One of the hottest laptops of 2023 is about to launch, as Asus is preparing the release of the ROG Zephyrus Duo 16 (2023) GX650 on February 28th:
This particular model you can preorder is the GX650PZ-XS96 versions of the ROG Zephyrus Duo 16 (2023) GX650, with the 1TB storage and 12GB NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080 setup, but the XS97 version with a 16GB NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 GPU and 2TB storage will launch soon too.
These are both 16-core 5.4 GHz AMD Ryzen 9 and dual-channel DDR5 (4800 MHz) RAM powered laptops with their famous dual screens.
The main screen is a 16-inch mini-LED display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600, 240 Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time, and a class leading 1100 nits max brightness, while the secondary screen on the keyboard is a 14-inch Gorilla Glass protected screen called ScreenPad Plus, featuring a resolution of 3840 x 1100 and stylus support.
Other high end specs for optimized performance on as many levels as possible includes PCIe 4.0 NVMe M2.2 Performance SSD, HDMI 2.1 FRL and USB 3.2 Gen 2 ports, a 2.5G LAN port, 4 mic array, 6 speakers, Wi-Fi 6E, BT 5.2, and of course a 330W power adapter and 90WHrs battery.
– Jim Miller