If you are in the market for a laptop that will stay fresh for a while, the new Asus Zenbook Pro (UX550GE-XB71T) has just been released, with very high-end specs ranging from a 4K screen to the very fast 8th gen. Intel Core i7 “Coffee Lake” hexa-core 8750H processor at 2.2 GHz – 4.8 GHz:
This is a Windows 10 laptop that achieves Geekbench 4 multi-core scores of over 25.000! The Asus Zenbook Pro is laptop with emphasis on lots of power in combination with practicality and a classy design. To achieve these kinds of benchmark scores, it’s powered by not only a powerful processor with a high maximum clock rate, but a Nvidia GeForce GTX1050Ti 4GB GPU, together with 16GB of LPDDR4 RAM at 2133 MHz, as well as 512GB of PCIe SSD storage.
The 15.6-inch 4K touch screen sports a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 with 100% Adobe, and the bezels around the screen are small too, being a part of Asus NanoEdge line of narrow bezel laptops.
High specs and fast speeds can be found elsewhere on the new Asus Zenbook Pro too, ranging from fast file and data transfer through Thurnderbolt and USB 3.1 C ports, to a 71Wh battery with a 9.5 hour battery life.
Other details includes a backlit keyboard, Harman Kardon speakers, fingerprint reader, and design features like a rose gold diamond cut frame.
– Tom Bowen