The ZenBook 3 will be available starting November 27th across all Asus Exclusive Stories, offline and online retailers.
Asus has announced the launch of its Zenbook 3 laptop (UX390UA) in India. The laptop comes in three variants - Intel Core i5 variant with 8GB/512GB priced at Rs 113,990, the Intel Core i7 variant with 8GB/512GB, SATA3 cost Rs 123,990, whereas for Intel Core i7 variant with 16GB/512GB, PCIE G3x4 one has to pay Rs 147,990. The Asus ZenBook 3 will be available starting November 27th across all Asus Exclusive Stories, offline and online retailers. The Zenbook 3 laptop has three colours to choose from - Royal Blue, Rose Gold and Quartz Grey.
The Asus Zenbook 3 laptop has an aerospace-grade aluminum alloy body and features a 12.5-inch LED Back-lit Full HD (1920x1080) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by 2.7GHz (4M Cache, up to 3.5GHz) up-to Intel Core i7-7500U processor with Kaby Lake architecture, clubbed with Intel HD Graphics, LPDDR3 8GBG/16GB RAM and PCIEG3x4 512G M.2 SSD/512G SATA3 M.2 SSD. The laptop runs on Windows 10 (64bit) operating system. It features a full-size backlit keyboard with 19.8mm key pitch.
The Zenbook 3 has VGA resolution web camera (Fixed type). It also houses a Fingerprint scanner with Windows 'Hello' and has USB3.1-Type C port as well. For cooling the system, it has world's thinnest fan design at just 3mm. The laptop is backed up by a 40WHrs, 2S3P, 6-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack, which claims to deliver up to 9 hours of battery life for all-day. Further, it comes with fast-charge technology, which claims to charge the battery up to 60% capacity in just 49 minutes. The laptop comes with various pre-loaded softwares such as Asus Finger Print, Asus Smart Gesture, Asus Splendid, Asus WebStorage, Sync Agent, Intel Anti-theft, and HDD User Password Protection and Security. Besides, the laptop offers quad-speaker audio by Harman Kardon, palm-rejection technology, Built-in array microphone, handwriting support. The laptop measures 29.6(W) x 19.1(D) x 1.19 (H) cm and weighs 910 grams (with 6 cell battery).
Moreover, company also announced that the Transformer Pro 3 will be available starting January 2017 across all channel partners and retail outlets at a starting price of Rs 110,990 (Core i5 variant).
Priced at Rs 6,999, the smartphone will be available online from today and across leading retail stores before the end of December 2016.
While the Gunmetal variant is priced at Rs 18,999, the Silver variant is priced at Rs 17,599.
The smartphone comes with powerful 4,100 mAh non-removable battery.
The Asus gaming notebooks have VR-Ready Nvidia Pascal GeForce GTX 10 series graphics card.
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Both the ZenBook 3 and Transformer 3 Pro come with Intel Core i7 processor and Windows 10 OS.
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