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ASUS is ahead of Gamescom and shows its gaming news

Specifically, the ROG Z790 Dark Hero and the Strix Z790-A Gaming WiFi II models incorporate the new technology Intel Wi-Fi 7, as well as the latest ASUS WiFi Q-Antenna that enables significantly faster speeds by being able to pack more data during wireless transmission. Specifically, the ROG Z790 Dark Hero model offers a bandwidth of up to 320 MHz, with speeds that can reach 5.8 Gbps.

All of the new boards offer exclusive ASUS technologies that we already know, such as AI Overclocking, AI Cooling II, AI Noise Cancellation and ASUS Enhanced Memory Profile. All of them stand out for providing great USB connectivity and fast charging support on their internal 20 Gbps USB-C (for connector on the front panel of the box).

ASUS ROG monitors with OLED technology

In total, during the press event we have seen first-hand three new monitors from the brand, all of them under the umbrella of the ROG Swift family. Let’s start talking about ROG Swift OLED PG32UCDM, the first 32-inch 4K OLED gaming monitor on the market to feature a 240Hz refresh rate and a response time of just 0.03ms. This monitor has QD-OLED technology and provides a maximum brightness of 1,000 nits, so as you will understand it is HDR. In addition, it has KVM to be able to control several computers using the same monitor.

ASUS OLED Monitors

On the other hand, we have the ROG Swift OLED PG34WCDM, 34-inch ultra-wide with 3440 x 1440 resolution and 800R curvature, which also offers a refresh rate of 240 Hz and a GtG response time of 0.03 ms. This monitor has a maximum brightness of 1,400 nits, DisplayHDR True Black 400 certification and also G-SYNC, ideal for users looking to play big and have NVIDIA graphics.

Finally, ASUS has shown us the model ROG Swift OLED PG49WCD, a massive 49-inch 5120 x 1440 resolution monitor with 1400R curvature, 144Hz refresh rate, and 0.03ms response time. This panel has a maximum brightness of 1,000 nits and also incorporates a KVM to be able to use several PCs with the same keyboard, mouse and monitor.

ROG x Evangelion Collection

We have already seen news about this collaboration in the past, but now we have been able to see them first hand. ASUS has officially revealed the ROG x Evangelion collaboration, focused in this case on the characters of Asuka and her EVA-02. Modding fans and Evangelion Anime/Manga lovers alike will be amazed by the premium ROG themed components and peripherals, decked out in the classic red and orange colors of the EVA-02.

Among the products that we have been able to see include a ROG Maximus Hero motherboard, a ROG Strix GeForce RTX graphics card, a ROG Ryujin AIO heatsink, a ROG Hyperion gaming case, a graphics card holder, peripherals and other accessories.

More ASUS ROG news at Gamescom

During the event, ASUS has shown us so many products that it has been almost overwhelming; Up to now we have told you about those that we consider most important, but we have been able to see many others that we are going to try to summarize in this section so as not to extend ourselves so much. To begin with, we have a box ROG Hyperion GR701 White Edition.

Hyperion White Edition

But we have also seen the ROG Matrix GeForce RTX 4090 with a liquid cooling system that we had already told you about previously, or the new power supply ROG Loki SFX-L 1200W Titanium, a wonder in small size. We’ve also seen the new mechanical switches ROG NX Snowas well as tempered glass mats ROG Moonstone Ace L, or the new controller ROG Raikiri Pro with an LCD screen that we also told you about a few days ago.

But without a doubt, one of the most interesting things, and one that we have also talked about in previous weeks, is motherboards with a concept RTXConnectplates that have a hidden connector to serve the new NVIDIA RTX 40 Series graphics that, as you well know, require the 12VHPWR PCIe 5.0 connector.

Without a doubt, ASUS has started -in advance- Gamescom 2023 in style, in an incredible event in which they have not stopped leaving the attendees with their mouths open and in which they have not only shown us their news , but we have also been able to see them first-hand and truly savor how and what the brand is working on.

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