Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 (2021)

Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 (2021)
  • Launched: May 2021
  • Screen-to-body ratio: ~79.3%
  • Dimensions: 394 x 264 x 19.9 mm (15.51 x 10.39 x 0.78 inches)
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Review

Evaluation of the main characteristics with the configuration selected for the ROG Zephyrus S17 (2021).
Performance
74
Gaming
79
Display
59
Battery Life
62
Connectivity
69
Case
64
NanoReview Score
67
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Tests and Specifications

Detailed tests and technical specifications of the Asus ROG Zephyrus S17 (2021)

Case

Weight 2.6 kg (5.73 lbs)
Dimensions 394 x 264 x 19.9 mm
15.51 x 10.39 x 0.78 inches
Area 1040 cm2 (161.1 inches2)
Screen-to-body ratio ~79.3%
Side bezels 5.5 mm
Colors Black
Transformer No
Cooling solution
Cooling system Active
Vapor chamber No
Number of fans 2
Noise level 52 dB

Display

Size 17.3 inches
Type IPS LCD
Refresh rate 165 Hz
PPI 170 ppi
Aspect ratio 16:9
Resolution 2560 x 1440 pixels
HDR support No
Touchscreen No
Coating Matte
Display tests
Contrast 1073:1
sRGB color space 98.7%
Adobe RGB profile 84.4%
DCI-P3 color gamut 94.2%
Response time 3 ms
Max. brightness
300 nits

Battery

Capacity
Battery type Li-Ion
Replaceable No
Fast charging Yes
USB Power Delivery Yes
Charging port position Left
Charge power 280 W
Weigh of AC adapter 1023 gramm

CPU

CPU name
Base frequency 1.9-2.3 GHz
Turbo frequency 4.6 GHz
Cores 8
Threads 16
L3 Cache 24 MB
Integrated GPU Intel UHD Graphics for 11th Gen (32 EU)
Fabrication process 10 nm

Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
1621
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
9135
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1551
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
12702

Graphics Card

GPU name
TGP 115-130 W
Nvidia Optimus Yes, Advanced Optimus
Type Dedicated
Fabrication process 8 nm
GPU base clock 1504 MHz
GPU boost clock 1802 MHz
FLOPS 13.8 TFLOPS
Memory size 6 GB
Memory type GDDR6
Memory bus 192 bit
Memory speed 14 Gbps
Shading units (cores) 3840
Texture mapping units (TMUs) 120
Raster operations pipelines (ROPs) 48
GPU performance
13.8 TFLOPS

RAM

RAM size
Channels 2x8 GB
Clock 3200 MHz
Type DDR4
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 2
Max. ram size 48 GB

Storage

Storage size
Bus PCI-E Gen 3.0 (4x)
Storage type SSD (M2)
Channels 1x1024 GB
Upgradable Yes
Total slots 3
NVMe Yes

Sound

Speakers 2.0
Power 2x1W
Dolby Atmos No
Loudness 74.2 dB
Microphones 2

Connectivity

Wi-Fi standard v6
Bluetooth v5.2
Fingerprint Yes
Optical drive No
Webcam Above the display
Webcam resolution 1280 x 720
Ports
USB-A 3x USB 3.2
USB Type-C 1x USB 3.2
Thunderbolt Thunderbolt 4
HDMI 1x HDMI 2.0
DisplayPort No
VGA No
Audio jack (3.5 mm) Yes
Ethernet (RJ45) Yes
SD card reader Yes
Proprietary charging port Yes

Input

Keyboard
Keyboard type Mechanical
Numpad No
Backlight Yes
Key travel 1.9 mm
Touchpad
Size 13.0 x 8.5 cm
Surface Plastic
Windows Precision Yes

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