ASUS Laptop Black Friday Price Analysis
ASUS have a lot of laptops in their range, so we think it’s likely there will be some Black Friday ASUS Laptop deals available. After looking at past sales data, we think it is unlikely there will be ASUS gaming laptop Black Friday discounts in excess of 10% on the ROG range. Similarly, we are expecting something similar from the new Zenbook and Vivobook models listed below.
However, we think there could be more significant ASUS Laptop & Cyber Monday Black Friday deals on the Chromebook C202, with up to 30% off possible. We could be wrong, so be sure to check back here as we will be posting any ASUS laptop Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals for 2018 we find right here!
ASUS Laptop Black Friday Buyers Guide
ASUS are a well known electronics company that produce a range of laptops including notebooks, Chromebooks and gaming laptops. They vary greatly in their design and features, ranging from lightweight, budget devices to powerful, high-end gaming machines. If you are interested in Black Friday ASUS laptop deals, you can find an overview of some popular models across the range below.
ASUS ROG Zephyrus GX501
The ROG Zephyrus GX501 is a premium, high-spec gaming laptop with a surprisingly lightweight design. At just 4.9 lbs and 0.7 ” thick with the lid closed, it’s quite remarkable that ASUS have still managed to cram in a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 or 1080 (depending on model) graphics card, an Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, 16 GB of DDR SDRAM and a 256 or 512 GB SSD drive!
The 1080p display features a 120Hz refresh rate, with ASUS claiming frame rates in excess of 90 fps are possible. Combined with a USB-C port, the GX501 is a suitable laptop for VR gaming. If that wasn’t enough, the keyboard back lighting is also customizable with Aura RGB! It’s hard not to want this laptop, so be alert for any ROG Zephyrus GX501 Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals!
ASUS ROG STRIX Gaming Laptop
The Strix GL703 and GL503 are both gaming laptops in the ROG range, with slightly lower specs in some areas than the Zephyrus. That said, they are still highly capable and feature the same Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, 16 GB DDR4 RAM and customizable keyboard lighting. There are a number of different models, varying in terms of screen size, GeForce graphics card and drive options.
The Strix GL503 comes in a 15″ model with either a 1 TB FireCuda SSHD & GTX1050, or a 256 GB SSD combined with 1 TB HDD and GTX 1060 graphics card. The larger GL703 17 ” model is available with a GTX 1050 with either a 1 TB FireCuda SSHD or a 256 GB SSD & 1 TB HDD, as well as a GTX 1060 model with a 256 GB SSD & 1 TB HDD. Sorry for all the specs… lets hope there’s some ASUS ROG Strix Black Friday deals on some of them!
ASUS Zenbook UX330UA
At just 2.6 lbs, the ASUS Zenbook UX330UA is a super lightweight laptop designed for portability. It has a sleek aluminium body, fingerprint sensor for speedy login and a full HD 13.3 inch display, with a QHD display model also available. Under the hood it boasts a 256 GB SSD and 8 GB RAM, with either a 7th gen Intel i5-7200U 2.5 GHz or an 8th gen Intel i5-8250U 1.6 GHz processor. Although this is a little more affordable than the ROG range, it is still worth looking out for Black Friday ASUS Zenbook deals. Check for discounts below for 2018.
ASUS Chromebook C202
The ASUS Chromebook C202 differs from the other models here in that it runs the Google OS, although it can still open and edit MS Office files. Inside it features an Intel Celeron N3060 processor, 4 GB RAM and 16 GB flash storage. This may sound small, but you can also store files in the cloud with 100 GB free Google Drive storage. The C202 is designed to be durable with rubber edges, as well as a 180 degree hinged screen with 11.6 ” display. We will be posting any ASUS Chromebook C202 Black Friday deals we find right here.
ASUS VivoBook M580VD
The Vivobook M580VD falls somewhere in between the ROG range and the Zenbook above. Marketed as a gaming laptop, it features a GeForce GX 1050 graphics card and 15.6 ” 1080p display. Two models are available with different specs. The lower end features an Intel Core i5-7300HQ processor, 8 GB RAM and a 256 GB SSD. The higher end model features an upgraded Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor, 16 GB RAM and an additional 1 TB HDD to go with the SSD. If you would like to pick up this gaming laptop, look out for Vivobook M580VD Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals. We’ll be posting any we find right here!