The new NanoEdge design featured on this laptop has a thin 6.5mm bezel for extreme immersion in a much more compact package. FX505 features an IPS-level panel that has an ultra-fast 144Hz refresh rate for a super smooth gaming experience with minimal motion blur. A 100% sRGB colour gamut and wide-view angles ensure consistent and vivid colours.
Infused with the spirit of The Ultimate Force (TUF), this laptop has passed a series of rigorous tests. This laptop can successfully survive varying conditions including solar radiation exposure, high altitude, and temperature extremes. It's certified to withstand anything from accidental knocks to sudden drops on a desk.
FX505 features three stand-out designs that exude toughness and power. The aluminium Gunmetal Grey or black plastic cover features the distinctive Radiating-X design with a complementary sand-blasted or brushed finish for that fantastic look. A hexagonal design incorporated on the underside of the laptop provides additional structural rigidity.
FX505 boasts a keyboard that's optimized for gaming and features RGB-backlighting across all zones that can be controlled via the TUF Aura Core panel. The HyperStrike technology ensures more precise typing and improved ergonomics thanks to a desktop-inspired layout with a highlighted WASD key group, broader space bar, isolated arrow keys, and recognizable gaps between the function keys. In addition, Overstroke technology registers keystrokes faster for accurate and effortless control.
This laptop is powered by an 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H hexa-core processor for speeds of up to 3.9 GHz. With six cores and up to 23% more power than the previous generation, this latest processor allows for faster, more efficient multitasking, including simultaneous gaming, recording, and live-streaming. FX505 can also comes equipped with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 graphics for vivid visuals and super smooth gameplay.
HyperCool technology that is exclusive to ASUS features the Anti-Dust Cooling (ADC) system and Fan Overboost technology to ensure exceptional cooling during gaming marathons.
DTS Headphone: X technology delivers immersive, high-fidelity 7.1-channel virtual surround sound for theatre-quality audio, even when you're using a headset. It features optimized settings for games, sports, and movies, and has a built-in equalizer for additional fine-tuning.
FX505 features one of the fastest Wi-Fi standards available today - the latest Intel 802.11ac Wave 2 delivers data transfer rates of up to an incredible 1.7Gbps - 12X faster than baseline 802.11b/g/n! Additionally, the 2x2 MIMO configuration provides up to 30% wider coverage than a 1x1 setup. Enjoy streaming your favourite movies in high-resolution or play online with fewer connection drops, even if FX505 is farther away from your router.
The 1TB 5400rpm FireCuda SSHD loads games at a blazing speed as it is more than 2X faster than 5400rpm HDDs found in rival laptops. FireCuda's flash memory acts as a cache, saving frequently used data without accessing the hard drive. This lowers power consumption and improves performance.
This gaming laptop is built to handle some serious multitasking - FX505 pairs its hexa-core processor with up to 32GB of dual-channel DDR4 2666MHz memory for improved performance and energy efficiency.
FX505 comes equipped with a host of I/O ports including a single USB 2.0 and two USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports for your gaming peripherals, as well as HDMI 2.0 to connect to an external display. All ports are located on the left side of the laptop so there's nothing to interfere with right-handed mouse usage.
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