Asus Unveils ZenBook 3, Transformer 3 Pro Laptops In India
Asus, besides launching four smartphones under its Zenfone 3 series, has also launched two laptops namely the Zenbook 3 and Transformer 3 Pro. Priced at Rs 1,47,990 and Rs 1,44,990 respectively, the two devices will be available in the country starting October this year via major e-commerce websites and major offline retail stores.
Both the devices were introduced at Computex 2016 in May this year. At the time of the launch, the company said that the Windows 10-based ZenBook 3 is thinner than MacBook Air . It comes equipped with the world’s thinnest fan at 3mm and has a 12.5-inch Full HD display. The laptop is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor, packs 16GB RAM and offers 1TB PCIe 3×4 SSD support. It features a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 panel and promises to deliver up to 9 hours of battery backup. It also features a golf backlit keyboard and will come in Royal Blue, Quartz Grey, Rose Gold colour options. It also features a VGA resolution webcam.
Coming to Asus Transformer 3 Pro, the hybrid laptop is said to be thinner than Microsoft Surface Pro 4. The laptop features 12.6-inch WQHD (2880×1620 pixels) resolution display.
Harman Kardon audio with dual-front speakers for enhanced audio experience is also included. It is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor, clubbed with 1GB RAM, 1TB SSD support, 2MP IR + 13MP dual camera, USB and HDMI ports.
The company has also incorporated a stylus with the device along with a fingerprint sensor, Windows Hello biometric authentication support. The Transformer 3 Pro will be available in Gold colour variant only. Users also get one-month trial for Microsoft Office 365 service.