With announcement of Asus ZenBook 3, the company is all set to take on Macbook with its slimmest and light design. The Taiwanese firm has unveiled its third-generation ZenBook which has been redesigned to compete with the thinnest laptops out there. Let’s have a close look at it:
Design and Display
Asus ZenBook 3 features a 12.5-inch full HD display with resolution of 1920 * 1080 resolution along with corning gorilla glass 4 coating. The ZenBook 3 is just 11.9 mm thick and weighs only 910 g. Being lightweight is one of the most admirable features of this laptop. The laptop features a slick design by making use of an aerospace-grade aluminum alloy in 11.9 mm chassis which comes in Quartz Grey, Royal Blue and Rose Gold. The overall design is pleasing to the eyes with signature spun-metal finish.
ZenBook 3 is powered by Intel Core, starting from Core i5 and running up to Core i7. The RAM of the laptop starts at 4GB and goes up to 16GB. An impressive feature of laptop is that it offers you plenty of space for work documents, videos, gifs and more. The storage starts at 256GB and runs up to 1TB. The device features four-speaker configuration by Harmon Kardon.
Keyboard and Touchpad
The trackpad offers precise and smooth inputs with support for gesture recognition, handwriting and palm rejection technology. The keyboard is full-sized backlit with 19.8mm key pitch and offers a comfortable typing experience. There’s also a built-in fingerprint reader on the touchpad to offer instant one-touch access. This allows you to sign in and unlock the laptop quickly and securely.
As far as the battery life is concerned, the company claims to offer up to 9 hours on a single charge. Also, a fast-charge technology is also there which offers up to 60 percent capacity in just 49 minutes.A quick look at specifications of Asus ZenBook 3:
|Dimensions||296 * 191.2 * 11.9 mm|
|Processor||Intel® Core™ i7 6500U, Intel® Core™ i5 6200U|
|Graphics||Integrated Intel HD Graphics 520|
|Battery||6 Cells 40 Whrs Polymer Battery|
|Price||Ranging between $999 to $1,999|
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