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Pre-Order: 512GB ASUS ROG Ally 7" AMD Z1 Extreme 120Hz FHD 1080p Gaming Handheld

$700
$699.99
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Note: Although this Pre-Order is at MSRP, we are promoting it on the Frontpage due to positive feedback from the community.

Best Buy has for Pre-Order: 512GB ASUS ROG Ally 7" AMD Z1 Extreme 120Hz FHD 1080p Gaming Handheld (White, RC71L-ALLY.Z1X_512) for $699.99. Shipping is free.

Thanks to Community Members pupster & Chunkylemonmilk for sharing this deal.

Note: This product is scheduled to be released on 6/13/2023. Best Buy credit cardholders may be eligible for additional savings when you apply promo code APR24EMOB25 or MAY24EMOB25 at checkout.

Key Features/Specs:
  • Access any game that runs on Windows across all game platforms, including Steam, GOG, Xbox Game Pass, cloud gaming services, Android apps and more.
  • Play anywhere, anytime, using handheld mode or by connecting the Ally to a TV and linking multiple controllers to play with friends. The Ally even transforms into a gaming PC by connecting to ROG XG mobile eGPU and dock - supporting mouse, keyboard, monitor, and more of your favorite peripherals.
  • AMD Ryzen Z1 Extreme Processor on Zen4 architecture (8-cores, 16 threads)
  • 7" 1080p 120Hz IPS Touchscreen with AMD FreeSync premium technology
  • 16GB LPDDR5 6400 RAM
  • 512GB NVMe PCIe 4 M.2 Solid State Drive
  • ROG intelligent cooling
  • AMD Radeon RDNA3 graphics (4GB VRAM, 12 compute units)
  • Wi-fi + Bluetooth
  • Virtual 5.1.2-channel surround sound powered by Dolby Atmos
  • 3-Months Xbox Game Pass Ultimate included
  • Weight: 1.34-lbs
  • 1-Year Warranty

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List price but in stock now for pre-order as of this posting. No stock on the cheaper $599.99 Z1 model.

Site is erroring/timing out occasionally if you try to load the product page, but you can add it to the basket by typing ROG Ally and adding it from the search page if the above page doesn't load or clicking on this link and clicking the pre-order button:

