Asus has launched its flagship ZenBook Pro UX501, designed for most demanding of users, in India for 1,15,999 INR. It will be available across retailers and channel partners including Flipkart and Asus Exclusive Stores.
So what’s under the hood to justify this high end price tag? The ZenBook Pro UX501 is packed with a powerful quad core Intel Core i7-4720HQ processor, 16GB RAM for smooth multitasking, game-ready NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M graphics, 2GB of fast GDDR5 video memory for 4K AND 3d processing, and and a 512GB PCI Express (PCIe) x4 SSD (twice as fast as current gen SSDs).
The 15.6 Inch VisualMaster multi-touch IPS LCD display has a crisp 4K/UHD resolution with pixel density of 282 pixels per inches. The compact portable device is made from light Aluminum frame, which is just 0.81 inches thick. Other design highlights include Brushed metal surfaces, diamond-cut chamfers on the edges and stylish laser-engraved ripple-effect pattern on 348 mm keyboard (full size 19mm key pitch) periphery.
Connectivity options include 802.11ac Wi-Fi, with speeds of up to 867Mbit/s, Thunderbolt 2.0 connectivity for flexible expansion for external storage devices, docking stations, displays, etc., HDMI port, mini Display port, 3x USB3.0 ports, Bluetooth 4.0 and audio jack.
ZenBook Pro UX501 weighs a modest 2.27 KG (with battery), includes build in speakers with sonic master and is available across all Asus retail partners for Rs. 115,999.
Key Features of Asus ZenBook Pro UX501
|Model||Asus ZenBook Pro UX501|
|Display||15.6 inch, 4K Display|
|Processor||Quad Core Intel Core i7-4720HQ processor with NVIDIA GeForce GTX960M (N16P-GX) GPU|
|Ports||3x USB3.0, HDMI, mini Display port, Thunderbolt, Card reader, Headphone-out & Audio-in Combo Jack|
|Battery||96WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack|
|Internal Memory||512 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||38.3(W) x 25.5(D) x 2.06 ~ 2.13 (H) cm|