CES 2022: The ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 For 2022, Ryzen 6000 Mobile with Radeon Graphics
Some suppliers have integrated comprehensive AMD offerings to satisfy user demand in the last couple of years since the debut of AMD’s Ryzen mobile and Radeon offerings, along with a significant performance boost over previous generations. ASUS announced its ROG Zephyrus G14 for 2022 at CES 2022, which has AMD’s latest Ryzen 6000 series mobile processors and Radeon RX 6000 series mobile GPUs. It also has a number of other eye-catching design aspects, making it one of the most appealing gaming laptops on the market this year.
The ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 gaming laptop series has been updated for 2022 with new features like a 720p webcam with Windows Hello integration and ASUS’s newest Nebula 14-inch display. Focusing on the IPS panel, it supports 2560 x 1600 resolutions with a 16:10 aspect ratio, a 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, an anti-glare display, a 120 Hz refresh rate, and a 3 ms reaction time, as well as a 120 Hz refresh rate and a 3 ms response time. It also comes with Pantone validation, a MUX switch for bypassing the integrated graphics for improved overall performance, and Dolby Vision support.
In terms of core specifications, the ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 is equipped with the latest AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS processor, which has an 8-core and 16-thread design, a 35-watt TDP, and a turbo frequency of 4.70 GHz. It comes with an AMD Radeon RX 6800S or RX 6700S graphics card, with AMD’s SmartShift technology giving up to 105 W of GPU power and ASUS’s Vapor Chamber cooling system cooling both the CPU and GPU with Thermal Grizzly liquid metal TIM.
Other components include up to 32 GB of DDR5-4800 SO-DIMM memory and a single 1 TB PCIe 4.0 x4 M.2 storage drive preloaded with Windows 11 Home.
The ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 2022 (GA402RK/GA402RJ) is available in Moonlight White or Eclipse Gray in terms of design. A smaller 18.5 mm thickness and a weight of up to 1.72 KG, depending on whether it has an AniME Matrix display or not, are among the design advancements. ASUS’s improved AniME Matrix panel, which is built into the lid and has more perforations and brighter LEDs than prior generations, is available in some models.
The ROG Zephyrus G14 features two USB 3.2 G2 Type-C ports, one of which supports power delivery, as well as two USB 3.2 G2 Type-A ports, one HDMI 2.0b video output, a microSD card reader, and a single 3.5 mm combo audio connection. A 76 Wh 4-cell battery provides power, with a 240 W AC adaptor and 100 W Type-C charging capability. In addition, ASUS included a ROG Sleeve and a ROG Chakram Core gaming mouse in the accessories package.
ASUS has yet to reveal how much the ROG Zephyrus G14 will cost or when it will be available for purchase.