https://www.bestbuy.com/site/asus...8398541884



Overview
Description
Play your way with the ROG Ally gaming handheld. Access any game that runs on Windows across all game platforms, including Steam, GOG, Xbox Game Pass, cloud gaming services, Android apps and more. Play anywhere, anytime, using handheld mode or by connecting the Ally to a TV and linking multiple controllers to play with friends. The Ally even transforms into a gaming PC by connecting to ROG XG mobile eGPU and dock - supporting mouse, keyboard, monitor, and more of your favorite peripherals. Equipped with an AMD Ryzen Z1 extreme processor, a smooth 7-inch 1080p 120Hz touchscreen with AMD FreeSync premium technology, and ROG intelligent cooling, the ROG Ally takes handheld gaming on to a whole different level.
Features
Easier to play
More games. Better graphics. Higher performance. Wherever the limit is with gaming, you're closer to it with Windows 11.
Stunningly beautiful visuals
No tearing, no stuttering, and games are crisp and clear on the ROG Ally's 7-inch 1080p, full HD touchscreen display with a smooth 120hz refresh rate and AMD FreeSync premium.
Incredible power
Equipped with the latest AMD's Ryzen Z1 Extreme on Zen4 architecture (8-cores, 16 threads), get a groundbreaking 8.6 TFlops of computational power within your hands
Amazing graphics
AMD Radeon RDNA3 graphics (4GB VRAM, 12 compute units)
Blazing fast memory
Swap through your applications and have multiple tabs running with 16GB LPDDR5 6400 RAM.
Ample storage
A 512GB NVMe PCIe 4 M.2 SSD gives you room to store your favorite games and keep load times snappy. Easily upgrade and replace with another M.2 2230 SSD with a single pop-open screw. Insert a UHS-II MicroSD card into the built-in slot for even more storage and playing options
Play the way you want
Game anywhere with handheld mode or use the ROG 65W HDMI adapter to hook up to your TV, then connect multiple controllers to play with friends, or even transform the ROG Ally into a gaming PC using a keyboard and mouse with just one plug through the ROG XG Mobile.
Access to PC, console, and mobile games
Game on any platform, including Steam, XBOX Game Pass, Android apps*, Epic Launcher, GOG Galaxy, or other various cloud gaming services. No matter where you buy your games, if it can play on Windows, you can play them on the Ally.
ROG DNA
ROG has years of experience in engineering gaming hardware, creating powerful devices with gaming needs in mind. The ROG Ally is our evolution of a handheld - over 100 prototypes for amazing ergonomics tuned tirelessly to a 608 gram weight, all so you can play without fatigue.
ROG intelligent cooling
ROG engineering is rich with heritage and experience in cooling the highest end components. The ROG Ally has dual fans, dust filters, and heat pipes that work in harmony to sustain peak performance while keeping fan noise low.
Always ready to go with fast charge technology
With the ability to charge from 0% to 50% in just 30 minutes through the included 65W USB-C power adapter, you can always trust the ROG Ally to be by your side and ready for battle.
Advanced user experience with Armoury Crate SE
Manage and launch all your games seamlessly from one place, or use the advance settings, to fine-tune your joysticks, remap controls, and customize the Ally your way through our special edition of Armoury Crate.
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate included
Play Minecraft Legends and hundreds of other PC games on ROG Ally with 3 months of Game Pass. *Terms apply.
Modern security
Log in using Windows Hello through the included biometric fingerprint reader and manage device and family safety settings through familiar Windows device controls and protection.
Immerse yourself with Dolby Atmos and smart AMP
Virtual 5.1.2-channel surround sound powered by Dolby Atmos technology puts you in the center of the action. Turn up the volume and enjoy louder, more dynamic audio.
What's Included
Handheld device
Power adapter
Warranty manual
Stand in box lid
Specifications
Key Specs
Surround Sound Supported
Dolby Atmos
Maximum Graphic Quality
1080p
Storage Capacity
512 gigabytes
Number Of USB Port(s)
1
General
Product Name
ASUS ROG Ally 7" 120Hz FHD 1080p Gaming Handheld - AMD Z1 Extreme Processor - 512GB
Brand
ASUS
Compatible Platform(s)
Windows
Console Type
Handheld Video Game Consoles
Model Number
RC71L-ALLY.Z1X_512
Color
White
Color Category
White
Features
Surround Sound Supported
Dolby Atmos
Integrated Speaker(s)
Yes
Integrated Microphone
Yes
Display
Screen Size
7 inches
Display Type
LED
Screen Type
IPS
Touch Screen
Yes
Maximum Graphic Quality
1080p
Maximum Video Resolution (Streaming)
1080p
Storage
Storage Type
SSD
Storage Capacity
512 gigabytes
Memory Card Slot
Yes
Memory Card Compatibility
microSD
Dimension
Product Height
0.83 inches
Product Width
4.37 inches
Product Length
11.02 inches
Product Weight
1.34 pounds
Connectivity
Wireless Connectivity
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Smart Capable
Yes
Number Of USB Port(s)
1
Gameplay
Games Included
Yes
ESRB Rating
E (Everyone)
Performance
System Memory (RAM)
16 gigabytes
Type of Memory (RAM)
LPDDR5
Central Processing Unit
AMD Ryzen™ Z1 Extreme (8-core, 16 threads, up to 30W - 8.6 TFlops)
Graphics Processing Unit (GPU)
AMD Radeon™ RDNA 3 Graphics (4GB VRAM, 12 compute units)
Power
Power Source
Battery-powered, Plug-in
Rechargeable Battery
Yes
Charging Interface(s)
USB Type C
Battery Chemistry
Lithium-ion
AC Adapter Included
Yes
Included
Game Title(s) Included
XBOX Game Pass Ultimate - 3 months
Warranty
Manufacturer's Warranty - Parts
1 year
Manufacturer's Warranty - Labor
1 year
Other
UPC
197105131057
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