2023 ROG Flow Z13

Here's what you need to know about 2023 ROG Flow Z13 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

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2023 ROG Flow Z13

Our analysis and reviews

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What we like

Reasons to like about 2023 ROG Flow Z13.

Supports Windows 11

The 2023 ROG Flow Z13 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

Requirements2023 ROG Flow Z13
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorIntel Core i9-13900H
4GB RAM16GB
64GB Drive512GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU14 cores
Upgradable storage

The 2023 ROG Flow Z13 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more.

Supports discrete graphics
Configurable up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 4060 8GB GDDR6 65W Max

What we don't like

Reasons not to like about 2023 ROG Flow Z13.

Non-upgradable memory

What's new

Improvements over its predecessor.

Performance upgrade
  • Using the latest 13th Gen Intel®Core™ i9-13900H Processor 2.6 GHz (24M Cache, up to 5.4 GHz, 14 cores: 6 P-cores and 8 E-cores)
  • Supports up to NVIDIA®GeForce RTX™ 4060 Laptop GPU with 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM.
Faster USB-A port

The full-size USB-A port now supports USB 3.2 Gen 2 with a transfer speed of up to 10 Gbps compared to the USB 2.0 (480 Mbps) on the previous model.

More Features
  • Comes with a standard faster 130W USB Type-C power adapter compared to a standard 100W USB-C power adapter on the 2022 model.
Significantly faster CPU performance

Intel Core i9-13900H inside 2023 ROG Flow Z13 has a 20% better multi-core CPU performance score than the Intel Core i9-12900H inside 2022 ROG Flow Z13.

Geekbench 5 multi-core score
2023 ROG Flow Z13 - Intel Core i9-13900H
14,490
2022 ROG Flow Z13 - Intel Core i9-12900H
12,027
2022 ROG Flow Z13 - Intel Core i7-12800H
10,118
2022 ROG Flow Z13 - Intel Core i5-12500H
9,293

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Key Features

2023 ROG Flow Z13
At Glance
Released in Early
2023
16:10 QHD+
13.4”
1600p 165Hz
Weight
2.60 lb
1.18 kg
Powered By
Intel Core i9-13900H
14C/20T, 2.60 → 5.40 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,889
Single Core
Geekbench 5
14,490
Multi-Core
With integrated
Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
96 Execution Units, 400 → 1500 MHz
16GB
5200 MHz LPDDR5
2023 ROG Flow Z13 Ports
Nvidia GeForce
RTX 4060
8GB GDDR6 65W Max
Supports
ROG XG Mobile
With RTX 4090 16GB GDDR6

Availability

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Released2023
Release DateAnnounced on January 04, 2022 (CES 2023)
Applicable Models
  • ROG Flow Z13
  • ROG Flow Z13 2-in-1
  • 2023 ROG Flow Z13
  • ROG Flow Z13 (2023) GZ302
  • ASUS ROG Flow Z13 2023
  • 2023 ROG Flow Z13 GZ302
  • ROG Flow Z13 (2023) GZ301VV
  • ROG Flow Z13 (2023) GZ301VU
  • ROG Flow Z13 (2023) GZ301VF
Generations
Stores

Exterior

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Dimensions11.89 x 8.11 x 0.51 ~ 0.56” (302 x 206 x 12.9 ~ 14.2 mm)
Weight2.60 lbs (1.18 kg)
Colors
Black
Keyboard and TrackpadDetachable Keyboard
  • Full-size RGB backlit chicklet keyboard.
  • 1.7mm key travel.
  • Supports Aura Sync.
  • N-KEY rollover.
  • Dimensions: 302 x 220 x 5.6 mm
  • Weight: 0.34 kg
Touchpad
  • Compatible with Wireless Gamepad.
  • Microsoft Precision Touchpad.
2023 ROG Flow Z13 Keyboard and Touchpad
Image Source: ASUS
Chasis Information
  • Full CNC-milled chassis design
  • Premium anti-fingerprint coating
  • Integrated 170-degree kickstand
  • See-through rear window design

