ASUS G53SW-XA1 Republic of Gamers 15.6-Inch Gaming Laptop

ASUS G53SW-XA1 Republic of Gamers 15.6-Inch Gaming Laptop
Item# AZ_B004X5XL3Q_H
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Product Description

Every gamer knows that the latest games demands the best performance. That's why ASUS made sure that the Republic of Gamers (ROG) G53SW-XA1 is jam-packed with one-of-a-kind innovation that will propel mobile gaming performance to unseen levels.

Now powered by the 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2630QM quad-core processor, experience top-of-the-line adaptable speed and responsiveness for the most demanding tasks. Featuring the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M graphics engine that comes with a massive 1.5GB of GDDR5 VRAM, the ROG G53SW-XA1 leads in DirectX 11 gaming for advanced tessellation and faster graphics rendering. And while others struggle to find the keys in dimly lit areas, the backlit gaming keyboard gives you the edge in the dark to put you ahead of the competition. The ROG G53SW-XA1 showcases a stealth fighter-inspired design with a unique thermal design that promotes airflow and keeps air away from you. Plus, its 15.6-inch LED-backlit Full HD display delivers the latest in high-definition entertainment with brilliant 1080p playback. The ROG G53SW-XA1 breaks from the heard of traditional gaming notebooks with built-in overclocking feature through the ASUS Power4Gear Hybrid utility—instantly giving you extreme power with a push of a button.

The ROG G53SW-XA1 also boasts a 500GB 7200rpm hard drive, 8GB DDR3 system memory, Super Multi DVD drive, high-speed wireless N, SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connectivity, Bluetooth3.0, HDMI connectivity, 2.0 megapixel camera, and stereo speakers with EAX Advanced HD 5.0 sound.

They'll Never Know What Hit'em

Key Features

  • 15.6-inch LED-backlit Full HD display for an immersive cinematic experience with a resolution up to 1920 x 1080
  • 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2630QM processor with Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology for the best visibly smart performance that adapts to your needs
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M graphics with 1.5GB GDDR5 VRAM for leading DirectX 11 gaming
  • ASUS Power4Gear Hybrid that innovatively saves battery life and delivers extreme performance
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 for quicker device charging and up to 10x faster transfers than USB 2.01
  • 500GB 7200rpm hard drive and 8GB of DDR3 system memory for smooth computing and ample storage for all your games and media files
  • Backlit gaming keyboard with an ergonomic angled design for comfortable control in any lighting environment
  • Stereo speakers and EAX Advanced HD 5.0 Audio for premium gaming sound

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Definitive Multitasking

Definitive Multitasking
The ROG G53SW-XA1 gives you all the power you need to create digital video, 3D animation, or effortlessly play adrenaline-filled games with Intel's leading-edge processor. Powered by the 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2630QM processor, the ROG G53SW-XA1 outperforms other notebooks with massive memory bandwidth for the ultra-smooth multitasking performance. Featuring Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology, processor speed is automatically adjusted to your needs by accelerating performance for your task at hand.

With a host of power profiles, this gaming powerhouse has a built-in overclocking mode via ASUS Power4Gear Hybrid that activates with a simple push of a button conveniently located above the keyboard.

Leading Gaming Power for the Next Generation

Leading Gaming Power for the Next Generation
The ROG G53SW-XA1 features the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M graphics engine for unprecedented visual performance. With unmatched DirectX 11 support, experience a new class of virtual interaction for more dynamic gaming.

The ROG G53SW-XA1 also features a 500GB 7200rpm hard drive to store your movies, games, and pictures. Plus, the ROG G53SW-XA1 offers 8GB of DDR3 system memory for incredible multitasking capability.

Enjoy Vibrant Media

Enjoy Vibrant Media
Featuring a 15.6-inch LED-backlit Full HD display, the ROG G53SW-XA1 lets you enjoy the latest in HD playback for an immersive experience with sharp images, smooth video transitions, and brilliant clarity. With HDMI connectivity, turn this gaming powerhouse into your personal media center by connecting to an external monitor or HDTV and enjoy flawless 1080p HD playback. The ROG G53SW-XA1 is complemented with stereo speakers and EAX Advanced HD 5.0 so you can hear every detail with enhanced acoustics.

Aerodynamic Design

Aerodynamic Design
Based from the intelligent design of a US stealth fighter, the ROG G53SW-XA1 showcases a sleek design. Its internal components are specially engineered next to the rear air vents to promote air flow and system cooling.

Its gaming keyboard also illuminates to give you the competitive edge, so when others are fumbling for keys in the dark your brightly lit keyboard keeps you a step ahead of the game. Angled at an ergonomically 5-degree tapered slant, the keyboard is also positioned for an ergonomic typing experience so you're comfortable throughout long gaming sessions.



  • Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
  • Display: 15.6-inch LED-backlit Full HD display (1920 x 1080)
  • Processor: 2nd generation Intel Core i7-2630QM quad-core processor (2.0 GHz with Turbo Boost 2.0 up to 2.9 GHz)
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460M 1.5GB GDDR5 VRAM
  • WLAN: 802.11 b/g/n (@ 2.4GHz), Bluetooth v3.0
  • LAN: 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet
  • Memory: 8GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM, 4 x SODIMM (expandable to 16GB)
  • Storage: 500GB 7200rpm hard drive
  • Optical Drive: Super Multi DVD drive
  • Camera: 2.0 megapixel
  • Speakers: Stereo speakers with EAX HD 5.0 and THX TruStudio
  • Microphone: Digital Array Microphone
  • Card Reader: 8-in-1 card reader (MMC/SD/Mini-SD/XD/Memory stick/MS Pro/MS-Duo/MS-Pro Duo)
  • Input / Output: 1 x Mic-in, 1 x Headphone-out, 1 x VGA port/Mini D-Sub 15-pin for external monitor, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x USB 3.0 port, 1 x Gigabit LAN, 1 x HDMI, 1 x Kensington Lock
  • Battery: 8 cell
  • Dimensions: 15.4 x 11.7 x 0.8 ~ 2.0 –inches
  • Weight: 7.9 lbs (with 8 cell battery)
  • Color :Black
  • Condition: Re-newed
  • Warranty : 90 days