The Asus G1S is the first model in Asus’s G1 gaming laptop series built on Intel Santa Rosa platform. Featuring Intel Core 2 Duo T7500 processor and Geforce 8600M GT graphics card, this laptop surely delivers impressive performance that allows for watching HD movies or playing 3D games on its 15.4-inch 1,680x 1,050-pixel screen.
The Asus G1S has a distinctive design that combines high-gloss carbon fiber plastic and matte-black with a stress on bright green color. This color is used for WASD gaming keys of a full-sized keyboard, in a webcam and also in a light on a left side of a display that starts to flash when DirectX is activated (which certainly improves gaming experience). There’s a small LED display above the keyboard that displays current time and other useful information.
Specifications of Asus G1S:
- Intel Core 2 Duo T7500 CPU running at 2.2 GHz
- 2 GB RAM 667MHz
- Nvidia GeForce 8600M GT with 256 MB dedicated memory
- 160 GB 7200 rpm Seagate hard drive
- 8X DVD Super Multi drive
- 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless network
- ExpressCard slot
- Memory card reader (MMC, SD, MS, MS-Pro)
The pricing for the Asus G1S starts at $1,889.Tags: asuscard readerexpresscard slotfirewire portgaming laptophdmiintelintel core 2 duonotebooknvidiasanta rosaWi-Fi