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 (1920×1080) 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).