“The new ASUS notebooks and convertibles come with Windows 10, Intel Core i7 processors and fingerprint sensors”
ASUS has unveiled its new range of laptops and convertibles at the ongoing Computex 2017 in its home market of Taiwan. The brand’s new products include the ASUS ZenBook Flip S convertible, and the ZenBook Pro UX550, ZenBook 3 Deluxe, VivoBook Pro 15 and VivoBook S15 laptops.
The ASUS ZenBook Flip S is being touted as the world’s slimmest convertible laptop with a waistline of 10.9mm. The convertible features a 360-degree rotatable display with an ErgoLift hinge. The Windows 10-powered offering comes with up to an Intel Core i7 processor, 1TB of solid state drive storage, a 13-inch display with up to 4K UHD multi-touch NanoEdge panel, an active stylus, and a fingerprint sensor with Windows Hello support.
The ASUS ZenBook Pro UX550 is being touted as the slimmest, lightest and most powerful ZenBook Pro model till date. It comes with a 15.6-inch 4K UHD NanoEdgee display, a 7th-gen Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX1050 graphics, 1TB SSD, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, Windows 10, Harman Kardon speakers, and a fingerprint sensor with Windows Hello support.
ASUS claims that the ZenBook 3 Deluxe is the world’s slimmest 14-inch laptop. It comes with a 14-inch NanoEdge display. The notebook features a 7th-gen Intel Core i7 processor, up to 16GB of RAM, 1TB SSD, two Thunderbolt 3 USB Type-C ports, Windows 10, and a fingerprint sensor with Windows Hello support.
As for the ASUS VivoBook Pro 15, it is a slim and lightweight Windows 10 notebook that offers a 15.6-inch display with up to 4K UHD resolution. It is powered by up to an Intel Core i7 processor, mated to up to 16GB of RAM and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 graphics. The notebook offers up to 2TB HDD and 512GB SSD storgae, a dual-fan cooling system, Harman Kardon-certified audio, ASUS Pen support, and a fingerprint sensor with Windows Hello support.
Lastly, the ASUS VivoBook S15 gets a 15.6-inch FHD NanoEdge display with slim bezels. The notebook is powered by an up to Intel Core i7 processor, coupled with up to 16GB of RAM and NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics. It also comes with an optional backlit keyboard and a fingerprint sensor with Windows Hello support.
As for the pricing, the ASUS ZenBook Flip S will be available starting at $1,099 (~Rs 70,800), ZenBook Pro at $1,299 (~Rs 83,750), ZenBook 3 Deluxe at $1,199 (~Rs 77,300), VivoBook Pro 15 at $799 (~Rs Rs 51,500), and the VivoBook S15 at $499 (~Rs 32,170).