Asus unveils new ZenBook and VivoBook Windows 10 laptops at Computex

Prices start at $1,299.

The highlight of Asus's mini-show was the ZenBook Flip S (UX370), which it says is the world's thinnest convertible laptop. Victor of the Computex 2017 d&i Award, the 2-in-1 features a dual-action ErgoLift hinge which allows the display to be flipped 360-degree.

To make for a smudgy metal trifecta, Asus trotted out a new ZenBook Pro. The 39Wh lithium-polymer battery in the ZenBook Flip S promises close to 11.5-hour battery life.

"The Flip S sports a 13.3" 4K display with a mere 0.24" (6.1 mm) bezel. Moreover, the user can log into the device by using the tiny fingerprint sensor, via Windows Hello.

The third and final new ZenBook is the convertible Flip S. ASUS claims it is the world's thinnest convertible laptop with a girth of just 10.9mm. The units are equipped with Intel's latest "Kaby Lake" processors, with the Core i7-7500U residing in the most powerful model. You´ll also get two usb type C ports with Thunderbolt 3 support.

As with all of ASUS' new launches today, the ZenBook 3 Deluxe comes with Windows 10 and includes a fingerprint sensor to enable biometric authentication with Windows Hello. The former is lighter than most, with a weight of about 2.4 pounds. "The VivoBook S means thin as well as a relatively light to carry around mainstream laptop.The 15.6" Full HD laptop is 17.9mm thick and weighs in at 1.5 kg, it comes with an aluminum casing. Despite the 4K display and plentiful processing power, ASUS is quoting a battery life of up to 14 hours.

Asus has also added a backlit keyboard to the product to provide a flawless device for low-light situations along with an integrated fingerprint sensor to access your device using Windows Hello.

VivoBook S15 is packed with Intel Core i7-7500U processor along with 16 GB DDR4 RAM and Nvidia GeForce 940MX graphics card. The notebook is available in several storage options, including one which has a 2TB HDD and a 512GB SSD. And it is not the first time a hardware maker has innovated the cooling system to reduce the bulkiness of the device.

ASUS also lifted the lid on a new smartphone, the ZenFone AR ZS571.

A slim and lightweight 15.6-inch Windows 10 laptop, featuring an intelligent dual-fan cooling system with a dual copper thermal module and heat pipes ensures the system stays cool during intense gaming sessions or under heavy loads. Prices for the Asus VivoBook Pro start from $799 (approximately Rs 51,600). It boasts a highly-accurate touchpad with smart gesture support and an ergonomic backlit keyboard. Asus said it will also offer a laptop with Intel's new Optane Memory, and this is where the story gets interesting.

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