Asus has declared the ZenBook S, an ultraportable laptop with unique hinge design. The company names it Egro. It also angles the keyboard at 5.5 degrees, which is comfortable during long intervals of typing. The hinge also helps with the laptop’s cooling system by providing more clarity from the surface below.
ZenBook S Specifications
Zenbook S is 12.9mm thick frame, which weighs 1 kg (2.2 pounds) along with U-series Core i7 or i5 processors. The display is 13.3 inches with options for 4K and 1080p resolutions. Along with, the slim bezels offer a screen-to-body ratio of 85 percent. Physical connectivity is handled entirely by three USB-C ports — two with Thunderbolt 3 — and a headphone jack.
The ZenBook S will be available on June 11. It comes in dark blue or red, and pricing starts from $1,119 (₹75085.46 approx).
Asus ZenBook Pro
Asus disclosed Asus ZenBook Pro at Computex 2018. The Asus ZenBook Pro is the new pinnacle of Asus premium laptop range. It comes with an attractive new feature- a smartphone-sized touchscreen in the place of the regular touchpad.
ZenBook Pro comes with 5.5 inches with a 1920 x 1080 resolution. Also, the ScreenPad can be turned into your app launcher, calculator, calendar, or numeric keypad. It can also play back YouTube videos via a Chrome extension, or it can simply exceed the ZenBook Pro’s main display.
Asus has worked with Microsoft to develop Office integrations for the ScreenPad, so you get access to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint shortcuts and adjustments on it. The pad can also function as a neat music and video playback controller, and Asus says it will support Spotify controls with it.
The ZenBook Pro’s maker is going to release a ScreenPad developer kit and is maintaining a website where all the compatible apps are listed, the majority of which will be found on the Windows Store.
The laptop offers a 4K touchscreen with great color fidelity and bezels thin enough to make it the size of a more conventional 14-inch laptop.
Asus is putting the ZenBook Pro 15 on sale in mid-July for a starting price of $2,299 (₹154264.05 approx). Its 14-inch counterpart will follow in the fourth quarter of the year, offering superior battery life of up to 13 hours. Both will come in Asus’ favored shade of so-called Deep Dive Blue.