2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 specs, features, and analysis

Here's what you need to know about 2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 image

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14

Availability

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Released2021
Release DateAnnounced on January 13, 2021 (CES 2021)
Generations
2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 Price
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 Gaming Laptop, 14'' FHD 144Hz Display, AMD Ryzen 7-5800HS, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 6G Graphics, 16GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Win 11 Pro, White, 32GB USB Card
ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 Gaming Laptop, 14'' FHD 144Hz Display, AMD Ryzen 7-5800HS, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 6G Graphics, 16GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Win 11 Pro, White, 32GB USB Card
By ASUS
$1,099.00
Asus 2022 ASUS ROG Zephyrus 14'' Flagship Gaming Laptop, AMD Ryzen 7 5800HS(8 Cores), GeForce RTX 3060 6GB GDDR6, 144Hz 100% sRGB Pantone, Backlit Keyboard, White (16GB RAM | 512GB PCIe SSD)
Asus 2022 ASUS ROG Zephyrus 14'' Flagship Gaming Laptop, AMD Ryzen 7 5800HS(8 Cores), GeForce RTX 3060 6GB GDDR6, 144Hz 100% sRGB Pantone, Backlit Keyboard, White (16GB RAM | 512GB PCIe SSD)
By ASUS
$919.99
ASUS - ROG Zephyrus G14 14" Gaming Laptop - AMD Ryzen 9 - 16GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 - 1TB SSD - Moonlight White
ASUS - ROG Zephyrus G14 14" Gaming Laptop - AMD Ryzen 9 - 16GB Memory - NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 - 1TB SSD - Moonlight White
By ASUS
$1,428.00
Asus 2023 MUX ROG Zephyrus G14, Thin & Light Gaming Laptop, 14" QHD (16:10) 165Hz Display, AMD Ryzen 9-7940HS, NVIDIA GEFORCE RTX 4060, with Cloth(32GB|2TB)
Asus 2023 MUX ROG Zephyrus G14, Thin & Light Gaming Laptop, 14" QHD (16:10) 165Hz Display, AMD Ryzen 9-7940HS, NVIDIA GEFORCE RTX 4060, with Cloth(32GB|2TB)
By Asus
$1,349.90
$1,459.90 8% OFF
asus ROG Zephyrus Gaming Laptop, 14'' FHD 144Hz Display, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 6GB, AMD Ryzen 7-5800HS, 40GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 11, ROG Intelligent Cooling, LIONEYE HDMI Cable
asus ROG Zephyrus Gaming Laptop, 14'' FHD 144Hz Display, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 6GB, AMD Ryzen 7-5800HS, 40GB RAM, 1TB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 11, ROG Intelligent Cooling, LIONEYE HDMI Cable
By ASUS
$1,099.99

Exterior

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Dimensions
  • 12.76 x 8.66 x 0.70” (324 x 220 x 17.9 mm) 
    Regular ROG Zephyrus G14 models
  • 12.76 x 8.66 x 0.78” (324 x 220 x 1.99 mm)
    ROG Zephyrus G14 with AniMe Matrix™ models
Weight
  • 3.53 lbs (1.60 kg) 
    Regular ROG Zephyrus G14 models
  • 3.75 lbs (1.70 kg)
    ROG Zephyrus G14 with AniMe Matrix™ models
Colors
Eclipse Gray Moonlight White
Keyboard and Trackpad
  • Full-size backlit keyboard
    ROG Overstroek Calibrated Keystrokes N-Key Rollover Fast-Actuating Key Switches
  • Fingerprint login on the power button
  • Gaming Hotkeys
    Volume down volume up mute Armoury Crate
  • Precision Touchpad

Display

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Size14 Inches
Info
  • 14” WQHD 120Hz
    16:9 2560 x 1440 IPS-level panel 120Hz 100% DCI-P3 Pantone® Validated Adaptive Sync
  • 14” FHD 144Hz
    16:9 1920 x 1080 IPS-level panel 144Hz 100% sRGB 75.35% Adode RGB Pantone® Validated Adaptive Sync

Ports

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Ports
2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 Ports
Image Source: ASUS
Left (4)
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps), DisplayPort 1.4, Power Delivery
  • 1 x HDMI
    v2.0b
  • 1 x headphone jack
    Headphone/Microphone
  • 1 x power port
Right (4)
  • 1 x USB-C
    USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps)
  • 2 x USB-A
    USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps)
  • 1 x lock slot

