A week after introducing the FX505DT and FX705DT TUF gaming laptops in India, Asus has now expanded its VivoBook lineup with the launch of the VivoBook 14 and VivoBook 15 laptops in the country. The new notebooks come with thin-bezel displays and NVIDIA GeForce Graphics for a starting price of Rs 33,990 on Flipkart.
The new laptops are labelled as the Asus VivoBook 14 (X412) and Asus VivoBook 15 (X512) and can be powered by up to an 8th generation Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce MX250 discrete graphics. The laptops can be customised with up to 512GB SSD, 1TB HDD storage and to 16GB DDR4 RAM. Connectivity options include USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C, USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, USB 2.0 Type-A, 3.5mm audio jack, micro SD card reader, HDMI 1.4, Wi-Fi 5 and Bluetooth 4.2.
The VivoBook 14 and VivoBook 15 feature 14-inch and 15.6-inch FHD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a 178-degree view angle. The displays feature four-sided NanoEdge displays with up to 88 percent screen-to-body ratio.
The new VIvoBooks come with HD Webcams, fingerprint readers and a 2-cell 37 watt-hour lithium-polymer battery. There are dual stereo speakers which come with ASUS SonicMaster technology.
Speaking about the launch, ASUS India Consumer notebooks and ROG business Head, Arnold Su said “We are glad to introduce the new additions to VivoBook. Both X412 and X512 deliver on the brand’s promise of high performance and easy portability, crafted with perfection for today’s young and eclectic users that are always on the move and prefer finer pursuits in life. This launch also marks another run of successful collaboration with Flipkart and we are extremely proud to be associated with India’s leading online platform”.
Flipkart Electronics, Private Labels and Furniture VP, Adarsh K Menon also commented saying “At Flipkart, we constantly endeavour to offer our customers best-in-class products, with the latest features at great prices. We are delighted to partner with ASUS and offer our customers their range of durable, lightweight and colourful notebooks. ASUS has been a key player driving the growth of the laptop category on Flipkart and we work in close association with them to develop these India-focused products. We are confident that Vivobook 14 & 15 will resonate well with our customers, who are looking at the best technology at affordable price points”.
The VivoBook 14 and VivoBook 15 will be available in four colours – Transparent Silver, Slate Grey, Peacock Blue and Coral Crush. The ASUS VivoBook 14 will start for Rs 33,990 on Flipkart while the VivoBook 15 will be available for a starting price of Rs 34,990 at online and offline stores.