Handheld console Asus ROG Ally Z1 Extreme
Asus ROG Ally is a powerful console that impresses with impressive functions and compact size. Measuring 280 x 111 x 212mm and weighing just 608g, it's exceptionally portable while offering outstanding performance.
The console is powered by an AMD Ryzen Z1 Extreme processor of the Zen 4 architecture. With 8 cores and 16 threads and 24 MB of cache, it offers exceptional computing power. The processor can easily handle demanding tasks thanks to a boost frequency of up to 5.10 GHz. The graphics performance is supported by AMD Radeon Navi 3 graphics with 12 CU, clock frequency up to 2.7 GHz, and 8.6 TFlops. This enables smooth gameplay and impressive visuals on the 17.8 cm (7-inch) screen with a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels in a 16:9 format.
With a 120Hz refresh rate and 7ms response time, fast movements and action scenes are displayed smoothly and without lag. The screen is protected by Gorilla Glass DXC and Gorilla Glass Victus and offers a high brightness of 500 nits and a contrast ratio of 1200:1. The anti-glare coating ensures an anti-glare display even in strong ambient light. FreeSync Premium Adaptive Sync technology provides a smooth gaming experience without tearing or stuttering.
The console has 16 GB of LPDDR5 memory with a speed of 6400 MT/s in dual-channel mode, which ensures fast and responsive performance. A 512 GB PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 SSD drive, which offers extremely high data transfer speeds, takes care of storing games.
An M.2 slot also supports external SATA or NVMe drives. In terms of connectivity, the console offers Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax) for fast wireless connections, while Bluetooth 5.2 allows wireless connection to other devices.
ROG Ally runs the Windows 11 operating system, which allows playing games from all the most popular digital services such as Steam, EA Play, Ubisoft Connect, GOG, and Microsoft Game Pass.