ASUS unleashes the ROG STRIX III with a mindblowing 240hz refresh rate, Coming soon!

While most brands were showing off their 240hz tech at CES 2019, ROG was particularly quiet about it. However, it seems that they will beat everyone to market with the availability of the STRIX III Scar edition with its 240hz refresh rate and 3ms response time.

And since this is the 3rd generation Strix scar, a new design ID was due and we love it!! Check out that sexy underglow!!

As for specification, the entire line of STRIX III comes with 9th generation Intel core processors and matched with either a GTX1660TI or any of the RTX GPUs. The 240hz screen is exclusive to the RTX 2070.

Here’s a list of the feature set:

  • Gunmetal Grey or Midnight Black
  • 15” 240hz/3ms Display or 17” 144hz/3ms display meets demanding requiremets
  • 3D Flow Zone and asymmetric lid cut-out increase airflow

And then there’s that KEYSTONE thing. It blew our minds. Here’s what it can do;

  • Immersive Game-on Effects

Provides both visual light and audio effect when plugged in. Different Keystone colors provide different light and audio effects.

  • Game Profile Management

Categorize unique gaming profiles with different colors of Keystone. Easy profile setup process with new ArmouryCrate 2.0. Request user to login ASUS account to sync the profile via cloud

  • Shadowdrive

Allow users to enable an encrypted hidden partition for personal file storage. Shadow Drive can be found on the “My PC” as soon as the Keystone is plugged in

Pricing is expected to range from 99,995 all the way to 199,995, following the same pricing map of the STRIX II series. Availability is May 2019.