UNBOUNDED DESIGN, UNRIVALED TOUGHNESS
ASUS TUF Gaming FX505 will change the way you look at gaming laptops. It exceeds expectations, boasting impressive hardware and a compact, aggressively-designed chassis that's exceptionally tough. FX505 has a gaming desktop-inspired keyboard with RGB-backlit keys, a highlighted WASD key group, and Overstroke technology for fast and precise control. With a cutting-edge IPS-level NanoEdge display, and a MIL-STD-810G test certified durability, FX505 delivers an immersive gaming experience without breaking the bank!
IPS-LEVEL NANOEDGE DISPLAY
EXTREME IMMERSION ON AN ULTRAFAST DISPLAY
The new NanoEdge design now has an even thinner 6.5mm bezel for extreme immersion in a much more compact package. FX505 features an IPS-level panel with an ultrafast 144Hz refresh rate for supersmooth gameplay with minimal motion blur. A 100% sRGB color gamut and wide-view angles ensure vivid and consistent colors, even when you're viewing it from extreme positions.
TOUGHER THAN STANDARD
Infused with the spirit of The Ultimate Force (TUF), FX505 passes a series of rigorous MIL-STD-810G tests. It's certified to survive the day-to-day hazards, from vibration and sudden jolts onto a desk. Durability and stability is at the very heart of FX505, and it's been pushed to the limit to ensure only the very best for gamers.
FX505 has three stand-out designs that exude toughness and power. Its aluminum Gunmetal Grey or black plastic cover features the distinctive Radiating-X design with a complementary sand-blasted finish or brushed finish. The hexagonal design on the underside of the laptop provides additional structural rigidity, completing the laptop's modern and aggressive lines.
DESKTOP-INSPIRED RGB-BACKLIT KEYBOARD
FX505 has a keyboard that's optimized for gaming, featuring RGB-backlighting* across all zones that can be controlled via the TUF Aura Core panel so you can express your own unique style. Exclusive HyperStrike technology ensures more accurate typing and improved ergonomics thanks to a desktop-inspired layout with a highlighted WASD key group, broader space bar, isolated arrow keys, and recognizable gaps between the function keys. In addition, Overstroke technology registers keystrokes faster for precise and effortless control.
UNSTOPPABLE GAMING FIREPOWER
Despite its compact size, FX505 packs the punch of a full-fledged gaming desktop. It's powered by an 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H hexa-core processor for speeds of up to 3.9GHz. With six cores and up to 23% more powerful than the previous generation, this latest processor allows for faster, more efficient multitasking, including simultaneous gaming, recording, and live-streaming. FX505 can also be specified with up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 graphics for vivid visuals and super smooth gameplay.
HYPERCOOL TECHNOLOGY IMPROVES DURABILITY
ASUS-exclusive HyperCool technology comprises of the Anti-Dust Cooling (ADC) system and Fan Overboost technology to ensure exceptional cooling during gaming marathons. Furthermore, cooling is also improved by the patented trapezoid-cut lid and intelligent parallel fan placement.
IMMERSIVE DTS SURROUND SOUND
DTS Headphone: X™ technology delivers immersive, high-fidelity 7.1-channel virtual surround sound for theater-quality audio, even when you're using a headset. It features optimized settings for games, sports, and movies, and has a built-in equalizer for additional fine-tuning.
FASTER SPEEDS. WIDER COVERAGE.
FX505 features one of the fastest Wi-Fi standards available — the latest Intel 802.11ac Wave 2 boasts data transfer rates of up to an incredible 1.7Gbps — 12X faster than baseline 802.11b/g/n! Additionally, the 2x2 MIMO configuration provides up to 30% wider coverage than a 1x1 setup. Stream your favorite movies in high-resolution or play online with fewer connection drops, even if FX505 is farther away from your router.
LOAD GAMES FASTER
The 1TB 5400rpm FireCuda SSHD loads games more than 2X faster than 5400rpm HDDs found in rival laptops. FireCuda's flash memory acts like a cache, saving frequently used data without accessing the hard drive to lower power consumption and improve performance.
