ASUS Releases ZenBook Flip 13 and 15 with Futuristic Design

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Still in the IFA 2018 event which took place in Berlin, Germany. In addition to the three ZenBook 13, 14 and 15, ASUS also presents two of the latest ZenBook Flip series, namely Flip 13 UX362 and Flip 15 UX562. Unlike conventional laptops, the ZenBook Flip is a convertible laptop with a screen that can be rotated up to 360 degrees.

Both variants of the ZenBook Flip are equipped with a NanoEdge display with a thin bezel on all four sides. The screen size of 13.3 inches and 15.6 has a screen-to-body ratio of up to 90 percent. While the screen resolution starts from FHD 1920 x 1080 pixels and 4K UHD 3840 x 2160 pixels for the ZenBook Flip 15 series.

The NanoEdge design on the ZenBook Flip 13 and 15 brings a new experience when looking at the screen with 178 degree viewing angle. The very thin bezel allows uninterrupted visuals while working or watching videos.

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As a convertible laptop that is used in various modes up to 360 degrees. ErgoLift hinges will keep users comfortable typing when the laptop is opened. ASUS has tested the hinge mechanism that can last open and close up to 20 thousand times.

Just like the ZenBook 13 and 14, ASUS also presents a dual-function NumberPad touchPad that features LED lights on both ZenBook Flip. A new solution for placing a full number button on a small laptop. That way, users can input numbers and move the cursor in the same place.

Although classified as thin laptops, the performance of the ZenBook Flip 13 and 15 is quite reliable. Both are equipped with the 8th generation Intel Core i7 processor with 2400 MHz DDR4 RAM support up to 16 GB. The existence of an SSD slot up to 512 GB is also proven to accelerate the performance of the ZenBook especially when booting and opening applications.

Especially for the ZenBook Flip 15, there is an Nvidia-made graphics card, the GeForce GTX1050 Max-Q with 2 GB of VRDR5 VRAM. The 4K UHD resolution screen is equipped with PANTONE validate and 100% SRGB color gamut to support professional needs. In addition to the two features above, the ZenBook Flip 15 has a dual-storage option for placing high-speed SSDs and large-capacity HDDs at once.

  ASUS ZenBook Flip 13 (UX362) ASUS ZenBook Flip 15 (UX562)
CPU Intel® Core i7-8565U processorIntel® Core i5-8265U processor Intel® Core i7-8565U processorIntel® Core i5-8265U processor
Display 13.3” LED-backlit FHD (1920×1080) touchscreen3.5mm-thin bezel with 90% screen-to-body ratio

Wide 100% sRGB color gamut

178° wide-view technology

 

15.6” LED-backlit 4K UHD (3840×2160) touchscreen15.6” LED-backlit Full HD (1920×1080) touchscreen

4.5mm-thin bezel with 90% screen-to-body ratio

Wide 100% sRGB color gamut

178° wide-view technology

Operating system Windows 10 Pro (ASUS recommends Windows 10 Pro)Windows 10 Home

 

Graphics Integrated Intel® UHD Graphics 620 NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Max-QVideo memory: 2GB GDDR5 VRAM
Main memory 8GB / 16GB  2133MHz LPDDR3 onboard 16GB 2400MHz DDR4 onboard
Storage 512GB/256GB PCIe® SSD512GB/256GB SATA3 SSD  512GB PCIe® SSD

512GB / 256GB SATA3 SSD

2TB SATA HDD 5400RPM

Connectivity Dual-band 802.11ac gigabit-class Wi-FiBluetooth® 5.0
Camera HD infrared (IR) webcam (supports Windows Hello)FHD world-facing camera (optional)
I / O ports Option 1 (without world-facing camera)2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C

1 x USB 2.0 Type-A

1 x Standard HDMI

1 x Audio combo jack

1 x DC in

Option 2

2 x Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 1

1 x Audio combo jack

1 x DC in

1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C (data transfer only)1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A

1 x USB 2.0

1 x Standard HDMI

1 x SD card reader

1 x Audio combo jack

Audio Certified by Harman KardonASUS SonicMaster stereo audio system with surround-sound; smart amplifier for maximum audio performance

Array microphone with Cortana voice-recognition support

3.5mm headphone jack

Battery 50Wh 3-cell lithium-polymer battery 57Wh 4-cell lithium-polymer battery86Wh 6-cell lithium-polymer battery (SSD SKU only)
AC adapter 65W power adapterOutput: 19V DC, 3.42W

Input: 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz universal

120W power adapterOutput: 19V DC, 120W

Input: 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz universal

Dimensions 305 x 196 x 16.9mm 357 x 226 x 20.9mm
Weight Approx. 1.3kg Approx. 1.9kg

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