A Nepal-based OEM laptop brand Ripple has only two laptops in its portfolio: Ripple Artifact and Artifact Pro. Now the company is all set-to expand their portfolio with the latest gaming series laptops Ripple Genos. The series will include two models Ripple Genos and Ripple Genos Pro. With these models the brand aims to bring tough competitors into the market and compete against other laptops brands in Nepal.
Moreover, the Genos series is a premium offering from the brand particularly focused on solid performance. Thus, the laptops in the series pack top notch specs. So, let’s take a look at the specs features and price of Ripple Genos and Genos Pro in Nepal along its availability.
Ripple Genos and Genos Pro Specifications
|Body||59.8 × 245.8 × 19.9mm|
|Display||15.6-inch FHD IPS, 144Hz|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixel (FHD)|
|CPU||Genos: AMD Ryzen 7 3700X,|
Genos Pro: AMD Ryzen 9 3900X
Genos: RTX 2060 6GB
Genos: RTX 2070 8GB
|Memory & Storage||8 GB DDR4 SO-DIM, 256 GB SSD|
|Operating System||Genuine Windows 10 Pro / Linux|
|Port||1x USB 2.0 Type-A, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2, 1× USB 3.2|
Gen 2 Type-C, 1× Mini Display Port 1.4, 1× HDMI 2.0,
1× headphone-out, 1× mic-in, 1× RJ45, 1× card reader
|Connection||Realtek Gigabit LAN, WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax,|
|Battery||62WHrs, 230W power supply|
Ripple Genos and Genos Pro Overview
Design and display
The Genos series of laptops are made for performance and are almost identical to each other. Both the laptops are sturdy as they’re made with high-quality components and weigh 2.6 KG. They measure 361 x 258 x 32.5mm in dimension. Both the laptop features HD webcam on the top bezels whereas all the bezels are quite thin giving a premium aesthetic. Similarly, the body comes with a customizable backlit keyboard and a touch pad below the keyboard compatible with Windows Helio.
Similarly, on the are the ports: 1x USB 2.0 Type-A, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2, 1× USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, 1× Mini DisplayPort 1.4, 1× HDMI 2.0, 1× headphone-out, 1× mic-in, 1× RJ45, and 1× card reader.
Moving on, the Genos and Genos Pro features 15.6 inches Full HD IPS display. It is 144Hz refresh screen with 1920×1080 pixels FHD resolution.
Performance and Memory
The Genos series has a lot going for it in the performance department. Here, Ripple Genos comes with an AMD Ryzen 7 3700x CPU. The Ryzen 7 3700x CPU consumes less power and delivers power pack performance (fast 100+ FPS performance in most games). It is based on AMD’s Zen 2 architecture, built on a 7nm manufacturing node. Likewise, the processor has 8 cores and 16 processing threads. The processor is bundled with AMD Wraith Prism cooler with color-controlled LED support. In the graphics department, you’ll get a Max-P NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 graphic card. It brings incredible performance and the power of real-time ray tracing.
Meanwhile, the Ripple Genos Pro comes with Ryzen 9 3900X CPU which delivers more performance than the Ryzen 7 used in Genos. It is a 12 cores/24 threads processor. Such processors used to be restricted to Threadripper processors but now you can enjoy it with Genos Pro. Similarly, Max-P NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 integrations delivers incredible realism and performance in the latest games. It is capable of running almost all demanding games in 4k with great details
Both the laptops are built around the desktop grade AMD B450 motherboard. Likewise, they are paired with 8GB DDR4 SO-DIM RAM and 256 GB SSD whereas the video memory is 8GB GDDR6. The RAM can be expanded up to 64GB, storage to 2TB SSD and an extra 1TB HDD.
Further, operating the laptop is Windows 10 by default. However, you can also request for Linux OS.
Battery and Miscellaneous
Both the laptops in the Genos series come with a 62Whrs battery compatible with a 230W power supply. Connectivity options include Realtek Gigabit LAN, WLAN 802.11 ax, and Bluetooth 5.0.
Further, both laptops come with HD stereo speakers with Sound Blaster Cinema 6 and allows users to configure the audio settings. Also, these gaming beasts include one of the best cooling systems and come with dedicated tools to optimize the cooling system. Additionally, users can tweak fan speed, undervolt the CPU, and change settings via the software.
Ripple Genos and Genos Pro Price in Nepal
Ripple Genos price in Nepal is set for Rs. 1,85,000 whereas the Ripple Genos Pro price in Nepal is set to Rs. 2,25,000. According to Ripple these laptops are offered with 2 years of warranty and lifetime technical support/servicing. These laptops will launch soon in the country; they have been delayed due to the current lockdown situation.
|Ripple Laptops||Price in Nepal|
|Ripple Genos||Rs 185,000|
|Ripple Genos Pro||Rs 225,000|