The new Asus ZenBook 3 has finally been made official at the ongoing Computex 2016 in Taiwan. Unveiling the laptop, Johnny Shih, the Asus Chairman claimed that the ZenBook 3 is lighter than the lightest laptop computer from Apple and the processor inside is twice as fast as the MacBook. Read on to get all the details about the Asus ZenBook3 price, specs and all other features.
Asus ZenBook 3
The Asus ZenBook 3 comes sporting a total make over, it flaunts a new ultra slim design and comes with a chassis that is just 11.9 mm thick. This is made from an aerospace grade aluminum alloy that when compared to the standard alloys used in laptops, is 50% stronger. The new ZenBook 3 weighs around 910 grams, and the device is made with two phase anodizing process due to which the device has golden highlights on the diamond cut edges.
Asus ZenBook 3 Specifications
While launching the Zenbook 3 laptop, the Asus chairman made a lot of comparisons with the Apple Macbook, we will now have to wait to test the performance of the Zen book 3 to see the power in the chairman’s claims.
Moving on to the Asus ZenBook 3 specs and features, the laptop comes with a 12.5 inch display having a wide 72% NTSC color gamut. The display also has the Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection on top. Not only this the laptop has a slim bezel design that offers 82% screen to body ratio.
Asus ZenBook 3 Features
In the inside, the Asus ZenBook 3 will come powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and this will be coupled with 16GB of 2133MHz RAM, 1TB PCIe Gen 3 x4 SSD. The third iteration of the Zenbook laptop comes with a USB Type-C port and quad speaker audio by Harman Kardon.
The ZenBook 3 has a full sized backlit keyboard, having a key pitch of 19.8mm and 0.8mm key travel. The new ZenBook laptop also houses a thin fan design (3 mm) for cooling.
Asus ZenBook 3 Laptop Connectivity
The touch pad of the Asus ZenBook 3 is glass covered, precision one and comes with the palm rejection technology. The other features of the ZenBook 3 include support for Smart Gestures and handwriting, built-in fingerprint scanner with Windows Hello support etc.
The Asus ZenBook3 comes with the Thunderbolt 3/USB-C port for charging and the company claims that this can charge the laptop’s battery up to 60 percent in just 49 minutes and a fully charged Zenbook 3 will offer around 9 hours of battery life.
Asus Zenbook 3 Price, Availability, Best Buy
The Asus ZenBook 3 price has not been revealed yet but the laptop will be available in the color variants of Rose Gold, Royal Blue, and Quartz Grey. Zenbook 3 laptop will soon available to buy online.