ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Strix GL502

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced Strix GL502, a compact 15.6-inch gaming laptop with a stunning display that delivers breathtaking visuals. Equipped with the latest quad-core Intel® Core™ i7 processor and a dedicated, up to NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX™ 970M GPU, Strix GL502 is a gaming powerhouse that delivers smooth performance and highly-detailed graphics with even the newest, most demanding titles. Combined with its lightweight, ultra-portable design, Strix GL502 enables users to enjoy high-end gaming anywhere.


Powerful, portable gaming

Strix GL502 is an incredibly powerful gaming system with a compact, lightweight design. At just 23.5mm high and weighing only 2.2kg, Strix GL502 easily fits into a backpack or bag for high-end gaming on the go. Powered by the latest-generation quad-core Intel Core i7 processor and up to 32GB of high-performance 2133MHz DDR4 RAM, Strix GL502 delivers amazing performance with the latest games. An up to 512GB M.2 NVM Express™ (NVMe) PCIe® x4 SSD together with an up to 1TB HDD provides plenty of storage for large game collections and blazingly fast performance, so gamers spend more time in the action and less time waiting on load screens.

Strix GL502 has an exclusive cooling system that uses copper heat pipes and dual fans to cool the CPU and GPU independently. This design maximizes cooling efficiency for system stability during even the longest, most intense gaming sessions.

*NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics, it’s not stated in the image above.

Designed for gamers

Strix GL502 has a specially designed chiclet gaming keyboard with red-backlit scissor-switch keys that offer 1.8mm of travel distance for tactile keystrokes. It also features highlighted WASD keys, so gamers can position their hands in the right spot on the keyboard quickly.

Exclusive GameFirst III technology prioritizes network traffic for faster, lag-free online gaming. Gamers can choose from four preset packet priority modes — Optimization, Game, Media Streaming, and File Sharing — ensuring the best networking performance for different types of activities.