Ideal for those who want to jumpstart their gaming experience, ASUS’ TUF Gaming Series focuses on durability combined with good performance and nifty features at competitive pricing.

Recently, ASUS has announced the arrival of the newest member of the lineup – The FX505DV. It’s a gaming laptop powered by a combination of an AMD Ryzen 7 processor and an NVIDIA’s GeForce RTX graphics card, a first.

fx505dv 1 3The FX505DV has a 15.5-inch FHD NanoEdge display with 6.5mm thin bezels, 120Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time for smooth and fluid movements. Under the hood is an AMD Ryzen 7 3750H, backed by the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060, 8GB of DDR4 RAM and a combination of a 512GB SSD, and a 1TB HDD for storage.

fx505dv 1 1Built with durability in mind, the laptop has also passed MIL-STD-810G tests, which means you can be confident that it will withstand daily use, endure accidental knocks, and survive sudden drops from a desk.

fx505dv 1 2It’s also built with an RGB Backlit keyboard which can be customized using the TUF AURA Core software to add a personal touch and your own unique style. Hyperstrike Technology and a desktop-inspired layout ensures more accurate typing and better ergonomics, while Overstroke technology ensures faster keystroke register.

For cooling, FX505DV is equipped with Hypercool Technology, which uses an Anti-Dust Cooling system, and HyperFan to ensure optimal cooling during long hours of gaming.

To add a new level of immersion, the laptop is also loaded with DTS Headphone: X technology for high-fidelity 7.1-channel virtual surround sound, and theater audio quality when using stereo headsets.

Processor AMD Ryzen 7 3750H
OS Windows 10 Pro/Home
Memory 8GB DDR4 2400MHz
Display 15.6″ LED Backlit FHD, 120Hz Anti-Glare
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060, 6GB GDDR6 VRAM
Storage 512GB PCIe Gen3 SSD M.2 + 1TB 5400 rpm SATA HDD
Keyboard Chiclet Keyboard with Isolated Numpad
WebCam HD 720p CMOS Module
Networking Integrated Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) 10/100/1000 Base T
Bluetooth 5
Interface 1 x Combo Audio Jack
1 x USB 2.0 Type-A
2 x USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A
1 x RJ45 LAN Port
1 x HDMI (HDMI 2.0 Support)
Audio Built-in 2W Stereo Speakers with Mic
DTS Headphone:X
Battery 3-Cell 48 Wh Battery
Dimensions 360.4 x 262.0 x 25.8~26.8mm (W x D x H)
Weight 2.2kg~2.3kg


The ASUS TUF Gaming FX505DV-AL127T is priced at PhP79,995. Click here for a list of stores where you can purchase this gaming laptop.

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.