Asus has launched three new laptops in India from its Zenbook Series. The lineup includes Asus ZenBook Pro 15, ZenBook S and ZenBook 13. Starting at a price of Rs 69,990 for the ZenBook Pro 13 model, the three new models will be available for purchase on e-commerce portals, retail stores and channel partners from August 13.
Asus Zenbook Pro 15 specifications & Features
To recall, Asus ZenBook Pro 15 made its debut at Computex earlier this year and brings a ScreenPad that offers an interaction with various Windows and ScreenPad apps. The ScreenPad comes in a high-resolution, full-colour touchscreen panel that is designed with adaptive features along with context-sensitive tools and supports apps such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and YouTube among others. It is inspired by the Touch Bar available on select MacBook Pro models.
Alongside the ScreenPad, the ZenBook Pro 15 comes with a 15.6-inch, 4K UHD NanoEdge Pantone display with 100 percent Adobe RGB colour gamut. The notebook is powered by up to eighth-gen Intel Core i9 processor, coupled with up to 16GB of RAM, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050i GPU, and 1TB of PCIe x4 SSD. It also has gigabit-class Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C (3.1 Gen 2), and Thunderbolt 3 ports.
Asus has also provided a Harman Kardon-certified audio system and has a fingerprint sensor. It also sports an all-aluminium unibody build that features a spun-metal finish in Deep Dive Blue and Rose Gold colour options.
The Asus ZenBook Pro (UX580GE-E2032T) with an eighth-generation Intel Core i7-8750H processor comes at a price tag of Rs. 1,79,990, while the other variant (UX580GE-E2014T) with an Intel Core i9-8950HK processor is priced at Rs. 2,09,990.
Asus ZenBook S specifications & features
The ZenBook S also has 4K UHD NanoEdge touchscreen option but with a smaller screen size of 13.3-inch. The notebook has an eighth-gen, Intel Core i7-8550U processor, coupled with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of PCIe x4 SSD.
There is an ErgoLift hinge design and it is touted to deliver up to 13.5 hours of battery life on a single charge. The ZenBook S can provide Thunderbolt 3 connectivity supported by USB Type-C interface. There are Deep Dive Blue and Burgundy Red colour options with diamond-cut details and spun-metal finish. The ZenBook S is priced at Rs.1,29,900.
Asus ZenBook 13 specifications & features
The Asus ZenBook 13 has a 13.3-inch FHD NanoEdge display with 100 percent RGB colour gamut. Like the ZenBook Pro 15, the ZB 13 also has Harman Kardon audio certification. There are up to eighth-gen Intel Core i7 processor options, coupled with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD.
The notebook has a full-size, backlit keyboard and a fingerprint sensor. Connectivity options include, USB Type-C, USB Type-A, HDMI, and Wi-Fi 802.11ac. Asus claims that on a single charge, the ZenBook 13 can deliver up to 14 hours of battery life.
The ZenBook 13 comes in three different variants. The ZenBook 13 (UX331UAL-EG001T) with an Intel Core i5-8250U and 256GB SSD is priced at Rs. 66,990, while the variant (UX331UAL-EG058T) with 512GB SSD comes with a price tag of Rs. 76,990 and the variant (UX331UAL-EG031T) with an Intel Core i7-8550U processor and 512GB SSD is available at Rs. 84,990.