Taiwanese electronics main Asus on Wednesday mentioned the corporate would broaden its gaming portfolio with launching parts like gaming screens, routers and comparable merchandise in India. According to the corporate, the gaming element line-up has the potential to contribute near 10 % to its general income in India. The firm on Thursday launched 4 new gaming and life-style merchandise in India, together with a three-in-one Triband router, RGB gaming router, and full-HD gaming screens.
The new Lyra Voice is a three-in-one Triband router with built-in Amazon Alexa and a Bluetooth speaker with stereo audio system. ROG Rapture GT-AC2900, however, is world’s first RGB gaming router designed to fulfill the distinct wants of PC, console and cellular avid gamers. Lastly, the VG258QR and 27-inch VG278QR are AMD FreeSync and Nvidia G-SYNC appropriate licensed Full-HD gaming screens.
Asus Lyra Voice has been priced at Rs. 24,990, whereas ROG Rapture GT-AC2900 might be offered at Rs. 23,900. The Asus VG258QR and VG278QR have been priced at Rs. 26,500, Rs. 31,500, respectively. All new Asus merchandise might be supplied by way of Amazon and offline retailers in the nation. The Asus VG258QR and VG278QR gaming screens can even be supplied by way of Flipkart as nicely.
“The Indian gaming market is growing at close to 35 percent (year-on-year) and this is a positive sign. Asus routers with its quality and stability have seen growth and business ahead looks good. We think the component division line-up would contribute close to 10 per cent to our overall revenue in India”, Vinay Shetty, Regional Director, Components Business, India and South Asia, Asus, advised IANS.
“In the networking space (consumer routers), there will be expansion in the series supporting the ‘AiMesh’ compatible line of products. Going ahead, we will launch more product lines in the “ROG Rapture” segment for gamers and ‘Fast AX’ series routers”, Shetty added.
Currently, Asus imports many of the parts from Taiwan and has no plans to make these merchandise in India.
“Asus has been very strong in the R&D space and that is the advantage as a brand we have. We have a lot of innovative products in each of our product lines to help our users make informed buying decisions”, mentioned the chief.
“At ROG, gaming has been our forte for over 12 years. The remaining year would see several such launches in India, thus reinforcing our position as an industry leader in the gaming and lifestyle segment,” Shetty mentioned.
Written with inputs from IANS