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At the Computex 2017 event, the Taiwanese tech giant Asus announced an array of laptops. These new range of laptops are all set to go on sale later this year.
The devices launched by Asus at the Computex 2017 include the world's thinnest convertible laptop called Asus ZenBook Flip S, the world's thinnest 14-inch laptop called ZenBook 3 Deluxe, and the thinnest and lightest professional-grade ultraportable lineup called ZenBook Pro. They have also launched the new VivoBook range of laptops comprising of VivoBook S15 and VivoBook Pro 15.
While we have already seen the details about the VivoBook lineup, let's take a look at the other launches of Asus over here. All the new laptops are based on Windows 10 with Windows Ink, Cortana, Modern Standby, and Windows Hello.
Asus ZenBook Flip S
This is claimed to be the world's thinnest convertible laptop ever. The ZenBook Flip S comes with a 360-degree flippable display and 10.9mm thickness. The new convertible from Asus weighs in at 1.1kg. The company claims that the 360-degree ErgoLift hinge has a dual-action mechanism, which can tilt and lift the keyboard into the typing position. This can be done even when the display is operated beyond 135 degrees.
On the specs front, the ZenBook Flip S makes use of the seventh-gen Intel Core i7-7500U processor paired with 1TB PCIe SSD. The laptop comes with a new cooling system with a liquid crystal polymer fan. The convertible has a 4K UHD multi-touch NanoEdge display and an active stylus as well. There is a fingerprint sensor for instant login using Windows Hello, be it in the tablet or laptop mode. The ZenBook Flip S will be going on sale starting from $1,099 (approx. Rs. 71,000).
Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe
The ZenBook 3 Deluxe will arrives with a 12.9-mm thin chassis and weighs in at 1.1kg just like the ZenBook Flip S. The laptop comes with a 14-inch NanoEdge display and makes use of the same processor as the convertible. It has 16GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 1TB PCIe SSD. The laptop comes with two USB Type-C ports with support for Thunderbolt 3 that supports up to 40Gbps data transfer and dual 4K UHD external displays. There is a fingerprint sensor too for one-touch login. The ZenBook 3 Deluxe will be priced at $1,199 (approx. Rs. 77,500).
Asus ZenBook Pro
The ZenBook Pro is claimed to be thinnest and lightest laptop launched ever. It is powered by the seventh-gen quad-core Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor paired with Nvidia GeForce GTX1050 Ti graphics. The device has a 1TB PCIe x4 SSD and 16GB RAM as well. Asus claims that the ZenBook Pro will give an incredible battery life up to 14 hours. The device has a 15.6-inch 4K UHD NanoEdge display and packs a quad-speaker that is powered by Harman Kardon. The device is priced starting $1,299 (approx. Rs. 84,000).