Asus today launched its flagship Notebook, Vivo S15, alongside the new Asus Zenbook UX430 which is also the thinnest-ever ZenBook with discrete graphics. ASUS VivoBook S15 will be available from October 01, 2017 at a starting price of Rs. 59,990 and the Asus Zenbook UX430 is available at starting price of Rs. 74,990.
The Vivo S15 ha a 15.6-inch full HD display with 178 degree wide viewing angles and just 7.8mm thick bezels on all sides, thus providing for a more immersive experience. It flaunts a metallic Icicle Gold finish for a quality feel just 17.9 mm slim and weighs just 1.7Kgs.
On the inside, the Asus Vivo S15 is powered by 8th Generation quad-core Intel Core i7-8550U and i5-8250U, paired with up to 16GB DDR4 RAM, 128GB SSD, up to 1 TB HDD, and NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics.
Other features include USB 3.1 based Type-C port, two USB 2.0 ports, one HDMI port, and Bluetooth® 4.2. Its dual-band 2×2 802.11ac Wi-Fi, fast charging support, and up to 8 hours of battery life.
The ZenBook UX430, on the other hand, is the thinnest ever ZenBook with discrete graphic and weighs just 1.25kg. It has a Full HD 14” display with 7.18mm NanoEdge bezel providing an 80% screen to body ratio and is powered by up to Intel 8th Generation Core i7 processor with the main memory of 16GB DDR4 (2133MHz) and up to 512 GB Storage.
With a battery life of 9 hours, its well suited for consumers looking for a light and portable machine to use on the go.
On the sidelines of the event, Mr. Peter Chang – Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager said “Today, the consumers want their everyday laptop to be stylish, slim, ultra-portable and yet a powerful performer for their daily tasks. With a set of unprecedented features, our latest VivoBook goes beyond the edge to ensure our users stay ahead of the curve. We believe that it will redefine the ‘Everyday’ laptop category in India.”