Asus had announced the ZenBook 3 at Computex in May this year. Now, the company has launched the next-generation notebook in India at the Z3nvolution event.
The ZenBook 3 is sleek and is crafted from aerospace-grade aluminium alloy. It has a metal finish, measures 11.9mm and weigh 910 g. It sports 12.5-inch display and has a wide 72% NTSC color gamut with scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 4 on top. It features slim bezel design that provides an 82% screen-to-body ratio for the maximum display size.
It features a thin fan design at just 3 mm for cooling system. ZenBook 3 features a full-size backlit keyboard with 19.8mm key pitch which is similar to most desktop keyboards and 0.8mm key travel to deliver comfortable typing experience. Asus claims upto 9 hours of battery life for the ZenBook 3 and it comes with fast-charge technology that brings ZenBook 3’s battery up to 60% capacity in just 49 minutes.
Asus ZenBook 3 (UX390UA) specifications
12.5-inch Full HD (1920×1080) LED display Back-lit, 300nits, 16:9 with NTSC:72% and Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Intel Core i7-7500U Processor, 2.7GHz (4M Cache, up to 3.5GHz)
2133MHz RAM, 8GB/16GB, PCIEG3x4 512G M.2 SSD/512G SATA3 M.2 SSD, Graphics Intel HD Graphics
Windows 10 (64bit)
Dimensions: 29.6 x 19.1 x 1.19 cm; Weight: 190 g
USB Type C
ZenBook 3 is priced at Rs. 1,47,990 and comes in Roya blue, Rose Gold and Quartz Grey colors. It will be available from October 2016 onwards across all major ecommerce sites, Asus Exclusive Stores and leading retail stores.