Asus wednesday unveiled its latest flagship mainstream notebook ‘Vivobook S15’ at ‘Beyond The Edge’ press event in New Delhi.
The event also showcased the all new Asus Zenbook UX430, which The Asus company claims that it is the ‘thinnest ever Zenbook’ from the company.
The VivoBook S15 packs a 15.6-inch screen and weighs about 1.7 kg. The laptop comes with a metallic Icicle Gold finish alongside an FHD Nano Edge display with slim 7.8 mm bezels.
It comes with 80 percent screen to body ratio along with a 178-degree wide-view technology. Vivo Book is powered by the 8th generation Intel Core i7 processor while packing 16 GB of DDR4 RAM alongside NVIDIA MX150 graphics processor.
The laptop also comes with 1 TB HDD and a 128 GB of SSD for the operating system.
Asus claims that the battery packed inside the laptop can be charged up to 60 percent within 49 minutes via fast charging method, along with a battery life of up to 8 hours on normal usage. The laptop also comes with a fingerprint scanner with support for Windows Hello and a backlit keyboard for use during dark environments.
Coming to the ZenBook UX430, it also packs the same Nano Edge bezel-less Full-HD (1080p) display but with 14-inch in size.
The display has a matte anti-glare surface and gives you a brightness of 300 nits with a 100 percent sRGB colour gamut.
The ZenBook UX430 is powered by up to eighth-generation 2.1GHz Intel Core i7 processor with 16GB of DDR4 RAM and up to 512GB of SSD storage. It also features the same Nvidia MX150 GPU for gaming and other graphic needs.
The laptop is just 15.9mm thick and weighs 1.25kg that’s suitable for its portability. It has a sandblasted metal keyboard surface for a premium look and speakers powered by Harman Kardon, along with Asus’ Smart Amp amplifying technology.
The Asus VivoBook S15 will be available from October 01, 2017 across all online and offline retailer and partners at a starting price of Rs 59,990. The Asus Zenbook UX430 is available across all online and offline retailer and partners at a starting price of Rs 74,990.