ASUS Launches TUF Gaming Laptops Powered By AMD Ryzen Processors

On: March 25, 2019

Taiwanese electronics maker ASUS has expanded its TUF gaming laptops lineup in India. The company has unveiled two new devices, dubbed the FX505DY and FX705DY that aimed at budget gamers. Let’s take a look at the technical specifications of both the laptops. 

Technical Specifications 

Beginning with the ASUS TUF FX705DY, the laptop sports a large 17.3-inch anti-glare IPS display. It bears a full HD resolution with a 60Hz refresh rate. The FX505DY on the other hand, comes with a smaller 15.6-inch screen also bearing an FHD resolution. Both the laptops feature a NanoEdge display with slim bezels for the immersive viewing experience. The FX705DY and FX505DY are equipped with military-grade MIL STD-810G standard capable of withstanding tough environments. Both the models flaunt an RGB backlit keyboard as well. The FX705DY weighs 2.7kg, whereas the FX505DY tips the scale at 2.2kg.

Under the hood, ASUS’ latest laptops are powered by the new AMD Ryzen 5 3350H chipset comprising four cores and eight threads. Both the models pack up to 32GB DDR4 RAM clocked at 2400MHz. The FX705DY and FX505DY are also equipped with Radeon RX560X graphics processor onboard. In terms of the storage, the FX705DY offers 1TB in form of SSHD. The FX505DY comes with hybrid drive up to 128GB SSD + 1TB SSHD. The FX705DY draws power from a 64Whr, 4-cell battery while the FX505DY is backed by a 48Whr, 3-cell battery unit.

Both the FX705DY and ASUS FX505DY run Windows 10 OS out of the box. On the connectivity front, the laptops come with WiFi, Ethernet port, two USB 3.1 Gen 1 port, one USB 2.0, HDMI port, and a 3.5mm headphone socket.

Pricing & Availability 

ASUS has priced the FX705DY at Rs 69,990. In comparison, the 1TB SSHD model of the FX505DY carries a price tag of Rs 59,990, whereas the 128GB SSD + 1TB SSHD variant retails at Rs 64,990.

As far as the availability is concerned, the FX705DY will be available across online and offline retail stores, while the FX505DY will be exclusively available on Amazon.

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.