Display

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Size13.4 Inches
InfoROG Nebula Display
  • 13.4” QHD+ 165Hz 3ms
    16:10 2560 x 1600 165Hz 100% DCI-P3 up to 500-nits brightness Pantone Validated Touch Screen Stylus support IPS Level Anti-Glare Adaptive-Sync Pantone Validated MUX Switch + NVIDIA Advanced Optimus Supports Dolby Vision HDR

Ports

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Ports
2023 ROG Flow Z13 Ports
Image Source: ASUS
Left (3)
  • 1 x Thunderbolt 4
    40 Gpbs, USB 4.0 (40 Gbps), DisplayPort 1.4, Power Delivery
  • 1 x ROG XG Mobile Interface
    Exclusive interface with PCIe 3.0 x8 (Up to 63Gbps).
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort 1.4, G-Sync, PD Charging
Right (2)
  • 1 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
Bottom (1)
  • 1 x Keyboard Connector
Under Kickstand (2)
  • 1 x microSD card slot
    UHS-II
  • 1 x Removable SSD Slot

Internal Specs

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Processor
  1. 13th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-13900H
    14 cores, 20 threads, 2.60 → 5.40 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

2023 ROG Flow Z131
13th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-13900H1,889100.00%
01,889

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

2023 ROG Flow Z131
13th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-13900H14,490100.00%
014,490
Integrated Graphics
  1. 13th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-13900H
    Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics
    96 Execution Units, 400 → 1500 MHz
Memory
16GB
Dual-Channel LPDDR5 5200 MHz
Onboard memory.
Discrete GraphicsOptional Discrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2050 - 4GB GDDR6
    1545 MHz at 50W with ROG Boost up to 1595 MHz at 65W (15W Dynamic Boost).
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 4050 - 6GB GDDR6
    2055 MHz at 50W with ROG Boost up to 2105 MHz at 65W (15W Dynamic Boost).
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 4060 - 8GB GDDR6
    1890 MHz at 50W with ROG Boost up to 1940 MHz at 65W (15W Dynamic Boost).
ROG XG Mobile
  • GPU
    • Thrid Gen - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 - 16GB GDDR6
    • Second Gen - AMD Radeon™ RX 6850M XT - 12GB GDDR6
    • First Gen - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 - 8GB GDDR6
  • Ports
    • 3 x USB-A
      USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps).
    • 1 x USB-C 
      USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps).
    • 1 x RJ-45
      2.5 Gbps Ethernet port.
    • 1 x HDMI 2.1
    • 1 x DisplayPort 1.4 
      Supports G-Sync
    • 1 x SD card reader 
      Supports UHS-II (up to 312 MB/s)
    • 1 x DC-in
  • Dimensions: 217 x 165 x 32.6 mm
  • Weight: 1.3 kg
  • 330W power supply
 
Storage
512GB 1TB
PCIe 4 SSD
1 x M.2 2230 slot.

Connectivity

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Wi-FiIntel® Wi-Fi 6E with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.2

Battery

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Size56 Wh
4-cell lithium-ion
Power Supply130W USB-C power adaptor
Compact adapter with fast charging technology (50% in 30 minutes).

Software

2023 ROG Flow Z13
OSWindows 11 Home
Built-in Apps
Armoury Crate GameVisual 1M Xbox Game Pass

Camera & Audio

2023 ROG Flow Z13
Camera
  • Front-facing 5MP camera
    Top-mount front camera, 5 Megapixels.
  • Built-in IR Camera
  • Rear 8MP camera
AudioSpeaker
  • 2 x speakers with Smart Amp Technology
  • Supports DAC and Virtual 5.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos.
  • Hi-Res certification.
Microphone
  • Built-in 3-microphone array
  • Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation

Misc

2023 ROG Flow Z13
InkingSupports ASUS Pen.
Security
  • Windows Hello Facial Authentication
  • BIOS Administrator Password and User Password Protection
  • Built-in fingerprint on the power button.
In the box
  • ROG Flow Z13
  • 130W PD adaptor
  • Optional Gladius III
  • Optional P303 IMPACT
  • Optional ROG Fusion II 300
  • Optional Stylus SA203H
WarrantyStandard 1-year limited warranty