Internal Specs

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Processor
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800HS
    8 cores, 16 threads, 2.80 → 4.40 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 35W
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 9 5900HS
    8 cores, 16 threads, 3.00 → 4.60 GHz, 4MB L2 Cache, 16MB L3 Cache, 35W

Geekbench 5 Single Core

2021 ROG Zephyrus G141
AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800HS1,33498.38%
2
AMD Ryzen™ 9 5900HS1,356100.00%
01,356

Geekbench 5 Multi-Core

2021 ROG Zephyrus G141
AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800HS6,45490.11%
2
AMD Ryzen™ 9 5900HS7,162100.00%
07,162
Integrated Graphics
  1. AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800HS
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    8 Graphics Cores, 2000 MHz
  2. AMD Ryzen™ 9 5900HS
    AMD Radeon™ Graphics
    8 Graphics Cores, 2100 MHz
Memory
16GB 32GB
Dual-Channel DDR4 3200MHz Memory.
1 x 8GB or 16GB Onboard Memory and 1 x SODIMM slot
Discrete Graphics
  • NVIDIA® GeForce GTX™ 1650
    4GB GDDR6 VRAM, with ROG Boost up to 1515MHz at 50W (65W with Dynamic Boost).
  • NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060
    6GB GDDR6 VRAM, with ROG Boost up to 1382MHz at 60W (80W with Dynamic Boost).
Storage
512GB 1TB
M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD
1 x M.2 2280 slot.

Connectivity

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Wi-FiIntel® Wi-Fi 6 with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
BluetoothBluetooth 5.1

Battery

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Size76 Wh
4-cell Li-ion battery
Battery Life
  • Up to 12.5 hours
    Video playback.
  • Up to 13.7 hours
    Web browsing.
Power Supply
  • 180W
      ø6.0 mm power adapter.
  • 100W
      USB-C power adapter.

Software

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
OS
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Windows 10 Pro
Built-in Apps
Armoury Crate GameVisual

Camera & Audio

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Camera
  • No Built-in camera.
  • Support external ROG GC21 camera support 1080p@60Hz.
Audio
  • Speakers
    • 2 x 2.5W speaker with Smart Amp Technology.
    • 2 x 0.7W tweeter.
    • Supports Dolby Atmos.
    • 2.85x Louder Volume.
    • 1.71x More Bass.
    • 2.82x Dynamic Range.
  • Microphones
    • Built-in array microphone.
    • Two-Way AI Noise Cancelation.

Misc

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Security
  • One-Touch Login
    Fingerprint on the power button.
  • Kensington Lock Slot

Key Features

2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
At Glance
Released in
2021
16:9
14”
1440p 120Hz
Weight
3.53 lb
1.60 kg
Up to
AMD Ryzen 9-5900HS
8C/16T, 3.00 → 4.60 GHz
Geekbench 5
1,356
Single Core
Geekbench 5
7,162
Multi-Core
With integrated
AMD Radeon™ Graphics
8 Graphics Cores, 2100 MHz
Upgradable up to
32GB
3200 MHz DDR4
2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 Ports
Nvidia GeForce
RTX 3060
6GB GDDR6 60W TGP

Photos

Our analysis and reviews

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What we like

Reasons to like about 2021 ROG Zephyrus G14.

Supports Windows 11

The 2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 exceed all minimum system requirements for Windows 11.

Requirements2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Secure BootYes
TPM 2.0 TPM 2.0
ProcessorAMD Ryzen 7-5800HS → AMD Ryzen 9-5900HS
4GB RAM16GB → 32GB
64GB Drive512GB → 2TB
2 Cores CPU8 cores
Great battery life of up to 13.7-hours

According to ASUS, the 2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 lasts up to 13.7 hours of battery life.

  • Up to 12.5 hours
    Video playback.
  • Up to 13.7 hours
    Web browsing.
Upgradable storage

The 2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 comes with a single removable M.2 SSD slot that you can replace and upgrade in the future. Learn more

Storage Slots2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
M.2x1
Upgradable memory

The 2021 ROG Zephyrus G14 has an onboard memory module and an additional RAM slot for expansion. Learn more

Memory2021 ROG Zephyrus G14
Slotsx0,1
TypeDDR4
Speed3200 MHz
Supports discrete graphics

Configurable up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 6GB GDDR6 60W TGP