The Asus Zenbook UX31LA-DS71T ultrabook is a lightweight laptop with a superb Full HD display. It has good battery backup and the solid state drive copies file/s at a speed rate. However, the price falls on the higher side due to the absence of a dedicated GPU.
Display, Configuration and Sound
The Asus Zenbook UX31LA-DS71T ultrabook features a 13.3-inch Full HD (1,920 x 1,080 pixels) anti-glare WLED-backlit display. It runs on Windows 8 operating system sailing upon 64-bit architecture. Acting as the brain of the system is a 1.9GHz Intel Core i7-3517U processor seated upon Intel HM76 Express chipset. It is coupled with 4GB of DDR3 RAM and an inbuilt Intel HD 4000 graphics card. The speakers (Bang & Olufsen ICEpower, SonicMaster) output great quality sound wave.
Body Looks, Camera and Battery
The laptop features a silver coloured body with stylish looks. It weighs only 1.3Kg and measures 328 x 226 x 18mm. The user can get in touch with his/her close ones over video calling with the help of a webcam present above the bezel. It captures good quality videos and supports 720p HD recording. The Asus Zenbook UX31LA-DS71T is fuelled by a Li-Po battery which keeps the show running for long hours.
Storage, Input Devices and Connectivity
The user can save a lot amount of data on a 256GB solid state drive. Input devices include a touchpad and a standard notebook keyboard. The devices perform well and are quick to respond. On the networking front, the Asus Zenbook UX31LA-DS71T ultrabook offers a wide range of options such as Wireless LAN 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 3.0 slots, an SD card reader, a headphone jack, a microphone jack and a VGA port.