Asus was first out of the major brands at COMPUTEX to announce many new Windows 10 computers, when the CEO Jonney Shih took center stage today and unveiled a whole bunch of them.
Asus ZenBook Flip S (UX370)
The Asus ZenBook Flip S is a Windows 10 convertible laptop with a 360 degree rotating display, and this is with an optional 4K display too with active stylus support. The fastest processor available will be the Intel Core i7-7500U processor with 1TB of PCIe storage. It will be launched during the summer from $1099.
Asus XenBook Pro (UX550)
The upcoming new Asus XenBook Pro will be very powerful, powered as it is by a Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor even, together with a Nvidia GeForce GTX1050 Ti GPU, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and 1TB of PCIe x4 SSD storage too. So this will be a very powerful laptop. And not only that, but the 15.6-inch laptop will have a 4K display too. The price will start from $1299 when it launches during the summer.
Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe (UX490)
The new ZenBook 3 Deluxe looks like before, but now has Intel Core i7-7500U processor, 16GB LPDDR3 RAM, up to 1TB of storage, and USB Type-C ports with Thunderbolt 3 support. It will be launched from $1199 and up.
Asus VivoBook Pro 15 (N580)
Unlike the other new edition laptops unveiled today, this one is a little cheaper, to be launched from $799. Despite that, it is actually powered by up to a Intel Core i7-770HQ processor, and with a Nvidia geForce GTX 1050 GPU, and 16GB of DDR4 RAM. It can even be configured with 2TB of HDD and 512GB of SSD storage.
Also, it still has a 4K display with 3840 x 2160 resolution as well as the promise of some good speakers. So on paper at east, based on specs like that, this laptop has the potential to become a bestseller.
Asus VivoBook S15 (S510)
The final laptop unveiled today is also the cheapest, starting at $499. But it can be had with up to Intel Core i7-7500U processor, Nvidia GeForce 940MX GPU, and 16GB DDR4 RAM. This is more of a regular laptop, weighing 1.5 kg and being 17.9mm thick.
– Jim Miller