Asus laptop at Computex 2017

Asus announces ZenBook and VivoBook (2017) laptops

At Computex 2017, Asus unveils a number of new thin and light laptops with amazing performance a new NanoEdge displays.

Asus unveils its line of laptops running Windows 10. In total, the Taiwanese company has announced five devices, including the new ZenBook 3 Deluxe, ZenBook Pro, ZenBook Flip S, VivoBook Pro 15, and VivoBook S15.

They all are thinner and lighter devices than their predecessors with premium performance featuring up to Intel’s latest 7th-Gen processors with up to 16GB of memory and up to 1TB of SSD storage.

ZenBook 3 Deluxe (UX490)

The ZenBook 3 Deluxe (2017) is an all-aluminum crafted 13-inch class laptop that houses a 14-inch NanoEdge display with almost no visible bezel. This new laptop is super-thin at only 12.9mm-slim and weighing only 2.42 pounds.

ZenBook 3 Deluxe UX490
ZenBook 3 Deluxe UX490

Asus is packaging the new ZenBook 3 Deluxe with Intel’s 7th-Gen processors up to Core i7-7500U, up to 16GB of memory, and super-fast up to 1TB PCI Express (PCIe) SSD for storage.

Unlike the new Surface Laptop, Asus newest Windows 10 device sports two USB Type-C that also supports Thunderbolt 3 connectivity for extremely fast data transfers, dual 4K resolution display, and power delivery.

Asus latest ZenBook 3 Deluxe will be available this summer starting at $1199 for the base model.

ZenBook Pro (UX550)

Asus’s ZenBook Pro has been updated on every corner. The 2017 model is even more powerful than before, and everything is package in a lighter and thinner aluminum unibody chassis that is only 3.96 pounds and 18.9mm thin.

ZenBook Pro UX550
ZenBook Pro UX550

The ZenBook Pro (2017) sports Intel’s latest Kaby Lake processors up to Core i7-7700HQ (quad-core), Nvidia GeForce GTX1050 Ti graphics, up to 16GB of memory, and 1TB PCIe x4 SSD for storage.

This new Windows 10 laptop also features a 15.6-inch 4K NanoEdge display, and Asus claims up to 14 hours of battery life.

Asus new ZenBook Pro will be available this summer starting at $1299 for the base model.

ZenBook Flip S (UX370)

According to Asus, the ZenBook Flip S is the thinnest 2-in-1 convertible laptop you’ll get in 2017. This is a 13-inch laptop at only 10.9mm thin and weighing 2.42 pounds, which makes it smaller than other similar devices, such as those from Acer, Lenovo, and HP.

ZenBook Flip S UX370
ZenBook Flip S UX370

Similar to its siblings, the ZenBook Flip S has a 4K display with very narrow bezel, and support for touch and active stylus.

Inside this convertible laptop, you’ll find up to an Intel’s 7th-Gen Core i7-7500U processor, up to 8GB of memory, and up to 1TB of PCIe SSD for storage.

Asus ZenBook Flip S will also be available this summer starting at $1099 for the base model.

VivoBook Pro 15 (N580)

If you’re looking for a more affordable laptop that has great performance and looks great too, the Asus VivoBook Pro 5 is perhaps what you need.

VivoBook Pro 15 N580
VivoBook Pro 15 N580

The VivoBook Pro 5 is a lightweight and slim 15.6-inch laptop featuring a 4K display, up to an Intel 7th-Gen Core i7-7700HQ (quad-core) processor, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 graphics, and up to 16GB of memory. In addition, this laptop features a hybrid storage option up to 2TB and 512GB SSD.

While you’re not getting a camera for Windows Hello, this laptop comes with a fingerprint sensor for quick sign in to Windows 10.

Asus VivoBook Pro 15 will be available this summer starting at $799 for the base model.

VivoBook S15 (S510)

The Asus VivoBook S15 is even more affordable than the VivoBook Pro 15. The VivoBook S15 is also a 15.6-inch laptop very thin at 17.9mm and light, weighing 3.3 pounds, featuring up to an Intel 7th-Gen Core i7-7500U processor with up to 16GB and Nvidia GeForce 940MX graphics.

VivoBook S15 S510
VivoBook S15 S510

This laptop has two display options, including a full-HD (1920×1080) and HD (1366×768) screen resolution, and you can get it with up to 512GB of SSD.

Asus VivoBook S15 will be available this summer starting at $499 for the base model.

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