Aug 07, 2015 Written by: MasterC

ASUS G11 and ROG G20 Concept Desktops Unveiled at Gamescom 2015

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ASUS gave the good people at Gamescom 2015 in Cologne, Germany a glimpse of the future.  ASUS G11 and Republic of Gamers (ROG) G20 concept desktops were shown off at the Intel booth and the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) event, both concepts are powered by the new 6th-gen Intel Core i7-6700K processor along with NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics.  ROG G20 desktops and G751 gaming notebooks demonstrated their gaming prowess at the Microsoft Xbox booth, showcasing the latest Xbox titles.  Gamescom 2015 is running from Aug 6th to the 9th, so if you're in the area, drop in and take a look for yourself! 

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 The ROG G20 has been well-received in the gaming desktop segment because of its compact size and powerful performance. Here at the Intel desktop K SKU platform launch, we’re proud and excited to unveil the G20 concept with the new K-SKU processor for even more powerful processor performance.” said Joe Hsieh, ASUS Corporate VP and GM of Motherboards and Desktop Systems.

ROG G20 is a compact PC that won several international awards, including a CES 2015 Innovation Award.   It features a 9.5-liter chassis, powered by the 6th-gen Intel Core i7-6700K processor, which can be overclocked with Intel Turbo Boost, and amazingly has room for an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 graphics card.  The customizable lighting effects with up to 8 million colors really makes it stand out. 

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The ASUS G11CB concept is a gaming desktop PC also powered by a 6th-gen Intel Core i7-6700K processor and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 graphics card.  It delivers high-speed performance with an M.2 solid-state drive, DDR4 SDRAM, and USB 3.1.  The chassis features a central LED array on its front façade capable of showcasing light effects with 8 million colors, plus three red-lit ‘flames’ on its flanks.  Aegis II software is included to help improve gaming experience, with GameAlive for gamers looking to share gameplay videos on social media.

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The high-performance ROG G20 desktop and ROG G751 gaming laptop were also on show at the Microsoft Xbox booth.  These are used to demo the latest Xbox One titles currently in development, with game developers on hand to talk about the games.

ROG G751 is the current ROG flagship laptop powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX overclockable graphics.  TurboMaster technology is used to GPU overclocking.  It features an intelligent dual-fan cooling system with rear-mounted thermal vents to keep components and the user cool during marathon gaming sessions.  On the top left, there are special hotkeys including a dedicated Steam key that gives users instant access to the Steam platform and a Record key for one-click gameplay recording.

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Press Release

ASUS Unveils Enthusiast-Grade G11 and ROG G20 Concepts

Gaming desktop concepts featuring new 6th-gen Intel Core processor for enthusiast desktop platforms

introduced at Gamescom 2015 in Cologne, Germany

 

KEY POINTS

  • ASUS G11 and ROG G20 enthusiast-grade gaming desktop concepts are on display at the Intel booth and Intel Extreme Masters event.
  • Both concepts are powered by the newly-launched 6th-gen Intel Core i7-6700K processor, along with NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics
  • ROG G20 desktops and G751 gaming notebooks at the Microsoft Xbox booth showcase the latest Xbox titles to demonstrate ASUS’s gaming prowess

 

Cologne, Germany (6th August, 2015) — ASUS today unveiled the G11 and Republic of Gamers (ROG) G20 gaming desktop concepts with the 6th-gen Intel® Core™ i7-6700K processor. Designed for extreme gaming, these concepts are on display at the Intel booth and Intel Extreme Master (IEM) event at Gamescom 2015.  In addition, the ROG G751 gaming laptop and the current G20 gaming desktop are on show at the Microsoft Xbox® booth, where gamers can experience their exceptional performance as they run the latest game demos.

“The ROG G20 has been well-received in the gaming desktop segment because of its compact size and powerful performance. Here at the Intel desktop K SKU platform launch, we’re proud and excited to unveil the G20 concept with the new K-SKU processor for even more powerful processor performance,” said Joe Hsieh, ASUS Corporate VP and GM of Motherboards and Desktop Systems.

 

Gaming desktop concepts powered by the latest Intel processors

The latest 6th-gen Intel Core processors for enthusiast desktop platforms give the G11 and G20 gaming desktops the performance that underlines ASUS’s strong position in the gaming arena.

ROG G20 is designed to dominate the small form factor gaming desktop segment. It has been well-received by the industry, winning several international awards, including a CES 2015 Innovation Award.   The new G20 gaming desktop concept has a 9.5-liter chassis and is designed to be one of the world’s most powerful small form factor desktops. It is powered by the 6th-gen Intel Core i7-6700K processor, which can be overclocked  with Intel Turbo Boost, and has an NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980 graphics card for WQHD resolution gaming and home entertainment.

ROG G20 sports a bold design that features a matte-black finish, aggressive lines, and Mayan-inspired markings. It even has customizable lighting effects with up to 8 million colors. The G20 has a thermal design that takes advantage of natural heat convection, and has a hidden airflow channel to ensure efficient heat management during marathon gaming sessions.

The ASUS G11CB concept is a gaming desktop PC powered by a 6th-gen Intel Core i7-6700K processor and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 graphics card. It delivers high-speed performance with an M.2 solid-state drive, DDR4 SDRAM, and USB 3.1.

The G11CB has an aggressively-designed chassis, with a central LED array on its front façade capable of showcasing light effects with 8 million colors. It also features three red-lit ‘flames’ on its flanks. The G11CB features Aegis II software to help improve the gaming experience, with GameAlive allowing gamers to record and edit gameplay videos to share on social media.

 

ROG G751 gaming laptop

The high-performance ROG G20 desktop and ROG G751 gaming laptop are also on show at the Microsoft Xbox booth. These machines will be used to demo the latest Xbox One titles that are currently in development, with game developers on hand to talk about the games.

The ROG G751 is an unbeatable gaming laptop powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX overclockable graphics. It also includes TurboMaster technology for stable GPU overclocking. An intelligent dual-fan cooling system with rear-mounted thermal vents keeps components — and the user — cool during marathon gaming sessions. There are also special gaming-centric hotkeys, including a dedicated Steam key that gives users instant access to the Steam® platform for one-click gameplay, and a Record key for one-click game recording.

 

SPECIFICATIONS [1]

 

ASUS ROG G20 Gaming Desktop Concept

ASUS G11 Gaming Desktop Concept

  • Intel® Z170
  • Intel® Core i7-6700K processor
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980 4GB
  • 1TB SATA 6Gb/s hard drive (7200RPM)
  • 16GB dual channel DDR4 at 2133MHz
  • 11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0
 
  • Windows 8 (64-bit)
  • Intel® Z170
  • Intel® Core i7-6700K processor
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960 2GB
  • 1TB SATA 6Gb/s hard drive (7200RPM)
  • 8GB dual channel DDR4 at 2133MHz
  • 11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0

 

 

 

ASUS ROG G751JT

ASUS G20AJ

  • 3” Full HD display
  • Intel® Core i7-4710HQ processor
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 970M
  • 16GB RAM
  • 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD

 

  • Intel® Core i7-4790 processor
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 970
  • 16GB RAM
  • 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD
   

 

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About ASUS

ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,326 awards in 2014 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC. ASUS has more than 16,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 5,200 engineers. Company revenue for 2014 was approximately US$14.5 billion.

[1] Specifications, content and product availability are all subject to change without notice and may differ from country to country. Actual performance may vary depending on applications, usage, environment and other factors. Full specifications are available at http://www.asus.com

 

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