop

A companion to ASUS' newly-released G1S has been put up for pre-order at EXcaliber PC. Despite the name change, the G2S has most of the same specifications as the G1, such as a 2.2GHz Core 2 Duo T7500, and a GeForce 8600M GT card with 256MB of video RAM. The real difference is in the display, which has been expanded to 17 inches, and now supports resolutions up to 1920x1200, surpassing the 1080p threshold.

The 5,400rpm hard drive holds 160GB, and by default it comes with 2GB of 667MHz DDR2 RAM, though this can be expanded to 4GB. The DVD burner supports LightScribe labelling.

Accessories on the G2S include Bluetooth and 802.11a/g/n wireless, as well as a 1.3-megapixel webcam and an SD/Memory Stick card reader. Ports on the system are fairly standard ones such as HDMI, FireWire and USB, but among the others is an AV (RCA) connection, not found on the G1. Configurations of the G2S-A1 start at $2,099. [via Laptoping]



By Electronista Staff
Post tools:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Asus Chromebook C300

When Chromebooks hit the market back in 2011, consumers didn't know what to do with them. The low-cost laptops, powered by Google's Ch ...

Plantronics BackBeat Pro Bluetooth headphones

Looking for a pair of headphones that can do everything a user requires is a task that can take some study. Trying to decide on in-ear ...

Lemur BlueDriver

"Oh no, the check engine light is on…again! What one of the hundreds of reasons could it be this time? Probably going to cost a fort ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News