Asus has renewed its ZenBook series of notebooks and launched three premium notebooks – ZenBook 13 (UX334), ZenBook 14 (UX434) and ZenBook 15 (UX534). All three new ZenBook models have a slim metal design and include ScreenPad 2.0, an updated Touchus touch pad with integrated Asus touch screen for increased productivity. The company also introduced the ZenBook Edition 30 (UX334FL), which boasts a genuine leather design and was designed to commemorate the thirtieth year since its foundation.
ZenBook 13 (UX334), ZenBook 14 (UX434) and ZenBook 15 (UX534) borrow design elements from their predecessors that were launched last August. The key change is the addition of ScreenPad 2.0, an improved touchpad iteration with a display that debuted on Asus ZenBook Pro 15 last year. The next upgrade comes in the graphics department, as the new ZenBook series is equipped with the Nvidia GeForce GTX 16xx or Nvidia GeForce MX250 graphics. Asus has not yet announced the prices and availability of updated ZenBook notebooks.
Speaking of the updated ScreenPad 2.0, it is a 5.65-inch full HD + (2160 x 1080 panel) IPS panel with a 178-degree viewing angle and precise touch-screen technology (PTP) that supports multi-finger gestures. ScreenPad 2.0 is a shared property between ZenBook 13 (UX334), ZenBook 14 (UX 434), ZenBook 15 (UX534) and ZenBook Edition 30 (UX334FL).
Asus ZenBook 30 Edition (UX334FL)
The Asus ZenBook 30 (UX334FL) is characterized by a high-end hand-sewn Italian leather design with a pearly white finish. The special edition laptop comes with a 13.3-inch high resolution display (1920 x 1080 pixels) with a 178 degree viewing angle and a 92 percent screen to body ratio. It is powered up to the 8th Gen Intel i7-8565U processor along with a maximum of 16GB of RAM and Nvidia GeForce MX150 GPU with 2GB of graphics memory. Storage space reaches up to 1 TB of PCIe Gen 3.0, while 50Wh 3-cell lithium-polymer battery provides juice.
Asus ZenBook 13 UX334
The Asus ZenBook 13 (UX334) features a 13.3-inch Full HD display (1920 x 1080 pixels) with a viewing angle of 178 degrees and a screen-to-body aspect ratio of 95%. The notebook can be configured with up to the 8th generation Intel Core i7-8565U processor, which is paired with up to 16 GB of RAM and up to 1 TB of PCIe 3.0 SSD. ZenBook 13 (UX334) offers a choice between Intel UHD 620 graphics and Nvidia GeForce MX250 GPU with 2 GB graphics memory. The notebook supports a 3D infrared HD camera and includes dual band Gigabit Wi-Fi support. The ZenBook 13 (UX334) features a 50W 3-cell lithium-polymer battery that lasts up to 14 hours.
Asus ZenBook 14 (UX434)
The updated Asus ZenBook 14 (UX434) features a 14-inch (1920 x 1080 pixel) display with a 178-degree viewing angle and a 92-percent screen to body ratio. It can be picked up in a model powered by the Intel Core i7-8565U from 8th Gen. However, the basic variant with the 8th Intel Core i5-8265U CPU CPU is also on the table, which is also the case with other laptops announced by Asus on Computex 2019. The graphics is processed by Nvidia GeForce MX250 GPU with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM. Buyers can configure ZenBook 14 (UX434) with up to 16GB of LPDDR3 RAM and up to 1GB of PCIe 3.0 SSD.
Asus ZenBook 15 UX534
The Asus ZenBook 15 (UX534) features a 15.6-inch 4K UHD (3820 x 2160 pixels) display with a 178-degree viewing angle and 92% screen-to-body ratio, but optional 15.6-inch Full-HD (1920 x 1080) pixels it is also on the table. Powered up to the 8th-generation Intel Core i7-8565U processor, featuring industry-leading 16GB RAM and a more powerful Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 graphics card with Max-Q design and up to 4GB of GDDR5 VRAM. Storage space goes up to 1 TB of PCIe 3.0 SSD, while 71Wh 8-cell lithium-polymer battery is there to keep the lights on.