Both the ZenBook 3 and Transformer 3 Pro come with Intel Core i7 processor and Windows 10 OS.
Asus today announced the launch of ZenBook 3 laptop and Transformer 3 Pro personal computer in India. The ZenBook 3 and Transformer 3 Pro will be available from October 2016 onwards across all major e-commerce sites like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal and all Asus Exclusive Stores and leading retail stores across India at Rs 1,47,990 and Rs 1,44,990 respectively.
The ZenBook 3 has been announced in royal blue, rose gold and quartz grey colours. It is armed with Intel i7 processor, Windows 10 (64 bit) OS, and a 12.5 inch LED backlit display that has full HD resolution. Besides, it has VGA camera, Intel HD graphics card, fingerprint sensor, 40 WHrs battery, one headphone jack and a USB Type C port. It comes in 8 GB and 16 GB LPDDR3 RAM variants.
In a press release, Asus claimed: "The next-generation ZenBook is completely redesigned with a gorgeous, ultra-sleek 11.9mm chassis that weighs a mere 910g. To achieve its amazing lightness without compromising strength, ZenBook 3 is crafted from aerospace-grade aluminum alloy, a premium material that is 50% stronger than the standard alloy used in laptops. As well as being strong and light, this material is also supremely elegant and features the signature ZenBook spun-metal finish."
The Transformer 3 Pro comes with 12.6 inch display with 2880x1920 pixels resolution, Intel Core i7 processor, Windows 10 (64 bit) OS, 16 GB RAM, Intel HD graphics, 39 WHrs battery, one HDMI, one type C port and a USB 2.0 port. The Transformer 3 Pro is only 8.35mm thin and has diamond-cut detailing that accentuates its elegant design.
"Asus Transformer 3 Pro has an integrated metal kickstand with a stepless hinge that lets users set the device at almost any viewing angle up to 170°. The included ASUS Transformer Cover Keyboard is a backlit keyboard that provides laptop-grade 1.4mm key travel for a comfortable typing experience and is available in four attractive colors — Stone, Charcoal, Taupe, and Amber," said the company in a press release.
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