ASUS has announced multiple new laptops in their ZenBook lineup and a new ExpertBook, all of them featuring Intel’s newest 11th Gen Core processors. These include the ZenBook S, ZenBook Flip S, ZenBook 14, ZenBook Flip 13, ExpertBook B9450CEA and ZenBook Pro 15.
Starting with the ZenBook S, the laptop features up to an 11th Gen Core i7, up to 16GB of RAM, up to 1TB of NVMe SSDs, and for ports it features two Thunderbolt 4 USB Type-C ports, HDMI port, a microSD card reader, and a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A port. It offers a 3:2 PANTONE-validated display with a resolution of 3300×2200, peak brightness of 500-nits and it covers 100% of the wide DCI-P3 color gamut and 133% of sRGB.
The ZenBook Flip S is similar to the ZenBook in terms of internal specs. The difference between the two laptops is stepless 360° ErgoLift hinge that lets the Zenbook Flip S convert into a tablet mode, along with the option to 4K VESA DisplayHDR True Black 500 certified touchscreen display that is Pantone Validated and has a colour gamut of 100% DCI-P3.
The classic ZenBook 14 also got an update, with the option to configure up to an 11th Gen Core i7, and up to an NVIDIA GeForce GTX MX450 GPU. The laptop features a new thermal design, NumberPad 2.0, a pair of Thunderbolt 4 ports, HDMI 2.0 port, microSD card reader and a 63Wh battery.
The ZenBook Flip 13 is a 13.9mm thin laptop that features a 13.3” OLED display, up to an 11th Gen Core i7 processor, Iris Xe graphics, 16GB of high-speed 4266MHz LPDDR4X RAM, and a 1TB PCIe SSD. The laptop features their 360° ErgoLift hinge, enabling a tablet viewing experience and the touchscreen supports stylus input with 4096 levels of pressure sensitivity.
For the business users, ASUS has announced the ExpertBook B9450CEA, which features 11th Gen Intel Core CPUs, Up to 32GB of LPDDR4X RAM, dual SSD storage options and a 66WH that ASUS claims lasted or 23 hours in their testing. The laptop is made out lightweight magnesium-lithium alloy that is MIL-SPEC 810-H rated, allowing it easily handle the day-to-day stresses.
Finally, the ZenBook Pro 15 is a laptop targeted towards professional artists with its 45W 10th Gen Intel Core processor, up to 16GB of DDR4 RAM and up to an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650Ti. For the display, ASUS offers an 3840X2160 resolution OLED panel that covers 100% of the DCI-P3 color gamut and has a peak brightness of 450-nits.