Asus announced its ROG Moba 5 series gaming laptop models. The new series includes Asus Moba 5 and the Moba 5 Plus and both models are powered by the all-new AMD Ryzen processors along with Nvidia graphics. The main difference between the two laptops is the display size. Further, they include nearly bezel-less displays and RGB lighting on the chassis, in addition to the keyboard.
Asus ROG Moba 5 series price in China
In this ROG Moba 5 series, the Asus ROG Moba 5 price is CNY 12,999 for its single configuration. On the other hand, the Moba 5 Plus cost is CNY 14,999 and it likewise is available in a single configuration. Both Asus gaming laptops are available for pre-order via the Asus China store and JD.com. The sale is ranging from January 26.
However, Asus has not provided any info on worldwide availability for these ROG Moba 5 series laptops.
Asus ROG Moba 5 series: Specs and features
The ROG Moba 5 arrived with a 15.6-inch full-HD (1,920×1,080 pixels) IPS display with a 300Hz refresh rate and a 16:9 aspect ratio. Similarly, the ROG Moba 5 Plus offers a 17.3-inch full-HD (1,920×1,080 pixels) IPS display with the same refresh rate and aspect ratio. Each model gets a bezel-less display and boasts a 3ms response time and 100% sRGB coverage.
They rock with the octa-core AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX CPU and Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU along with 8GB DDR GDDR6 VRAM. As for storage, the Moba 5 provides 16GB of RAM and 512GB M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD storage whereas the Moba 5 Plus presents 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage.
There is a Glacier Cooling 2.0 technology which makes use of two fans and six heat pipes to maintain the laptop models cool under the load. Besides, the company uses liquid metal from Thermal Grizzly because of the thermal compound between the CPU and heatsink. Additionally, they feature high-density fins for higher heat dissipation. The RGB lighting will be managed through the Aura Sync software.
For connectivity, the gaming laptops bring Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi 6, three USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A ports, a USB 3.2 Type-C port with PD charging support, an audio jack, a Gigabit Ethernet port, and an HDMI 2.0b port. Asus added a stereo audio system with the support of Dolby Atmos in these models.
To provide power, the new series packed with a 90Wh battery that supports USB Type-C charging