Asus today launched its flagship Zenbook 3 laptop (UX390UA) in India. The device will go sale in the country starting from November 27. The Zenbook 3 will be available in three variants, with the basic model starting at Rs. 1,13,990 and the premium model going till Rs. 1,47,990. The device will be available in three color options, Royal Blue, Rose Gold and Quartz Grey.
The Asus Zenbook 3 Intel Core i5 variant with 8GB/512GB has been priced at Rs. 1,13,990, the Intel Core i7 variant with 8GB/512GB, SATA3 has been priced at Rs. 1,23,990 and the premium Core i7 variant with 16GB/512GB, PCIE G3x4 has been priced at Rs. 1,47,990.
Asus Zenbook 3 Specifications
The Zenbook 3 is made up of aerospace-grade aluminum alloy that gives it sleekness and its light weight. The laptop is 11.9mm thick and weighs just 910 grams. The device also has a ‘world’s thinnest fan design’ at just 3mm. The device will run on Windows 10 64 bit edition.
The Zenbook 3 features a 12.5 inch full HD LED Backlit Ultra-Slim display with 300 nits of brightness. It comes with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It comes with an 82% screen-to-body ratio.
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The Asus Zenbook 3 is powered by 2.7GHz up-to Intel Core i7-7500U processor with Kaby Lake architecture and comes with Integrated Intel HD Graphics. It features a Full-size backlit keyboard with a 19.8 mm key pitch.
The glass-covered precision touchpad comes with palm rejection technology, Smart Gestures, and handwriting support. It comes with a VGA camera.
The Asus Zenbook 3 features a built-in fingerprint reader with Windows Hello. The Laptop also offers quad speaker audio by Harman Kardon, built-in array microphone and Asus SonicMaster Premium Technology.
The Asus Zenbook 3 is powered by a 6-Cell 40 Whrs Li-ion Polymer battery which will provide up to 9 hours of battery life. It comes with fast charging which will allow you to charge up to 60% battery in just 49 minutes. Connectivity options on the device include WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and a USB 3.1 Type-C port.
Asus also announced that the Transformer 3 Pro will be available across retail outlets starting January 2017 at a starting price of Rs. 1,10,990.