ASUS introduced a new range of laptops and notebooks in China including Zenbook 3, Transformer 3, Transformer 3 Pro and Transformer Mini. The Zenbook 3 will be available for $999 and the Transformer 3 will also be priced at $999. Asus refrained from announcing Transformer 3 and Transformer Mini prices.
Zenbook 3 comes with ultra slim design and features a 12.5 inch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 for scratch resistance. It is powered by Intel Core i7 processor, coupled with 16GB of RAM and up to 1TB SSD. It has a backlit keyboard with 19.8mm key pitch.It also has a fingerprint scanner and comes with 9 hours of battery backup with fast charge technology. Zenbook will be available in three color variants including Royal Blue, Rose Gold and Quartz Grey.
Transformer 3 is a 2 in 1 laptop which flaunts a 12.6 inch display with the resolution of 2880 x 1920 pixels. It is equipped with 7th Gen Intel Core processor, along with 8GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. The sleeve keyboard associated with the tab has 1.4mm key travel and is available in stone, charcoal, taupe and amber. Transformer 3 also includes four high-quality speakers with audio by Harman Kardon and the tablet automatically adjusts the direction of the sound depending on the orientation of the device.
Transformer 3 is compatible with a number of accessories like including ASUS Pen, ASUS Universal Dock, ASUS Audio Pod, and ROG XG Station 2.
Asus Transformer 3 Pro
Asus Transformer 3 Pro is a 2-in-1 PC, crafted from aluminium, and flaunting an 8.35mm thin design. ASUS Transformer 3 Pro has an integrated metal kickstand with a stepless hinge, which means you can position it in any orientation for comfortable viewing. The 12.6-inch display has a resolution of 2880 X 1920 pixels and the sleeve keyboard further enhances its utility.
The Transformer 3 Pro is powered by Intel Core i7 processor has up to a 1TB PCIe x4 SSD and 16GB of 2133MHz RAM for smooth performance. Other features include 13MP rear camera, support for dual external 4K UHD displays, Dual front stereo speakers with audio by Harman Kardon, USB 3.1 based USB Type-C connector, USB 3.0 and HDMI ports. It is compatible with a range of accessories from Asus as well.
Asus Transformer Mini is world’s largest 2 in 1 PC with premium Magnesium Alloy design that has an integrated kickstand with a patented stepless Smart Hinge design. It weighs 530 grams and is just 8.2 mm thick. On the inside, the Transformer Mini includes a 10.1-inch display with 400cd/m2 brightness and ASUS TruVivid display technology. It is equipped with a USB port, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and provides up to 11 hours of battery life. ASUS Transformer Mini provides a complete Windows 10 experience with features including Office Mobile, Cortana, and Windows Hello, which lets users sign in to and unlock ASUS Transformer Mini with its built-in Instant ID fingerprint reader.