ASUS prepares new Windows 8 notebook with touch panel

ASUS-Zenbook-Touch-U500VZ

With CES 2013 coming in full force next week another new item ready to be announced at the Consumer Electronics Show has been leaked ahead of schedule. This time the leak comes out of ASUS in the form of the 15.6-inch Zenbook Touch U500VZ – a Windows 8-based notebook with a full touch display.

The device was discovered on the ASUS web site but the company has not said anything on the device so far so there hasn’t been an official release yet. Most of the specs remain hidden as well but there’s some information as to what the Zenbook Touch U500VZ will house – an Intel Core i7-3632QM processor, a separate NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M graphics card with 2 GB of VRAM, up to 8 GB of DDR3 memory and surprisingly enough – two separate 256 GB SSDs. In addition the notebook packs a 15-inch IPS touch display as well as USB 3.0 ports and of course Windows 8 – but the rest of the specs remain a mystery.

The ASUS Zenbook Touch U500VZ is expected to be unveiled at CES 2013 next week – and this will also be the time when pricing will be made available too.


Source: ASUS

Related posts

Gateway launches new ID Series notebooks

The latest Gateway ID Series notebooks is powered by Intel Core i3 /i5 processors, Nvidia GeForce GT 330M graphics, has LED backlit displays and are available in three sizes - 14, 15, 17-inch.   The new Gateway ID Series notebooks feature a 1-inch thick, sleek silver design, with an...

Logitech G9 Laser Mouse ID Grip

Logitech has a solution for all of us PC gamers that have ever had the urge to affix personalized images on top of our gaming mice. We can now order a customized G9 Laser Mouse ID Grip from Logitech's Website . The G9 Laser Mouse, as you may remember, already comes with two interchangeable...

Diablo III officially launched

May 15, 2012 is to remain a great day for all gamers around the world due to a simple fact – the long-awaited Diablo III RPG is finally here! The third instalment in the Diablo series is now available at stores around the world with the official launch being celebrated with special...

Leave a comment