All feature military-grade durability, spill-resistant keyboards and all-around rubber bumpers to withstand the rigours that electronics often face in schools.
In addition to ASUS Republic of Gaming is TUF gaming with things like waterproof keyboards, military-style backpacks and mouse pads.
TUF Gaming focuses on delivering durable gear that can survive the rigours of punishing play and still deliver reliable performance. Although it started with motherboards, the Gaming series has expanded to a wide range of products including the Gaming M5 mouse, Gaming P3 mouse pad, Gaming K5 keyboard, Gaming H5 headset, Gaming GT501 case and Gaming FX10CP desktop.
To continue supporting the DIY community, ASUS has also expanded the TUF Gaming Alliance program, a collaboration with major PC-component manufacturers to ensure compatibility, stability and durability.
TUF Gaming has revealed its next-generation keyboard, TUF Gaming K7. The first ASUS optical-mech gaming keyboard it features optical switches that eliminate the debounce issues found in traditional mechanical keyboards. It has a frameless design with a top plate made from aircraft-grade 5052 aluminium for exceptional durability. It has IP56 water-resistance and floating keycaps with individual RGB lighting, which can be synchronised using the ASUS-exclusive Armoury II software.
TUF Gaming BP2700 Backpack. Uses high-quality, durable material that repels water and prevents scratching. The military-inspired design of the backpack comes with 12 different pockets to ensure proper storage for gaming gear and features convenient zippers for easy access.
TUF Gaming P3 durable mouse pad with a smooth, gaming-optimised cloth surface for accurate and responsive tracking. Anti-fray stitching adds resilience a non-slip rubber base provides the best performance for any gaming scenario.
TUF Gaming FX505 and FX705 gaming laptops now come equipped with up to an AMD Ryzen 5 processor and AMD Radeon RX 560X graphics card for even better performance.
Here are some key highlights on the latest ROG devices:
MOTHERSHIP: redefines gaming laptops with a revolutionary cooling system that allows the CPU and GPU to go beyond stock speeds and maintain exceptional performance with demanding workloads. Powered by the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics and Intel Core i9 processor
ZEPHYRUS S GX701 (from $3,999): The world’s slimmest gaming laptop that features the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX with Max-Q design graphics and 8th Generation Intel Core i7 processor and PANTONE Validated panel
G703 (from $5,999): offers easy portability with amazing performance with an 8th Generation Intel Core processor, NVIDIA G-SYNC and optimal cooling system
ZEPHYRUS S GX531 (from $3,099): delivers cutting edge performance with a remarkably compact body
STRIX SCAR II (from $2,799): Built for the FPS side of the esports arena, the Strix SCAR II offers lightning speed with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 GPU
STRIX HERO II (from $1,999): optimised for multiplayer online battle arena (MOBAs)