ASUS expanded its VivoBook and ZenBook line-up of laptops in India with the launch of four new laptops. These include the ASUS Vivobook Ultra 14, VivoBook Ultra 15, VivoBook Ultra K15 and ZenBook 14. The VivoBook Ultra K15 comes in as the successor to the VivoBook Ultra K14 launched in July this year, and the new ZenBook 14 is the upgraded version of the same model launched alongside the Ultra K14.
All four laptops are powered by the latest 11th-gen Intel Core processors with Intel Iris Xe graphics, intelligent cooling solutions, faster RAM, and expandable storage. The new range starts from Rs 42,990 and goes up to Rs 82,990 for the high-end model. Here are all details of the newly launched ASUS laptops in India.
ASUS VivoBook Ultra 14, VivoBook Ultra 15 and VivoBook Ultra K15 specifications and features
The VivoBook Ultra 14 and 15 are crafted from aluminium alloy and plastic. They weigh 1.4kg and 1.7kg, respectively. As the name suggests, the VivoBook Ultra 14 comes with a 14-inch full HD NanoEdge display offering a screen-to-body ratio of up to 85 percent. The UltraBook 15 features the same display but with a larger 15.6-inch panel. Both laptops are equipped with an HD camera on top bezel and Harmon Kardon-tuned speakers. The laptops feature full-sized backlit keyboards and touchpads.
In terms of core hardware, the VivoBook Ultra 14 features a 11th-gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 processor, whereas the Ultra 15 model can be configured with an Intel Core i3-1115G4 processor, Intel Core i5-1135G7 processor or Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor. Both laptops can be purchased with, Intel UHD, Intel Iris Xe, or NVIDIA MX330 graphics, depending on the variant. ASUS is offering these laptops with up to 8GB DDR4 RAM, up to 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD, and up to 1TB SATA HDD storage options.
These laptops boot Windows 10 Home Edition and are powered by a 42Wh Li-ion battery. Connectivity options include a USB 3.2 Type-A port, a USB 3.2 Type-C port, two USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI port, dual-band Wi-Fi 6, and Bluetooth 5.0, among others. ASUS is offering these laptops in Bespoke Black, Dreamy White, and Cobalt Blue colours.
The VivoBook Ultra K15 shares all its specifications with the VivoBook Ultra 15 but is being offered in different colours. The Ultra K15 model can be purchased in Hearty Gold, Transparent Silver, and Indie Black colours with metal lid.
ASUS ZenBook 14 specifications and features
Coming to the ASUS ZenBook 14, the laptop features diamond-cut aluminum alloy construct and weighs just 1.13kg. The laptop is only 14mm thin and is being offered in Pine Grey colour. It features a 14-inch LED-backlit full HD NanoEdge IPS display with 2.5mm thin bezels all around. The screen offers an impressive screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent. There’s an HD infrared webcam with support for Windows Hello.
The laptop has a full-sized keyboard with an ErgoLift hinge and NumberPad 2.0 touchpad, which doubles up as a number pad. In terms of audio, you get Harman Kardon speakers with a smart amplifier for maximum audio output. The laptop boots Windows 10 Home Edition out of the box.
Connectivity options on the laptops include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, two Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports, one USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A port, an HDMI port and a microSD card reader. The laptop is powered by a 67Wh lithium-polymer battery with up to 21 hours battery life and comes with a 65W Type-C power adapter.
ASUS Vivobook Ultra 14, VivoBook Ultra 15, VivoBook Ultra K15 and ZenBook 14 price in India
The ASUS Vivobook Ultra 14 starts from Rs 59,990, whereas the VivoBook Ultra 15 retails from Rs 43,990. The base model of the VivoBook Ultra K15 starts from Rs 42,990. Lastly, the top-of-the-line model, the ZenBook 14 starts from Rs 82,990. The VivoBook Ultra 14 is exclusive to Flipkart, whereas all other models can be picked from ASUS exclusive stores, offline partners, Flipkart, Amazon, Reliance Digital, Croma, and Vijay sales.