ASUS just announced two new premium ZenBook laptops to India, namely the new ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED and the ZenBook Duo 14. Both the laptops were first introduced at CES 2021 and sport a secondary display called ScreenPad Plus to expand users’ productivity.
ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED
The device features a 15.6-inch 4K UHD OLED NanoEdge touchscreen that offers a 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, 178-degrees viewing angles, up to 440-nits of brightness, and VESA Display HDR 500 True Black certification.
The secondary display, which sits right above the keyboard, measures 14.1-inch diagonally and raises at an angle for better viewing and airflow. It has a 3840 x 1100-pixel resolution with up to 400-nits peak brightness, 100% sRGB color gamut coverage, and also stylus support.
On the power side, the machine is powered by the 10th-gen Intel Core processors available up to a Core i9-10980HK, 32GB of DDR4 RAM, and 1TB M.2 PCIe 3.0 SSD storage. On the Graphics end, the device is powered by NVIDIA’s new GeForce RTX 3070.
It has Wi-Fi 6 support with Bluetooth 5.0, and I/O ports include two Thunderbolt 3 ports, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port, HDMI 2.1, and a headphone jack.
ASUS ZenBook Duo 14
The device has a primary 14-inch FHD (1920 x 1080 pixels) display which offers a 93% screen-to-body ratio and up to 400-nits brightness. It also covers 100% of the sRGB color gamut and has TÜV Rheinland certification for low blue light.
It has a secondary 12.65-inch touchscreen that is tilted for improved readability and reduced glare. The notebook is powered by the latest 11th-Gen Intel Core processors and Intel Iris Xe graphics, along with the option of NVIDIA GeForce MX450 for discrete graphics.
The machines will have up to an Intel Core i7-1156G7 processor option available, up to 16GB of LPDDR4x RAM, and 1TB of M.2 SSD for storage. For connectivity, it has two Thunderbolt 4 ports, a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port, an HDMI 1.4, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The laptop also comes with Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth v5.0 wireless connectivity options.
The Asus ZenBook Duo 14 (UX482) will be available in India for ₹99,990 and will be available for purchase starting today. The Asus ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED (UX582) is priced at ₹2,39,990 and will be available for purchase in May.
|Specification||ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED||ASUS ZenBook Duo 14|
|Dimensions & Weight||359.8 x 249.2 x 21.5 ~ 21.5 mm 2.34kgs||324 x 222 x 16.9 ~ 17.3 mm Starting at 1.57kgs|
|Display||15.6-inch 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) OLED|
touchscreen 440-nits brightness 100% DCI-P3 color gamut Pantone Validated VESA Display HDR 500 True Black TUV Rheinland certified 14-inch secondary 4K (3840 x 1100)
|14-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS-level 400-nits brightness 100% sRGB color gamut Pantone Validated 93% screen to body ratio 12.65-inch secondary (1920 x 515) IPS-level|
|Processor||Intel Core i9-10980HK Intel Core i7-10870H||Intel Core i7-1165G7 Intel Core i5-1135G7|
|GPU||Intel UHD NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070|
|Intel Iris Xe NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (2GB GDDR6)|
|RAM & Storage||Up to 32GB DDR4 RAM 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD||Up to 32GB LPDDR4X RAM Up to 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD|
|Battery & Power||92WHr battery 240W charger||70WHr battery 65W charger|
|I/O||USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A 2x Thunderbolt 3 HDMI 2.1 3.5mm headphone combo jack DC-in||USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A 2x Thunderbolt 4 HDMI 1.4 3.5mm headphone combo jack Micro SD card reader|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 6 Bluetooth 5.0||Wi-Fi 6 Bluetooth 5.0|
|OS||Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro||Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro|
|Other Features||Harman Kardon speakers Microphone array Stylus support Windows Hello face login MIL-STD 810H certified||Harman Kardon speakers Microphone array Stylus support Alexa voice-recognition support MIL-STD 810H certified Windows Hello face login|