ASUS has officially announced the new ZenBook 3, the latest ultrabook from ASUS. Exteriorly, it does resembling the Apple MacBook that even thinner and lighter at 11.9mm thickness and 910 g weighs.
The ZenBook 3 is powered with more powerful hardware as such; Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM, 1TB PCIe Gen 3 x4 SSD. It has a 12.5-inch high resolution display with edge-to-edge covering of tough and scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The display get a slim bezel design and provides an 82% screen-to-body ratio for maximum display size at smaller size platform.
ZenBook 3 features a full-size backlit keyboard and a glass covered touchpad that provide smooth and accurate input as well incorporate with palm-rejection technology. It also get powerful quad-speakers audio by Harmon Kardon. Unfortunately it only comes with single USB Type-C that uses for input and as well charging.
There is fingerprint reader built-in that supporting Windows Hello. Fast charging technology was introduced onto the ZenBook 3 that able to juice up to 60% capacity less than 50 minutes.
Its available in three colors; Royal Blue, Rose Gold and Quartz Grey.
The ZenBook 3 will be priced as below;
• Core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM and 256GB SSD – US$ 999
• Core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM and 512GB SSD – US$ 1,499
• Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM and 1TB SSD – US$ 1,999