Built on a 17.3-inch IPS screen supporting 1920×1080 resolution and AMD FreeSync technology, the Asus ROG Strix GL702ZC is the first notebook to make use of AMD’s desktop Ryzen 7 1700 CPU. The notebook also comes packed with a Radeon RX 580 graphics card with 4GB of VRAM and 16GB of DDR4 memory (expandable up to 32GB). It also comes with an M.2 256GB SSD and a 1TB 5400 RPM HDD.
The rest of the features on this notebook include a red-backlit keyboard with 1.6mm key travel distance and anti-ghosting, HD web camera, standard connectivity options with a couple of USB 3.1 Type-A and Type-C ports, Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth 4.2, HDMI and mini DisplayPort outputs to connect via external displays. It also features a 76WHr 4-cell Li-ion battery.