ASUS was showing a brand new keyboard at Computex which is part of their ROG gaming line. It is the ROG Claymore and it features Cherry MX RGB mechanical key switches. Corsair’s exclusive contract to carry Cherry MX RGB key switches in their motherboards is over and it looks like other companies are adopting them.
When you think of ASUS’s Republic of Gamers line you typically think of their motherboards and graphics cards right? Well the Republic of Gamers line is made up of much more than that and today we are going to be checking out their ROG Gladius Gaming Mouse. The Gladius features a 6400 DPI optical sensor, 2000 Hz USB polling rate support, exclusive switch socket design for customizable click resistance, separately designed left and right mouse buttons, grips on each side of the mouse and ROG lighting. The mouse is designed for use in your right hand and is made for all grip types including palm, claw, and fingertip. Is this your next gaming mouse? Read on as we find out!
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the ROG GR6 ultra-compact desktop, a console-inspired 2.5-liter PC with supreme gaming performance. GR6 is powered by a 5th-generation Intel Core i5 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M graphics for Full HD gaming.
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the ROG Sica optical gaming mouse and ROG Whetstone mouse pad. ROG Sica has an ambidextrous design and is especially ideal for fingertip grip gamers. The ROG Whetstone mouse pad features a silicone-fabric construction that gives it excellent mouse tracking qualities for smooth, precise control; it is also both portable and durable.
Custom SLI bridges have been something we have seen from NVIDIA and a couple other companies, but it looks like ASUS is jumping in too. At CES this year they were showing their brand new ROG Enthusiast SLI Bridges. These will match up perfectly with your ASUS ROG graphics card and motherboard.
There are a few ASUS products available in other territories that will see a US launch in 2015. Strix Tactic Pro is a mechanical keyboard available in all flavors of Cherry MX switches (red, brown, blue). Strix Tactic Claw is a 5000dpi gaming mouse geared towards FPS players.
ASUS is adding a new flagship mouse to their lineup, ROG Spatha Wireless. As the name suggests, Spatha is wireless, but if wireless isn’t your thing, Spatha can be wired. Spatha also includes features from ROG Gladius, while adding new features that could really come in handy.
Welcome to another Case Mod Friday showcase! This week we have Darrin Hommel’s “ASUS ROG Table & Rig” build. Here is what he had to say about it: I made this table to go with my Rig. Everything was made by me, PSU Cover right down to the vinyl decals. So this is not only a case mod, but a desk mod too! Check it out!
ASUS has just announced their GeForce GTX 980 Poseidon Platinum graphics card. This graphics card comes with a hybrid cooling solution that allows you to use either air or water to cool the card. Like previous Poseidon graphics cards this card is part of ASUS’s Republic of Gamers line.
The ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) SWIFT PG278Q 27-inch WQHD G-Sync display has been lauded as the best gaming monitor for the second half of 2014. This monitor boasts a 27-inch WQHD LED display boasts a 2560 x 1440 (16:9) screen resolution on a TN panel with 109 pixels per inch (PPI) all tucked inside a sleek looking enclosure that has a supper narrow 6mm thick bezel. Brightness on the PG278Q is rated at up to 350 cd/m² and it has a 1000:1 contrast ratio with the ability to display 72% of the NTSC color gamut. It also has gamer oriented features like NVIDIA G-Sync technology, a super fast 144MHz refresh rate, 1ms response times, support for NVIDIA 3D Vision, Ultra Low Motion Blur (ULMB) and This display won’t be able to match the Adobe RGB performance seen on IPS or IGZO monitors, but you should be able to calibrate it for 100% sRGB and it looks pretty damn good at nearly any viewing angle. Basically, this is one high-end gaming monitor! Read on to learn more about it!
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