ASUS ROG Mothership (G2700) gaming laptop unveiled at CES 2019

ASUS ROG Mothership (G2700) gaming laptop unveiled at CES 2019

At CES 2019, the ASUS Republic of Gamers brings gaming laptops to a new level by unveiling the Mothership (G2700) gaming laptop.

The ASUS ROG Mothership, by far, has the most intriguing design in the history of the company’s gaming laptops. It has a 17.3-inch display with thick top and bottom bezels with an addition of the front-facing speakers.


At first, the laptop will look like a regular Zephyrus laptop, however, its keyboard can be detached from the screen which can be used wirelessly. The screen also comes with a back stand which increases airflow.

Powering the ASUS ROG Mothership is an Intel Core i9-8950HK processor, a new NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 (8GB GDDR6) graphics, a 3x M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 512GB SSD storage, a Wi-Fi 802.11ac/ax 2×2 Gigabit wireless connection, and a 4x4W front-facing speakers with Smart AMP technology.

ASUS ROG Mothership G2700 specs:

  • 17.3” IPS-level FHD display @ 1920 x 1080px, 144Hz, 3ms, 100% sRGB
  • Intel Core i9-8950HK
  • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 (8GB GDDR6 VRAM)
  • DDR4 2666MHz SDRAM (Dual channel)
  • Up to 64GB memory
  • 3 x M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 512GB SSD
  • Windows 10 Home/Pro
  • FHD Webcam
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ax 2×2 Gigabit
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2×2 Gigabit
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • 1x 3.5mm audio port
  • 1x 3.5mm microphone port
  • 1x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / Thunderbolt 3
  • 1x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C / virtual link
  • 3x USB 3.1 Gen2 (Type-A)
  • 1x USB 3.1 Gen1 (Type-A) / USB charger
  • 1x HDMI 2.0
  • 1x RJ-45 port
  • 1x SD card reader
  • 1x Kensington lock
  • 4x4W front-facing speakers w/ Smart AMP technology
  • ESS Sabre DAC
  • Detachable backlit chiclet keyboard
  • N-key rollover
  • Aura Sync
  • VR Ready
  • 2x 280W Power Adaptor
  • 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz input
  • 410 (W) x 320 (D) x 29.9 (H) mm
  • 4.7 KG (Estimated)

The ASUS ROG Mothership gaming laptop will be available in Q2 2019. Its pricing and configurations are yet to be announced.

Vaughn is your go-to person when it comes to comparing gadgets especially smartphones. He's also a gamer by heart and the "Hackerman" of the team.

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