Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 sound issues

Hi, have you managed to solve this problem? I have similar version on my Asus ROG Zephyrus G16 (I have “timy” sound)

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Asus have many different models of this laptop, with similar audio specification

ROG Zephyrus G16 (2023) GU603 - Tech Specs

  • Built-in array microphone
  • 2x 2W Tweeter
  • 2x 2W dual-force woofer with Smart Amp Technology

Laptop has 6 different versions of BIOS update available
G603VI, G603VU, G603VV, G603ZI, G603ZU, G603ZV

Please post more information to show full model name of system

inxi -SMaz

Linux Kernel v6.1 has 3 patches for “Asus GU603”

patch_realtek.c - sound/pci/hda/patch_realtek.c - Linux source code (v6.1.55) - Bootlin


SND_PCI_QUIRK(0x1043, 0x16b2, “ASUS GU603”, ALC289_FIXUP_ASUS_GA401),

SND_PCI_QUIRK(0x1043, 0x1c62, “ASUS GU603”, ALC289_FIXUP_ASUS_GA401),

Please post more information about audio devices

lspci -vnnd ::0403

Edit 19-12-2023:
New kernel patches for CS35l41 smart amplifiers on Asus 2023 laptops have been added to the kernel

Patches will be available in kernel v6.7 soon and will probably be back-ported to LTS kernels

LKML: Stefan Binding: [PATCH v1 3/7] ALSA: hda/realtek: Add quirks for ASUS ROG 2023 models

(0x1043, 0x1483, "ASUS GU603VQ/VU/VV/VJ/VI", ALC285_FIXUP_ASUS_HEADSET_MIC),