Display and Design
The ASUS Zenbook 31 Ultrabook flaunts a 13.3-inch full HD (1,920 x 1,080 pixels) LED backlit display which is bound to leave you stunned with bold colour architecture and ultra crisp image quality. It is wrapped in a stylish silver coloured outfit which has a waistline of just 17.4mm and a weight of 1.6kg. It also has a backlit keyboard so that you can work comfortably in the dark.
Processor and OS
Acting as the brains of the Zenbook is a 2.5GHz Intel Core i7 processor from the third generation and based on QS77 Express chipset. It is aided by a regular 4GB DDR3 RAM which operates at 1,600MHz and is further expandable via two DIMM slots. For better management of rich games and videos, it depends on integrated Intel HD 4000 GPU. It runs on business minded 64 bit Windows 8 Professional OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
Armed with a stunning 5MP webcam and inbuilt microphone, the ASUS Zenbook 31 Ultrabook offers mesmerizing video calling experience and captures quality snapshots. With the 256GB SSD flash memory, you can easily retrieve files with zero waiting period. The stereo speakers running on Bang & Olufsen ICEpower technology create high quality multimedia ambience.
Battery and Connectivity
The ASUS Zenbook 31 Ultrabook is fuelled by a 4 cell Li-ion battery which is rated to deliver up to 5 hours of backup. Connectivity options include Ethernet port, two USB 3.0 slots, HDMI out, Bluetooth v4.0, WLAN, digital media reader, VGA port and one screen switch.
The ASUS Zenbook 31 Ultrabook comes at a premium price and justifies it with high quality features in most departments. It is apt for those who need to travel frequently and don't want to compromise with performance. All it lacks is a good RAM.