[Computex 2019] ASUS ZenBook Edition 30 with leather and gold design announced; ZenBook series updated too

“ASUS ZenBook Edition 30 features a luxurious design with a genuine leather lid cover and an 18-karat rose gold plated logo and exclusive accessories”

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, ASUS at the Computex 2019 event has introduced the ZenBook Edition 30 laptop. It comes with luxurious design with a genuine leather lid cover, and an 18-karat rose gold plated logo and matching accessories. The ZenBook 30 is claimed to the world’s smallest 13-inch laptop, featuring a 95 percent screen-to-body ratio and is powered by the Intel Core processor and NVIDIA GeForce MX250 discrete graphics. It comes with the latest ScreenPad 2.0 secondary touchscreen display and a new smartphone-like interface.

ASUS ZenBook Edition 30

Furthermore, the ASUS ZenBook Edition 30 sports a 13.3-inch full-HD NanoEdge display with 1,080 x 1,920 pixels resolution and 178-degree wide-view technology. It is powered by up to Intel Core i7-8565U processor coupled with NVIDIA GeForce MX150 2GB GDDR5 VRAM for graphics. The laptop packs up to 16GB LPDDR3 RAM and 1TB PCIe SSD storage or 512GB/ 256GB PCIe 3.0 SSD storage option. It runs on Windows 10 Pro/ Home, measures 30.2 x 18.9 x 1.85cm, and weighs 1.29 kgs.

ASUS ZenBook Edition 30

The secondary ScreenPad display has a 5.65-inch full-HD+ Super IPS display, and is glass-covered for fingerprint and smudge resistance. It supports up to four-finger smart gestures. The laptop also comes with dual-band gigabit-class Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 for connectivity, and supports ASUS SonicMaster stereo audio system, certified by Harman Kardon and Cortana and Alexa voice-recognition support. The ZenBook Edition 30 packs 50Wh 3-cell lithium-polymer battery and is claimed to last up to 14 hours on a single charge.

ASUS ZenBook 15

Separately, ASUS also introduced the ZenBook 13 (UX334), ZenBook 14 (UX434) and ZenBook 15 (UX534) laptops. As the name suggests, these laptops sport a 13.3-inch, 14-inch and 15.6-inch display, respectively. The ZenBook 15 model packs a 4K UHD display with 3,820 x 2,160 NanoEdge display. All variants also come with ScreenPad 2.0 secondary 5.65-inch full HD+ Super IPS touchscreen display. They are powered by up to Intel Core i7-8565U processor coupled with NVIDIA GeForce MX250 2GB GDDR5 VRAM. The 15-inch ZenBook variant gets NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q 2GB/ 4GB GDDR5 VRAM graphics. They pack up to 16GB DDR4 RAM and 1TB PCIe 3.0 SSD storage or 512GB/256GB PCIe 3.0 SSD option. They run on Windows 10 Home/ Pro and have 3D IR HD camera.

The ASUS ZenBook 13, 14, 15 and Edition 30 availability and pricing details aren’t revealed yet.