Asus unveils AMD Ryzen 4000-powered TUF-series notebooks

Asus on Tuesday launched AMD Ryzen 4000-series powered TUF A15 and TUF A17 gaming laptops in India. Starting at Rs 60,990, the TUF A15 notebook will be available in bonfire black (FA506) and fortress gray (FA566) colours, whereas, the TUF A17 (FA706) will be available in fortress gray colour only. The TUF Gaming A15 and A17 are powered by AMD Ryzen 4000-series mobile processors with up to eight cores and sixteen thread configuration, paired with up with a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti and GeForce RTX 2060 discrete graphic processing units, respectively. The laptops support up to 32GB dual-channel DDR4-3200 RAM and come with solid state drive (SSD) storage of up to 1TB. Both the notebooks boast dual anti-dust fans to keep thermals in check. Both Asus TUF Gaming A15 and A17 feature AMD Ryzen 9 4900H processor with 8-cores and 16-threads. The processor is paired with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPU on A15 , and options GeForce RTX and GeForce GTX 1660 Ti on A17. Both the laptops also come with IPS displays with up to 144 Hz refresh rate on the A15 and up to 120 Hz on A17. Further, both the laptops have smaller and more portable chassis than their predecessors.The TUF Gaming A15 and A17 also include dual M.2 PCIe SSD slots. Some models also come with an option for a tertiary HDD slot. Both the laptops sport two USB 3.2 Gen-1 Type-A ports and one USB 3.2 Gen-2 Type-C port.