ASUS today unveiled its latest flagship mainstream notebook ‘Vivobook S15’ at ‘Beyond The Edge’ press event in New Delhi. The event also showcased the all new Asus Zenbook UX430, the thinnest-ever ZenBook with discrete graphics. The latest ZenBook and VivoBook thin-and-light laptops push the boundaries of design and technology to deliver ultimate mobile computing experiences.
On the sidelines of the event, Mr. Peter Chang – Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager said “Today, the consumers want their everyday laptop to be stylish, slim, ultra-portable and yet a powerful performer for their daily tasks. With a set of unprecedented features, our latest VivoBook goes beyond the edge to ensure our users stay ahead of the curve. We believe that it will redefine the‘Everyday’ laptop category in India.”
ASUS VivoBook S15
A 15.6-inch laptop designed for those constantly on the go, featuring a 17.9mm profile and weighing just 1.7 kg.The ASUS VivoBook Series is renowned for offeringoutstanding value and performance, but the new VivoBook S Series pushes the boundaries to deliverlevels of style and performance normally only found in higher-end laptops.The thin and lightweight VivoBook S is the latest and most stylish model in the VivoBook Series. It hasa metallic Icicle Gold finish for a quality feel, and features a NanoEdge display with a 7.8mm-slim bezel that provides a larger display area for more immersive viewing. This stylish laptop is powered by up to 8th Generation Intel® Core™i7 processor with up to 16GB DDR4 memory and feature NVIDIA® MX150 graphics.
ASUS VivoBook features a Full HD (1920 x 1280) display with 178° wide-view technology for astonishing visuals, even when viewed from extreme positions. The compact ASUS VivoBook S15 measures just 361 x 243.5 x 17.9mm which is powered by a 8thGeneration quad core Intel Core i7-8550U and i5-8250U processor. It has dual storage drives, with a 1TB hard disk drive (HDD) to give users ample space to store music and media libraries, and a 128GB solid-state drive (SSD) to reduce boot-up and app loading times. VivoBook S15 laptops feature a Lithium polymer battery that offers up to 8 hours battery life and a 3x longer lifespan than standard Lithium-ion cylinder batteries.
The reversible USB Type-C™ (USB-C™) port makes it easier to connect devices, with USB 3.1 Gen 1 providing superfast data transfer speeds – making it possible to transfer a 2GB movie to a USB drive in seconds. For maximum convenience and compatibility, ASUS VivoBook S15 also features one USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI port, and Bluetooth® 4.2. Its dual-band 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi provides up to 6X-faster data speeds over the previous 802.11n standard.
ASUS ‘Beyond The Edge’ also showcased ZenBook UX430, the thinnest ever ZenBook with discrete graphics. Weighing only 1.25kg, the Full HD 14” Windows 10 laptop features 7.18mm NanoEdgebezel providing an 80% screen to body ratio. Offering a 178-degree wide view with matte non-reflective surface, ZenBook UX430 is powered by up to Intel 8thGeneration Core i7 processor with the main memory of 16GB DDR4 (2133MHz) and up to 512 GB Storage. Offering a 9 hour long battery life& performance benefits of NVIDIA® GeForce® graphics up to MX150, for work or entertainment, the ZenBook UX430 is best suited for people on-the-go who want to take more in less space!
AVAILABILITY & PRICING
- ASUS VivoBook S15will be available from October 01, 2017 across all online and offline retailer and partners at a starting price of INR 59,990/-
- Asus Zenbook UX430 is available across all online and offline retailer and partners at a starting price of INR 74,990/