|Thermal Design Power (TDP)||35 W|
|Processor cache type||L3|
|Processor lithography||12 nm|
|Processor frequency||2.1 GHz|
|Processor cache||4 MB|
|Processor boost frequency||3.7 GHz|
|Internal memory||8 GB|
|Memory clock speed||2400 MHz|
|Internal memory type||DDR4-SDRAM|
|Maximum internal memory||32|
|Total storage capacity||256 GB|
|Number of SSDs installed||1|
|On-board graphics adapter||Yes|
|Discrete graphics memory type||GDDR5|
|Discrete graphics adapter model||NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650|
|On-board graphics adapter model||AMD Radeon Vega 8|
|Speaker power||2 W|
|Ethernet LAN data rates||10,100,1000 Mbit/s|
|Wi-Fi standards||Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)|
|Ports & interfaces|
|USB 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2) Type-A ports quantity||2|
|Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports||1|
|USB 2.0 ports quantity||1|
|HDMI ports quantity||1|
|Operating system installed||Windows 10 Home|
|Battery technology||Lithium Polymer (LiPo)|
|Number of battery cells||3|
|Battery capacity (Watt hours)||48 Wh|
|AC adapter frequency||50/60 Hz|
|AC adapter input voltage||100 - 240 V|
|Cable lock slot||Yes|
|Cable lock slot type||Kensington|
|Weight & dimensions|
Delivering your online order
This service is available throughout South Africa and delivery will be affected between 24 to 72 hours, (Monday to Friday, excludes weekends and public holidays) on condition that your order is placed and payment as well as your order confirmation is received before 12h00. This depends on origin and destination. A further delay of up to 24 hours may be experienced on shipments to or from an Outlaying Delivery Areas.
What will Delivery cost?
At this stage, all deliveries are free of charge
What is the delivery time frames?
Delivery service timeframes will commence upon payment confirmation being received (unless supporting documents are requested i.e. in the case of the verification of TV License, a copy of an I.D will be requested).
Delivery periods will generally be effected within the selected delivery type timeframe, after collection from point of dispatch and between Major Centers from Monday to Fridays
We deliver on Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 17h00 to both business and residential addresses.
No deliveries on a Saturday and Sunday and any Public Holiday.
If you place your order before 12h00 on a Friday, as all deliveries exclude Saturday and Sunday, your delivery will be affected on Monday. Certain Outlaying Delivery Areas routes and centers may experience a 24-hour delay due to lack of transportation available to the location.
Major centers include any destination within a 40km radius of the following cities: Pretoria, Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, Cape Town, George, Port Elizabeth, East London, Durban, Pietermaritzburg and Nelspruit. Delivery outside main centers is usually within 3 working days. The following areas may experience delays due to airline constraints: George, Nelspruit, Richards Bay, Polokwane and Welkom.
What if I miss my delivery?
We will notify you of any failed delivery. This means, should no one be at the delivery address to receive and sign for the goods at the time of delivery. We will endeavour to reschedule the delivery with you within 24 – 48 hours; however you may be liable if any additional handling and shipping charges are incurred for a re-delivery.
What if my items are damaged, faulty or incorrectly delivered?
Incorrect items or quantity delivered
Should the incorrect items or quantity of items be delivered to you, you need to notify Incredible Connection immediately so that we can rectify the situation.
You can choose to notify us by:
Phone on 0860 011 700
Leave a message for us using the Contact Us tool on www.incredible.co.za
We will get someone to uplift the incorrect items and replace them with the correct items.
Damaged or faulty items delivered
Should the items you receive be damaged or faulty, you need to notify Incredible Connection within 24 hours of delivery.
You can choose to notify us by:
Phone on Phone on 0860 011 700Leave a message for us using the Contact Us tool on www.incredible.co.za
We will get someone to uplift the damaged or faulty items and replace them with the correct items
Returns and refunds
What is Incredible Connection’s Repair, Exchange and Returns Policy?
Sometimes, things don’t quite work out. Luckily, we offer a full returns and exchanges policy.
You may return or exchange goods at any one of our Incredible Connection stores subject to producing the original receipt, and ensuring the merchandise is in its original packaging and condition. Should this not be in in its original condition, a handling fee of up to 15% of the value of the product may be charged as per the CPA.
The following cannot be returned or refunded:
In the unfortunate event that your purchased product becomes faulty or defective, you can opt to have it taken to any Incredible Connection to be seen to. You will be entitled to the following option of as per the CPA:
In the event that the product is found to be not faulty, you will be liable for all handling and shipping charges; for the collection and the re-delivery of the product to you. You will be liable if the goods are damaged or faulty as a result of misuse, abuse or negligence
The warranty does not cover any defects caused by foreign objects or connection errors that are not part of the appliance.
Refunds can take up to 10 Days to reflect in your bank account. Should you not receive the money within 10 days, kindly contact our contact centre on 0860 011 700