ASUS to refresh its Zenbook ultrabook line

ASUS has decided to update its current Zenbook ultrabook line with new models that will feature improved specs and support for the new Intel Ivy Bridge processors.

The models that will be added to the product line are the 13.3-inch ASUS Zenbook UX31A and the 11.6-inch Zenbook UX21A. Their main task will be to replace the existing Zenbook UX31.

The hardware upgrades that the two new models will bring can be found on all fronts. For example the top model of the novelties will feature a 1920×1080 IPS display while the processors will all be based on the new Intel Ivy Bridge core and will range from Core i3 to Core i7 depending on the chosen option. Customers will also be able to enjoy between 2 GB and 4 GB of DDR3L RAM at up to 1600 MHz speed. The built-in Intel HD 3000 graphics core inside the system processor will provide graphics, and there will also be a SATA 3.0 SSD for storage.

ASUS Zenbook

The new ultrabooks will also arrive with a SDXC card reader, two USB 3.0 ports, micro-HDMI, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and Intel’s Wireless Display media streaming technology.

On the outside the novelties will resemble the older Zenbook UX31 ultrabook. As to battery life, there’s no official information but we expect the UX31A to feature between six and seven hours of battery life, while the UX21A should come with five hours of battery life.

ASUS has not disclosed when the new notebooks will be commercially available, but since Ivy Bridge was delayed the new ultrabooks should hit stores sometime this summer.


Source: Ultrabookreview.com

Related posts

Leak confirms Lumia 950XL specs

Leak confirms Lumia 950XL specs

Microsoft will unveil a number of new devices on October 6 this year and most of them are in production now which means certain people have access to them. This is what has happened to the Lumia 950XL, which is expected on October 6, and thanks to this we have a new leak that pretty much...

New Galaxy S7 rumor adds one more device

New Galaxy S7 rumor adds one more device

The hype levels regarding the upcoming Galaxy S7 smartphone have reached new heights today thanks to a new rumor hailing from Vietnam that claims Samsung will release two different versions of the Galaxy S7 Edge next year. The first device will have a 5.2-inch display, while the second...

Mouse made of titanium blends durability with style

There are virtually thousands of mice on the market out there but if you are still not satisfied you can try something new and unique – a computer mouse made out of titanium courtesy of a company named Intelligent Design. The mouse comes with a titanium chassis and some manual...

Leave a comment