Asus Launches Zenbook 3

Asus Zenbook 3Asus recently launched its new products that are the third generation Zenbook laptop and next generation Transformer 3 Pro 2-in-1 at an event in India on Wednesday. Both these devices were released at Computex 2016 in Taiwan earlier this year.

Talking about the Asus Zenbook 3 first, the laptop is thinner, faster and lighter than the Macbook. The body of the laptop is built from aerospace grade Aluminum alloy that gives it a smooth finish. The device measures 11.9mm in thickness and weighs just 910 grams. Its higher version works on Intel’s Core i7 processor with 16GB of RAM and offering up to 1TB SSD storage space. It also supports USB Type-C port connectivity. The 12.5-inch display comes with a Corning Glass 4 and a wide 72% NTSC colour gamut. The laptop also features 4 Harman Kardon speakers, fingerprint reader with Windows Hello support and a full size backlit keyboard with glass covered precision touchpad.

Asus claims that the Zenbook 3 can go on for 9 hours on single charge and their fast charging support can charge your device to 60% within just 49 minutes.

The Transformer 3 Pro-2-in-1 also comes with a backlit keyboard with 1.4mm key travel. The device comes with an integrated kickstand with a stepless hinge for 170 degree viewing. The 12.6 inch display comes with a resolution of 2880×1920 and is supported by an Intel Core i7 processor. Transformer 3 Pro also offers 16GB RAM and 1TB SSD storage. The device also provides Thunderbolt 3 that provides super fast 40Gbps data transfer and supports dual external 4K UHD display.

The Asus Zenbook 3 is priced at Rs.1, 47,990 while the Transformer 3 Pro is priced at Rs.1, 44,990 and will be available for sale from October on Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon and across Asus stores and other retail stores in India.