ASUS Philippines has recently launched its newest gaming laptop under the TUF Gaming series, powered by AMD’s Ryzen processor, and designed to deliver stellar performance and reliability, at a very competitive price.

fx505dy, ASUS Launches TUF Gaming FX505DY, Powered by AMD’s Ryzen Processor!, Gadget Pilipinas, Gadget PilipinasThe TUF Gaming FX505DY, also known as “The Game Changer,” has undergone a series of rigorous tests, and has passed the MIL-STD810G standard for durability.

fx505dy, ASUS Launches TUF Gaming FX505DY, Powered by AMD’s Ryzen Processor!, Gadget Pilipinas, Gadget PilipinasIt sports a 15.6-inch IPS-Level NanoEdge display with 120Hz refresh rate for smooth and fluid visuals, along with an RGB backlit keyboard for that added visual zing.

The trapezoid-cut design on its lid combined with a powerful dual fan design and an anti-dust cooling system all contribute to a longer lifespan for the device.

fx505dy, ASUS Launches TUF Gaming FX505DY, Powered by AMD’s Ryzen Processor!, Gadget Pilipinas, Gadget PilipinasUnder the hood is a AMD Ryzen 5 3550H Processor, backed with 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and a 5400rpm FireCuda SSHD, which offers better performance than a traditional HDD. Handling the graphics-work, is a Radeon RX560X with 4GB of VRAM.

The FX505DY supports DTS Headphone:X, with 7.1-channel virtual surround sound, an audiophile-grade equalizer, and various audio profiles to suit your needs.

Specifications
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 5 3550H Processor
OSWindows 10
Memory2 slots, up to 32GB SDRAM
Display15.6" IPS-Level Panel, FHD, 120Hz Refresh rate, Anti-Glare
GraphicsAMD Radeon RX 560X 4GB VRAM
Storage1TB 5400rpm SSHD/HDD, Up to 512GB PCIE Gen3 SSD
KeyboardIlluminated Chiclet Keyboard
WebcamHD 720p CMOS Module
ConnectivityIntegrated 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2
I/O Ports1 x Combo Jack
1 x USB 2.0 Type-A
1 x USB 3.1 (Gen 1) Type-A
1 x LAN Port
1 x HDMI (Supports HDMI 2.0)
Audio2W Speakers with Array Microphone
DTS Headphone: X
Battery3-cell 48 Wh Polymer
Dimensions360.4 x 262 x 25.8 ~26.8 mm (WxDxH)
Weight2.2kg

The ASUS TUF Gaming FX505DY retails for PhP39,995 and is now available at ASUS and ROG Concept stores.

ASUS also highlighted other models, such as the X570ZD, also powered by a 2nd generation Ryzen 5 2500U processor, and an NVIDIA GTX 1050 (Starts at PhP37,995) . There’s also the VivoBook 15 X505ZA with a Ryzen 7 2700U, and up to an RX Vega 10 (Starts at Ph26,995).

The company also teased that it’s coming up with a product powered by an AMD Ryzen 7 with NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics, soon.

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.