Asus, a renowned tech company, has officially confirmed the launch of its latest gaming device, the Asus ROG Ally, in India. This highly anticipated release marks the company’s entry into the handheld gaming market running on the Windows operating system. After its recent successful launch in global markets, Indian gamers can now look forward to experiencing the power and versatility of this impressive device.
The Asus ROG Ally comes equipped with cutting-edge hardware, featuring AMD’s latest Z1 and Z1 Extreme CPUs, accompanied by a substantial 16GB of RAM, ensuring a seamless gaming experience. Although the specific chip for the Indian variant has yet to be disclosed by the company, expectations are high for its performance.
To build anticipation for the upcoming release, Asus took to Twitter to tease Indian gamers about the imminent arrival of the Asus ROG Ally. However, details regarding the device’s pricing and availability in the Indian market remain undisclosed, leaving enthusiasts eager for further information.
Meanwhile, in the United States, the Asus ROG Ally is available in two variants, both powered by AMD Z1 series processors. The variant equipped with the AMD Z1 CPU is priced at $599 (approximately Rs. 49,300), while the AMD Z1 Extreme variant comes with a price tag of $699 (roughly Rs. 57,500). Asus is yet to clarify if both versions will be made available in India.
Launched globally just a month ago, the Asus ROG Ally boasts a remarkable 7-inch full-HD IPS display, featuring a refresh rate of 120Hz for smooth and immersive visuals.
With a peak brightness of up to 500 nits, a rapid response time of 7ms, and multitouch support, the display promises vibrant colors and sharp details. The device is powered by AMD’s Z1 and Z1 Extreme APUs, complemented by AMD RDNA3 graphics and a generous 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM, ensuring top-tier performance and responsiveness
It also offers ample storage with its 512GB NVMe storage, allowing gamers to store their favorite titles and media.
One of the notable features of the Asus ROG Ally is its integration with the latest Windows 11 operating system, providing users with a familiar and user-friendly interface optimized for gaming.
The device features a comprehensive control layout, including ABXY buttons, two thumbsticks, a D-pad, bumpers, and analog triggers, catering to a wide range of gaming genres and play styles. In terms of connectivity, the Asus ROG Ally supports Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, and includes a USB Type-C port for versatile connectivity options.
To keep gamers engaged for extended sessions, the device is equipped with a 40Whr battery, which can be rapidly charged at 65W.
Asus has also prioritized audio quality for the Asus ROG Ally, incorporating a dual speaker setup enhanced with Dolby Atmos technology. This ensures immersive and detailed audio, further enhancing the gaming experience.
Additionally, the device features an array microphone with Al noise cancellation technology, providing clear and crisp communication during multiplayer sessions. In terms of dimensions, the Asus ROG Ally measures 28 x 11.1 × 2.12cm, and with a weight of 608g, it strikes a balance between portability and usability.
The Asus ROG Ally represents a significant step forward for Asus, as it enters the handheld gaming market in India. With its powerful hardware, immersive display, and comprehensive control layout, the device aims to cater to the needs and preferences of avid gamers.
Although specific details regarding pricing and availability in India are yet to be disclosed, the anticipation surrounding the Asus ROG Ally is undoubtedly high. Indian gamers can eagerly await the official release of this innovative handheld gaming device, which promises to deliver an exceptional gaming experience on the Windows platform.